Join Maestro Stuart Malina and the Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra in celebrating our country’s independence during the 2013 Summer Concert Series.  Music for the whole family will be performed at these five, FREE regional performances at various venues throughout the Mid-State!

All concerts are FREE to the public! This is a great opportunity to hear the Harrisburg Symphony perform familiar music that the whole family will enjoy. We invite families of all ages to come to the concert; there will be music – patriotic, Broadway, and Pops that everyone will recognize and love! Grab some lawn chairs and a blanket, and enjoy an evening of wonderful patriotic music under the stars.

Special points to know about each performance:

Harrisburg (Metro Bank Park) – seating in stadium seats (no chairs required), concessions available for purchase (no outside food permitted), parking on City Island is $5/verhicle, short fireworks with final performance piece, family activities on the Island will be available: inflatables, batting cages, water (mini) golf, playground, train rides and merry go-round rides (these activities may have fees)

Annville (Lebanon Valley College) – chairs & blankets are recommended

Lemoyne – chairs & blankets are recommended, concessions will be available for purchase

Carlisle (Dickinson College) – chairs & blankets recommended, concessions available for purchase

Mifflintown/McAlisterville (East Juniata High School) – indoor concert – no chairs required



Wednesday, July 3 at 8 PM

Metro Bank Park (home of the Harrisburg Senators)

Sponsored by Faulkner Honda & Dauphin County Commissioners

If rain: concert will be held indoors at the Forum



Friday, July 5 at 8 PM

Lebanon Valley College Quad

Sponsored by Lebanon Valley College

If rain: concert will be held indoors at Lutz Recital Hall (building 3 on map)



Saturday, July 6 at 8 PM

Negley Park, Lemoyne

Sponsored by the Lemoyne Business Association

If rain: concert will be held indoors at Cedar Cliff High School



Sunday, July 7 at 7:30 PM

Carlisle Summerfair (Dickinson College Quad), Carlisle

Sponsored by Summerfair and Citizens of Carlisle

If rain: concert will be held indoors Carlisle High School



Monday, July 8 at 7:30 PM

East Juniata High School, McAlisterville

Sponsored by the Lawrence L. and Julia Z. Hoverter Foundation and the First National Bank of Mifflintown



The HSO will be performing:

Star Spangled Banner

Cowboys Overture

Ruslan and Ludmila Overture

Trisch Trasch Polka

Harry’s Wondrous World

West Side Story

1812 ending


Bugler’s Holiday

Pops Hoedown

Armed Forces Salute

God Bless America

Sing, Sing, Sing

Stars and Stripes


For more information on these FREE Summer Concerts please call 717-545-5527 or visit our website at HarrisburgSymphony.org.