Symphony Under The Sky

Music lives outside during Symphony Under the Sky, the opening to our 2019/2020 Season.

Join us in Hawrelak Park during the Labour Day long weekend for food trucks, refreshments and the sensational sounds of the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra.

We encourage you to take advantage of public transit by taking the bus or LRT to University Station to shuttle you to the festival.

ETS shuttle buses are free and run between the Windsor Car Park at the University of Alberta and Hawrelak Park, beginning at 4:00 PM Thursday through Saturday and 11:00 AM on Sunday and Monday.

If the show needs to be moved to the Winspear Centre due to inclement weather, please check the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra and Winspear Centre social media accounts for updates.

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Seating Map

 

Please be advised:

 

Tickets and Seating

General admission refers to grass seating which also includes a designated area for lawn chairs. Admission and concession are cash only with ATMs available at the Hawrelak Park Amphitheatre.

The on site Box Office tent is open during these select times:

August 29: Opens at 4:30 PM till intermission or 7:30 PM (whichever occurs first)

August 30: Opens at 4:30 PM till intermission or 7:30 PM (whichever occurs first)

August 31: Opens at 4:30 PM till intermission or 7:30 PM (whichever occurs first)

September 1: Opens at 11:30 AM till intermission or 2:30 PM (whichever occurs first)

September 2: Opens at 11:30 AM till intermission or 2:30 PM (whichever occurs first)

The Winspear Box Office is open during these select times:

August 29: Opens at 10:00 AM till 3:00 PM

August 30: Opens at 10:00 AM till 3:00 PM

August 31: Closed

September 1: Closed

September 2: Closed

September 3: Closed

 

Festival Admittance

Gates open 90 minutes before each concert. Pets are not permitted in the park during the festival.

 

Weather updates

If the show needs to move to the Winspear Centre due to inclement weather, please check our social media accounts for updates.

 

Travel Advisory

Access to Groat Road will be moderately restricted at this time.
More information on road closures can be found here.

 

Parking

Parking is available at Hawrelak Park, but it extremly limited. We sugguest 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.

Ticket dispensers and the Honk Mobile app at the Windsor Car Park only will be programmed to accept the $5.50 weekend and evening rate commencing at 4:00 PM on Thursday Aug 29 and Friday Aug 30. The rate will be called Symphony. On Saturday August 31, Sunday September 1 and Monday September 2 a rate of $5.50 will be available all day.
More information on the park mobile app can be found here: (https://www.honkmobile.com/)

 

Food & Vendors

Concessions are cash only. ATMs are available on site.

Food Concessions

Festival Days

Fat Franks All festival dates
Lil’ O’s Donuts All festival dates
Lemon Grass Food Truck Thursday & Friday
Drift Food Truck Saturday & Monday
Winspear Centre concessions All festival dates
Heart String Jewlery  All festival dates