Dance Downtown Gala Guest Information Page

Dance Downtown Gala Guest Information Page

2024 Dance Downtown Gala
Friday, March 29, 2024
The Gallery & Forum at YBCA and Blue Shield of California Theater at YBCA

We are looking forward to welcoming you on Friday, March 29th for ODC’s 2024 Dance Downtown Gala. Below, you’ll find important information that will help you make the most of your evening with us.

Gala Evening Schedule

5:00 PM | Welcome Reception
6:00 PM | Dinner
8:00 PM | Performance
9:30 PM | After-Party

Attire: Festive. Cocktail or Black Tie with a celebratory flair

Need some inspiration? Check out photos from our 2023 Gala

What is ODC?

First things first, What is ODC? Founder and Artistic Director Brenda Way shares a brief rundown of our history:


Dinner Entree Selection, Dietary Preferences, and Accessibility Needs

Fill out the Dance Downtown Gala - Guest Information Form by Friday, March 15th to select your dinner entree and to let us know of any dietary preferences (e.g. allergies) or accessibility needs.

Venue, Event Arrival and Check-In
For Gala Table Hosts and their Guests and Gala Regular, Sponsor, Young Patrons, and Parent Advisory Group Ticket Holders:
The Gala evening will begin at YBCA’s Gallery and Forum Building located at 701 Mission Street in San Francisco. Upon arrival, please head to the lobby where our Gala Check-In stations will be. 

Please note: This is a different entrance than prior year Galas. Below is a photo of the entrance to this year’s Gala:

For Performance & After-Party Ticket Holders:
If you purchased a Performance & After-Party Ticket, your evening will begin with the performance at YBCA Theater (8:00 PM performance; check-in begins at 7:30 PM). Please enter the YBCA Theater building from the 700 Howard Street entrance and look for the Gala Check-In table. 


Have more questions? Please contact us at 415.863.6606 ext. 8508 or