Special Events

2019 - 2020 Season

Diablo Ballet’s 2019-2020 Events

Join Diablo Ballet for a number of special events throughout the year.  Our two annual events: Gourmet Gallop and our Anniversary Gala 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 are added throughout the year.

Parents Night Out

February 22, Diablo Ballet School, 5:30 – 9:30 pm

Join us for our first fundraiser for Diablo Ballet School benefitting our scholarship fund! We will be hosting a Parents Night Out on Feb. 22nd from 5:30-9:30 pm at Diablo Ballet School. Enjoy a date night while Diablo Ballet and our Teen students entertain your children ages 3 and up (must be potty trained) with a movie, crafts, pizza and treats! Click for more information or to sign up!

Coppélia Story Time

March 16, Walnut Creek Library, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Join us for a free interactive reading of one of the best-loved classical storybook ballets, Coppélia. Diablo Ballet costumed dancers will bring this enchanting story of a doll and a dash of magic to life in this 30 minute interactive reading. Following the reading, Diablo Ballet dancers will teach the audience a few ballet steps and pose for photos! Please RSVP to attend.

Tips for Change

June 15, 2020, Gianni’s Italian Bistro

Save the date for a fun night and delicious food at Tips for Change at Gianni’s Italian Bistro in San Ramon. Diablo Ballet’s staff and Board members will be your servers for the evening, with all proceeds benefiting our PEEK Outreach program for underserved students, and the PEEK Extension program for teenagers incarcerated within the Juvenile Justice System.

Gourmet Gallop

August 13, 2020, Downtown Walnut Creek, 6 – 9 pm

Save the date for our 10th Annual Gourmet Gallop! Sip, Sample, and Stroll your way through Walnut Creek’s Gourmet Restaurants for this one-of-a-kind culinary experience.  All proceeds benefit Diablo Ballet and its PEEK Outreach programs.