Frequently Asked Questions

How do I purchase tickets?

ONLINE: ($2.00 Ticket Office processing fee per ticket)

PHONE: 850.644.6500 ($1.50 Ticket Office processing fee per ticket) *

IN PERSON: The Fine Arts Ticket Office is located in the lobby of the FSU Fine Arts Building at the corner of Call and Copeland Streets. Free parking is available on the ground floor of the Call Street Garage (No processing fee for In Person tickets). *

* Regular business hours are Tuesday-Saturday, 11:00 AM-4:00 PM

When do tickets go on sale?

Tickets for the 2016-2017 season go on sale to the general public September 14, 2016.

Tickets go on sale to Opening Nights Members as follows:

Producer’s Circle August 10 – 16
Partner August 17 – 23
Friend August 24 – 30
Associate August 31 – September 6
Debut September 7 – 13

Where do I park?

Please click here for parking and venue information.

When do doors open?

Venue doors open 30 minutes prior to a performance. Guests are encouraged to arrive at least 15 minutes before a performance begins.

What if I arrive late to a performance?

Latecomers to events will be seated at the discretion of the house manager or ushers and in accordance with artists’ preferences at a suitable break in the performance.

What if I’ve lost my tickets?

Lost or misplaced tickets may be reprinted. Contact the Fine Arts Ticket Office at or (850) 644-6500 for details.

Can I refund my tickets?

Opening Nights does not issue refunds for tickets.

Can I bring my children?

Opening Nights offers many events enjoyable for audiences of all ages. Children must have a ticket regardless of age and must be able to sit quietly throughout a performance. Children (and adults) who cause any disturbance will be asked to leave.

Are events accessible to patrons with special needs?

Opening Nights is committed to ensuring its performances are accessible to all patrons. Click here to learn more about accessible parking and seating for Opening Nights performances.

How can I volunteer my time to help Opening Nights?

Opening Nights is always looking for community involvement. Click here to learn more about volunteer opportunities.