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Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra to Perform Independence Day Concert in Festival Park on July 1

Post Date:06/19/2019 11:15 AM

(Fayetteville, N.C.) — Presented by the City of Fayetteville and PWC, the Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra will be performing a free concert in Festival Park on Monday, July 1 in celebration of Independence Day. The concert will include patriotic and popular works conducted by Fayetteville Symphony Music Director Stefan Sanders. The concert will end with a fireworks display.

Gates open at 6 p.m., with the concert beginning at 7:30 p.m. The concert will open with the Fayetteville Symphonic Band, Fayetteville’s only community wind band performing group. The Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra will then begin their portion of the concert around 8:15 p.m. Fireworks will begin around 9:15 p.m.

There will be children’s activities, including free bounce houses. Various food trucks will also be on site for food purchases. Attendees are asked to bring their own lawn chairs or blankets. Only service animals will be allowed into the park. No personal tents, canopies, bicycles or skateboards will be allowed into the park.

In addition to the City of Fayetteville and PWC, this concert is also sponsored by the Arts Council of Fayetteville-Cumberland County, Fayetteville-Cumberland Parks & Recreation, Orange Theory Fitness, McCormick Farms, First Bank, Jernigan Warren Funeral Home, Systel Business Equipment, Coldwell Banker Advantage, Hutchens Law Firm and Wells Fargo.

For more information, log onto or call 910-433-1547.

This project is supported by the Arts Council in part by contributions from businesses and individuals and through grants from the City of Fayetteville, Cumberland County and the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural & Cultural Resources.


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