Central Florida's Most
Popular Magician,
        Ventriloquist & 
                 Family Entertainer!

John Carlson will make your 
               next event a smashing success!



Celebrity Testimonials 

Ventriloquist in NJ

"Dear John, thank you for your participation during our annual Easter Egg Roll.
Your magic entertained and helped create memories for thousands of families."
- George W. Bush, President

Magician in NJ

"John you really helped make Kino's birthday a special and memorable day for him. He really enjoyed you!! I was very impressed with your professionalism & care for the children. I hope our paths cross again."
- Jimmy Smits, TV's NYPD BLUE


New Jersey Magicians

"The show was fantastic, Mingus really enjoyed you! I am going to recommend you to everyone."
- Supermodel Helena Christiansen


Magicians in NJ

"Man! That show was GREAT! You made my son feel like a million dollars!"
- Actor Norman Reedus
(Blade 2, Deuces Wild, Boondock Saints)

Magician in New York City

"You not only entertained the kids, but the adults wouldn't stop talking about your show. You should be an actor".
- Clem Caserta
(Analyze This, Casino, A Bronx Tale, Goodfellas & more)


 Magicians in NYC

"I really enjoyed the magic show, it was fantastic. Lily and her friends thought you were so funny".
- Isabel Rose, Movie Star & Singer (Anything but Love)


Magicians in Long Island

- John appears with Barbara Eden of 'I Dream of Jeannie' 


Magicians in Staten Island

"I could not figure out how in the world you made that Gatorade bottle disappear. You are my favorite magician!"
- Dennis Byrd - NY Jets


Magicians in Philadelphia

- John's puppet Rocky sings a special tune forTony Bennett.


Manhattan Magicians

"Thank you for making my 70th birthday party extra special.
The kids and the adults thoroughly enjoyed it!"
- William Kunstler


Magicians in Brooklyn

John Carlson has appeared at Six Flags during a special family day celebration for the
owners of Six Flags and their families.


Magicians in New York

"Through the years we have had every type of entertainment at our children's parties that you could imagine. Nothing compares to the magic of John Carlson. I can see why he gives such a strong guarantee, he's the best there is"!
-Michael Modell 

magicians for hire in nj

to watch John on Expert TV... ONLY if you're serious about having an expert at your next event!

Birthday Mom's Survival Guide 

John Carlson's "Birthday Mom's Survival Guide" is a must-have for birthday moms. John lays out a detailed, step-by-step guide to assist birthday mom's in the party planning process. John lends priceless insight from over 25 years experience as a birthday party performer.

Magic Author

John Carlson has recently authored the bestselling book, "Magic for Kids, Not for Dummies". Receiving rave reviews, the book teaches YOU easy to learn magic tricks that you can use to fool friends and coworkers! Be sure to ask John for a complimentary autographed copy when you book your event.

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