Summer 2020 Virtual Programs

Erica Carlson entertains children and their families with balloon sculptures, magic shows, and more. For over 20 years, Erica has made life better for thousands of people in the Central Ohio area at private parties, company events, festivals, libraries, child care centers, and schools. She can teach workshops showing kids how to twist their own balloons, and she is even friends with the Easter Bunny!

About Erica

Based in Central Ohio, and as a former teacher and camp counselor with 20 years of entertainment experience, there’s nobody better-suited than Erica to entertain your kids!

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Upcoming Events

Saturday, September 30, 2023
  • FREE Birthday Magic with Sedgie the Hedgie | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    4500 Hickory Chase Way, Hilliard, OH 43026, United States
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    This FREE program will be held at the Columbus Metropolitan Library's Hilliard Branch.
    Program Description: You know what makes people happy? Birthdays! Yup, turning another year older is the BEST! Let’s make the library’s 150th birthday the best one yet by celebrating with a joyful magic show…surprises, tricks, and Sedgie the Hedgie, a LIVE hedgehog, will make this birthday one to remember!
    (Recommended for preschool-early school age kiddos.)

Sunday, October 1, 2023
  • Buddy Walk | 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
    2015 Recreation Trail Obetz, OH, United States
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    Come be a part of a HUGE event to support and celebrate indivudals with down syndrome and their famlies. Erica and a 6-person crew will be doing balloon twisting and aribrush tattoos to add lots of fun to this uplifting walk. Located at The Fortress in Obetz, Ohio. Registration and more info:

Wednesday, October 4, 2023
  • Benny's Pizza | 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
    968 Columbus Ave, Marysville, OH 43040
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    Come enjoy a yummy dinner and get unique balloon creations from Erica as she goes from table to table!

Friday, October 6, 2023
  • Miller Park Library | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
    Miller Park Library 1901 Arlington Ave, Columbus, OH 43212, United States
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    FREE Storytime Program! This interactive storytime is great for a family audience with kids ranging from age 2-7. Erica will use fun props to tell some original stories and reveal Sedgie the Hedgie, the live hedgehog, by the end!

Sunday, October 8, 2023
  • The Maize at Little Darby Creek | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    8657 Axehandle Rd Milford Center OH 43045 United States
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    Enjoy pumpkin season with this fun family place! Erica will be twisting balloon creations for all. There is the maize, pumpkin blasters, a ropes couse, rubber duckie water pump races, bunnies, goats, slides, and more!

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