HOW FAR IN ADVANCE SHOULD I BOOK MY PARTY?
A typical booking is made 3-4 weeks in advance. However, bookings are accepted at ALL TIMES, anywhere from a year in advance to 24 hrs before your party. Please do not hesitate to make a request.
DOES ROYALTY & ME TRAVEL OUTSIDE OF CENTRAL IOWA?
Absolutely! Our princesses would love to travel to your kingdom. A flat rate travel fee of $20.00 for any request 30-50 miles outside of Ames, IA will be applied, with $1/additional mile applied for parties further than 50 miles from Ames.
IS THERE A DEPOSIT REQUIRED?
To secure your booking, a non-refundable deposit of $50 is due upon booking for all Emerald, Ruby, Sapphire, Diamond, Just For Fun, and Royal Event packages. A $100 non-refundable deposit is due upon booking for all Magical Makeover Experience, Mermaid Makeover Experience, and Custom Royal Experience packages.
Any outstanding balance is due by the date of your booking.
WHAT IF WE NEED TO EXCEED THE GUEST LIMIT?
An additional guest can be added to any Sapphire or Diamond package for $10/guest. An additional guest + 20 additional minutes can be added to any Makeover Experience package for $20/guest.
An additional BIRTHDAY GIRL (including tiara & magical gift) can be added to any Emerald or Ruby package for $20.
CAN I TIP MY PRINCESS PERFORMER?
Yes, you may! Tipping is not expected or required by any means, but if you feel that your princess provided exceptional service, tipping is certainly welcome.
CAN I HOST MY PRINCESS PARTY OUTDOORS?
All parties must be hosted indoors to preserve the look of our Royal Characters and ensure their safety in extreme temperatures. Outdoor venues are ONLY acceptable with prior approval.
Please email email@example.com to make your request.
WHAT IS MERMAIDS & MIRACLES?
Royalty & Me strongly believes in sharing magic with those in need. Mermaids & Miracles is an initiative developed to raise funds for sick children in Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. $10 from every booking made with The Little Mermaid will go directly to Iowa's local CMN Hospital in Iowa City to aid in treatments, research, and unexpected costs associated with children's illnesses.
CAN I REQUEST A COMPLIMENTARY VISIT FOR A CHILD IN NEED OR IN THE HOSPITAL?
Absolutely! It is our Princess Mission to make dreams come true for Little Royals in need, in all cases possible.
Please email your request to firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration.