frequently asked questions & answers

Why did El Globo & Foy’s choose a piñata for a mascot?

Walk into our stores and look up; we’ve sold piñatas that look like Ka-Buy-O since the ’60’s.

Is Ka-Buy-O a horse?

No, Ka-Buy-O is a piñata.

Is Ka-Buy-O a man?

No, Ka-Buy-O is a piñata.

Why is Ka-Buy-O pink, green, yellow, and all those colors?

Ka-Buy-O is a piñata, that’s the look.

What made Ka-Buy-O come to life?

The Poweeeerrr of Vaaaluueeeee!! ® ™

Why does Ka-Buy-O get smashed open sometimes?

Ka-Buy-O is a piñata, that’s what they do.

Why does Ka-Buy-O sometimes wear shades?

The border is sunny.

Why does Ka-Buy-O drive a slammed ’77 Cadillac Eldorado?

Ka-Buy-O is old school.

Why does Ka-Buy-O have a hip sack?

He’s a 90’s kid. That’s where he carries snacks to share with friends (candy, goodies, cash money.)

How tall is Ka-Buy-O?

He’s 7’2” (excluding ears.)

How old is Ka-Buy-O?

He’s 28 (in piñata years.)

Why does Ka-Buy-O like to dance?

That’s how you party on the border.

Why does Ka-Buy-O sometimes grito?

That’s how you party on the border.

Why is Ka-Buy-O stuffed with candy?

That’s what piñatas eat.

Why does Ka-Buy-O sometimes wear a soccer jersey?

He plays a little on the weekend.

What’s the name of Ka-Buy-O’s girlfriend?

Who said that's his girlfriend?

Why can’t the audience understand what Ka-Buy-O says when he talks?

He likes to keep it on the low.

How can I hang out with Ka-Buy-O?

You’ll see him out partying, at parades, festivals, out cruising; but your best chance is at El Globo & Foy’s!

Why does Ka-Buy-O party so much?

Ka-Buy-O is a piñata, that’s what they do.

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