Welcome to our black-tie fundraising event, which unites our wonderful supporters from across the UK as we dine, dance and make a difference. From the first ‘cheers’ at our drinks reception to the last dance on the dancefloor, it is an incredibly uplifting evening of fun and enjoyment, and all in the knowledge that you’re making a difference to families facing primary bone cancer.

Whether you are attending the ball or not, you can still add to our fundraising total by bidding on fantastic prizes in our silent auction. Follow this link to browse the brochure and start bidding! Every bid you place brings us one step closer to funding vital research and providing support for those affected by bone cancer. Whether you win a prize or simply raise the stakes, your participation makes a real difference!

Guests attending on the night will also get the chance to bid on our live grand auction prizes!

We would like to say a special thank you to our auction sponsor, Evoke Classics.

Get ready to shake your maracas as we're heading to carnival! Expect lively entertainment, samba beats, exotic costumes, and an unforgettable carnival atmosphere!

It all starts with our drinks reception and raffle before you enjoy a delicious three course meal with complimentary wine! Our Grand Auction is back with some incredible money-can't-buy prizes and we have some fantastic entertainment lined up for you...

Your host for the night is Strictly Come Dancing pro and host of 'It Takes Two' Janette Manrara. From Strictly's shimmering stage to the heart of The Bone Cancer Ball, Janette’s infectious energy and captivating charm guarantee an evening of unforgettable moments as we come together to raise vital funds for bone cancer patients.

Sensational salsa pop band Modern Romance will be sure to get you on the dancefloor, performing their chart hits such as "Everybody Salsa" and "Best Years of Our Lives"! The popular 80s band relaunched in 1999, reintroducing their unique Latin American-influenced sound to a new generation. Get ready to shake your hips!

Immerse yourself in the vibrant spirit of Rio Carnival with stunning displays from performance group Samba de Janeiro. Samba dancers will be adorned in dazzling costumes, transporting you to the heart of the festivities! Enjoy breathtaking choreography and the energetic rhythm of carnival music performed by Brazilian drummers, the same captivating beat that echoes through the streets of Rio Carnival every year!

We have the brilliant Manhattan back by popular demand as our Bone Cancer Ball band who will take us late into the evening with incredible dancefloor fillers and sing-a-long anthems!

Venue, Times & Dress Code

Venue: The Centenary Pavilion at Elland Road, Leeds
Doors Open: 6.30pm
Carriages: 1.30am
Dress Code: Black tie / formal (feel free to embrace the carnival spirit with vibrant colours and bold prints!)

Tickets

Standard
Individual - £75
Tables of 10 - £750
Tables of 12 - £900
Standard tickets include an arrival drink, 3 course meal, wine with dinner and of course, incredible entertainment!

VIP
Tables of 10 - £1,150
Tables of 12 - £1,380
On top of everything included in a standard ticket, our VIP tables are in a fantastic prime position with plenty of extra wine, prosecco and beer to enjoy throughout the night!

Book now

If you have any queries about booking tickets, please contact us.

Sponsorship Opportunities

We are very lucky to have such a supportive business community who sponsor this event year after year, helping us to have an even bigger impact for patients. Would you like to join them?

Whether you bring your clients, colleagues or your loved ones - as sponsors you could inspire your guests with a front row view, a VIP drinks reception and a chance to put your company in the spotlight. 95% of our sponsors return each year so don’t leave it too long!

Find out more information here!

Introducing our Platinum Sponsor

Introducing our Silver Sponsors

Introducing our Auction Sponsor

Directions & Parking

The Centenary Pavilion is directly opposite Elland Road stadium, the home to Leeds United Football Club (Leeds LS11 0ES).

Complimentary car parking is available at the venue. We will provide information about local taxi firms to all guests nearer the time.