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The Shining Ball

  • 333 Wonderview Avenue, Estes Park, CO 80517
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  • Dates: October 21, 2023
  • Location: The Stanley Hotel
  • Address: 333 Wonderview Avenue, Estes Park, CO 80517
  • Time: 8-11 p.m.
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We are thrilled to extend an exclusive invitation to you for the most anticipated event of the year - The Annual Shining Ball at The Historic Stanley Hotel! Prepare to be mesmerized by an unforgettable evening of music, entertainment, and Halloween festivities on October 21, 2023, in the enchanting ambiance of The Famous Stanley Concert Hall.


Prepare  to dance the night away as we proudly present the extraordinary DJ Queen C, alongside the sensational Triple Kick Live Percussionist, promising an electrifying fusion of beats and rhythms that will keep you moving all night long! This dynamic duo is set to elevate the energy and turn the dance floor into an electric atmosphere.


Get ready to immerse yourself in the eerie world of 'The Shining' with our annual costume contest! Embrace the Halloween spirit by crafting your most imaginative and chilling costumes inspired by the iconic movie. Five categories await your bewitching ensembles:


  • Classic Characters: Bring to life the iconic characters from 'The Shining,' such as Jack Torrance, Wendy, Danny, or the twins.

  • Haunting Ghosts: Unleash your spooky side and create ghostly apparitions from the haunted Overlook Hotel.

  • Creepy Creatures: From the hedge maze creatures to the enigmatic Room 217, let your imagination run wild with terrifying entities from the film.

  • Overlook Staff: Dress up as the hotel staff, like bartender Lloyd or chef Dick Hallorann, and add a touch of sinister charm.

  • Scenic Settings: Capture the essence of the movie's chilling locations, like the haunted hotel corridors, the iconic carpet pattern, or the frozen hedge maze.


Here are the event details:

  • Date: October 21, 2023
  • Time: 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Location: The Famous Stanley Concert Hall
  • Address: 333 Wonderview Ave