Food and Drink
Whether you stock your own picnic basket, take advantage of our convenient preshow dining options, or just grab a glass of wine in the theatre, food and drink make an evening at CSF complete.
UMC Events Planning & Catering is delighted to serve you this season with a variety of fresh dining options:
Dinner in the Shakespeare Garden
Pre-order boxed dinners and dinner salads to enjoy before performances at Mary Rippon AND University Theatres. Your choice of meal will be waiting for you before the performance!
Snacks, boxed dinners, dinner salads, and beverages will also be available for purchase prior to performances in Mary Rippon Theatre. Come early for the best selections or pre-order your dinner (above) to ensure you get the choices you want.
(Pre-performance and intermissions)
Enjoy sandwiches with a fruit salad, cookies, candy, and a wide selection of beverages including coffee, bottled Pepsi products, bottled tea and water, Douglas Hill wines, and Left Hand Brewing beers.
Wine and beer are available for sale in the Shakespeare Garden and in both theatres (except for University Theatre matinees) Everyone is required to show a valid photo ID to purchase alcohol.
Please note private alcohol consumption (BYOB) is not legal at any time on the CU-Boulder campus. You could receive a citation from the police.
Effortless catering for groups
Making your group's evening special is a breeze! Catered meals are available for groups of 10 or more people featuring full-course menus designed especially for the festival. Your party will enjoy a catered meal complete with chairs, tables and tableclothes, set up in your own special area. Group dining menus include:
- Street Tacos with your choice of two fillings: Carne Asada, Honey Chipotle Chicken, Potato Chorizo, or Grilled Portabella Mushrooms (gluten-free & vegan), with dessert and beverage (10 person minimum)
- Artisan Mini Sandwiches with Dijon Potato Salad, fruit salad, dessert and beverage (10 person minimum)
- BBQ with choice of Texas Beef Brisket, Carolina Pulled Pork or Macaroni and Cheese, two sides, dessert and beverage (15 person minimum)
- Custom Options available by request
Reservations are required for catered parties, click here to get started or call Kate Hubka at 303-492-8833.
Your dinner and concessions purchases help to support the Colorado Shakespeare Festival, thank you!