Case Study: McDonald’s of Manhattan, IL, Remodel Celebration


McDonald’s of Manhattan recently remodeled and aimed to mark this milestone with a community event. The vision included a variety of entertainers and Mc Grimmas engaging with customers during a special lunch hour staff.


To find an entertainer who could cater to both kids and parents, bringing joy and laughter to the celebration.


Julie Travers, the Community Director for McDonald’s Francies, recommended Dale Obrochta and his balloon entertainment as the perfect fit for the event.


Dale Obrochta took center stage on the day of the celebration, showcasing his mesmerizing balloon artistry, humor, and interactive entertainment. The event drew a packed house as people gathered to partake in the festivities and celebrate the successful remodel.

McDonalds Manhatten Grand Opening
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  • Dale’s performance exceeded expectations, eliciting laughter from both kids and parents.
  • The atmosphere was electric, creating a sense of community and excitement.
  • Julie Travers and the franchise owners were delighted with the event’s success.


Dale Obrochta’s balloon entertainment proved instrumental in making McDonald’s of Manhatten’s remodeled celebration a resounding success. The event not only met but surpassed the goal of creating a lively and engaging community experience, leaving lasting memories for both customers and staff.

Key Takeaway:

Choosing the right entertainer can elevate a community event, fostering a positive and joyful atmosphere that resonates with customers and strengthens community bonds.