Saturday
May142011

Just Added: Dance Area in the Pavilion for Go-Go's and B-52s

The Go-Go’s and The B-52s? You know this music! You know you won’t be able to contain yourself. So why even try? Ravinia has just opened a dance area at the lip of the pavilion stage for this lively double bill on June 17. Special tickets are required for the pavilion dance area, and they will sell fast. So boogie your way to the front of the house with this special ticket today. (Please note this is a dancing/standing-only area and ticket does not include a
seat assignment.)

Tuesday
May102011

Dining for Two!

This two-person wine and cheese tote is ideal for a night on the lawn at Ravinia. Stunning bamboo exterior and insulated interior come complete with accessories. Your purchases help us provide great programming at an affordable cost. Plus a portion of the proceeds goes right back into the festival’s ongoing music education programs.

Tuesday
May102011

ACT NOW! PAVILION WILL SELL OUT

Tickets are moving quickly for concerts by Robert Plant, The Go-Go’s and the B-52s, Chicago, Five for Fighting and Vanessa Carlton and so much more. Get them now while they're still available!

Tuesday
May102011

Plan Your Lawn Party

We’ve got your ticket to Ravinia’s HOTTEST SHOWS! We’ll take care of your lawn space, food, beverage and planning needs. Lawn parties are the perfect solution for corporate events, birthdays and reunions with packages starting at $25 per person. Contact Hilary Saurer at 847-266-5406 or hsaurer@levyrestaurants.com

Tuesday
May102011

Box Office Opening Day

Save 20% on your ticket orders when you buy in person at Ravinia’s Box Office from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, May 21. Visitors can enjoy free samples from vendors, kid-friendly activities and live performances from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. WFMT will also be broadcasting from the park in the morning. More details coming soon!

Tuesday
May102011

See Studs Terkel's Working and Support Ravinia’s Education Programs

For every ticket sold to the May 18 performance of Studs Terkel’s Working, $5 will be contributed to Ravinia Festival’s REACH*TEACH*PLAY education programs. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. at Broadway Playhouse, 175 E. Chestnut, St., Chicago. To ensure the donation, please enter code word HERO when purchasing tickets

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Tuesday
May102011

Super Orient Courser Direct from China performs at Ravinia

Celebrate Asian-American Heritage Month by seeing a thrilling performance by Super Orient Courser at Ravinia at 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 21, in Bennett Gordon Hall. Tickets are just $10 (cash only) at the door or purchase tickets In advance.

Super Orient Courser is a group of young musicians who have brought contemporary flair to the Mongolian Morin Khurr or horse head fiddle. They performed for President Obama during his official state visit to China and have toured around the world. Overtone singing is a physical phenomenon in which the singer truly uses the body and especially the mouth to produce unique melodic tones.

Ravinia is proud to support this event hosted by the Chicago Chinese Cultural Institute. Admission is paid to the institute to help underwrite the cost of the program

Wednesday
May042011

A Party with a Purpose: Music Matters

Mix and mingle with friends and meet new people who share your interest in Ravinia and supporting music education at the Music Matters Benefit hosted by Ravinia's Associates Board at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, May 7, at Venue One, 1044 W. Randolph St., Chicago. The evening begins with cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and silent auction followed by dinner, live auction and entertainment and dancing. This 19th annual event is not only one of the season’s hottest parties, it’s your opportunity to give back to the schools. Find tickets online.

Wednesday
May042011

Ravinia Calendars Available

Would you like to receive calendars for your home or office? Let us know and we’ll deliver them to you. Email us at ravinia@ravinia.org and please specify the number of copies you would like to receive.

Wednesday
May042011

Plan Your Lawn Party

We’ve got your ticket to Ravinia’s HOTTEST SHOWS! We’ll take care of your lawn space, food, beverage, and planning needs. Lawn parties are the perfect solution for corporate events, birthdays and reunions with packages starting at $25 per person. Contact Hilary Saurer at 847-266-5406 or hsaurer@levyrestaurants.com.