Five Fun Facts About The 4th of July

Independence Day

Two hundred forty years ago the thirteen American colonies declared their independence from the British Empire. The United States of America was declared a new nation independent of their former rulers. 

Independence Day, more commonly known as the 4th of July, is now a national holiday. Ask any elementary school student what Independence day commemorates, and you'll receive an accurate response, but ask many adults and often you will find very ambiguous or even incorrect answers.

While we celebrate with firework displays, parades, barbecues, picnics, and family reunions, it's important to remember why we celebrate in the first place. 

Here are five fun facts regarding the 4th of July

1. Most historians believe that the Declaration of Independence was not actually signed on July 4, 1776. Most of the signers penned their name on August 2, 1776.

2. John Adams and Thomas Jefferson were the only two signers to later serve as presidents of the Unites Sates.

3. John Adams and Thomas Jefferson both died on the same day, July 4, 1826, the 50th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence. 

4. Calvin Coolidge is the only president to be born on the 4th of July.

5. The population of the United States in 1776 was 2.5 million compared to almost 324 million today. 


Los Angeles Magician Performs At Elementary School Fundraiser

Is your PTA/PTO looking to raise funds for your school? Having a magic show that will entertain the whole family may be the perfect solution. The best thing about this program is that it doesn't cost you any money upfront. Instead, the students sell tickets to the show, and we split the proceeds. You get an amazing magic show, and make money with no risk at all. Check out the video below from a show I did just last week in Los Angeles.

Los Angeles magician performs at an elementary school fundraising event. If you're looking for world-class entertainment that will help make your next event a huge success, call Lou today at 818-712-0075.

Bring Our Daughters and Sons To Work Day Features Amazing Los Angeles Magician

Bring Our Daughters and Sons To Work Day occurs on the fourth Thursday of April every year. and encourages parents to take their children to work for one day. Originally the day started as Take Your Daughters To Work Day in 1993 and was expanded to include boys in 2003.

This year I was the featured magician hired to entertain the sons and daughters of the employees for the very prestigious Latham & Watkins law firm in Downtown Los Angeles. The day consisted of two separate magic shows. The first show was for kids ranging in age from 4 to 7 years old, and the second show was for kids aged 8 to 17 years. 

It was a great day to share a bit of magic and the kids had a great time. I'm grateful for the opportunity to entertain all the kids, and I hope to be invited back next year!

Kids Magician In Los Angeles

Here we are at the beginning of 2016, and the year is off to a good start. At the end of 2015 I stopped all of my paid advertising for this site, but instead of seeing a decline in business, my birthday party bookings have increased. It turns out that Google has started ranking my site for Kids Magician In Los Angeles.

I guess all the hard work I put into laying the foundation for my kids birthday party magician website is finally paying off. 

2016 is already shaping up to be a great year, and I'm looking forward to bringing smiles, laughter, and amazement to families across Southern CA.

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Ten Best Magicians in Los Angeles on Thumbtack

As a Los Angeles magician, many of the jobs I get come from referrals. People like you who recommend me to their friends and family. Many of my clients also give me some great reviews which really help in getting more work.

I'm currently featured as one of the ten best magicians on Thumbtack where I have accumulated sixty four 5-star reviews. I actually have more 5-star Thumbtack reviews than any other magician in Los Angeles. It's a nice feeling to know that my clients care enough to leave a positive review and recommend me to their friends. 

This holiday season, I hope I have the opportunity to add a touch of magic to your holiday festivities!


Holiday Magic Shows

The holiday season is upon us, and that means people are having parties! December dates are already booking fast, and although I love performing at children's birthday parties, the next month or so will keep me busy performing at corporate holiday parties. 

I have another website that caters to the corporate market, and you can check it out here: Corporate Magician 

You can see videos of me performing for corporate audiences and see video reviews from many of my satisfied clients. If your company is having a part for the employees, please pass along my information. I know I can provide magic entertainment that will create happy memories that will last a lifetime!

World-Class Magic For Adult Audiences

Although I love performing for kids, most of my work is for adult audiences at corporate and social events. As a Los Angeles magician, I get the opportunity to share my special brand of magic entertainment at a wide variety of events ranging from birthday parties and weddings to trade shows and sales meetings.

Last week I was hired to perform for Kool And The Gang. After 50 years and 23 albums, the band was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame. You can read the story here:

I was hired to perform at the after party where 250 people gathered to celebrate this incredible honor. The guests were incredibly receptive to the magic, and were in a festive mood. The festivities continued long after I left the premises. It was an honor for me to perform for so many prestigious members of the entertainment industry.


Six Shows In Two Days For Sunshine Day Camp

Last week I had the pleasure of performing six shows in two days at six locations in Santa Clarita, CA for Sunshine Day Camps. Each location consisted of 30 to 80 kids, and the directors and counselors at each camp really did a great job of engaging the kids, keeping things in order, and creating a fun atmosphere for all the summer campers.

The kids were incredibly attentive, well-behaved, enthusiastic, and eager to participate. I can't really ask for much more than that. The following two videos were shot during the first day of shows.

If you're looking for interactive entertainment that will engage, amaze, and delight YOUR summer campers, give me a call. I'd love to add a touch of magic to the festivities.

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Corporate Entertainment That Will Make A Lasting Positive Impression

Aside from children's entertainment, I also perform at corporate events for adult audiences. From trade shows and sales meetings to award banquets and holiday parties, this is corporate entertainment guaranteed to make a lasting positive impression.

Please check out my corporate entertainment website at for information on how to make your next corporate event an amazing success!



Kids Magician In Los Angeles Is Available Throughout The Holiday Season

While most people in Los Angles are planning parties for the holiday season, there are still kids having birthdays. And while I'm booking more holiday parties than ever before, I'm still booking  shows for children's birthdays. Don't let your child feel left out. Have a party and give me a call. I guarantee to provide a magic show that will create memories your child will cherish for years to come.

Cheap Cartoon Online Traffic School Review


This has nothing to do with magic, but I wanted to share a great find. I recently received a traffic ticket, and to avoid having this on my record, I decided to do an online traffic school.

Picking an online traffic school seemed very daunting at first. After a search on Google, I found  Cheap Cartoon Online Traffic School. By using one of the affiliate links I was able to save $2 and get it for only $12.95. It's a great deal, and was by far the cheapest of all the schools I could find. 

If you want to save $2, please use my affiliate link:

Going through the course was quite easy. You have a choice to watch the online cartoons and play the games or to choose the text version. By choosing the text version you're able to get through this much faster. 

The test at the end was easy! I passed with no problem. You only have to get 70% of the answers correct to pass. If for some reason you don't pass, you can take the test over for free, but I doubt you'll have any problem on your first try. 

The certificate is sent to the court automatically, so you don't have to do anything else. The certificate is included in the price of the course. Great deal!

If you have to do traffic school, Cheap Cartoon Online Traffic School is fast, easy, and painless. You'll be grateful I sent you there. 

Click on my affiliate link, save $2, and get if for $12.95!

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Is Your Entertainer Insured?

The business of entertaining children is a fun and rewarding business, and it seems as if everyone starting out as a magician gets involved at some point in entertaining kids at birthday parties. Although it's a fun business, it's still a business, and every entertainer should have liability insurance. Liability insurance covers any spectator or member of the public that may suffer a loss or injury as a result of the magic performance. Always ask if your magician carries liability insurance. If he or she doesn't, I'd steer clear.

Although it's highly unlikely that anything would happen, wouldn't you want to know that your magician carries insurance in the unlikely event of an accident? I carry a $3,000,000 insurance policy that covers me and any member of my audience, so you can rest assured you're in good hands.  Liability insurance is good business.