Magician Cotswolds

Magician Cotswolds

Close-up Magician | Table Magician

Nick Rushton has been a full-time professional Cotswolds Magician for over 20 years. During this time he has performed on BBC1, Channel 5, and SKY 1 and has won top awards in the art of magic.

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He is now one of the busiest and most successful magicians in Cotswolds and in fact the UK, working for large well-known companies, entertaining famous A-list celebrities and VIPs, as well as performing at hundreds of private events, parties and weddings each year.

Although Nick works all over the UK, he is always keen to perform locally at the wonderful venues that Cotswolds has to offer.

If you are hosting a private party, getting married or holding an important corporate event in the Cotswolds area, Nick Rushton will be the perfect magician to keep guests totally entertained.

His amazing close-up magic, mind-reading, table magic and fun sense of humour will without any doubt be a huge hit with your guests, colleagues or clients. Add the wow factor to your next event!

To read more about how Nick’s magic will work at the type of event you are holding, please follow the links below:

What kind of Magic does Nick perform?

Magical Entertainment | Close Up Magic | Mind Reading & More!

Nick is an expert close up magician, table magician, mind reader plus much more. His close up magic routine is very fast-paced, fun and exciting to watch without any long, drawn-out “tricks” that many others may include.

His close-up and table magic include skilful card magic far beyond any “card tricks” you’ll have seen before, coins that vanish and reappear, magic performed with elastic bands, borrowed rings, iPhone’s and other small objects plus much more.

Fork and spoon bending may also be a feature of Nick’s set. Mind reading always goes down extremely well too – telling someone the card, the person’s name or an object they are thinking of has a huge impact to name just a few routines Nick performs.

When Nick works out your PIN number it really is outstanding and gets incredible reactions from guests! So if you are looking for a close-up magician, a Table Magician or a Mind Reader in Cotswolds please get in touch for a free no-obligation quote.

What types of events does Nick entertain at?

Whether you are holding a small private party, a wedding or organising large corporate events, Nick’s amazing magic will be the perfect way to break the ice, get everyone talking and is guaranteed to astound everyone!

Hire a magician in Cotswolds – Contact Nick For A Free Quote

Private parties – Book a professional close up magician

Close up magic for important milestone birthday parties is very popular and Nick’s close-up magic is ideal for family audiences. Performing magic right under guests’ noses creates a personal connection and a fantastic atmosphere that you just don’t get with stage magic.

So if you are about to hold a 16th, 18th, 21st, 30th through to 100th birthday, Nick has entertained at them all and will be the perfect choice to make your birthday event unforgettable!

Book Nick Rushton, Cotswolds party magician for your special occasion today!

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Wedding magician Cotswolds

Weddings are Nick’s main line of work throughout the summer months. He regularly attends 2 – 3 weddings per week on average and has done so for over 20 years.

Having a close-up magician during the photos/drinks reception, between courses of the wedding breakfast, or as part of the evening entertainment is a brilliant way to keep guests thoroughly entertained.

Here is a list of the most popular options at weddings:

Options for wedding magician Cotswolds

  • Mix and Mingle Magic During Drinks Reception / Photos
  • Table magic between courses of the wedding breakfast
  • Performing close up magic after the speeches but before the evening disco gets going
  • As part of the evening entertainment in a quiet area such as a bar or side room.


Nicks magic is always one of the main talking points and highlights of every wedding he’s performed at. Read more about hiring Nick as your wedding magician here.  Secure your date as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

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Close up Magician For Corporate Events

Cotswolds corporate magician Nick Rushton has vast experience entertaining at corporate events. He has entertained many well-known companies (and plenty you’ve never heard of too!).

  • Cocktail party
  • Office and staff parties
  • Black tie balls
  • Charity events
  • Trade shows and exhibitions
  • Conferences
  • Dinner party
  • Product launch
  • Gala dinners
  • Christmas parties

Read more about Corporate Event Magic

Does Nick have insurance?

Yes, Nick is a member of Equity and this includes Public Liability Insurance which is required by most if not all the venues in Cotswolds. He has been a full-time professional magician for over 20 years so you are in safe hands!

Is Nick good?

No – Nick is not good, he is actually World Class and has been accredited with awards from “The World Magic Awards”, “The Magic Circle” and also the “International Brotherhood of Magicians”. However, you can’t beat the opinions of real people who have met Nick and seen his visual magic tricks and sleight of hand magic first hand.

Below are some comments from clients who have booked Nick as a Cotswolds magician:


Close up magic Feedback For Cotswolds magician

Nick always gets rave reviews from his clients – he deserves a gold star!

“Hi Nick, Thanks so much for Friday night. As I’m sure you know, everybody was knocked out by your performance. What a clever guy!! … Thanks again for a great night and I’m sure you will get more bookings from family and friends just as soon as we have something else to celebrate! Kind regards, Sue”

Susan Doherty – Close up magician for a 21st Birthday Party

“Hi, Just wanted to say a big thank you for attending our wedding yesterday. Everyone was very entertained and were talking about it all night, we all really enjoyed it. Thank you again”

Tracy and John – Close up magic for a Wedding

“Thank you very much – everyone said you were absolutely incredible!

I couldn’t believe how good the magic was. I will recommend you to many people. Thank you for making it a party to remember. I am sure I will be in contact in the near future for more events or people will be who I have recommended you to. Kind regards”

Charlotte Fearnside – 18th Birthday Celebration

Read More Feedback Here …


Award-Winning Cotswolds Magician

Magic Circle

The Magic Circle

“Young Magician Of The Year”

World Magic Awards

The World Magic Awards

“Best Young Performer”

International Brotherhood Of Magicians

“British Junior Magical Champion”

As Seen On Television

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How To Book Your Magical Entertainment

First of all, please get in touch to check availability for your event date. All enquiries are answered very quickly Monday – Friday from 9am – 5pm.

If available and you wish to proceed with the booking, an email will be sent to you with a link to book online. All bookings are confirmed online using a secure and efficient booking system. At this stage, a deposit will be required to save your date, payable by bacs, cheque, credit/debit card or PayPal.

Nick is very friendly and offers superb advice based on his extensive experience, so why not get in touch to discuss your event today.

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Venues Nick has worked at in (and near) Cotswolds include:

  • Blenheim Palace – Woodstock
  • Ellenborough Park – Cheltenham
  • Sudeley Castle – Winchcombe
  • Cripps Barn – Bibury
  • Calcot Manor – Tetbury
  • The Manor House Hotel – Castle Combe
  • Kingscote Barn – Tetbury
  • The Painswick – Painswick
  • The Great Tythe Barn – Tetbury
  • Cowley Manor – Cheltenham
  • The Barn at Upcote – Cheltenham
  • The Kings Head Hotel – Cirencester
  • Thyme – Southrop
  • The Frogmill – Andoversford
  • Manor by the Lake – Cheltenham
  • The Greenway Hotel & Spa – Cheltenham
  • The Old Lodge – Minchinhampton
  • Stanway House and Fountain – Stanway
  • Caswell House – Brize Norton
  • The Slaughters Manor House – Lower Slaughter

to name just a few!

Areas Covered: Cotswolds Magician

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Cirencester, Cheltenham, Stroud, Bourton-on-the-Water, Stow-on-the-Wold, Moreton-in-Marsh, Burford, Winchcombe, Broadway, Tetbury, Nailsworth, Painswick, Northleach, Lechlade, Fairford, Chipping Campden, Blockley, Bibury, Chipping Norton, Tetbury, Woodstock.

About The Area:

The Cotswolds is a region in South West England renowned for its idyllic and quintessentially English countryside. Its charm lies in rolling hills, picturesque villages, honey-colored stone cottages, and lush green landscapes. This enchanting region is a popular destination for weddings, offering a romantic and timeless backdrop for couples seeking a picturesque and memorable celebration.

Scenic Beauty: The Cotswolds’ natural beauty provides an enchanting setting for weddings. Couples can exchange vows in gardens adorned with vibrant flowers, alongside meandering streams, or in historic churches nestled within charming villages. The stunning landscapes of the Cotswolds make for exquisite wedding photography.

Historic Venues: The Cotswolds is home to numerous historic venues that are perfect for weddings. Castles, manor houses, barns, and elegant country estates offer a range of options for couples looking to host their special day in a unique and timeless setting.

Charming Villages: Cotswold villages like Stow-on-the-Wold, Burford, and Bibury provide an intimate and romantic atmosphere for weddings. Cobblestone streets, thatched-roof cottages, and village greens create a charming ambiance that is ideal for small, intimate ceremonies.

Local Cuisine: The Cotswolds boasts a rich culinary heritage, and many wedding venues offer locally sourced, farm-to-table dining experiences. Couples and their guests can savor delicious Cotswold cuisine and fine wines as part of their celebration.

Guest Accommodations: The region offers a wide range of accommodation options for wedding guests, including boutique hotels, cozy bed and breakfasts, and self-catering cottages. This ensures that loved ones can enjoy an extended stay and explore the Cotswolds’ beauty.

Outdoor Celebrations: With its lush countryside, the Cotswolds is well-suited for outdoor weddings, from garden ceremonies to marquee receptions. Couples can embrace the open spaces and fresh air while celebrating their love.

Exclusive Events: Many venues in the Cotswolds offer exclusive use for weddings, providing couples and their guests with a private and intimate experience. This allows for a truly personalized celebration.

In summary, the Cotswolds’ natural beauty, historic charm, and culinary delights make it an enchanting region for weddings. Couples seeking a romantic and timeless backdrop for their special day will find the Cotswolds to be a dream destination for their celebration of love.

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