**All 2020 Fan Fest events have been canceled in light of the COVID-19 situation and the current public health crisis.**


Join us for a free family-friendly event with interactive ballet pop-up booths, photo ops, food trucks, and a chance to watch the dancers of SF Ballet take a class onstage. This event is free and open to all SF Ballet fans, ballet enthusiasts, and community members who want to learn more.

Join us at the Fan Fest tents in the outdoor courtyard between the War Memorial Opera House and the Veteran’s Building. Then take a free peek behind the scenes during Company Class Observation from 12–1 PM in the War Memorial Opera House with seating in the orchestra level.

Schedule of Events

10 AM – 2 PM
SF Ballet Fan Fest Booths

Join us at the interactive booths to try on a tutu, learn about pointe shoes, win a prize, and explore the history of SF Ballet — the oldest professional ballet company in America.

11:45 AM – 1 PM
SF Ballet Company Class Observation

Go behind the scenes! Watch the professional ballet dancers of SF Ballet take Company class, led by one of the Company’s Ballet Masters, and warm up for a performance on stage in the Opera House. Guests will enjoy open seating in the orchestra level.

No tickets required. Doors will open at 11:30 AM. Seating is first-come, first-served, and is subject to availability. No photography or recording is allowed during the Company Class Observation.

Food and Beverage

Food and non-alcoholic beverages are available for purchase from food trucks between 10 AM–2 PM. No food or drinks allowed inside the Opera House during the Company Class Observation.


Questions about SF Ballet Fan Fest?

Contact fanfest@sfballet.org