Opera Bus – Leave the Driving to Us!

Chat with friends, save money on gas, and enjoy the scenic ride on an air-conditioned bus to Central City for just $20 per person roundtrip – or try our Boomer Bus for $35 per person including additional activities and lunch. Buses leave from locations in Glendale and Lakewood on select Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday matinees. Please note the difference in dates for Boomer Bus and Opera Bus.

Opera Bus

Let the Opera Bus driver take the wheel for you at just $23 per person roundtrip (does not include performance ticket). Bus leaves at 10:00 am from Glendale and at 10:45 am from Lakewood on select performances. [See Bus Departure details below.]

  • Wednesday, July 12 – Carmen
  • Sunday, July 16 – Carmen
  • Wednesday, July 19 – Così fan tutte
  • Saturday, July 29 – Così fan tutte

Bus tickets may be added to your online order before checkout by clicking “Choose a Different Event.”  If you have already purchased your tickets, you may purchase an Opera Bus ticket separately.

Opera Bus Departures

  • 10:00 am from Sports Authority in Glendale/Southeast Denver [370 S Colorado Blvd]; bus meets at the back of the lot
  • 10:45 am from Simms Steakhouse in Lakewood [11911 W 6th Ave]; bus meets in the lot closest to 6th Avenue

Boomer Bus

Board the Boomer Bus for an insider experience of Central City Opera and its historic mining town location. Tickets are $35 (does not include performance ticket), including catered lunch and exclusive behind-the-scenes opportunities. Bus departs from Glendale and Lakewood locations on select Tuesday and Saturday matinees. [Boomer Bus details.] 

  • Sunday July 23 – Così fan tutte
  • Wednesday, July 26 – Carmen