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 p.m.
Festive Procession from the Michaela’s Cupola into the Winter Riding School with the Original Hoch- und Deutschmeister

9.45 p.m.
Grand Opening of the Fête Impériale 2017 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.
Barbara Helfgott and the Rondo Vienna

11.45 p.m.
Midnight interlude

Followed by
Traditional Quadrille under the direction of Prof. Thomas Schäfer-Elmayer

2 a.m.
Disco

Summer Riding School

 

10.15 p.m.
Music

Stable Castle

 

10.15 p.m.
Music

1.30 a.m.
Quadrille, dancing school Elmayer

4 a.m.
End of the Fête Impériale 2017

Gastronomy

 

St. Michaels’ Cupola 
Ccktail reception

Winter Riding School
Catering by impacts

Stallburg
Catering by impacts

Summer Riding School

Arcades of the Stable Castle

Specials

 

Beauty Boudoir at gate 2 

Dress Code

 

Ladies:
full-length ball gown

Gentlemen:
white tie