Assembly Rooms

The Assembly Rooms were built in 1759. The grade II listed building provided a venue for balls and concerts for Lancaster’s elite and raised money to support the adjoining Almshouses.

Yule Ball : In The Goblet of Fire the Yule Ball takes place in the Great Hall at Hogwarts. The Ball is a tradition of the Triwizard Tournament held on Christmas night. It is a formal dance, the champions and their partners open the ball by dancing the Champions Waltz.