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Special Events


Join us for one or more of our special summer opera events!  For more information or to make a reservation, contact Caitlin Volz at or 505-986-5903.

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Opening Weekend Celebration

Discover all that the Santa Fe Opera has to offer with a one-of-a-kind, immersive opera experience. Join us for a weekend that includes world-class performances, fine dining and festivities with other opera lovers. Meet today’s brightest opera stars surrounded by breathtaking landscapes that rival the artistry on stage. Come celebrate with us and experience the magic of the Santa Fe Opera.

Friday, June 30, 2023

5:15 PM: Cocktails and Dinner, O’Shaughnessy Hall at the Santa Fe Opera
8:30 PM: Puccini’s Tosca, The Crosby Theatre

Saturday, July 1, 2023

5:15 PM: Dinner at a private residence in Santa Fe
8:30 PM: Wagner’s The Flying Dutchman, The Crosby Theatre

Sunday, July 2, 2023

11:30 AM: Finale Brunch, Nedra Matteucci Galleries

$1,850 per person. Includes all events and performance tickets. $600 per ticket is tax-deductible.

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Opening Night Dinners

July 15, 22 & 29, 2023
O’Shaughnessy Hall at the Santa Fe Opera

Join members of the creative team and other special guests for dinner at the Santa Fe Opera, curated by Four Seasons Resort Rancho Encantado.

July 15 at 5:30 PM – Pelléas et Mélisande
July 22 at 5:30 PM – Rusalka
July 29 at 5:30 PM – Orfeo

$275 per person, per dinner

Performances are not included. To purchase your opera tickets, please call the Box Office at 505-986-5900 or 800-280-4654.

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Summer Gala

August 12, 2023

Join us for an unforgettable evening in celebration of the Santa Fe Opera’s 50th anniversary of the Pueblo Opera Program. We return to the Eldorado Hotel with an elegant three-course dinner, live entertainment and an evening of dancing. Proceeds from the event provide essential funds for the opera’s Artistic, Apprentice and Community Engagement programs.

Tickets: $1,250, $2,500, $5,000 and $10,000 per person
Tables of 10: $12,500, $25,000, $50,000 and $100,000
Young Patron: $500 per person

Please note: $275/$2,750 of each ticket/table is not tax-deductible.

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For more information, contact:

Caitlin Volz
Special Events Manager