Hogwarts is coming to Houston! Just in time for the most wonderful time of the year, Wizarding World fans can immerse themselves in the truly enchanting experience that is Harry Potter: A Yule Ball Celebration. In anticipation of this fantastically festive event, we’re here to answer any and all questions. Alas, here’s everything you need to know about Harry Potter: A Yule Ball Celebration in Houston!
Is it official?
You bet it is. Harry Potter: A Yule Ball Celebration is produced by Warner Bros. Discovery Global Themed Entertainment.
When does it take place?
The holiday-themed ball opens in Houston on Friday, November 18. The event runs until Friday, January 20 2023, the last session taking place at 9:30 pm. Available times vary depending on the day of the week. The experience lasts two hours.
What can I expect?
At Harry Potter: A Yule Ball Celebration, you’ll be able to enjoy endless festivities, including dancing, delicious food and drinks, photo-ops, and more. Furthermore, the experience will include an enchanting Yule Ball Market, where visitors can do a little shopping.
Is this a costumed affair?
What would the Triwizard Tournament’s most iconic tradition be without the pageantry? Visitors are highly encouraged to dress up in their finest Wizarding World wardrobes. Though it isn’t mandatory, guests can truly get into the spirit of the ball by donning their best gowns, cloaks, and costumes – wands included!
Where is it located?
Harry Potter: A Yule Ball Celebration takes place at Paraiso Maravilla located at 5714 Fairdale Ln, Houston, TX, 77057.
Is this a family event?
Wizards as young as 12 are permitted to attend the experience. All guests under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
Is there parking?
Parking is available for a small fee of $5 per vehicle. Cash only.