These Party Entertainment and Jumper Companies were voted the Bay Area’s 2022 Best of the Best by Bay Area Parent readers. Read the full list of winners here.
Gold: Ricky Roo & Friends Puppet Shows. Former preschool teacher Chris Rachowicz creates wacky puppet shows for birthdays, schools and camps, library programs and corporate events. Serves the Bay Area. rickyrooandfriends.com.
Silver: Andy Z. Serves the Bay Area. andyz.com/home.
Bronze: Rebecca the Balloon Lady. Serves San Jose and neighboring areas. rebeccatheballoonlady.com.
Gold: Ricky Roo & Friends Puppet Shows. This group performs for schools, camps, corporate events, birthday parties and more in the Bay Area. rickyrooandfriends.com.
Silver: Andy Z. andyz.com.
Bronze: Pump It Up of Belmont. Belmont. pumpitupparty.com/belmont-ca.
San Francisco and Marin
Gold: Ricky Roo & Friends Puppet Shows. Chris Rachowicz, a former preschool teacher, performs puppet shows for birthday parties, schools and camps, library events and corporate events around the Bay Area. rickyrooandfriends.com.
Silver: Music Time with Megan. Marin. musictimewithmegan.com.
Bronze: The San Francisco Bubble Man. San Francisco, North Bay, Peninsula. sfbubbleman.com.
Gold: Bri Crabtree’s Silly Circus Show. Bri Crabtree, based in Oakland, uses juggling, unicycling, magic, mime, dance and clowning in a hilarious show. sillycircusshow.com.
Silver: The Dream Top Entertainment. thedreamtop.com.
Bronze: Ricky Roo & Friends Puppet Shows. rickyrooandfriends.com.