Update: This even has been cancelled due to the close of the venue.
The annual Mystic Ball costume contest returns for its eighth year on Friday, October 28. Hosted by Psychic Riz & Oriah Mirza, this year’s event will honor the late Rhonda Cowen, owner of Etoile Costume & Party Center in Tarzana, who passed away last year. General admission includes the costume contest (with cash prizes), dancing with DJ music, tarot readers, photo booth, one complimentary bar drink, finger foods, candy kiosk, and magical entertainment. VIP admissions includes all of the above, plus free champagne. Costume prizes are $200 for first place, $100 for second, and $50 for third. The Mystic Ball will take place at Black Rose, 1714 North Vermont Avenue in Los Feliz. Tickets are $65 for general admission, $100 for VIP. Full costumes are required for admission. Get more information here, or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.