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Balboa Park Summer Kickoff Concert

Balboa Park Summer Kickoff Concert

May 31, 6:30 pm

Join us for the 2nd annual SDYS open-air concert on the steps of the San Diego Museum of Art in the Plaza de Panama, Friday, May 31st as Balboa Park kicks off Summer in the Park! The date coincides with the start of Food Truck Fridays, Friday Night Alive! (formerly Park After Dark) – with select museums and attractions open late-night hours from 5:00 – 8:00 pm and more.  This family-friendly evening of music, food, festival atmosphere and fun will get your summer season off on the right foot!

4pm: Food Trucks arrive
4:00pm – 8pm: Friday Night Alive! Late Museum Hours
5pm – 6:15pm: Balboa Park musical entertainment
6:30pm – 8:10pm: SDYS Ensemble and Orchestra performances
8:10pm – 8:30pm: SDYS Symphony Orchestra grand finale featuring Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture and John Phillip Sousa’s The Stars and Stripes Forever

There’ll be seating and picnic tables in the Plaza, all the better to enjoy your Food Truck delights while listening to the concert. Or bring a blanket and a picnic and enjoy this FREE and festive celebration of all things summer!

Want a feel for what an SDYS concert in the Plaza de Panama looks like? Watch this brief video about our 2015 China tour bon voyage concert on the steps of the Museum of Art.

Venue
Balboa Park Plaza de Panama 1450 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
Organizer
San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory
(619) 233 3232
Website
Date:
May 31
Time:
6:30 pm
Performing Ensembles:
Concert Orchestra, Concert Winds, Overture Winds, Overture Strings, Sinfonia, Symphonic Strings, Symphony Orchestra, Wind Symphony
San Diego Youth Symphony