Dream Events

Support Central City Opera by attending a Dream Event. Dream Events invite you along for once-in-a-lifetime happenings in Denver, adventures found only in Colorado and behind the scenes experiences at the opera.

Dinner on Stage paired Wine Tasting hosted by William Ferguson

Sponsored by Mr. and Mrs. Richard M. Russo

Saturday, July 16, 2022
2:30 PM

Tickets for $250 per person
Limit: 20 guests

You can’t beat a classic! Dinner on Stage invites you to dine in the world of The Light in the Piazza just minutes after the curtains close. Tickets to the matinee performance are included in the package, and you’ll be hosted for a wine tasting hosted by performer William Ferguson and Artistic Director Pat Pearce in the historic Johnson House before dinner is served. Finally, you will enjoy a delicious meal amid the beautiful set pieces on stage and conversation with the artists behind the production. 

Lunch Al Fresco at the Johnson House + The Light in the Piazza Tickets

Sponsored by Melinda Couzens and Maureen Barker

Tuesday, July 12, 2022
11:30 AM

Tickets for $200 per person
Limit: 16 guests

Join your hostesses before the performance, and enjoy a delectable, farm fresh meal al fresco in the beautiful Johnson House Lawn. Following your meal, you will experience the opera like never before with premier orchestra seating in the Opera House for a performance of The Light in the Piazza.

Denver Art Museum Tour and Lunch

Sponsored by Sharon and Lanny Martin, Nancy Parker, Carol and Dirk McDermott, Kim Morss-Dehncke and Richard Dehnke, and Christina and Leonard Dinegar

Date: Thursday, July 14, 2022
Ticket for $250 per person
Limit: 20 guests

Enjoy a private tour of the new exhibit at the Denver Art Museum featuring a showing of newly identified photographs by groundbreaking artist Georgia O’Keeffe.

The exhibit includes nearly 100 images of O’Keeffe’s seldom seen photographs alongside a selection of her paintings and drawings.

We will have a private tour by photography curator Eric Paddock. Following the tour Eric will join us for brunch at the Martin’s apartment at the museum.

Laws Whiskey House Tour and Tasting

Sponsored by Laws Whiskey House

Package for 4: $600
Limit: 1 package

You and 3 of your guests will enjoy a private distillery tour of Laws Whiskey House followed by a tasting. You will then walk away with 2 Laws Whiskey glasses and a 4-year-old bottle of their Bonded Rye Whiskey.

Judy Collins Concert at the Denver Botanic Gardens

Sponsored by UMB

Sunday, July 24, 2022
6:30 PM

Tickets for $200 per person
Limit: 6 Guests

Enjoy a beautiful evening at the Botanic Gardens concert by Judy Collins with special guest Chatham County Line. You’ll have a VIP entrance line and will enjoy a buffet dinner and bar in the UMB Tent. No blanket or chairs needed–it will all be provided.

The Mavericks Concert at the Denver Botanic Gardens

Sponsored by UMB

Wednesday, July 27, 2022
6:30 PM
Ticket for $200 per person
Limit: 6 Guests

Enjoy a beautiful evening at the Botanic Gardens concert by The Mavericks. You’ll have a VIP entrance line and will enjoy a buffet dinner and bar in the UMB Tent. No blanket or chairs needed–it will all be provided.