Imagination Ball
Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Imagination Ball


Join us on Friday, September 23 at 7pm for the 11th annual Imagination Ball. Imagination Ball is Marbles’ signature grown-up gala, raising money to ensure that every child has the chance to imagine, discover, learn and PLAY at Marbles.

After two years in a virtual format, Imagination Ball 2022 is back in-person at Marbles – one of downtown Raleigh’s most unique party venues. This year’s theme – Adventure Awaits  will take party guests on an extraordinary journey, featuring spectacular decor, creative eats & drinks, a one-of-a-kind auction, exciting games of chance and legendary live music.

Individual tickets on sale now!



As a Sponsor or Ambassador of Play, you will receive widespread recognition and VIP access at Imagination Ball, while fueling play-based learning for kids from all backgrounds.

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Marbles Kids Museum is a trusted community resource that enriches the lives of kids and families through hands-on play and learning. As our community works together to mitigate the impacts of the pandemic on children’s mental, emotional and physical wellbeing, Marbles is playing a critical role in fostering connections, infusing joy and making learning fun! As a 501c3 nonprofit, Marbles relies on the generous support of our community to reach families from all backgrounds with our one-of-a-kind approach to play-based learning.

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