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145 Star Starred
Verizon Wireless Amphitheater Irvine
8808 Irvine Center Drive Irvine, CA 92618
949-855-8095
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Albert R.
general parking was $10 (total ripoff)
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Heather
It takes a while to get out of this venue. Be prepared to brave the traffic, or wait in the lot for a while.
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21 events
16 reviews
27 stars
attended Sep 03 2011

We arrived at 6:30p and got VIP parking $20 that was well worth it. If you are planning a picnic, I would recommend arriving at least 2.5 hrs before the performance. By the time I got tickets in "will call" (long line), we only had 45 minutes to...continued

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9 reviews
17 stars
attended Sep 03 2011

Great fireworks display. All pieces were excellent, especially the Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto and 1821 Overture. Did not know where to find the Huntington Beach Concert Band (who played during the 1821 Overture).

Lawn Area is highly sloped....continued

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OCfun
19 events
15 reviews
68 stars
attended Sep 03 2011

Very enjoyable evening, especially during mild summer weather!

Ample parking, but inadequate restrooms (as is the case at many large venues). Come EARLY if you want to secure a spot on the very limited grassy areas to picnic.

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Website

http://www.pacificsymphony.org

Description

Pacfic Symphony with:*

*Carl St.Clair, conductor

Chad Hoopes, violin

Program: 

Mozart: Overture to Don Giovanni

Tchaikovsky: Preghiera from Suite No. 4, Mozartiana

Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture

Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto

Tchaikovsky: _1812 Overture _

_Please note:

Guests are advised to bring a jacket or a blanket as evenings can be cool after sundown.

Picnicking is encouraged. Outside food and beverages are allowed at the Pacific Symphony Summer Concerts. __Arrive early for the best picnic spots._

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.