Event Information

Location: Denver, CO
Venue: The Wellshire Inn
Dates: April 27th-28th, 2024
Attire: Formal (long gowns and suits), Fairytale
We invite you to step into the Fairytale world of the Brother's Grimm! Come dressed to the nines in your best fantasy inspired attire and share your favorite fairytales with us as you dance the night away!
Are you a hero or a villain? Good or evil? Or are you a knight in shining armor? Come dressed as one of those aesthetics in order to be entered into our best dressed competition!
Ball Only Admission • $180 (Sold out)
  • Entry to the Once Upon a Dream ball on Sunday
  • Limited open bar at the ball for attendees 21+ (non-alcoholic options also available)
  • Passed hors d'oeuvres with vegetarian and vegan options
  • Themed photo stations to take as many memories as you desire
  • Professional candid photos from a photographer that will be released a couple of weeks after the ball
  • Varied entertainment, crafts, and a vendor hall during the ball so you're always entertained!

General Admission • $210 (Sold out)

Everything included in the Ball Only Admission, plus:

  • An exclusive Once Upon a Dream tote bag that includes a guide to the city, your ball ticket, and some other surprises
  • Check-in at a separate location the day before the ball where you can have some breakfast and meet other attendees
  • A self-guided book crawl through Denver the day before the ball with planned out suggestions for food, shops, attractions, and bookstores (look out for ball related discounts!)

VIP Admission • $310 (Sold out)

Everything included in general admission PLUS:

  • Private screening in a rented out theater on the night before the ball. Come dressed in your best slumber party attire!
  • Early entry into the ball for a fantasy portrait photo from Liza Roberts!

You must be 18 or older on the day of the ball to attend. Please check our FAQs for our refund policy!


Itinerary is subject to change

Saturday, April 27th

Staggered check in: 10am-1pm

Book crawl: 10am-5pm (or until businesses close)

Quest of Thrones Cocktail Adventure (add-on): 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Movie night (VIPs): 8-10:30pm

Sunday, April 28th

Doors open (VIPs): 6:30pm

Doors open (GA): 8:00pm

Welcome: 8:30pm

Costume Contest: 10pm

Goodnight: 11:45pm

Where To Stay

We're excited to share that we have booked a discounted room block at a hotel near the venue! All you need to do is click on the button below and select "Book Now." If the discount isn't applied, make sure you have "G-Ball" entered in the Group Rate field!

Meet our Guests of Honor!

We're so excited that these amazing creators will be joining us at the Once Upon a Dream ball!

  • Su

    Instagram: @drag0n_mistress

    Tiktok: @drag0nmistress

  • Lauren Does Cosplay

    Instagram: @laurendoescosplay

    Tiktok: @lauren.does.cosplay

  • Christian Gilbert

    Instagram: @mossy_socks

    Tiktok: @mossy_socks

  • Porsha Hill

    Instagram: @porsharenaehall

    Tiktok: @porsharenaehall

  • Juliette Sureau

    Instagram: @juliettesureau

    Tiktok: @juliettesureau

  • Sarah Cline

    Instagram: @tallglassofcline

    Tiktok: @tallglassofcline

  • Honey Sword Cosplay

    Instagram: @honeyswordcosplay

    Tiktok: @honeyswords

  • Kiki Mora Reinhold

    Instagram: @incandescentkiki

    Tiktok: @incandescentkiki

  • Athena

    Instagram: @athena.cos

    Tiktok: @athena__cos

  • Raine Emery

    Instagram: @raineemery

    Tiktok: @raineemery

  • The Eco Cosplayer

    Instagram: @the_eco_cosplayer

    Tiktok: @the_eco_cosplayer

  • Ivy

    Instagram: @the_sewlo_artist

    Tiktok: @thesewloartist

  • Wendy

    Instagram: @bbreath.designs