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SDSO Gala 2017

Saturday, November 4, 2017 – 6:00 PM

Washington Pavilion

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This season marks the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra Gala’s 40th year. Over the history of the event, over one million dollars has been raised to support the SDSO’s programming. Join us for this spectacular evening of fine food, wine, music, and people.

$125 per ticket or $1,250 per table.

Schedule of events (times are approximate):

6:00PM Cocktail Hour and performances by SDSO Musicians
7:00PM Dinner and performances by SDSO Musicians
7:30PM Live Auction
8:30PM Silent Auction Closes
9:30PM Dance

Contact the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra Office at (605) 335-7933 ext. 15 for more information or to reserve your tickets.

SDSO Gala Menu


Bacon Pineapple Bites
Cranberry Pecan Brie Wontons
Sage and Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms


Mozzarella, Cherry Tomato and Corn Salad

Arugula topped with roasted corn, cherry tomatoes, fresh mozzarella and basil, drizzled with balsamic vinaigrette.


Pork Tenderloin Wellington

Pork tenderloin wellington stuffed with peach chutney and brie, drizzled with roasted red pepper gastrique, accompanied with butternut squash risotto and roasted root vegetables.

Marinated Portabella (Vegetarian)

Marinated portabella mushroom cap filled with butternut squash risotto, topped with asparagus spears.


Chocolate Mousse Cake

Moist chocolate cake layered with creamy chocolate mousse, covered with rich, chocolate icing and chocolate chips, garnished with Chantilly, raspberries and mint.