Symphony on the Prairie Kicks Off at Connor Prairie
The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra (ISO) will present its 33rd annual Marsh Symphony on the Prairie season at Connor Prairie Interactive History Park beginning at 8 p.m. on June 20 and June 21 with George Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue.” Other ISO shows this season will include music from The Eagles, Led Zeppelin, Beethoven’s “Symphony No. 7,” classic FM radio hits of the last several decades and the annual Star Spangled Symphony to celebrate Independence Day.
Other concerts include the Classical Mystery Tour performing songs by The Beatles, Glenn Miller Orchestra, Jim Curry singing the John Denver Songbook, the ABBA tribute band Waterloo, The Beach Boys, The Hit Men with members from Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band.
Attendees are invited to bring food, drinks, lawn chairs and blankets. Consider arriving early to explore Conner Prairie’s several themed historic areas, including Lenape Camp, Conner Homestead, 1836 Prairietown, 1863 Civil War Journey: Raid on Indiana, the Nature Walk and the Animal Encounters Barn. Explore the 200 wooded acres and discover fun activities and exciting ways to experience the past.