From our partners at Oregon Symphony
Thursday, Sept 2, 2010
Tom McCall Waterfront Park
1020 Naito Pkwy
5 PM Portland Youth Philharmonic
7 PM Oregon Symphony performs and later in the program also features Dancers from Oregon Ballet
Theatre performing excerpts from the company's fall production of Tchaikovsky's Sleeping Beauty.
The annual tradition of launching the Oregon Symphony season with FREE parks concerts continues with the much anticipated Symphony performance at Tom McCall Waterfront Park. No tickets are required. Bring chairs or blankets for lawn seating.
Closing festivities include the traditional grand finale — Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture with an elaborate fireworks show, complete with military canons from the Oregon Army National Guard 218th Field Artillery.
Concertgoers are also invited to bring school supplies to donate for use in Portland public schools. Learn more at OrSymphony.org