Nutcracker Tea

Come dressed in your holiday best for a very special treat! 

At the elegant Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City ballroom, guests enjoy a delicious high tea followed by a mini-performance of The Nutcracker by BalletNova.

There is also a special craft for the kids, a raffle drawing to win a Nutcracker (and many more prizes), an opportunity to meet the dancers and characters from The Nutcracker, and the chance to do some holiday shopping at our famous Nutcracker Treasures table.

Tickets include a framed photo of you with the Sugar Plum Fairy!

December 17, 2017
10:30 am and 2:00 pm

Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City; 1250 South Hayes St., Arlington, VA  22202

Private Table of four: $310 (only 2 left at 10:30 tea!)

Reserved VIP table of 10: 

  • Sponsor $1,250 ($825 tax deductible) 
    Includes 2 complimentary raffle tickets per guest
  • Patron $750 ($325 tax deductible)
    Includes 1 complimentary raffle ticket per guest

Adults: $75 (includes one mimosa); Children 3 - 12:  $44

Seating for this event is ASSIGNED. Tables of 4 and 10 will be able to select where they sit, individual tickets will be placed based on order of purchase. The ticket seating map is not exact to scale and layout.

Full tea service includes a variety of Ritz-Carlton Homemade Scones, an Assortment of seasonal sweets and teas (hot chocolate or juice for children) and breakfast or lunch sides depending on time. Gluten Free options are available (contact the studio to reserve).

Proceeds from this fundraiser benefit the BalletNova free ticket and scholarship programs to underserved populations in Arlington, Fairfax, and Falls Church.

BalletNova Center for Dance is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization. Programs are supported in part by Arlington County through the Cultural Affairs Division of the Department of Economic Development, the Arlington Commission for the Arts, the Arts Council of Fairfax County, the Virginia Commission for the Arts, National Endowment for the Arts, Professional Athletes Foundation, Thompson Family Foundation, The Ritz Carlton, and Wegner CPAs.