Débutantes Committee

Traditional opening ceremony

On Friday, June 23th, 2017, the Spanish Riding School will once again open its doors to guests from home and abroad to attend the Fête Impériale. Young ladies and gentlemen are invited to participate in the traditional opening ceremony, which will of course once again be full of enchantment, élan and entertainment!

Why not register here now together with your dancing partner and look forward to an exciting, glittering and enjoyable evening? We kindly ask you to register only together with your dancing partner.



Age Requirements:
Ladies: 17 – 24 years
Gentlemen: 18 – 26 years

Waltzing skills necessary

Dress Code (ball):

full-length white ball gown, long white gloves

white tie, white gloves

Members of the Débutantes Committee are granted free admission.



Monday, 15.05.2017, 6 pm | Spanish Riding School, Salons (Michaelerplatz 1, 1010 Wien)

Trial Dates
Sunday, 18.06.2017, 5 pm – 7 pm | Dancing school Elmayer (Bräunerstraße 13, 1010 Wien)
Wednesday, 21.06.2017,  6 pm – 8 pm | Spanish Riding School, Winter Riding School
Thursday, 22.06.2017, 6 pm – 8 pm | Spanish Riding School, Winter Riding School
Friday, 23.06.2017, 4 pm | Dress rehearsal Spanish Riding School