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425 Star Starred
Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre
Formerly Verizon Wireless Amphitheater 8808 Irvine Center Drive Irvine, CA 92618
949-855-8095
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67 events
39 reviews
30 stars
Ugh: parking at this venue sucks! Either park a mile away, near the exit, to exit 15 minutes after the show, or park within 1/4 mile to exit 2 hours after. How could the Fire Marshall have approved this?
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4 events
3 reviews
1 stars
and parking is one way in and one way out ... leave plenty of time at this venue, over an hour to park and get out...
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Reviews & Ratings

Tchaikovsky Spectacular and Fireworks Display
59 ratings
4.5 average rating
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26 events
19 reviews
33 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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OCfun
20 events
15 reviews
67 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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38 events
13 reviews
9 stars
attended Sep 03 2011

Our lawn seats provided perfect viewing and acoustics. We thoroughly enjoyed the Pacific Symphony's concert. However, the angle of the lawn was not comfortable for either the placement of chairs or a picnic. The parking scene was unpleasant...continued

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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._