PRESS RELEASE, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE #06-25-2015
CONTACT: Craig Reem – Director of Public Affairs and Communications, 949-724-6077, email@example.com
IRVINE, CA: This summer the City of Irvine will host six free concerts at Mike Ward Community Park – Woodbridge in Irvine.
The Sizzlin’ Summer Concert Series kicks off Sunday, July 12, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. with Paperback Writer: The Beatles Experience and continues with four more outdoor musical performances featuring Savor: Santana Tribute Band, Sunday, July 26; King Kruk as Elvis, Sunday, August 2; Hot August Night: Tribute to Neil Diamond, Sunday, August 9; and Bella Donna: A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac and Stevie Nicks, Sunday, August 16. Concerts start at 5:30 p.m.
Gourmet food trucks will be on site serving up a selection of culinary delights with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the Irvine 2/11 Marine Adoption Committee and other non-profit organizations.
The summer concert season also features Symphony in the Cities, performed by the Pacific Symphony, on Sunday, July 19, at 7 p.m. Led by Music Director Carl St. Clair, the event will feature a full orchestra of musicians plus guest artists performing a classical guitar program. A musical playground for children will begin at 5:30 p.m. During this time, children can make an instrument, play drums, meet a musician and join a conducting clinic with Maestro Carl St. Clair.
Low-back chairs, blankets, picnic dinners and warm clothing are encouraged. For more information, call 949-724-6606 or visit cityofirvine.org.
Since its incorporation in 1971, Irvine has become a nationally recognized city, with a population of 250,384, spans 66 square miles and is recognized as one of America’s safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine’s enviable quality of life. This family-friendly city features more than 16,000 acres of parks, sports fields and dedicated open space and is the home of the Orange County Great Park – the first great metropolitan park of the 21st century. For more information, please visit cityofirvine.org.