Characters Unlimited, Inc.
Olaf & Karina Stanton
709 Foothill Court
Boulder City, NV 89005
Text the word: CHARACTERUNLI To: 72727
- Museum Characters
- Penny Machines
- Holiday Characters
- Historic Characters
- Animals and Monsters
- Wall Mounts and Statues
- Birds and Dinosaurs
- Fortune Tellers
- Custom Characters
Hours of OperationMonday-Friday: 8AM to 4PM
Olaf Stanton, the president and founder of Characters Unlimited Inc, grew up and worked during his adolescent life in the booming tourist town of Wisconsin Dells, WI. He learned how to build non-animated “dummies”, or characters, from his stepfather back in the 1970s. Surrounded by entrepreneurs his entire life, Olaf knew that he wanted to start a venture of his own. So, after graduating college, he packed up and headed West to a small town outside of Las Vegas called Boulder City, NV where he founded Characters Unlimited, Inc.
In the early years of Characters Unlimited, (way before ecommerce!) Olaf and his wife Krishun would go on selling trips with a van full of various themed characters to sell. They would stop at trading posts, gift shops, and various tourist attractions all across the West, in search of new customers. Between then and now, advancements in our products such as talking and moving movements, the introduction of new products such as the Zoltar Speaks® fortune teller, Man in Outhouse, and animated animals have grown the company into something far more than its beginnings.
Today, our team at Characters Unlimited is proud to provide customers all over the world with quality, hand-crafted, static and animated characters of all kinds. We work with companies of all sizes and budgets. Some of the companies that we are grateful to have worked with include Bass Pro Shops, Circus Circus, SLS Las Vegas, Cedar Fairs, Ripley’s Believe it or Not, Chuck E. Cheese, The Big Texan Steakhouse, and many more.
We'll Impress YouAll of our products are proudly made to order and handcrafted in the USA by a team of hardworking artist. Our entire team cares about creating a quality product for you and we like to think that shows in our finished products.
We take pride in creating a quality and reliable product for you to enjoy for years to come. All of our products include a one-year warranty. We have dozens of customers who purchased our products 20+ years ago and still use them in their place to this day.