Social Events

Experience the dynamic art of opera like never before when you join us at any of Fort Worth Opera’s engaging and enriching social events throughout the season. From exclusive preview performances with Festival artists and discussions with the creative teams behind the productions, to stylish dinners and not-to-be-missed parties, you’ll enjoy a truly one-of-a-kind look at our remarkable company and the future of opera. Net proceeds from each event go to support Fort Worth Opera, our Festival productions, and our educational and community outreach initiatives.

Opening Night Dinners

Grand Opening Night Dinner

The Grand Opening Night Dinner is one of the most celebrated events of the Fort Worth Opera Festival.  Guests are treated to a luxurious black-tie dining experience at the beautiful City Club just prior to the opening night performance of this year’s Grand Opening Night Concert, featuring Fort Worth Native Ava Pine and baritone Michael Mayes.  The historically sold-out dinner will feature stars of the 2017 FWOpera Festival productions of Carmen and Voir Dire as special guests.

Saturday, April 15, 2017
5 PM to 7 PM

City Club of Fort Worth
301 Commerce St. Forth Worth, TX 76102

$150 per ticket – Includes complimentary valet, open bar during cocktails, and seated dinner with wine pairings

OPENING NIGHT DINNER - CARMEN

The Opening Night Dinner for the second production in our 2017 Festival season will celebrate Bizet’s masterpiece, Carmen. Due to popular demand, this year’s Opening Night Dinner will be hosted, once again, in the lobby of the Frost Bank building in downtown Fort Worth, with a specially crafted wine-pairing menu by Grace.  Stars from the 2017 FWOpera Festival productions of Carmen and Vior Dire will join as dinner guests.

Saturday, April 22, 2016
5 PM to 7 PM

Grace
777 Main Street, Forth Worth, TX 76102

$150 per ticket – Includes complimentary valet, open bar during cocktails, and seated dinner with wine pairings