The music of Star Wars, Harry Potter, Pink Floyd, the Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Elvis and Queen will highlight the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra’s 29th season of Concerts in the Garden Summer Music Festival.
This year’s concert series will also include traditional favorites such as the music of Mozart, the 1812 Overture and a patriotic tribute among the 17 outdoor concerns at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden June 7-July 7.
A fireworks show will accompany every concert. The full orchestra will perform at 15 or the 17 concerts.
The series kicks off June 7 with a tribute to Women rock singers and songwriters such as Tina Turner, Carole King, and Pat Benatar.
New this year, the symphony is offering passes for multiple performances at a discount. Two packages will available. The full festival pass includes admission for all 14 musical programs (some are duplicates). A mini-pass will include a selection of five programs.
Benefits for pass-holders include a savings of 15 percent on concert tickets, early access to purchase tickets and parking passes, priority entrance lines and discounts for FWSO apparel at the gift shop.
Presale tickets for symphony subscribers and donors begin March 25. Festival pass sales will open to the public on April 1. Individual concert tickets will go on sale to the public on April 8.
Lawn tickets are $25 and children age 10 and under are admitted free with a ticket if accompanied by an adult. Table seats are $37 to $67 with half-price seating for children age 10 and under in some sections.
For more information to purchase tickets, visit www.fwsymphony.org or call 817-655-6000.
June 7: Women Rock
June 8: The Music of Harry Potter
June 9: Mozart in the Garden: A little Night Music
June 14: The Music of U2
June 15: The Music of Led Zeppelin
June 16: 1812 Overture and Symphonic Sparklers
June 21: Asleep at the Wheel
June 22: Classical Mystery Tour (Beatles music)
June 23: A Tribute to Elvis with Kraig Parker
June 28: The Music of Pink Floyd
June 29: The Music of Queen
June 30: ABBAcadarbra
July 3-4: Old Fashioned Family Fireworks Picnic
July 5-7: Star Wars & Beyond: A sci-Fi Laser Light Spectacular