Gates will open at 5:30 p.m. and parking is free on the Cannonsburg grounds. Patrons are invited to arrive early for picnics and pre-concert activities. The family fun area, open from 5:30-7 p.m., will feature free children’s activities — including an instrument petting zoo, face painting and crafts. Dance floors will be available for audience participation. Pre-concert entertainment will be Kathy LaMar and Bob Van Stee.
Advance lawn tickets are $22, $20 for students and senior citizens, and $8 for children ages 2-15. Ticket prices increase $2 on the day of show. Children under age 2 are free on the lawn. Reserved seating is also available through the Grand Rapids Symphony box office at 616-454-9451, ext. 4. Lawn tickets may be purchased by calling Ticketmaster at 800-982-2787, at any Ticketmaster outlet or online at ticketmaster.com.