Special Events

In addition to our regular Opera House Event Season, we are extremely pleased to offer a series of Special Events ranging from music and movies to special rentals, performances and outside events throughout downtown and the city. Please note that the events listed on this page are not eligible for the Membership discounts and may be in conjunction with other events in Historic Downtown Sumter.


Making it Grow

Making It Grow Live!
25th Anniversary Celebration

October 23, 2018 at 7pm

Making It Grow Live! 25th Anniversary Celebration - Come be a part of the LIVE studio audience as the award-winning Making It Grow show celebrates its 25th Anniversary at the Sumter Opera House!

The call-in program is produced by ETV and Clemson University. Host Amanda McNulty from Clemson Extension along with Clemson Extension Resource Agent Terasa Lott will feature guests, discuss gardening topics, as well as highlight interesting places and products from around the state. 

Don't miss this rare opportunity to be in the audience for the show! General admission seating. Eight ticket limit per person. Post show reception is limited to the first 125 selecting Show+Reception ticket option!


Homegrown Benefit Concert, November 1, 2018

Homegrown Fall Concert
November 1, 2018 at 7pm

Wondering how you can support The Sounds of Grace while having a great evening out with friends? Mark your calendars for Thursday, November 1st! Several musicians and artists from Sumter are coming together to host a benefit concert for The Sounds of Grace in order to support their mission to bring peace and healing through music. We look forward to seeing you at the concert!