Lawrenceville Arts Center

LAC Grand Opening Tours

Oct 22, 2021-Oct 24, 2021

Grand Opening VIP Experience

October 22 and 23, 2021
Tour starting times vary between 5:30PM and 8:30PM 

Tickets: $150; Space is Very Limited

The wait is almost over for the Grand Opening of the Lawrenceville Arts Center!

Be the very first to join us for our once-in-a-lifetime immersive tour throughout the region’s newest tourist destination.

This unique event will take small groups of VIP visitors on a delightful behind-the-scenes tour of the opulent $35 million arts campus expansion. Rub elbows with the community leaders that made the all of this possible on a behind-the-scenes tour, where you will be treated to surprises including moments of delight from some of your favorite performers. Scheduled to perform Travis Smith, Naima Carter Russell, Natasha Drena, Eric Moore, Juan Unzueta and a host of friends .

Hors d’oeuvres and beverages included as part of the celebration.

Suggested Dress: Festive Attire

Grand Opening Public Tours

October 24, 2021
Tour times vary starting at 12pm Tickets (public): $10 for Front of House/$15 for Backstage
Tickets (21-22 Season Subscribers): $5 for Front of House/$7.50 for Backstage

Front of House Tours

Everyone is invited to sneak-a-peak at the spectacular new Lawrenceville Arts Center. Groups will tour the 3 new performances venues including the Morgan Cabaret, The Lawrenceville Arts Center Courtyard and the 500- seat Grand Theatre. Also included on your tour will be the Grand Theatre Lobby and it’s breathtaking view of the Historic Lawrenceville Courthouse and Downtown Square. Docents will provide guests with facts and information about the expansion project and community impact of this full-city block of arts and community engagement spaces. The possibilities are endless. Check it out!

Tour starting times vary starting at 12pm

Backstage Tours

There will also be a limited number of spaces for folks who want to see behind-the-scenes and experience the inter-working of the state-of-the-art arts facility. See places audiences never get to experience when you go down to the trap level to see the Borders Rehearsal Hall, Costume Shop and Dressing rooms. Visitors will also get to go on the stage in the 500-seat Grand Theatre and see the fly system and get a birds-eye view from the catwalk. Guests must be comfortable walking several flights of stairs, and comfortable with heights.

Tour starting times vary starting at 12:15pm

If you plan to book both tours, please a lot at least 15 minutes to get from the end of one tour to the beginning of the next.


  • All guests are required to wear a mask during the event, unless actively eating or drinking.
  • Anyone exhibiting any signs of coronavirus, including but not limited to, cough, fatigue, headache, excessive sneezing or elevated temperature, are asked to stay home.

Thank you for your understanding, cooperation and patience.

The Situation is fluid. Please check back for updates.