Nutcracker Family Matinees

A variety of holiday activities at the Detroit Opera House make The Nutcracker a family outing that children and adults cherish for years to come.

Family matinees include:

  • Live reindeer on Broadway Street
  • Photos with Santa and the Nutcracker (Santa arrives at 12:30PM)
  • Join the Sugar Plum Parade on stage following the performance
  • Holiday-themed crafts courtesy of Arts & Scraps
  • Free samples of Holiday ice cream (while supplies last) compliments of Treat Dreams Bakehouse
  • Kid-friendly buffet

Kid-Friendly Buffet, $11 (Served at 11:00AM and 12:25PM Friday, Saturday and Sunday)

  • Detroit Opera House Salad
  • Chicken Fingers
  • Mini Frankfurter Bar
  • Chicken Florentine Alfredo
  • Twisted Mac & Cheese
  • Holiday Marshmallow Squares