Events and Happenings

Opera in the Park 2016
Prelude Dinner

Help support Madison Opera's free gift to the community!

Join us for a special Prelude Dinner to benefit the Opera in the Park Fund on Saturday, July 23, 2016 (raindate of July 24) in Garner Park.

Beverage service for the evening will begin at 6pm in the white tent next to the stage, with dinner served promptly at 6:30pm. The performance begins at 8pm. 


  • Dinner by Upstairs Downstairs Catering, with complimentary beer and wine
  • VIP seating at the Opera in the Park concert, with complimentary glow sticks
  • Meet the Artists reception following the concert


Meal options
(Entrees come with tossed salad seasonal vegetables, potatoes, and dessert.)

1. Wisconsin Chicken
Chicken with Wisconsin dried cranberries, apples & feta cheese, served with port cranberry sauce

2. Grilled Tropical Salmon
Filet of salmon marinated in lime teriyaki sauce then topped with mango strawberry salsa

3. Portobello Wellington
Marinated Portobello mushroom and gouda cheese wrapped in puff pastry and set atop a fresh red pepper coulis.

Space is limited. RSVP by July 10. 

To make a reservation, call 608-238-8085, or fill out this form and mail to Madison Opera, 335 W. Mifflin St. Madison, WI 53703



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