Entertainer Dale Obrochta Helps Library Attract Families

Art of Inflation Balloon Show

Entertainer, Dale Obrochta Helps Library Attract Families to Library. Public libraries are struggling to get families involved with kids’ programs. Highwood Public Library is using entertainment to overcome this problem. Orland Hills, March 8, 2016: Highwood Public Library presents a family-friendly balloon show, Art of Inflation, on Saturday, April 2.  This special event is designed to attract … Read more

Community Comes Together for St. Damian Golden Gala

Dale Obrochta Art of Inflation

The Peacock of Silliness Entertains the Oak Forest Families Orland Hills resident and professional balloon entertainer Dale Obrochta will be performing the Art of Inflation balloon show at the St. Damian “Golden Gala” Fashion show happening February 24th at Chicago Gaelic Park in Oak Forest. “This is going to be great event for families attending”, says Obrochta. “The comedy, choreography, … Read more

Entertainer Creates Awesome TEDxNaperville Stage

Balloon Animals Featured Blog Post, by Balloon Artist Dale Obrochta

The room goes black at TEDxNaperville and there in glowing neon balloons is the cryptic word “awesome”. Balloon entertainer Dale Obrochta has visually mind mapped Jill Shargaa’s presentation, “ Please, Please, People, Let’s Put the Awe Back in Awesome” out of twisting balloons. “This was a first for any TED/TEDx talk”, says TEDxNaperville producer Arthur … Read more

Halloween Hoopla

Gather the kids and bring them to Deerfield’s Annual Halloween Hoopla If you live in Deerfield, it’s time for the Annual  Halloween Hoopla at the Deerfield Park District this Saturday, October 29th, from 3:00-6:00 PM.  This Halloween event is a public event for the residents of Deerfield. Kids will be in costume, games, and balloon … Read more

Last Outside Balloon Show for 2011

Performing under the lights, but wondering if I should be wearing long underwear. The fun of outdoor performing makes each and every show slightly different. Some days you fight to keep from heat exhaustion and your balloons cool. Other days you realize that the jacket you tossed on really isn’t warm enough for a three … Read more

Educating with Balloons

Educating with Balloon Banner

Comedy, balloons, and knowledge twisted for an afternoon of educational fun. This coming Wednesday, October 19, 2011, I will be presenting to the Lombard Chamber of Commerce on How to Enhance Your Businesses through Your Image. This forty-five-minute presentation intertwines balloon art with business logic.  The Chamber will be videotaping the presentation to air on … Read more

Giggling in Delight at this Year’s Grundy Country Corn Festival

Balloon Animals - Corn, made by balloon artist Dale Obrochta

Get ready to be spellbound by the balloon artistry and giggle in delight at this year’s Grundy Country Corn Festival weekend, as it welcomes balloon artist Dale Obrochta, better known as Magical Balloon-dude Dale. Audiences will marvel as colorful 3-foot balloons twirl about as captivating music plays, and audience participants are transforming into stars. With … Read more

Cupcake Party at Swirlz Cupcakes

Swirlz Cupcakes

What’s the best gig you can work?  A bakery that specializes in cupcakes! The mouth watering little desserts that just makes you want to have just one more.  Now, that’s the type of balloon gig I like to work. I’m lucky this week because I will be working at Swirlz Cupakes Customer Appreciation  Day September … Read more