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A Taste of Downtown

Already a Sarasota Opera tradition—now in its 4th year—A Taste of Downtown showcases some of the best downtown Sarasota restaurants, who come together in a celebration of food and wine. The event benefits our Youth Opera program, and takes place at the Sarasota Opera House.

Tickets: $65 per person

Sat 9/9/17 1:00PM Sarasota Opera House A Taste of Downtown

Curtain Raiser

Traditionally the start of Sarasota Opera’s social season, this event is where long-time patrons reunite, and new friends are made among fellow opera lovers. You’ll enjoy a delectable three-course dinner and an exciting performance by principal artists from our Fall Opera Season.

Tickets: $195 per person

Sun 10/29/17 6:00PM Local Venue Curtain Raiser

The Opera Gala

Location:The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota, 6:30pm

The annual Opera Gala celebrates the beginning of Sarasota Opera’s Winter Festival. You will experience a performance by our 2018 Winter Festival Principal Artists, and live music for dancing. This is our largest fundraiser of the season, so we encourage you to invite your friends and put together a table. Patron sponsorships are also available with benefits to include name recognition on invitations and programs, preferred seating and a special thank you party. Don’t miss the premier social event in Sarasota!

Tickets: $325 per person

Sat 2/3/18 6:30PM Local Venue The Opera Gala