South Florida Symphony Orchestra (SFSO) will present its annual gala to benefit its artistic, community engagement and education initiatives – including the impactful Symphony in the Schools children’s program – on February 16 at 6 p.m. at Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 201 SW 5th Ave, Fort Lauderdale.

The black-tie optional fundraiser will feature an enchanting piano concert-in-the-round by audience favorite Svetlana Smolina, accompanied by a curated dinner artfully paired with Sip Channé Wines.

The elegant evening will begin at 6 p.m. with Champagne and gourmet hors d’oeuvres in the Peck Courtyard followed by a 6:45 p.m. wine-paired dinner, concert and decadent dessert reception, where guests will enjoy mixing and mingling with Maestra Alfonso and Smolina in the Porter Riverview Ballroom at the Huizenga Pavilion.

Tickets for South Florida Symphony Orchestra’s Gala 2022 start at $250 per person and include the champagne reception, multi-course wine-paired dinner, intimate piano concert-in-the-round, dessert reception and complimentary valet parking. Tables of 10 start at $2,500 and include prime gala seating. Additional ticket packages and sponsorships are available by calling (954) 522-8445 or by visiting