Symphony under the Sky is brilliant. The venue is intimate and embraces the last weekend of summer with lawn chairs, picnic blankets, beer, popcorn and ice cream. This open-sky picnic fills the night with beautiful music. If you didn't make it this year, make a pact with yourself to go next year.
Last night, I enjoyed 'The Piano Men' performance - it was fun and interactive. The crowd sang all their favourite Billy Joel and Elton John songs, and even hummed along to the music from 1970s TV sitcoms.
There are still some tickets available to the 'Great Canadian Song Book" on Monday, September 6 at 2pm. From Four Strong Winds to Snowbird, Big Yellow Taxi to Heart of Gold, the ESO will play celebrated and memorable Canadian hits. Pick up your tickets at the box office (cash only) at Hawrelak Park.