Friends’ Buffet

For an elegant pre-opera dining experience featuring a three-course buffet meal with wine, come to the Friends’ Buffet at the Talbot Hotel.

Afterwards, a courtesy bus is provided from the Talbot to the National Opera House in time for the 8 p.m. evening performance of Edmea.

Friends will enjoy access to exclusive events during the 2020 Festival.

Experience the sense of occasion and excitement of attending an opera in Wexford; dressing in formal attire and enjoying a meal; getting together with fellow opera lovers and Friends; meeting and engaging with the singers and artistic teams.

How to book your tickets

Space is limited, and admission is by ticket ONLY, so be sure to book your complimentary tickets to the Friends’ Parties, Lunches and Buffet through the box office. These tickets can be used for the events of your choice during the Festival. 

Bring a friend

Additional tickets for the Friends’ Parties, Lunches and Buffet may be purchased from the Box Office for €25 each (Friends’ Parties), €30 each (Friends’ Buffet), and €20 each (Friends’ Lunches).