Making my mark at the Mercy Home St. Patrick’s Day Party.

Balloon Animals Featured Blog Post, by Balloon Artist Dale Obrochta

This was the first year doing balloon entertainment for Mercy Home for Boys & Girls St. Patrick’s Day celebration. The crowd size for this even reached 1,500-2,000 people. Lucky for me I wasn’t the only balloon twister performing that day. There were four balloon artists and four face painters. The start was slow because of … Read more

How did I get that poll question about Superhero or a Sidekick?

Balloon Animals Featured Blog Post, by Balloon Artist Dale Obrochta

The question really came from a member of the Olympia Fields Country Club.  I have been balloon entertaining at the club for about 10 years and do all the holiday parties.  This year, while talking with the Banquet Manager, a father and his son stepped in to the manager’s office to wish everyone a Happy … Read more

Did you just take my picture?

Balloon Animals Featured Blog Post, by Balloon Artist Dale Obrochta

Fox’s Restaurant in Orland Park is known for it’s St. Patrick’s Day party and this year with it happening on a Monday made the weekend busy. Friday night I was doing my roving balloon entertainment and on completion the family asked if I could pose with the kids and their balloon animals. This happens often … Read more

Start thinking about upcoming holidays.

Balloon Animals Featured Blog Post, by Balloon Artist Dale Obrochta

Entertainment Tip 1 September 5, 2002 mbd2.com update notice – New Look I realize it’s only September, but if you’re a balloon entertainer, you have to start thinking of the holiday season. Halloween has become a big entertainer’s event, with Park Districts and Country Clubs. Now is the time to start thinking about Halloween balloon … Read more