Summer pops concert
East Hartford - posted Jul, 31 2013
EAST HARTFORD - On Saturday, Aug. 10, at 7 p.m., Riverfront Recapture is offering a free performance of the Riverfront Summer Pops Olmsted Concert in Great River Park, 301 East River Drive, East Hartford. Spend a relaxing evening on the Riverfront with the Middletown Symphonic Band, a professional concert band featuring wind, brass and percussion instruments. The Middletown Symphonic Band will play popular music that has become well known through cinema or dramatic productions. The music from these shows and movies spans nearly a century. You will hear the love between a beast and his beauty, opening nights on Broadway, and the travels of Hobbits—plus much more. Admission to this event is free. Seating is available in the amphitheater and on the lawn, so you may want to bring your lawn chairs and a blanket. Bring a picnic. You cannot bring in alcoholic beverages, however this event offers beer and wine for purchase. Rain date for this performance is Sunday, Aug. 11. Visit www.riverfront.org for more information.