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2022 NC Opera Gala

  • Dates: March 19, 2022
  • Venue: North Carolina Opera
  • Location: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
  • Address: 2450 Alumni Dr., Raleigh, NC 27606
  • Times: TBA
  • Admission: $250


North Carolina Opera is excited to announce an in-person gathering for their annual fundraising Gala at a new location! This year's gala will take place at Park Alumni Center on NC State University's Centennial Campus.

The gala will be catered by Mitchell Casteel, A Fine Catered Affair. Join them for a delicious dinner, dancing to Sidecar Social Club, and an amazing selection of live and silent auction items. Silent auction bidding will begin online in March, 2022.

Special Guest Artists – Black Tie Optional.

This is our opportunity to enjoy beautiful arias while supporting the programs and performances of North Carolina Opera. We have much to celebrate as we continue to enjoy to our 2021-22 season!

For the safety of our guests, artists, and staff, all persons attending the Opera Gala must be fully vaccinated.