Best Magicians in Chicago

Why These Magicians?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Chicago Magicians on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Neil Tobin Necromancer

  • Family Friendly

Neil Tobin Necromancer is a professional magician and entertainer based in the Chicago, Illinois metropolitan region. Utilizing a distinctive blend of the magical and the psychic, Neil brings mystery and fun to corporate events or private parties with sophistication and humor. Over the years, Neil has entertained millions through his long-running theatre performances and in numerous media appearances, including episodes of "Dead Famous," "Ghost Adventures," and the Michael Keaton thriller "White Noise." He was also recently featured on the WGN Morning News. Neil is equipped to perform one-on-one or in small groups with cocktail party shows during which he reads palms, tarot cards, or even a partygoer's thoughts. He also performs at theatre shows, featured performances, and in orchestra performances such as his unique spin on "Peter and the Wolf" called "Peter and the Werewolf." Reviews and a contact form are available on his website.

Oak Park, IL 60301


The Great Scott

  • Family Friendly

Scott Green is a Chicago-based family magician who specializes in birthday parties and themed magic shows. He performed his first show at 14 years old and now has appeared on local TV stations such as WGN, Fox, ABC, NBC, and CBS. Scott earned a law degree, but decided to follow his passion and now works as a full-time magician. He also offers a silly spooky magic show, winter show, and performs at educational school assemblies.

Chicago, IL 60625