Venue Details

137 Star Starred
Verizon Wireless Amphitheater Irvine
8808 Irvine Center Drive Irvine, CA 92618
949-855-8095
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Goldstar Member
It was easy to carry or roll your picnic items back to the car after dining.
Pacific Symphony's Gershwin Greats dining Jul 21 2014 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
The weather was nice but cooling when the sunset. I wore long pants and brought a warm jacket..
Pacific Symphony's Gershwin Greats dress Jul 21 2014 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

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4.7 average rating
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9 events
3 reviews
0 stars
attended Aug 04 2013

The Pacific Symphony was the best. The secondary acts, well... not so much. Ray and Frankie were good. But, there is more to being Rod Stewart than a hairdo, Sinatra should sound at least somewhat like Sinatra, and the Beatle guy was fair. ...continued

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46 events
17 reviews
1 stars
attended Aug 04 2013

AWESOME!!! One of the best shows ever. Very fun, a lot of favorite classic pieces - we had a great time!

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12 events
7 reviews
4 stars
attended Aug 04 2013

It was a great concert, full of energy and fabulous music from many genres.

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Website

http://www.pacificsymphony.org/main.taf?p=9,5,6,6&ProductionID=9951

Description

Shuttle service from the main gate to the amphitheater is provided for mobility-impaired patrons from 5:30 to 7:15pm and back again after the concert. Gates open at 5:30pm for picnicking.

Food and beverages are allowed in the amphitheater.

Please bring a jacket or blanket, as evenings can get chilly.

VIP Meadows buffet menu:

Summer Cheese Platter

Caesar Salad with walnut vinaigrette

Shrimp Scampi over linguini with long green beans

Lemon flambé

Coffee

Arrive early — the buffet closes at 7:30pm. Menu is current at time of publication, but subject to change.

Or add on a delicious gourmet picnic meal from Bristol Farms, official caterer of Pacific Symphony’s Summer Festival 2012, during the check-out process. Picnic boxes are available for convenient pick-up just inside the amphitheater gates.

Picnic Box Menu:

Sandwich Box: Gourmet sandwich with your choice of rare roast beef, Black Forest ham, smoked turkey or fresh veggie. Served with fresh fruit salad, spinach pasta salad and two cookies. 

Chicken Caesar Salad Box: Bristol Farms’ version of the famous Caesar Salad with tender grilled chicken, parmesan cheese, lemon, croutons and Caesar dressing. Served with a fresh seeded demi-baguette and two cookies. 

Chinese Chicken Salad Box: Bristol Farm’s version of the delicious Chinese chicken salad with mixed Asian greens with cilantro, shredded rotisserie chicken, crispy wontons, mandarin oranges, and sliced almonds tossed with sesame ginger dressing. Served with a honey-wheat demi baguette and two cookies._

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About the Ticket Supplier: Pacific Symphony

Pacific Symphony, celebrating its 35th season in 2013-14, is led by Music Director Carl St.Clair. The largest orchestra formed in the U.S. in the last 40 years, the Symphony is recognized as an outstanding ensemble making strides on both the national and international scene, as well as in its own burgeoning community of Orange County. Presenting more than 100 concerts a year and a rich array of education and community programs, the Symphony reaches more than 275,000 residents — from schoolchildren to senior citizens.