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Fetes Galantes Ball
May 26-28th 2019
Imagine walking through the grounds of the Palace
of Versailles dressed in a period costume from the 18th century! You'll feel like you stepped back in time attending this grand costumed ball.
This years theme is Marie Antoinette, befitting since we will be practicing a traditional baroque dance and dining in her Palace.
**If you wish to join us for the Ball please book with us immediately to reserve your ticket to the ball and hotel, the event and hotel
will book up fast
Need a ballgown?
We highly recommended
buying your gown from yourdressmaker.com,
Victorian Choice or Etsy
for affordable historic costumes to own.
Prefer to rent your gown?
We'll set up a fitting for you
Rentals complete with petticoat and accessories including hats, fans, chaplets, crowns, jewelry, wigs, parasols, masks & wigs start around $250+
This very special package includes:
2 nights hotel in Versailles
Entrance to a grand Costumed Ball in the hall of mirrors with champagne, buffet dinner, traditional dancing and entertainment.
The evening will end with a spectacular fireworks
Pricing starts at $1550. Please inquire for more details and personalized packages with 2+ extra nights in Paris, airport transfers can be arranged.
What to expect at the ball
Our grand entrance to the royal ball begins at 7:00
(The cloakroom and ticket office open at 6:30).
At 7:15 pm we'll enjoy a private visit of the Royal Opera. There will be fun activities, and entertainment throughout the evening.
Unlimited access to the buffet from 7:30 to 11:00pm with table seating. At 11:00pm, we invite you to join us in the Hall of Mirrors for a closing baroque ball. The evening will end with fireworks to admire from the Hall of Mirrors.
Opportunity to partake in the following activities:
Dance : dance class at the Hall of Mirrors. Four dance masters introduce you to the gestures and figures of the contredanse, a dance much appreciated by the Court in the 17th century.
Chapel : concert of sacred music in the setting of the Royal Chapel.
Plus a private tour of the King's private apartments, the ladies' or Madame de Pompadour's apartments:
At midnight we'll return to our hotel and dream of this magical evening.
Our hotel is within a few minutes walk of the Palace.
VERSAILLES BALL FRANCE 2019
per person dbl occupancy
(airfare not included)
Space is limited to 6 participants
A non-refundable deposit of $695 is due at the time of registration to secure your space
Deposits can be made through PayPal, Visa, Check or Cash
All remaining balances due by March 15th 2019
There is a 3% fee for credit card and PayPal payments, payment plan options available
For general questions about this trip please email
Reservation/Refund and Cancellation Policy:
A $695 non-refundable deposit is due at the time of registration. Your spot is not reserved until we receive your deposit. All remaining balances due in full by March 15, 2019. If you need to cancel anytime between 30 days to 60 days prior to the trip 50% of the payment, less the deposit, will be refunded. We are not able to provide refunds for cancellations less than 30 days prior to the trip. We reserve the right to cancel the trip if it is not meeting the trip minimum (if we do your deposit is refunded in full). Trip cancellation insurance is always recommended whenever making travel plans, a "cancel for any reason" policy is highly recommended. Insure my trip online insurance is one company we know and trust, you can choose from several policy options.