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A Company Celebration at Pops

Newly reintroduced this year as the BSO’s signature corporate Holiday Pops gala, A Company Celebration at Pops celebrates the extraordinary partnership between the corporate community and the Boston Symphony Orchestra. The evening offers leaders from every industry the opportunity to entertain valued clients, employees, and friends in the company of Greater Boston’s top-level corporations, capped off with a special Holiday Pops performance by Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops. This year’s gala will feature a very special guest appearance by superstar entertainer, Jennifer Nettles.
Keith Lockhart leads the audience in a holiday sing along with the Boston Pops and the Tanglewood Festival Chorus, who are wearing Santa hats.

Event Information

DateTuesday, December 14, 2021
PlaceSymphony Hall*
Time6:00pm: Pre-Concert Gala Reception
8:00pm: Holiday Pops Concert
AttireBusiness/Cocktail Attire
*The safety and well-being of our musicians, staff, and audiences is our top priority. Please note that all elements of this year’s gala are subject to relocation, postponement, or cancellation in accordance with evolving health and safety guidelines, as well as current BSO protocols for entry into the facility. Please visit for more information on current protocols.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Lead Sponsorships

Lead Sponsorships provide signature support to BSO and Boston Pops programs, including education and community engagement initiatives throughout the year. Lead Sponsors receive premium seating and full gala access for all guests, along with enhanced recognition.

Winter Waltz$50,000
Candlelight Concerto$35,000
Snow Globe Sonata$25,000
Flannel Fugue$15,000

Event Packages

Event Packages provide key support to BSO and Boston Pops programs throughout the year. Event Packages include full gala access for all guests, with seating location and number of tickets determined by package tier.


Youth Sponsorships

Corporations and individuals may sponsor an individual or group of students selected by the BSO to attend A Company Celebration at Pops, continuing a tradition that is both transformative and fun for the evening’s youngest attendees. Youth Sponsorships may be purchased separately or as an add-on to any Lead Sponsorship or Event Package.

Group of 40 Students$10,000
Group of 20 Students$5,000
Group of 10 Students$1,000
Individual Student$250/each

Join Us

Thank you for your interest in joining us for A Company Celebration at Pops! Please fill out the online pledge form or download and return your sponsorship commitment.

The BSO is sincerely grateful to last year’s sponsors for their extraordinary generosity and leadership.

North Pole Lead Sponsor
Snow Angel Lead Sponsor
Snow Angel Lead Sponsor
Community Carolers Lead Sponsor
Community Carolers Lead Sponsor

Gingerbread House Lead Sponsors
Bank of America
Farley White Interests
Gurnet Point Capital
Intercontinental Real Estate Corporation
Putnam Investments
Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited
Waters Corporation

Candy Cane Lead Sponsors
Dick and Ann Marie Connolly
Steve and Betty Gannon
Gerald R. Jordan Foundation
Goodwin Procter LLP
Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian, LLP
Barbara and Amos Hostetter
J.P. Marvel Wealth Management
The Kraft Group
Liberty Mutual Insurance
Sean McGrath, Stonegate Group
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Needham Bank
The New England Foundation
People’s United Bank
Andy and Suzanne Plump
Wave Life Sciences

With Additional Support From

Balsam Sponsors
5AM Venture Management, LLC
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals
Arbella Insurance Foundation
Berkshire Bank
Bloomberg Philanthropies
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Connell Limited Partnership
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
Eversource Energy
Fairmont Copley Plaza
Goldman Sachs & Co.
John Hancock
Liberty Mutual
Locke Lord LLP
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP
Gabrielle and Don McCree
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. and ML Strategies
Ray and Maria Stata
The TJX Companies, Inc.
Anne Wojcicki Foundation

Pine Sponsors
Adler Pollock & Sheehan P.C.
Alex. Brown, a Division of Raymond James
Amuleto Mexican Table
Caroline A. Browne and Danielle C. Browne
John and Diddy Cullinane
Foresite Capital Management, LLC
Holland & Knight LLP
Jack Klinck, Hyperplane Venture Capital
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Navigator Management
PureTech Health
Riemer & Braunstein LLP
Cynthia and Bill Sibold
H. Brian and Mary Ann Thompson

Birch Sponsors
Covalent Partners LLC
John and Valerie Gannon
Ann Philbin
WCVB Channel 5 Boston

For additional information, please contact:
Nina Jung Gasparrini
Director of Donor and Volunteer Engagement

617-638-9423 |

Katie Gassert
Assistant Director of Development Events

617-638-9392 |