2021 Silent Auction


Closes December 20, 2021 at 11:00 pm ET
Online Silent Auction


We are thrilled to have online bidding for the 2021 Choral Arts Silent Auction! Our online auction is available to anyone, which means you do not have to attend the 41st Annual Holiday Concert and Gala to bid or to win.
Visit https://one.bidpal.net/choralarts/browse/all to view the auction catalog and place bids on your favorite items.
This year’s auction features:
  • Irish delights including whiskey, waterford, textiles, and more
  • Luxury travel experiences with a 3-year travel window courtesy of AmFund
  • Award-winning wines and spirits, original fine art and photography, gorgeous jewelry, delicious restaurants, unique experiences, plus many other surprises
  • New items will be added daily
Bid from your phone! Text choralarts to 243725. You’ll receive text notifications about auction updates including your bid status! Follow the prompts to add your credit card number for easy check out.




The 2021 Choral Arts Silent Auction closes Monday, December 20, 2021 at 11:00 pm ET. Winners who are not attending the gala may pick up their items at the Choral Arts office in Dupont Circle December 21-23, 2021 or after January 3, 2022. Shipping is not available.


To learn more about supporting our season journey, email JoinUs@ChoralArts.org.

The Choral Arts society of Washington gratefully acknowledges its season sponsors:



All programs, artists, dates, times, and content are subject to change.



Two filled champagne flutes on lifts draped with curled ribbon and gold glitter floating through the air.


41st Annual Holiday Concert & Gala


Monday, December 20, 2021 at 7:00 pm
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

His Excellency Daniel Mulhall, Ambassador of Ireland, and Mrs. Greta Mulhall, Honorary Patrons

Shawn Yancy, News4 Anchor, NBC Washington, Gala Chair

7:00 pm: Christmas Music Concert with the Choral Arts Chorus and Orchestra in the Kennedy Center Concert Hall
8:30 pm: Reception and Silent Auction featuring luxury items and the finest in travel, dining, and priceless social opportunities on the Roof Terrace
9:30 pm: Gourmet Dinner and Dancing until midnight on the Roof Terrace

BLACK TIE

Tables & Tickets

*All contributions for the below categories, less $250 per person attending the dinner and concert, are tax deductible under applicable laws.


  • 10 Box Tier seats for Christmas Music concert
  • Premium Table for 10 for the gala dinner
  • Invitation for four to the exclusive Ambassador’s Reception in early December
  • Recognition in Washington Life‘s Gala & Balls re-cap issue
  • Recognition in Gala concert and dinner programs
  • Recognition in all 2021-2022 concert programs
  • 10 Premium Orchestra seats for Christmas Music concert
  • Table for 10 for the gala dinner
  • Invitation for two to the exclusive Ambassador’s Reception in early December
  • Recognition in Gala concert and dinner programs
  • Recognition in all 2021-2022 concert programs
  • 1 Premium Orchestra seat for Christmas Music concert
  • Gala dinner seating for 1
  • Invitation for one to the exclusive Ambassador’s Reception in early December
  • Recognition in Gala concert and dinner programs
  • Recognition in all 2021-2022 concert programs
  • 1 Premium Orchestra seat for Christmas Music concert
  • Gala dinner seating for 1
  • Recognition in Gala concert and dinner programs
  • Recognition in all 2021-2022 concert programs
  • 1 Orchestra seat for Christmas Music concert
  • Gala dinner seating for 1
  • Recognition in Gala concert and dinner programs
  • Recognition in all 2021-2022 concert programs
  • For an additional $2,000, sponsor concert tickets and transportation for four active duty, wounded, or retired military and their families to attend a Choral Arts holiday concert
  • Season Sponsorships start at $15,000 and include a gala table for 10
  • Contact Choral Arts for more information

All Gala patrons are required to follow Kennedy Center health and safety protocols which includes showing proof of vaccination or negative COVID test, and stay masked at all times except while eating or drinking at a table.




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For the health and safety of our Choral Arts community, Choral Arts is requiring all Gala attendees to agree to the following:

  • I and all of my guests will comply with the Kennedy Center’s COVID Safety Plan and Conditions of Entry, including (1) the requirement that all attendees be fully vaccinated or provide proof of a qualifying negative test and (2) the requirement that masks be worn at all times except while actively eating or drinking.
  • I and all of my guests will comply with all applicable state and local rules and regulations regarding COVID-19 and all current CDC recommendations, including those related to contract tracing, isolation, and quarantine.
  • Attending the Gala involves the risk of exposure to or contraction of COVID-19. I knowingly and voluntarily assume these risks, on behalf of myself and my guests.
  • I hereby waive and release all claims of whatever nature, now known or hereafter known, against Choral Arts on account of any injury arising out of or attributable to the presence of me or any of my guests at the Gala, including any exposure to or contraction of COVID-19, whether arising out of the negligence of Choral Arts or otherwise.
  • I will communicate these requirements to all of my guests and ensure their compliance.


To learn more about supporting our season journey, email JoinUs@ChoralArts.org.

The Choral Arts society of Washington gratefully acknowledges its season sponsors:



All programs, artists, dates, times, and content are subject to change.