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Labor Day Festival Pics

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

Shot from behind of Mystical Matthew & The Great Nancini Performing at Mansfield Labor Day Festival

The Mansfield News Journal just posted a photo gallery from the downtown Labor Day festival!

There’s three great pictures of us! They’re near the end. To save you the suspense, I’ve reposted them here!



Happy Labor Day 2011!

Monday, September 5th, 2011

Parade lineup of union workers

Happy Labor Day! We hope that you have a wonderful day with family friends, and all the people in your life that matter.

We’ll be spending labor day at our local festival in downtown Mansfield. You can catch our performance at 11:45AM. Be sure to hang out afterward to say hi! Heck, we might even hook you up with a balloon animal!

Thinking about Labor Day reminds me of how blessed we are to have awesome customers like you! I don’t do this nearly enough, but…


Fair and Festival Strolling Magic

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011

All of our fair and festival packages include strolling magic services.

If you’re not familiar with what this is, it’s where we engage small groups of attendees and perform close-up miracles David Blaine style.

We do this for a few reasons.


How to Stop Breaking Your Fair or Festival Budget!

Thursday, January 13th, 2011

Wanna know a secret?

You don’t have to drag in an act from halfway across the country to bring fun family entertainment to your fair or festival!

If you havent taken a look at our fair and festival page, you owe it to yourself to take a gander.


4 Things to Ask a Festival Magician

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010

Festival Ride
Image by zigazou76 licensed under Creative Commons

As a festival organizer you’re probably used to working with bands.

You know what questions to ask and what to look for. You know what red flags to keep an eye on and what pitfalls to avoid.

Magicians are different. How do you know you’re getting someone who’s actually prepared to perform at a festival?

Anyone who’s watched American Idol knows that countless people think they can sing but can’t. Likewise not everyone who wields a deck of cards is a magician.

One of our specialties is festival entertainment. We’ve built an entire act just to accomodate this market.

Here are the common pitfalls magicians fall into when performing at festivals. Ask about these up front and you’ll avoid disaster later.


Eliminate Festival or Event Planning Headaches Without Asprin

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010

Image of Woman with Headache
Image by Sarah G… licensed under Creative Commons

“Wow… I love you guys!” said the sound guy…

“You gave me a detailed outline of what you bring and how you’ll need it set! The group after you just scribbled down that they’d need assorted instrument mic’s!”

Yeah… That’s because we understand the business side of show business.

ShizDiz is a Mission, Not a Magic Show.