The Lansing Symphony hosts 2 major fundraising events every season: The Reverse Raffle in the fall, and Black & White Ball in the spring. 


Reverse Raffle Fundraising Event

This event has passed. 

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Lansing Symphony Orchestra’s annual Reverse Raffle event helps raise funds to support the orchestra’s mission. The event will take place on Thursday, November 1 at the Old Town Marquee and over 150 attendees are expected. The festivities begin at 6PM with hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, live music, and mingling. The drawing begins at 6:30 PM.  Over the course of the evening, we will draw all 250 tickets that have been sold.  There will be 20 winners throughout the event culminating with the grand prize winner – the last ticket drawn – being awarded $5,000!

Raffle tickets are only $100 and can be purchased by calling the LSO office at 517.487.5001. 


The Black & White Ball 

May 18, 2019: Broad Art Museum 

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The 2018 Black & White Ball will benefit the Lansing Symphony Orchestra as we strive to fulfill our mission of enriching lives through excellence in music and in educational outreach. Not only are we able to offer outstanding and high-quality music through our diverse programming, but we are committed to taking a leadership role in the development of music education in the area. 




6:00PM: Cocktail hour with music by LSO musicians 

7:00PM: Gourmet dinner followed by live auction

8:30PM: Performance

9:00PM: Dessert and dancing 

Tickets are $150/person

Sponsorship opportunities available. Click HERE to see our sponsorship options.