Services by Balloons By Mike

bunch of balloon animals

Make your next event special with Balloons By Mike. Mike provides entertainment for kids of all ages in Northern Virginia. Balloons By Mike is based out of South Riding, VA and serves the Loudoun, Fairfax, Arlington, and Prince William counties in Northern Virginia. There may be an extra travel fee for events in Washington, DC, Maryland, or other parts of Virginia. Mike is mainly available on weekends but may be able to help with events during the work week.

Mike Becvar is a professional balloon twister. He is available to make balloon hats, animals, and other fun objects at picnics, birthday parties, family reunions, restaurants, grand openings, fundraisers, school carnivals, block parties, or other community events in Northern Virginia where kids are gathered. Balloons are a fun addition to any party or special event.

NOTE: Balloons are not appropriate for young children who still put things in their mouths. Balloons can be a choking hazard and should not be given to children under the age of three.

Birthday Parties

Yes, Balloons By Mike does birthday parties. Balloons are a great treat for the guests at your child's birthday party. Balloons By Mike has a one hour minimum for all parties. The amount of time required depends on the number of children expected so that there is enough time for all of the kids to get a balloon. The more time that Balloons By Mike is at the party, the fancier the balloons can be. Balloons By Mike can make balloons for a maximum of 25 children in one hour.

Restaurants, Festivals, Fairs, and Picnics

Menu Board at a festival

Yes, Balloons By Mike does restaurants, festivals, fairs, block parties, and corporate or church picnics. No event is too big. Balloons By Mike can recruit his friends to help with balloons, face painting, and other forms of entertainment. Balloons By Mike was a regular at Moe's Southwest Grill in South Riding with visits every other Tuesday for Kid's Night from June 2010 until December 2014. In 2016, he started doing balloons and face painting at Moe's Southwest Grill in Leesburg, VA.

Please book early for large events.

Balloons By Mike has been at a variety of events in the Northern Virginia and Washington, DC area. He has done balloons or face painting at area events including:

Face Painting

Painted Faces

Mike Becvar is also a professional face painter. He is available to do face painting at birthday parties or other special events. Kids love to have their faces painted to look like their favorite animals or superheros. With small groups, Mike can do both face painting and balloons for the children at the event.

Mike always uses makeup specifically designed for painting faces. He likes using face paints from SNAZAROO USA. NEVER allow your children to be painted with acrylic paints, tempera paints, colored markers meant for use on paper or any other product that was not specifically designed to be used and worn on the face. The paints that Mike uses can be washed off easily with soap and water.

Visit Face Painting By Mike for more information and pictures of Mike's face painting designs.

Clown, Pirate, and Elf

Mike Becvar is a professional clown, Sir Toony Van Dukes. Sir Toony loves to clown around with children of all ages. When Sir Toony attends a special event, he can often be found entertaining people with his juggling or some of his pocket tricks. He can also do face painting or make balloon animals. Mike can also come to events as a pirate, elf, or astronaut. Other options may be available to fit your theme.

Visit Sir Toony Van Dukes for more information and pictures of Sir Toony.

Planning a Successful Party


If you are planning a party and intend to hire a children's entertainer, here are some tips to consider.