Snowman™ and The Snowdog

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Name: Snowman™ and The Snowdog

Licensor: Copyrights Group

Copyright Notice: ‘The Snowman™ and The Snowdog’ © Snowdog Enterprises Limited 2020
Licensed by Copyrights Group

Primary Target: The whole family

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These are the official The Snowman™ and The Snowdog licensed characters.

Rainbow Productions holds the UK’s official licence to manage the personal appearances of the Snowman and the Snowdog at public events on behalf of the brand owner.

Book our character costumes to attend your corporate event. They provide family-friendly content – perfect for entertaining guests and attracting customers at organisations such as:

  • Shopping Centres
  • Visitor Attractions
  • Retailer In-Store Activities
  • Children’s Festivals

We take care of everything; our full service includes the copyrighted character costume, trained performer and Road Manager (minder) to accompany the character. Please visit our character events page to find out more.

Due to the nature of the events we manage, we are not able to supply characters for private children’s parties or similar events.

Our licensed character costumes are not available to hire on a costume-only basis. Characters are booked at a single day or an overnight rate, depending on event location, rather than for shorter time periods.

Our aim is to bring these famous characters to life to create a magical experience for children when they meet the characters

CHARACTER PROFILE FOR The Snowman™ and The Snowdog

Raymond Briggs’ The Snowman:  The Snowman is no ordinary snowman. He is brought to life one winter’s night with the wish of a little boy named James. The Snowman is warm-hearted and wears a green hat and scarf.

The Snowman™ and The Snowdog: 30 years on from the original film release, an animated short film, called The Snowman™ and The Snowdog, was released. This sequel sees canine companion, The Snowdog, accompanying James and the Snowman. The Snowdog is a cute and playful pooch who has mismatched socks for ears and a satsuma for a nose.


  • 2018 marks the 40th anniversary of Raymond Briggs’ publication of The Snowman™.
  • The sequel, The Snowman™ and The Snowdog, launched in the UK during Christmas 2012.
  • The original book was published in 1978.
  • The Snowman™ and The Snowdog uses 18,000 hand drawings to create the 24 minute film.
  • The Snowman™ and The Snowdog won 5 Kidscreen Awards in 2014.
  • High profile UK promotional partners include: Thornton’s and Thomas Cook.
  • The official charity partner is The British Red Cross.
  • Mascot costumes Raymond Briggs’ The Snowman and The Snowman & The Snowdog are available to attend UK events.


Snowman™ and The Snowdog


Rainbow Productions has 30 years of specialist experience in delivering authentic character appearances within a range of environments. All of our costume characters available for personal appearances are managed under licence and are 100% official. With a trained performer and dedicated road manager, we aim to make your event an experience your guests will love!

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