Special Events

Each season Arena Stage invites you to share in the excitement of a variety of exclusive events taking place at the Mead Center for American Theater. Join society’s finest for dinner, drinks, desserts and of course an incredible evening of theater – all in support of the artistic and educational programs at Arena Stage!

  • 8th Annual Military Thanksgiving

    November 23, 2018

    Every year, hundreds of Washington area military families spend the Thanksgiving holiday away from loved ones.  In gratitude for their service, Arena Stage invites members of our Armed Services and their families to join us for dinner and a show.

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  • Arena Stage Annual Gala

    May 21, 2019

    Join us for what promises to be a night of fun, frivolity and unforgettable moments! Featuring the presentation of the Beth Newburger Schwartz Award to Nina Totenberg, a one-night only performance with Kathleen Turner and a three-course seated dinner - you won’t want to miss this exclusive evening.

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  • Relive the Night

    From pre-performance cocktails and dinners on Opening Nights to our nation’s finest servicemen and women at our Military Thanksgiving, each of our exclusive events at Arena Stage makes for an exceptional evening. Relive the night with a peek through our most recent events.

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