Via TravelZoo: Hear the world-renowned Chicago Symphony Orchestra perform at Ravinia this summer for 50% off with this exclusive Local Deal for three July concerts. Picnic on the lawn at the Chicago area’s premier outdoor venue for $5, regularly $10, or get Pavilion seats for $12.50-$35, regularly $25-$70. Click here to get tickets! Looks like the page is getting a lot of traffic, so it may take time to load.
The following performances are available:
• Wednesday, July 4, at 5 p.m. – “America’s Favorite”
Broadway star Ashley Brown (“Mary Poppins”) joins the orchestra to perform patriotic hits on Independence Day
• Thursday, July 26, at 8 p.m. – “Orchestra Favorites”
Conductor James Conlon leads the CSO in a tour of European music with French, Italian, Czech and German musical styles.
• Tuesday, July 31, at 8 p.m. – “One Score, One Chicago”
Holst’s “The Planets” is performed with film images courtesy of the Adler Planetarium