Produced by: Arts and Business Alliance of Eugene
Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2024
Event type: All Ages GA Seating
Doors open at: 5 p.m.
Show starts at: 5:30 p.m.

Tickets: All Ages General Admission Seating are available now for $32 online at Cascade Tickets.

Unless sold out, tickets will also be available at the McDonald Theatre Box Office on the day of the show at 5:00 p.m. when the Box Office opens.

The GA seated awards ceremony is open to Everyone of All Ages

All tickets subject to service charges and /or user fees.


Prepare for an evening of boundless creativity at BRAVA, Eugene’s most exhilarating celebration of the arts and culture!

Join us on Wednesday, May 22nd, at the historic McDonald Theatre (new venue) from 5:30 to 7 pm (doors at 5 pm). The evening will feature captivating performances, inspiring speeches, and the presentation of our four annual awards.

We are honored to have J.C. Geiger returning as our emcee for the evening, ensuring that it will be an event to remember. Our awards, presented by special guests including Representative Nancy Nathanson, recognize exceptional individuals and organizations that have significantly shaped Eugene’s artistic landscape.

Congratulations to this year’s honorees:

  • Arts & Business Partnership Award: Community Supported Shelters & OSLP Arts and Culture Center
  • Fentress Award: Eugene Concert Choir
  • Eugene Arts & Letters Award: Steve La Riccia
  • Dave Hauser Business of the Year: Hop Valley Brewing

Here’s what awaits you at BRAVA:

  • Doors open at 5 pm, offering you an early welcome to soak in the atmosphere.
  • As the clock strikes 5:30 pm, we’ll welcome all as everyone takes their seats and kick off the show.
  • Following the main event, stick around for our post-event reception, alive with laughter, the cheerful toast of glasses, and the lively chatter of newfound friends.

Featured Performer: Kunu aka Papi Wojapi and the Chokecherries

Don’t miss your chance to be part of this extraordinary event! You can secure your tickets now and prepare for an evening of delight, imagination, and a tribute of Eugene’s unique cultural fingerprint.

Tickets for BRAVA are $32 and include two drink tokens (for beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages) and delectable bites. Cocktails will be available for purchase. Light refreshments will be available before the event, and more fare will be awaiting you at the post-event reception. Stay tuned for more surprises to come!

Let’s come together to honor Eugene’s vibrant artistic legacy and embrace the bright future ahead.