November 4th, 2011 2:53 PM by Karyn Smith
Saturday, November 5 at 6 p.m.
$20 adults. $8 ages 5-12. Under 5 free. Members receive a 10% discount when member number is entered at checkout. Tickets will be emailed to you shortly following your purchase.
The award-winning Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra and the Singing Tower carillon present Sunset & Symphony at 6 p.m. Bring your family and friends for a picnic on the Great Lawn and enjoy a magical night as the sun sets atop Iron Mountain.
The Instrument Petting Zoo will begin at 4:30 p.m. Located on the Olmsted House lawn, families can try their hands at a variety of instruments with help from Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra musicians. The popular picnic contest will award prizes for Most Elegant, Most Original and Best Fall Themed. Winners will be announced during intermission.
Pre-ordered boxed picnic selections are available from the Blue Palmetto Café by calling 863.676.1355. Food and drinks are available for sale at the Hilltop Café concession during the event.
The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra is Central Florida’s resident orchestra, appearing in more than 125 performances each season. The Philharmonic‘s mission is to foster and promote symphonic music through excellence in performance, education and cultural leadership. For information about the orchestra’s concert season, visit www.OrlandoPhil.org