Category Archives: 2016 News & Events

SAVE THE DATE! July 27-30, 2017 is the 30th anniversary of the Festival!

Strauss Island (in Elk Grove Regional Park) 9950 Elk Grove-Florin Road, Elk Grove, CA Strauss Festival of Elk Grove is an outdoor, no-admission, staged dance production at Elk Grove Regional Park.  Featuring a live orchestra, fireworks and other pyrotechnic displays, enchanting outdoor ambiance, and of course the beautifully costumed dancers, the Strauss Festival is a…
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Magical Moments at the 29th Annual Strauss Festival!

Sunday, July 31st provided a magical ending to the 29th annual Strauss Festival.  As the nightly performance was drawing to an end and the dancers were ready to perform the traditional Blue Danube Waltz, the lights in the park suddenly went off!!  Crew members scrambled to find out where the power outage might be, but…
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2016 Masquerade Ball – “A Return to 1930’s Hollywood”

This year’s Masquerade Ball included a new feature: The Golden Ticket Raffle! The Golden Ticket Raffle was an opportunity to win ANY one of the four Golden Ticket Live Auction item of your choice! Golden Tickets were $100 each and a limited number were available. Only 125 tickets were sold. One winning ticket was drawn…
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