2018 Opening Night Celebration

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 5:30
Location

Cowles Commons | Civic Center

HONORARY CHAIRS
Drs. Rebecca & Robert Shaw


EVENT DETAILS

Saturday, September 22, 2018
5:30 p.m.

Complimentary valet parking provided to Opening Night Celebration guests on Locust St. / the north side of Capital Square; to retrieve your car after the concert, use the valet stand at the Civic Center.

Event opens at 5:30 p.m. Please check in at the event entrance under the Swirl sculpture on Cowles Commons.

The event will be set up reception-style, allowing you to freely mix and mingle with other guests and sample all food stations throughout the evening. Seats will not be assigned, though there will be ample seating options provided.

Cocktail attire.


COCKTAILS | 5:30 PM
Hosted bar and and lively Brazilian music performed by Choro Moingona

CUISINE | 6:00 PM
Enjoy gourmet hearty hors d’oeuvres and dessert stations featuring worldly fare

Remarks will take place at approximately 6:15 p.m.

CONCERT | 7:30 PM
Season Debut: Beethoven & Mahler’s ‘Titan’

POST-CONCERT | 9:40 PM
Join us in the Civic Center’s West Balcony Lounge after the concert for a toast to Joseph Giunta’s 30th Anniversary Season and a special treat to take home

 

Sales have ended.


Patron Ticket Package | $500

  • Recognition as a Patron Sponsor in the event program
  • Admission for two (2) to the pre-concert celebration reception with hearty hors d’ouevres and hosted bar with cocktails, wine, beer, and soda and lively Brazilian music performed by Choro Moingona
  • Access to the Des Moines Symphony Donor Lounge for drinks and snacks during intermission
  • Access to the post-concert reception to meet & mingle with our guest artist Inon Barnatan and to toast Joseph Giunta’s 30th Anniversary

Guest Ticket | $125

  • Admission for one (1) to the pre-concert celebration reception with hearty hors d’ouevres and hosted bar with cocktails, wine, beer, and soda and lively Brazilian music performed by Choro Moingona
  • Access to the Des Moines Symphony Donor Lounge for drinks and snacks during intermission
  • Access to the post-concert reception to meet & mingle with our guest artist Inon Barnatan and to toast Joseph Giunta’s 30th Anniversary

Young Patron Ticket + Concert Package (under 40) | $100

  • Admission for one (1) to the pre-concert celebration reception with hearty hors d’ouevres and hosted bar with cocktails, wine, beer, and soda and lively Brazilian music performed by Choro Moingona
  • One (1) ticket to Season Debut: Beethoven & Mahler’s ‘Titan’ on Sat Sep 22
  • Access to the Des Moines Symphony Donor Lounge for drinks and snacks during intermission
  • Access to the post-concert reception to meet & mingle with our guest artist Inon Barnatan and to toast Joseph Giunta’s 30th Anniversary

 


HOSTS
Kate Hightshoe, chair
Russell & Kathleen Bitterman
Luke Mohlenhoff & Amy Myers
Daniel Royer & Brian Douglas
Angie & Brian Sanders
Ashlee & Carl Vieregger
Rebecca & Ryan Young

For more information, contact (515)280-4000 x0 or development@dmsymphony.org.

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