Holiday Caroling


Holiday Caroling

Friday, December 20, 2019 | Downtown Grand Rapids

We’re spreading joy and cheer this Holiday Season! Sponsored by Downtown Grand Rapids, Inc.

1:15-1:30 PM Calder Plaza
1:45-2:00 PM DeVos Place (Front)
2:15-2:30 PM Grand Rapids Public Museum (Front)
4:00-4:15 PM Rosa Parks Circle/Kilwins (Front)
4:30-4:45 PM Monument Park/Children’s Museum (Front)
5:00-5:15 PM Van Andel Arena (Front)
6:00-6:30 PM Downtown Market
7:00-7:30 PM Downtown Market


The Roaring 2020 New Year’s Eve Party

Tuesday, December 31, 2019
9:00 PM

Join us as we ring in the 20’s!

New for the 2019-20 Season, Opera Grand Rapids is excited to host Roaring 2020, the biggest and most chic New Year’s Eve party to attend this year! Step back in time in this 1920’s themed party while you bring in the year ’20. Enjoy a delicious spread from local restaurants along with complimentary beer, wine, and signature 1920’s themed cocktails! Costumes highly encouraged. Come celebrate the New Year with Opera Grand Rapids! Learn more here.

Betty Van Andel Opera Center
1320 East Fulton, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Tickets $100
Available online or by contacting the Box Office: 616.451.2741. Ticket purchases are final and non-refundable.


Collegiate Vocal Competition

March 28, 2020
Betty Van Andel Opera Center



An Opera by Derrick Wang

March 14, 2020 | 7:30 PM
March 15, 2020 | 2:00 PM

Betty Van Andel Opera Center

By American composer and librettist Derrick Wang, this comic opera in one act is inspired by the opinions and unlikely friendship of Supreme Court Justices Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Opera Grand Rapids will be one of the first opera companies in the world to produce this opera. Learn more.

TICKETS $50 General Admission
Students $5 valid student i.d. required
Available through Ticketmaster or by calling the Box Office: 616.451.2741




by Giacamo Puccini

May 1 & 2 | 7:30 PM
DeVos Performance Hall

Puccini’s final opera takes us to mythical China. Featuring opera’s most iconic aria “Nessun dorma,” Turandot is a visual, dramatic and musical feast for the senses not to be missed. Learn more here.

TICKETS Starting at $27
Students $5 valid student i.d. required
Available through Ticketmaster or by calling the Box Office: 616.451.2741

Night with the Opera 2020 Modern Tokyo


Night With The Opera

May 7, 2020 | 6:00 PM
20 Monroe Live

Join us for a unique and exciting evening at Opera Grand Rapids’ annual gala fundraiser, as we explore the nightlife of Modern Tokyo! More details to be announced soon.