Enhance your Tanger Center experience with a Prelude Reception Experience

The Prelude Dining Experience at Tanger Center is now the Prelude Reception Experience! 

If you purchased Prelude Dining for one of the following shows, don't worry - you will still have the delicious pre-show buffet-style experience you purchased! 

  • RENT (Feb. 4-6, 2022)
  • Disney's The Lion King (Feb. 23-Mar. 6, 2022)
  • HAMILTON (April 6-24, 2022)
  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone™ in Concert (June 4-5, 2022)
  • Mean Girls (Sept. 13-18, 2022)

Starting with new events in 2022, you will be able to enjoy a reception-style dining experience with interactive food stations and the inclusion of house wine. The Prelude Reception Experience is available before select shows in the Koury Grandview Room on the third floor. Add your pre-show reception by adding it to your ticket purchase on Ticketmaster, or Season Seat Members can add through Account Manager.

  • Prelude Reception Experience opens an hour and a half prior to show time.
  • The per-ticket cost for the Prelude Reception Experience is $50.
  • When you arrive for Prelude Reception Experience, please enter at the Ticket Office.
  • For Prelude Reception Experience menu and dietary questions, call 336-333-6518. 
  • For ticketing information, e-mail CustomerCare@TangerCenter.com.

*Please note that a pre-show reception is not currently available for matinee performances.

RENT (Feb. 4-6, 2022)

View the Sample Menu.

Book dining for your performance from the below links:

Please note that Prelude Dining Experience is not currently available for matinee performances.

Disney's The Lion King (Feb. 23-Mar. 6, 2022)

The Simon & Garfunkel Story (March 13, 2022)

Prelude Reception for The Simon & Garfunkel Story:

View the Sample Menu.

Book a Reception Experience for your performance here.

HAMILTON (April 6-24, 2022)

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone™ in Concert (June 4-5, 2022)

Prelude Dining Experience for Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone™ in Concert:

View the Sample Menu.

Book dining for your performance from the below links:

Mean Girls (Sept. 13-18, 2022)

View the Sample Menu.

Broadway Season Seat Members, add your Prelude Dining in Account Manager. Single ticket buyers will be able to add Prelude Dining when purchasing their tickets on Ticketmaster after the public-on sale.

Please note that Prelude Dining Experience is not currently available for matinee performances.

Season Seat Member Instructions for Adding Prelude Reception Experience

1. Confirm the date and time of your show performance.

         Remember if you made an exchange to one of your regularly scheduled performances, be sure to select your exchanged performance date and time. Check out this Account Manager Guide for confirming your performance times.

2. You will then use the search event toolbar to search "Prelude
Reception Experience" by your show and appropriate date and show time. Add the correct number of dinners you'd like to purchase.
       Interested in adding Prelude
Reception Experience for multiple shows? Click on "Continue Shopping" to find the next Prelude Reception Experience event that you'd like to purchase. Your number of desired dinners and performances should all appear in your cart. If you need assistance, please contact us at 336.373.7575 to help with your ticketing needs.

3. When you are ready to check-out, complete the purchase process.