Join Washington National Opera for M&M'S® Opera in the Outfield at Nationals Park!

Celebrate the fifth year of free live opera broadcasts at the ballpark with Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein II's American masterpiece Show Boat on Saturday, May 18 at 7 p.m. Gates open at 5 p.m.

Arrive early to Nationals Park to enjoy entertainment and activities including:

  • Dance demonstrations by Gottaswing
  • A meet and greet with M&M'S® Ms. Brown
  • Photo opportunities for kids of all ages with the living statue of Babe Ruth (back by popular demand!)
  • A special costume trunk where kids can play dress up using a wide variety of costumes and accessories
  • Face painting by theatrical makeup artists
  • A screening of the Warner Bros. cartoon "What's Opera, Doc?," starring Bugs Bunny and his nemesis Elmer Fudd
  • Chances to win prizes, including tickets to Kennedy Center performances
  • And more!

M&M'S® Opera in the Outfield will take place rain or shine!