Special Events

2017 - 2018 Season

Diablo Ballet’s 2017-2018 Events

Join Diablo Ballet for a number of special events throughout the year.  Our three annual events: Gourmet Gallop, PAWS de Tutu and our Anniversary Gala all benefit our PEEK Outreach programs bringing arts education to under-served students and at-risk teenagers incarcerated in the Juvenile Justice System.  We also have a number of small fundraising events that will be added throughout the year.

Prima Ballerina Club’s Story Time

February 6, 2018 at 4:30pm, Nordstrom, Walnut Creek

Join Diablo Ballet’s Prima Ballerina Club for a fun story time at Nordstrom Walnut Creek (1200 Broadway Plaza) kidswear department, 3rd floor, on Tuesday, February 6th, 4:30 pm. Our costumed dancers will bring the classic tale of Angelina Ballerina to life in this 30 minute interactive reading. Admission is free for all ages.

At the reading, you can sign up to join Diablo Ballet’s Prima Ballerina Club, a new, free club that allows children to get an up close look at the magic of ballet.

24th Anniversary Gala

March 22, 2018 at 8pm, Scott’s Garden

Immediately following Diablo Ballet’s one night only 24th Anniversary Performance at the Lesher Center, the celebration continues at Scott’s Garden, complete with wine tasting, dinner with the dancers, and an outstanding silent auction all while supporting Diablo Ballet’s PEEK Outreach programs.

Paws de Tutu

June 23, 2018, Lafayette Reservoir

Diablo Ballet presents our 3rd Annual PAWS de Tutu – A Dog Costume Competition and Parade with fabulous prizes, vendors, snacks and fun! Join us for an morning of fun with other dog owners and dog lovers from around the Bay Area featuring dog related demonstrations, costume and trick competitions and dog adoptions.

Gourmet Gallop

August 9, 2018, Downtown Walnut Creek

Save the date and join us to Sip, Sample, and Stroll your way through Walnut Creek’s Gourmet Restaurants for this one-of-a-kind culinary experience. With stops at 15 locations including wine tasting, this is an event not to be missed! All proceeds benefit Diablo Ballet and its PEEK Outreach programs.

Sugar Plum Party

November 2018, Del Valle Theatre

Save the date and join us for our second annual Sugar Plum Party before our Sunday matinee performance.