Sometimes, fairy tales do come true! Just wear a shiny suit of armor, a sparkly ball gown, or dress like your favorite fairy tale character, and join us for an evening of fantasy and frivolity at the sixth annual Fairy Tale Ball.
At the ball you can learn about the wonders of medieval science with the Royal Alchemist, enjoy fables of yore in a royal reading tent, create courtly crafts, be captivated by the castle juggler, and try your luck at the labyrinth—if you dare!
Cast of Players and Events:
- Ginger Lozar's Puppets • 6:15 and 8:00 p.m.
- English Country Dancers & The Flatland Consort Band • 7:00-8:45 p.m.
- The Royal Alchemist • 6:30 and 7:30 p.m.
- Champaign-Urbana Dulcimer Society
- Fortune Tellers Extraordinaire
- Royal Story Tents
- Tournament Games (Kiss the Frog; Wishing Well; Find the Slipper; and the Labyrinth)
- Fairy Tale Crafts
- Special fairy tale refreshments at Ye Old Library Cafe and Friends Book Shop
Friday, April 5 • 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. • A Special After-hours Event
The 2013 Fairy Tale Ball is generously sponsored by Fred Schlipf and Diane Hillard.