Busker Birthdays

Our performers are professionals who put on a show that is hilarious and engaging for the kids (even the parents get a kick out of it). The Entertainers who started Busker birthdays have over 30 years combined experience performing for kids and family crowds. They know how to get your crowd laughing and how to have loads of fun. Busker Birthdays was started by parents who are professional performing artists.

Ben 1 - BB“My son and his friends LOVED his Busker Birthday party last year. They can’t stop talking about having you back!” – Karen Wood  ( Knock on Wood Communications and Events)

Benoit Lavallee is a young talented magician that is really great with the kids.  Ben’s birthday party shows combine some amazing kids magic, stage magic, and comedy that keeps the kids giggling and engaged.  With a degree in theatre, and over 10 yrs experience performing magic, you and your kids will be amazed.  Fluently Bilingual, Ben performs shows in English and French. By special request Ben can levitate the birthday child! *Special charges apply for levitating children.


Mike 3 - BBMike Kosowan is an energetic and upcoming home-grown clown born and raised in Ottawa. As a University of Ottawa Theatre Graduate, Mike has trained as an actor and improvist. Mike has also taught workshops in improv, playback and magic. He has performed in a multitude of shows, and been featured at numerous festivals, fairs and events – even performed at Comicon! Mike is high energy, has great rapport with his crowds, and is always ready to surprise! (photo right)




Kevin Smith  is one of Ottawa’s up and coming magicians. You might have already watched him working table magic at an Ottawa restaurant! Kevin is great with the kids, and a really talented magician. He’s great for both the kids and the adults,  and delivers a show that you’re kids will keep talking about.  His birthday party show is packed full of interactive tricks that will keep your kids engaged and mystified!