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Add value to your summer evenings with these FREE concerts performed by Toledo Symphony concert band
Join us for this great summer tradition in Toledo. With the Toledo Zoo Amphitheatre as your setting, you can unwind on a warm Sunday evening as you enjoy great music performed by the Toledo Symphony concert band. Each show features a fun musical theme that your family is sure to enjoy, and admission is free!
Pre-concert dining at the Beastro!
Make your Music under the Stars even better with open-air café dining at the Zoo’s Beastro, open 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Located next to the African Lodge, the Beastro features a selection of fresh salads, sandwiches and wraps, served tableside with china and linen in a relaxed, shaded area.
TARTA Shuttle Service to Music Under the Stars:
TARTA will be graciously offering shuttle services at a reduced fare of $1.00 each way for patrons who want to attend Music Under the Stars and need transportation from multiple locations throughout the Toledo metro area and Waterville! Click here for TARTA shuttle schedules, locations, and transport detail.
Schedule of Performances
Sunday, July 8: 7:30 pm until 9:30 pm
“Old, New, Borrowed and the Red, White, and Blue”
Bruce Moss, conductor & Soloist: Garth Simmons, trombone
Sunday, July 15: 7:30 pm until 9:30 pm
John Madden, conductor & Guest: Cassandra Ballet
Sunday, July 22: 7:30 pm until 9:30 pm
“Music of the Movies”
Robert Mirakian, conductor & Guest: Toledo’s Irish Dancers
Sunday, July 29: 7:30 pm until 9:30 pm
“Passport to Europe”
With special guests from the Toledo Opera and the Detroit Caledonian Pipe Band.
Sunday, August 5: 7:30 pm until 9:30 pm
Rodney Dorsey, conductor
Sunday, August 12: 7:30 pm until 9:30 pm
“That’s All Folks”
Kennith Thompson, conductor
For specific details per show, check the Toledo Symphony’s Music Under the Stars page