interactive comedic characters


Give your guests a real Canadian experience by adding iconic characters to your event. These interactive comedic actors are FUN! They lend every event an excitement and sense of occasion that breaks the ice from the very start. Custom characters can be created just for your event. By tailoring costumes and personalities TENBC can come up with the perfect character for your party.

Comedic characters can add relief to any line up at the bar or food buffet. They can stroll and mingle, break the ice and give people something to talk about…not to mention the photo opportunities. Add comedic characters to your party…and get the camera ready!

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b.c. park rangers

Ranger Rick and Deep Forest Dan keep an ever watchful eye on the great forests of British Columbia -but they're taking the evening off to meet your guests.

These two classic forest rangers are perfect to represent the wilderness of BC with humour, energy and fantastic photo ops.

They'll break the ice at your event as they circulate, sharing hilarious wilderness survival lessons, zany stories of life in the woods and challenge your guests with their BC Nature Trivia Challenge -with fun prizes.

So start the camp fire and fill up your mug, it's time to get the forest party started!

captain george vancouver & saltspring

If you're already in Vancouver, the Captain should be part of the festivities, shouldn't he? Captain George Vancouver brought his ship around the Cape of Good Hope, and all the way up the Pacific Coast past California (stopping at Disneyland before his crew mutinied) and on to the Straights of Juan De Fuca.  Capt. George Vancouver is accompanied by his first mate Saltspring.

 Dazzled by the beauty of the land -the mountains....the emerald green of the Starbucks signs  Captain George & Saltspring will mingle with your guests, make them laugh at his wonderful, if slightly eccentric stories of their nautical adventures and current real estate investments in Kitsilano.

frances anne hopkins, explorer

Meet a true female Canadian hero! 150 years ago, Frances Anne Hopkins explored the great rivers of Canada by canoe -and captured the pristine beauty in her famous paintings.  She had married a Hudson's Bay official whose work took them both throughout Canada. She was a strong  woman with an adventurous spirit who is known today through her Canadian artwork.

This Canadian icon has been transported through time to meet your guests and share her amazing adventures. She loves all the wonderful technology on the 21st century and absolutely enjoys photo ops and friendly laughs. Francis Anne Hopkins truly is a unique character whose spirit defines Canada!

gassy jack

The legendary Captain John "Gassy Jack" Deighton was a colorful saloon keeper & hotel proprietor who opened The Globe Saloon/Deighton Hotel in 1867 for all the thirsty sawmill workers at a site that is now Carrall & Water Street in Gastown.

He earned his reputation for being "gassy" and entertaining customers with tall stories. Gassy Jack is perfect character to welcome you to Vancouver.

comedic mountie characters

When you have international guests visiting Canada, having them greeted by two  of Canada's iconic Mounties gives the event a great Canadian look. But that is just the tip of the ice-berg! Nothing can kick off the event better that the Mountie characters from Mounties 101. These comedic Mounties are played by veteran improv comedians with long lists of credits and client testimonies behind them.


the ski patrol

Since the 2010 Olympic Winter Games what could possibly define the Canadian west coast more perfectly than skiing and snowboarding?  THAT'S why veteran ski patrol leader Freddy Freerider & his young assistant Jake Jibber keep getting invited to events!  The hilarious Ski Patrol make their rounds with thier first aid kits checking pulses and wrapping up their favourite guests in swathes of tensor bandages. They'll even give 'em indoor ski lessons. Nothing is better than the Ski Patrol to break the ice!

train conductors

The Vintage Train Conductors break the ice and engage your guests at any event. Ideal for train station venues such as the West Coast Railway Heritage Park or Rocky Mountaineer Station, these dynamic characters greet guests as they arrive, establishing an exciting atmosphere before guests even set foot into the event. When the arrivals subside, the Train Conductors rove your event, facilitating interaction, lightening the mood and enhancing the style of the unique venue.


wild west characters

Gunslingers, Texas Rangers, Confederate Army soldiers and sexy saloon girls are a fantastic way to add flavour to your festival. Get drawn into the rivalry between The Earp brothers  and their outlaw enemies Billy Clanton & Tom McLaury as the showdown at the O.K. Corral gets closer and closer.  

Your guests can mix and mingle with the heroes & bad guys and the lovely saloon girls who are fed up with both sides.  This roving entertainment product includes actual gunfight with authentic six-shooters and film-quality blanks.


and many more!

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