Skip to page content

The Los Angeles Philharmonic celebrates each of its season openings with extraordinary events that have become the city's proudest cultural traditions.

Set in two iconic concert venues, these exciting parties raise significant operating funds which support the LA Phil and its education initiatives. We hope you will consider taking part in these two wonderful traditions in your support of the Los Angeles Philharmonic.

event photo

Walt Disney Concert Hall Opening Night Gala

Thursday October 24, 2019

Three Music Directors from past and present share the stage for the ultimate gala celebration, right on the LA Phil’s actual 100th birthday.

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Gala made possible with the proud support of:

event photo

Hollywood Bowl Opening Night 2019

Saturday June 15 2019

On June 15, hundreds enjoyed the ultimate Hollywood Bowl experience as Opening Night Patrons! The summer gala began with an exclusive VIP pre-concert cocktail reception and a gourmet dinner, followed by a spectacular concert with a fireworks finale. 

All proceeds from Opening Night at the Hollywood Bowl benefit the Los Angeles Philharmonic and its education and community programs.

null
Special thanks to Title Sponsor Kaiser Permanente

event photo

Exclusive Donor Events

In addition to Opening Night and Gala celebrations, numerous special events are held throughout the year to engage our supporters at a variety of giving levels.

SEE MORE DONOR EVENTS

Further Information

For more information about Special Events, please contact:
 

Sara Kim
Director, Individual Giving

Morgan Walton
Manager, Special Events

Angie Lee
Associate Manager, Special Events

Melissa Meyers
Assistant Manager, Special Events

Special Events
213 972 3051

Email: events@laphil.org

Private Events & Venue Leasing

For information regarding renting out Walt Disney Concert Hall space, please contact the Music Center Bookings Office at 213 972 3600 or visit their website.

To hold a catered event at the Walt Disney Concert Hall, please contact PATINA Catering Group at 213 972 7482

For information regarding renting the Hollywood Bowl, please contact the Hollywood Bowl Rental & Leasing Of­fice at 323 850 2182