Order of events

An exclusive programme for special guests

8.15 p.m.
Admission for guests without a box or table ticket: Josefsplatz
Admission for guests with a box or table ticket and Cocktail Reception under the Michaela’s Cupola

9.40 p.m.
Festive Procession from the Michaela’s Cupola into the Winter Riding School

9.45 p.m.
Grand Opening of the Fête Impériale 2018 in the Winter Riding School
Live-broadcast in the Stable Castle and the Summer Riding School

Entry of the Riders
Entry of the debutants’ committee

Afterwards
Music & Dancing

Winter Riding School

 

10.15 p.m.
Music & Dancing

01.30 a.m.
Traditional Quadrille under the direction of Prof. Thomas Schäfer-Elmayer

2 a.m.
Disco

Summer Riding School

10.15 p.m.
Music & Dancing

Stable Castle

10.15 p.m.
Music & Dancing

 

4 a.m.
End of the Fête Impériale 2018

Gastronomy

 

St. Michaels’ Cupola 
Cocktail reception

Winter Riding School
Catering

Stallburg
Catering

Summer Riding School

Arcades of the Stable Castle

Specials

  Beauty Boudoir at gate 2 

Dress Code

Ladies:
full-length ball gown

Gentlemen:
white tie