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St. Patrick's Day Gala Benefits

Virginia Symphony Orchestra

jazz it up gala

Tickets are $175 each and include a cocktail reception, a four course seated dinner with paired wines, and a live auction. Enjoy live music before, during and after dinner. The evening will feature some of your favorite Irish tunes performed by our honored guest, VSO Resident Conductor Benjamin Rous, and VSO and student musicans.


EVENT PHOTOS ( professional photos from the 2017 gala on Flickr)

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A number of special local events feature the Virginia Symphony Orchestra - including performances at the Williamsburg Library, an annual outdoor concert held at the Matoaka Ampitheatre on the campus of the College of William and Mary, special VSO Unplugged concerts held at the Williamsburg Winery, and free concerts at the Williamsburg Regional Library.


Matoaka concert

The Virginia Symphony Orchestra holds a a free outdoor concert at the College of William & Mary's Lake Matoaka Ampitheater each September.




Upcoming 2017-2018 Concert Season Events

A number of fun events are being planned for the 2017-18 season!


Stay tuned for updates on more upcoming seasonal socials and pre-concert dinner events featuring live music from VSO musicians.



Free Williamsburg Regional Library Concerts

Join us at the Williamsburg Regional Library located at 515 Scotland Street for music by various VSO musical artists throughout the year. Concerts are free - no ticket required.

Patriotic Fanfare

Family musical celebration honoring our veterans featuring brass instruments. Audience is encouraged to stay for an "instrument petting zoo" after the performance.

November 11, 2017 | 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.


"For the Love of Music" - Woodwind Quintet

February 15, 2018 | 7:30-8:30 p.m.


"Celebrations" - Brass Ensemble

May 23, 2018 - 7:30-8:30 p.m.





Thank You

A STANDING OVATION to the generous individuals and corporate sponsors below for their support of the 2018 Gala.

Thank you for supporing the arts in our community!!



Mari Ann & Charlie Banks





Dr. Lester Dubnick, Licensed Clinical Psychologist


Season of Williamsburg

Harbor's Edge



Douglas Aquatics


Diane & Robert Petterson

Susan & Gary Ripple

Bob & Diane Petterson

Robert & Mary Moore

Gus Gustaferro & Marge Malvin

Page & Virginia Cranford

David & Linda Graham