Frequently Asked Questions

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What age is the children's party suitable for?
As our parties are interactive are more suitable for 4-10 year olds but we can adapt to any ages and can also do weddings and adult birthdays without characters. Please ask for more info.
Can I have both characters?
Of course! Please look at package options.
Do you offer Disney characters?
No, we only have our own characters Chipper and Cherry. Disney characters are copyrighted and licensed to Disney.
Can you provide a cake?
Yes we can provide a Chipper and Cherry cake at an additional charge.
Do you supply party bags?
We do, please check if they are included in your party package at time of booking, if not they are available to buy at an additional cost.
What's in your party bags?
Party bags consist of a small toy, a mixture of sweets and a themed Chipper & Cherry colouring sheet with crayons. You can also upgrade to a giant lolly and more sweets at an additional charge.
How much is a deposit?
We simply ask for a non refundable 20% to secure the date of your party.
Can I cancel my party?
We require 7 days notice and you will lose your deposit.
Who are Chipper and Cherry?
Chipper and Cherry are two high energy loveable squirrels who love singing and dancing and making new friends. Chipper is cheeky and funny and Cherry is sweet and lovable.
Are all parties at Blackpool North Pier?
No you can have a party at any venue of your choice.
Can I request songs to be played at the party?
Of course, we have a wide range of songs. For any particular songs your child may love please contact us at least 24hrs before the party to make sure we have them on our system.
Can parents stay at the party?
Of course our entertainers have years of experience entertaining families and encourage the adults to stay; they enjoy it as much as the kids!
Could you come to my local play centre?
Yes we can, please check with the play centre before booking if they are happy for our characters to come to their centre.
What's the earliest notice you need to book?
As soon as possible! We're often booked well in advance so don't delay if you want to make sure you get the date you need!
Do I need to hire a DJ as well?
No if you want a disco before or after party please ask, we have a wide range of songs for all ages.
Do you provide food?
Yes we can, please ask when booking party.
Food allergies?
If you are having food from us and know of anyone who has an allergy coming to your party please let us know at least 48hrs before the party date.
Do you do home visits?
Yes please contact us for more information.
I'm a local business can we book you for an event?
Yes Chipper and Cherry are available for charity events, store openings and TV.
What's the minimum amount of children?
My child is scared of characters do you do parties without?
We do, if you still want a character though our characters are trained in these situations and can put your child at ease.
What games can you play?
We play all the traditional party games we all know and love plus some brand new ones.
We want to theme our party can you adapt the games?
Yes, your child may want be a princess, pirate superhero and we can adapt games to suit the theme of the party.
Do you provide sweets for games?
Yes we do, you can provide additional prizes if you wish.
How do I receive a character letter?
The letter will be sent to the email you provided at the time of booking.
Are you CRB checked?
Yes our entertainers are CRB checked.
Do you do other parties?
Partystars are family entertainers and provide entertainment for any occasion.
Can I have characters at weddings? Christenings?
Sure, it's a good way of keeping the children entertained and has proven to be very popular. Your adult guests can sit back and relax.
What is the schedule of party?
It depends on what party package you pick. Please call us and we can go through schedule and also adapt it to your needs.
I've paid for 20 but some don't turn up do I still have to pay full amount
Please see terms and conditions on your booking form.
Can you provide a bouncy castle?
No we don't do bouncy castles.
Do you do room decorations?
No we don't provide room decorations at this time.
I want to be a Partystar! How do I apply?
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