Capt. Red, the balloon man and Capt. Red, the organ grinder, are available to travel around the Province of Alberta. The Deleika barrel organ is a one of a kind in Alberta at this time and maybe Saskatchewan. Capt. Red travels with the organ as much as time and distance allow,
Balloon work has been done mainly on a localized basis, as there are a lot of balloon animal twisters in the province. Capt. Red uses ONLY Qualatex Professional Balloons
Santa Edson/St. Nicholas travel throughout the province and last year Santa Edson was also hired in Sherwood Park, Whitecourt, St. Albert, Stony Plain, Edmonton, Strathcona and CFB Edmonton.The sleigh knows no bounds.
To book Capt. Red Entertainment please use the contact form in the tab above and indicate the time, date and place you wish to have the appearance. Application does not guarantee the booking. Written confirmation from Capt. Red Entertainment reserves the date and time
Capt. Red per hour: $110.00 (2018 rate) Please call if time requirements are more than 4 hours at a session or if you require services for more than 2 consecutive days. (780-723-9148). We can adjust our rate somewhat for longer term commitments.
Santa Edson/St. Nicholas/Herbert the Clown per hour: $110 1st hr. (2018 rate)
Travel from Edson-return: $0.50km. Effective Jan 1, 2018 and subject to change with higher gas prices. Accommodation, meals etc, as required (Capt. Red will book)
Please book your intended date early to ensure your date is reserved. Tentative bookings will be held for 7 days until the return of signed agreements and any requested retainer. If the agreement and any required retainer is not returned within that time, the date will be released to other bookings. To enable scheduling, short notice bookings of less than 2 weeks where a retainer can not be made, may not be considered.
Payment in full (balance) is required on the day of the event , unless prior arrangements have been made and confirmed. Please place in an envelope as it is not good practice to see Capt. Red or Santa Edson accept cash.
~ Cash payment is required from individuals; cash or cheques are accepted from companies and organizations. Pre-payment is never turned down.
All work is done with an Appearance Agreement, and requires a booking retainer, for new clients of at least 1 hourly fee, plus estimated expenses. Retainers are non-refundable within 30 days of the service date. Capt. Red reserves the right to have someone else do the service work for him in case of illness or accident beyond his control.
Capt. Red Entertainment reserves the right to refuse doing anything deemed inappropriate to the images of Capt. Red and Santa Edson/St. Nicholas or inappropriate for children or against his ideals and beliefs. Prior arrangement will avoid embarrassments. Discretion lies solely with Capt. Red Entertainment.
Safety and comfort are mandatory on all jobs and Capt. Red/Santa Edson will not work if conditions pose a hazard to their health or safety - this may include exposure to weather and sudden extreme weather events, (the street organ can not be played in the rain due to electronics involved); hazards such as flying debris, exhaust fumes, smoke; threatening or rowdy guests or customers; excessive alcohol use and drunken behavior; verbal abuse from guests or staff; sudden illness or injury.. Capt. Red Entertainment alone will make the decision on whether they feel their health or safety are at risk and will shut down if they feel there is any risk whatsoever.