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Symphony on the West Side

Date and Time

Saturday, September 21, 2019
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


  • The Park at John Ball Zoo


Grand Valley State University is pleased to partner with West Side neighbors, John Ball Park Zoo, and artistic partners, The Grand Rapids Symphony, to offer students an opportunity for a free and fun evening with music at the zoo.

FREE family-friendly community concert on Saturday, September 21 at The Park at John Ball Zoo!

Enjoy pre-concert music from Kathy LaMar and activities before the Grand Rapids Symphony take the stage with music from Vivaldi, Tchaikovsky, Copland, Gershwin, and more!

This concert is free for all attendees but TICKETS ARE REQUIRED. Call the Grand Rapids Symphony ticket office at 616-454-9451 to save your seat. Tickets are also available at John Ball Zoo, Rylee's Ace Hardware - Fulton ST., Nawara Bros. Home Store, Bridge Street Market, and Dairy Queen - Fulton St. Tickets will also be available at the concert. 

Doors open at 4:30 for this event. 



Ticket office: 616-454-94581



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