Participate in Lyric's most glamorous events throughout the season. Explore our Opening Night Opera Ball, the annual Spring Musical Celebration and the triennial Wine Auction.

Opening Night Opera Ball

Saturday, September 12, 2020

Save the date for a season launch unlike any in Lyric's history. Featuring performances by Renée Fleming and a Special Guest Artist.

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Opening Night Opera Ball

Saturday, September 12, 2020

Save the date for a season launch unlike any in Lyric's history. Featuring performances by Renée Fleming and a Special Guest Artist.

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Annual Halloween Masquerade

Thank you for helping to make our 2019 Halloween Masquerade such a wonderful success. We look forward to celebrating with you in October, 2020. Please check back in the future for more information.

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A Knight to Celebrate Post-Performance Dinner

Saturday, April 10

Join Sir Andrew Davis for dinner following his concert performance. For tickets to the performance, click here.

For tickets to the dinner, please contact Marisa Lerman at mlerman@lyricopera.org or call 312-827-5694. This event has limited availability, so purchase your ticket today!

A Knight to Celebrate Post-Performance Dinner

Saturday, April 10

Join Sir Andrew Davis for dinner following his concert performance. For tickets to the performance, click here.

For tickets to the dinner, please contact Marisa Lerman at mlerman@lyricopera.org or call 312-827-5694. This event has limited availability, so purchase your ticket today!

Singin' in the Rain Celebration

Saturday, June 5

Save the date for the Spring Musical Celebration hosted by the Women's Board and the Guild Board of Directors.

Wine Auction

Saturday, May 8, 2021

Since its inception in 1988, Wine Auction has raised over $11 million in support of Lyric Opera of Chicago. Held every three years by the Women’s Board, Wine Auction 2018 netted a record-breaking $2.2 million and was named a “Top Charity Wine Auction” by Wine Spectator.

Under the leadership of the Women’s Board, Wine Auction 2021 will make a profound impact on Lyric’s ability to present grand opera of the highest quality to audiences in Chicago and beyond. This formal affair draws 400 guests from around the country and features a reception, elegant dinner, and live auction. A dazzling array of curated wines, unique dining experiences, and exquisite travel packages will be available for bidding.

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Wine Auction

Saturday, May 8, 2021

Since its inception in 1988, Wine Auction has raised over $11 million in support of Lyric Opera of Chicago. Held every three years by the Women’s Board, Wine Auction 2018 netted a record-breaking $2.2 million and was named a “Top Charity Wine Auction” by Wine Spectator.

Under the leadership of the Women’s Board, Wine Auction 2021 will make a profound impact on Lyric’s ability to present grand opera of the highest quality to audiences in Chicago and beyond. This formal affair draws 400 guests from around the country and features a reception, elegant dinner, and live auction. A dazzling array of curated wines, unique dining experiences, and exquisite travel packages will be available for bidding.

LEARN MORE ABOUT WINE AUCTION