Simply Symphony Under The Sky
Music lives outside during Simply Symphony Under the Sky.
Join us in Hawrelak Park for the return of your favourite summer tradition! Your Edmonton Symphony Orchestra will perform two programs of sensational music during Simply Symphony Under the Sky, taking place August 26 to September 5.
There will be free ETS Shuttle Service from University of Alberta Windsor Park Parkade available for every performance. Parking charges will apply at the parkade. More details will be posted about Shuttle Service soon, and the cost of parking will be made available closer to the concert dates.
If a performance needs to be rescheduled due to inclement weather, you will receive an email up to four hours ahead of the scheduled start time. We also recommend that you keep an eye on our website and social media channels for the most up-to-date information.
Tickets and SeatingThere will be physically distanced and regular seating options available at each price level, so that you may pick the seating arrangement that makes you feel the most comfortable. General admission, which refers to grass seating, is all physically-distanced and includes a designated area for lawn chairs.
Concession will accept cash, debit, and credit cards.
Health & Safety at Simply Symphony Under The Sky!
We look forward to welcoming you back, safely!
We continue to keep health and safety our first priority and have worked diligently to adapt to this new environment in order to address any safety precautions for live events. Masks and/or face coverings are recommended when moving to and from your seats, and we recommend that you wear one while seated as well. Sanitizer stations are available around the event space.
Physically distanced seating and limited capacities:
Simply Symphony Under the Sky ticket holders may picnic on the grounds prior to performances, but will be asked to be seated in their seats for the performance. Grass seating ticket holders will not be admitted to the amphitheater stationary seating, as this is not a general admission seating event. Distanced seating options are made available in advance, to ensure everyone has a pleasant experience.
- Hand sanitizer stations will be on the premises.
- Electronic tickets preferred.
- Important information regarding each concert will be sent out via email prior to concert date.
- Latecomers will be admitted at the appropriate moment.
Please check back regularly for updates.
Box OfficeHours for the Winspear Box Office and on-site during Simply Symphony Under The Sky will be available soon – stay tuned.
Children under 3 will be admitted with youth tickets. Infants under 12 months will receive free Babes in Arms tickets from the onsite Box Office in the hour before the concert.
Gates open 75 minutes before each concert.
Pets are not permitted in the park during the festival.
If the show needs to be rescheduled due to inclement weather, please check our social media accounts for updates.
Parking is available at Hawrelak Park, but it extremely limited. We suggest everyone to use the University of Alberta Windsor Car Park. Free shuttle service is available from the Windsor Car Park lot to Hawrelak Park and back. View map.
Parking charges will apply at the parkade. More details will be posted about Shuttle Service soon, and the cost of parking will be made available closer to the concert dates.
Food & Drink
More information coming soon – stay tuned.
A designated smoking, vaping, and cannabis area is located at the emergency exit stage right. Smoking must be 10 m away from the exit.