When I was reading/ living in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, I remember my initial reaction when I first came across mention of the Yule Ball was like the stepmother and stepsisters from Disney’s Cinderella when they first get the letter about the upcoming evening of dance and fun at the royal palace. “There’s to be a ball…” – “A ball?!” The scenes that followed when I finally arrived at the respective chapters became some of my favourite in the book. The way the films handled them didn’t disappoint either. Indeed, who could forget this:
And now the Internet is telling me I can do this IRL?! Somebody get me some cold pumpkin juice. What you need to know:
Location: Great Hall in Leavesden, UK.
Dates: December 11-13, 2017. Sooooon.
Tickets sales start on: October 24, 2017. Go, go, go!
Ticket price per person: £240. Well, hmmm, OK, but how many times in your life will you get to go? Yule Ball experience with meal, studio tour and a WAND included.