Entertainment

Victorian Gardens has searched far and wide to bring our guests an entertainment schedule
that is jammed packed with laughs, magic, and surprises for our 2016 season!

Every weekend, our various entertainers will be performing live, interactive shows that all park guests can partake in!
Whether it’s helping King Henry and his friends with their tricks, laughing with Sammie and Tudie, hula hooping with Ellie,
everyone in the family is bound to have fun! Come on out to Victorian Gardens to join the good time!
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ENTERTAINERS

To see who is performing when, check out the upcoming Entertainment Schedule ».

Arnie Magic

Arnie's Magic

Arnie Kolodner has performed professionally in New York since 1983 after earning his BFA in Drama from NYU. From birthday parties, school functions and libraries to corporate family events, Arnie has established himself as a unique magician by presenting interactive performances that seamlessly weave amazing magic illusions into classic tales.
Arnie was named Best Children’s Magician by New York Magazine and has been featured in W Magazine, Town and Country Magazine, The New York Times, on NY1 TV, and The Late Show. Arnie has also been a featured lecturer at Kidabra, the international convention of professional children’s magicians. 

To Learn More: www.arnieparty.com

 Sunday, May 5, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
  Saturday, June 25, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
  Saturday, July 31, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm

All About Ellie

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Ellie is a professional circus entertainer, originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Her work has been featured internationally on stage, in television/commercials, in fashion, and in the center of circus rings across the country. She graduated from the University of Cincinnati, College-Conservatory of Music and currently resides with her husband and three tuxedo-kitties in Park Slope, Brooklyn.

To Learn More: www.AllAboutEllie.com

  Saturday, June 4, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
  Saturday, July 23, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
  Saturday, August 13, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm

Handsome Harry

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Handsome Harry has been a student of magic and circus arts for as long as he can remember. When he was 6, his mother taught him a basic juggling pattern and he never looked back. His years of experience performing his unique skill sets, for school programs, camps, organizations, and private events, have led him to create a high energy magic and juggling that thrills all ages!

  Saturday, June 26, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
 Sunday, July 3, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
  Saturday, August 20, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
 Sunday, Sept 4, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm

King Henry’s Magic Show

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As seen on his own TV show, King Henry is one of New York City’s funniest and most requested children’s magicians. During every show, King Henry asks for volunteers to help him perform various magic tricks. With his dapper attire and quick witted magic tricks, he keeps children and their parents laughing from start to finish. Watch out when he sneezes, because something magical is bound to happen.

To Learn More: www.kinghenryshow.com

  Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
 Sunday, June 18, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
  Saturday, July 16, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
 Sunday, July 17, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
 Saturday, July 30, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
 Sunday, August 28, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
 Sunday, Sept 11, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm

Michael Karas

Michael Karas Juggler

Michael is an international award-winning juggler who has toured the world for the past ten years with his incredible performances. He is not only dedicated to providing high quality entertainment – he is excited to work with you, customizing his acts to help get your message across. If you’re looking for a high energy performer who can both wow your audience and make them feel like they’re part of the act, book Michael Karas today.

To Learn More: www.mondaynightmagic.com

 Sunday, June 12, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
 Sunday, August 7, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
 Sunday, August 21, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
 Saturday, Sept 3, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm

Sammie & Tudie

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Come see why Sammie and Tudie are New York’s favorite Comedy Duo! With their signature brand of silliness, Sammie and Tudie will take both kids and parents on a wild ride of fun, magic, and zany props. Come see what everyone is talking about! Created for all members of the family. Stop by after each show to say hello!

To Learn More: www.sammieandtudie.com

 Monday, May 30, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
 Sunday, June 19, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
 Saturday, July 9, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
 Saturday, August 6, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm

Jam with Jamie

Jam with Jamie

“Jam with Jamie” provides children’s entertainment for Birthday Parties, Playgroups, and Events for 0-10 years old in New York & the Tri-State Area, Miami, Chicago, Dallas, Nashville, and Los Angeles. Our various packages include interactive music with props and instruments with the option to add-on balloonists, princess characters, face painters, customized songs, and a “jukebox hour” for adults to make your event rock! In addition to our summer concert series with Victorian Gardens we host weekly drop- in music classes in Central Park and Carl Schurz Par

To Learn More: www.jamwithjamie.com

 Sunday, May 29, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
 Saturday, June 11, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
 Sunday, July 10, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
 Sunday, July 24, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
 Sunday, August 14, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm
 Saturday, August 27, 2016 at 1.00 pm /3.00 pm/5.00 pm