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August 12 2017, 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Babylon. Inspired by one of the most legendary cities in history, a mystically inspiring event returns for its succeeding year. A visual feast brought to life with a contemporary twist. Welcome to Babylon, where dance is the universal language.. Event detailsThrough the majestic gates and beyond the flourishing blossoms lives a place of magic and beauty. This summer on August 12, Babylon's hanging gardens return for another night of revelry, imagination and fantasy.Join The Social Concierge, in partnership with Ballet BC, as we once again transform the iconic Queen Elizabeth Theatre Lobby and Plaza into an indoor/outdoor exhibit of stunning contemporary floral art installations inspired by the Hanging Gardens of Babylon.This returning festival will take the ballet out of the theatre and into unexpected places and open spaces on the plaza. Breaking down traditional expectations of "going to the ballet", the event also brings a unique vision to life for a poetically interactive creation that envelops guests and engages the senses. Featuring a work from Ballet BC resident choreographer Cayetano Soto, along with a preview from the upcoming season, guests will also be able to mingle with the dancers... Event Details. Location: 630 Hamilton Street, Vancouver