Make a Night of It

A visit to BLO is just the start of a fantastic night out in downtown Boston


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Opening Night

Opening Night of each BLO production features exclusive and thrilling festivities, from pre-opera dinners to a post-show parties. These events are extraordinary opportunities to mingle with the cast and creative teams and mingle with fellow opera-goers in an intimate setting. A must-do experience for opera rookies and opera aficionados alike.

The Opera Gala

The Opera Gala is a whimsical and theatrical evening that raises money for BLO’s New Works while supporting our primary mission to build curiosity, enthusiasm and support for opera. Our friends and family gather together for a fabulous night of fun—from delectable delights to thrilling performances, it is not to be missed.

2018/2019 Season Restaurant Partners

Thank you to our 2018/19 Season Restaurant Partners. Please present your performance ticket or order confirmation to enjoy the benefits offered below. Limited to Boston Lyric Opera’s 2018/19 Season.

Ariana Restaurant

  • Closest to the Lavietes Pavilion at Harvard Athletics Complex
  • One order of dessert with one purchase of entrée

Bistro du Midi

  • Closest to the Emerson/Cutler Majestic Theatre and the Paramount Center
  • 15% discount on food, valid with a show ticket that is the same date as their dinner

Legal Crossing

  • Closest to the Emerson Cutler Majestic Theatre & Paramount Theatre
  • 50% off a dozen oysters (limited to post-evening performances only)

The Beehive

  • Closest to the Artists For Humanity EpiCenter
  • One free dessert with the purchase of an entrée, limited to one per party


Stoddard’s Fine Food & Ale

  • Closest to the Emerson Paramount Center and Cutler Majestic


PARK Restaurant

  • Closest to the Lavietes Pavilion at Harvard Athletics Complex
  • Free dessert with purchase of dinner on Friday, May 10th
  • Validated parking with purchase of brunch or dinner

Previous Restaurant Partners

Abby Lane
Artisan Bistro at the Ritz Carlton
Back Bay Harry’s
Bistro du Midi
Blaze Pizza
Central Bistro
City Winery
Darryl’s Corner
Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar
Grill 23
Kingston Station
KO Prime
La Voile
Legal Seafoods
McCormick & Schmicks
Mida Boston
Petit Robert
Post 390
Rustic Kitchen
Tantric India Bistro
The Beehive
Victor’s Café