This event is now sold out. Another is being offered February 27. Visit https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/regency-midwinter-ball-tickets-18682315308 for tickets and details
A Jane Austen style costume ball at the Hotel Macdonald, Edmonton's most beautiful historical venue. Treat yourself to live music, English country dancing, period refreshments and entertainments and all in Regency attire. Dance lessons are offered September 6, 13 and 20 8:15 pm at Ritchie Community League, 7727 98 street. We will be learning Indian Queen, Zephyrs and Flora, Haymakers, Mr. Beveridge's Maggot, The Spaniard and The Duke of Kent's Waltz, and a couple more TBA.
Regency costume is mandatory, and costumes are available for rent starting at $25. Long white gloves for ladies and long socks for gentlemen are also available for purchase. Please message for details.
Some video tutorials on putting together your own costume, and on the dances, will be posted at: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCIn1Mil6l-w4f3pPD9wm6WA
Below is a sample of some of the costumes available for rent.
The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald
10065 100 St NW
AB T5J 0N6
Edmonton's only Regency costume event organizer, taking you back in time to live your own costume drama.