Looking for Family Entertainment?

Funny Money productions has been providing quality entertainment for over 30 years. Unlike an agency we network with fellow performers to bring you the finest talent. We can provide Balloon artists, Balloon Decor, Face painting, magicians, Stilt Walkers, fire performers or anything you might be looking for!!

Check out below for Prices.

Tampa Bay’s Best

The Master Balloon Artist     

$10 per child (Minimum of 10) or $250 per hour

Mark Byrne, Master Magician, Balloon Artist, and Balloon Art Instructor.  Mark is known for incredible, life-sized balloon art installations including landscapes, dresses, and costumes.   He designed a course in balloon art that has been an international best-seller for over 12 years and is an award-winning, world-class entertainer that performs for audiences in China, Australia, Europe, and all over the United States. Fun for all ages… SEE ADULTS HAVING BALLOON FUN AT VEGAS TRADESHOW .

Mark is funny, magically fast, and loves to entertain. It’s hard to track his movements as he wows the kids with custom designs including People, Toys, Animals, Vehicles, and amazing Balloon Hats.  Fast, even with complex designs, he delivers 20 to 25 balloon creations per hour.  Please note, that due to demand, Mark’s availability may be limited.  Please make your reservations as far in advance as possible.

Interactive Balloon Art

Big Magic Show!

Starts at $500 depending on location and day of the week.

Complete with a backdrop, music, and audience participation.

this 30-45 minute show is perfectly paced to keep the awe factor rising.  The show features a finale your guests will talk about for years as magical creatures come to life in fun and mind-bending ways.

Check out this snippet of his show! SEE LIVE PERFORMANCE HERE!


(Balloons Art, Decor and face painting are additional charges)

••• MAGIC •••

The “really” big magic show 

Starts at $700 depending on location and day of the week.

This is Mark’s flagship show.  Your designated space is transformed into a theater complete with a velvet backdrop and music that sets the stage for the wonder of magic.  This 45- 60 minute show amazes from start to finish with a memorable finale involving Mark being swallowed whole by one his balloons.  Shows can be tailored for families, adults, and corporate events.  


This is the finally of his show!

(Balloons Art, Decor and face painting are additional charges)

The Strolling Magician/Close-up Experience

Starts at $250 depending on location and day of the week.

For larger parties or loose crowds we offer Strolling Magic. It can be added to a show for a Pre-show or Post Show Fun. This is a mobile show that takes up the space of one extra guest… a Master Magician. Entertainment Specialists mingles and performs through your party gathering small groups together to give them an intimate one on one. Mark can entertain 50 per hour in a banquet setting, 25 per hour in a cocktail setting  SEE A LIVE CLOSE UP PERFORMANCE!

(half hours are available too)

Custom Magic Effects or Balloons Art

You need something to magically Appear? or disappear? Need an effect for TV Commercial or Trade show? You want your product made out of balloons? Want to surprise your significant other?

We can do that and more...

Call or Text for a Quote 727-742-6713

Imagine there is no line at a busy carnival or big event.... Everyone can distance themselves their own comfort level.

instead the artist is calling off number for who is next. It is a system where your guests can do other fun activities while holding a virtual place in line. Our artists can end the line on time.

At no charge you can add the “NO Line method”

Arches Start @ $200

Or $10 per foot

Columns Start @ $100 each

(10 foot or less.3 ft Balloon or Mylar topper Extra)

Topiaries & Centerpieces

Start @ $35 each

Helium Balloons 12” $3 each  (dozen minimum Plus Travel)

Balloon Drops Start @ $200

(100 balloons)

Organic Design Starts @ $500

or $50 per foot

Or Custom call for Quote

727-742-6713 Text or Call

Decor can make your party that much more fabulous!!


We network with other entertainers if we do not fit your budget Price based upon availability

“Did you know a single store bought Mylar Balloon can cost up to $20?”

“Did you know Balloons are made of tree sap and are biodegradable?”

“Most goodie bag items are just tossed in the trash!”

Our balloons if cared for can last up to 3 weeks!!

Magic Suitcase show

Starts at $250 depending on location and Day of Week

This is a 20-30 minute sleight of hand show that has the audience asking “How did he do that?” from beginning to end.  Magical Suitcase that springs into action. No backdrop, or music so the audience is exclusively focused on the magic. Absolutely mesmerizing to see. 

(Balloons Art, Decor and face painting are added charge)

••Mermaid Parties••

(pirates too...)

Have a real live mermaid visit. Sarina the Mermaid is a regular at the 5 Star Resort the SandPearl Resort and the Opal Sands. Sarina arrives by portable Seashell Throne. She can interact with guests on dry land or in the water!

Sarina’s tail is no toy... it is a movie quality dragon silicon prosthetic. The best reactions from children are “You are a REAL mermaid!!” She poses for pictures and swims, plays games in your pool. She also has a story time and gives children mermaid scales from her other mer-friends. A Pirate can be added to the fun and help keep the “boys” occupied.

Sarina does have a mermaid wrangler (2 people total) to help her get around on dry land.

$200 per hour

(Make the handler a pirate for extra $100 per hour)


Past Shows, performances, tradeshows and amazing balloon art for high end events.

Adults love our

Mer-Folk too!!

Captain MAx Bubbles

Cleanest Pirate ever!

Captain Max Bubbles Awesome Bubble party is a fun interactive outdoor activity. (or a really big room) a crew is gathered of bubbleers and swashbubblers. Bubbleers make bubbles and swashbubblers pop the bubbles with inflatable swords.

Captain Max makes special bubbles too. Giant air whale bubbles up to 20 ft long. cascade of hundreds of bubbles with his special tools. He can even create smoke filled bubbles and fireball bubbles too.

$300 per hour

(over 25 kids add an extra pirate to keep them in line $100)

Captain Max with his dog

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