Checkers the Magician is among the most popular kid’s magicians in the Dallas, Fort Worth & North Texas areas. He has performed thousands of shows and entertained hundreds of thousands of kids who are sure to remember Checkers the Magician for the rest of their lives. If you are planning a birthday party or any event with kids, you must invite Checkers the Magician for a guaranteed fun experience! There is only one “Checkers the Magician” (Except for the other “Checkers the Magician” who lives in Canada). And I know what you are thinking… Does Checkers play checkers? NOPE – Checkers plays chess!