Calling all Wizards, Squibs and Muggles! Due to last year’s overwhelming success, the 2nd Annual QC Wizards Yule Ball is back in the QCA!

This Saturday, Dec 2 from 9 p.m. – 1:30 a.m. this formal dance for students of the famous wizarding school will be happening at the Col Ballroom (1012 W 4th St Davenport).

Tickets are on sale right now for $25 (plus fees) and can be purchased by going to: Tickets at the door will be available for $32. This event is for adults 18 and over.

While there is no strict dress code, formal wear and themed costumes are highly encouraged! DJ Velvetine will be setting the mood and bringing the magic throughout the evening. A Formal Wizards Masquerade cosplay contest with a $100 first place prize will take place on the main stage. House themed adult beverages and non-alcoholic butterbeer will also be available for your enjoyment, along with food served by Bowls Urban Eats (including vegan and gluten-free options).

If you are traveling from out of town, or just want to stay nearby, a block of rooms has been set aside for event-goers at the Radisson in Davenport. You can book a room at a discounted rate by calling the Radisson and mentioning the Yule Ball or by going to

Come lose yourself in the captivating world of enchantment, witches and wizards!

Tess Abney is a writer and artist from the Quad-Cities who enjoys writing on a variety of topics for