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Summer Festival Concerts

Pack a picnic, chill some wine and enjoy great summer nights under the stars!

Beethoven’s “Emperor” & Scheherazade

Beethoven’s “Emperor” & Scheherazade

July 25, 2015, 8:00 p.m.

Music beneath the stars: The quintessential Southern California summer experience! Grab your friends, pack a picnic and enjoy enduring melodies from the masters — including Beethoven’s impressive and majestic concerto from the age of revolution and romance, and Rimsky-Korsakov’s gorgeous melodies and vast palette of orchestral colors that spin tales of the Arabian Nights. Gates open at 6 p.m. for picknicking.

Prefer not to cook? Enjoy our new Wine Bar or add on a gourmet Bristol Farms picnic box, ready for convenient pickup just inside the gates to the amphitheatre. (The picnic menu will appear on the screen after you choose your tickets.) Already have tickets? Click here to order food only.

“Bolero” & Hot Latin Nights

“Bolero” & Hot Latin Nights

August 9, 2015, 7:30 p.m.

Sizzling rhythms beneath the starry sky! Featuring the high-octane energy of JT & Friends, it's an evening of music and dance with sultry salsa, Cuban rhythms and the sounds of Spain. Enjoy Bernstein's "America," selections from Bizet's "Carmen" and Ravel's popular "Bolero," among other hot-tempered favorites! Gates open at 5:30 for picnicking.

Prefer not to cook? Enjoy our new Wine Bar or add on a gourmet Bristol Farms picnic box, ready for convenient pickup just inside the gates to the amphitheatre. (The picnic menu will appear on the screen after you choose your tickets.) Already have tickets? Click here to order food only.

Star Trek (2009)

Star Trek (2009)

August 22, 2015, 8:00 p.m.

A night at the movies perfect for the whole family! On the big screen: J.J. Abrams’ 2009 blockbuster featuring Chris Pine and Zachary Quinto boldly going where no one has gone before. On stage: Pacific Symphony performing Academy Award-winner Michael Giacchino’s score live! Giacchino's other films include Pixar’s “Up,” "Ratatouille" and “The Incredibles,” and this summer's "Tomorrowland," "Inside Out" and "Jurassic World." Gates open at 6 p.m. for picnicking. Come dressed as your favorite Star Trek character!

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Prefer not to cook? Enjoy our new Wine Bar or add on a gourmet Bristol Farms picnic box, ready for convenient pickup just inside the gates to the amphitheatre. (The picnic menu will appear on the screen after you choose your tickets.) Already have tickets? Click here to order food only.

Tchaikovsky Spectacular

Tchaikovsky Spectacular

September 5, 2015, 8:00 p.m.

The traditional end to Pacific Symphony’s Summer Festival, including the thrilling climax of thundering cannons and spectacular fireworks in Tchaikovsky’s “1812” Overture! Also enjoy some of the most enchanting pieces by favorite Russian composers — including Rachmaninoff’s hugely popular, achingly romantic Piano Concerto No. 2. Gates open at 6 p.m. for picnicking.

Prefer not to cook? Enjoy our new Wine Bar or add on a gourmet Bristol Farms picnic box, ready for convenient pickup just inside the gates to the amphitheatre. (The picnic menu will appear on the screen after you choose your tickets.) Already have tickets? Click here to order food only.