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20/21 Performance Information


Symphony on the Lawn – Saturday, February 6, 2021
11:00AM & 2:00PM – Advanced Ticketing Required. Ticketing ends 2/3 at noon.

From romantic opera arias that capture the intense flush of first love to tear-jerking love themes, Symphony on the Lawn will be filled with an endless supply of delightful romantic music outdoors. Program highlights include selections from Bernstein’s classic West Side Story, Bizet’s memorable Carmen Suite No.1, and Pops favorites from Guys and Dolls, Carousel, and Sound of Music.

Past Performances

Holiday Pops Outdoors – Saturday, December 19, 2020
11:00AM & 2:00PM – Ticketing Closed.

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Platform and trees enclose the lawn at FSW Charlotte Campus to create a natural amphitheater for outdoor performances.

Held at FSW Charlotte Campus outdoor amphitheater, concerts will last 1 hour, without intermission, and limited to socially-distanced audiences of 250. Holiday Pops Outdoors will showcase Maestro Ponti’s unique programming with a mix of both seasonal favorites and fun new orchestrations fit for reduced-size orchestra. In February, Symphony on the Lawn will return to the dynamic and rich orchestral programming that audiences have come to expect from Ponti.


All tickets will be $49 for general admission. Advanced ticketing is required. Ticketing ends 72 hours prior to each performance date. Tickets will not be available for purchase at FSW Charlotte Campus on the performance day. Please inquire with the PGSymphony Office about Student tickets.

Ticketing Options for PAID Subscribers & Ticket Holders


The following protocols guided by standard COVID-related health and safety measures will be implemented at each concert.

Additional Information


An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is a highly contagious disease that may result in personal injury, severe illness, and death. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, senior citizens and persons with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable. Please visit the CDC website for its current guidance on people at increased risk for severe illness and other people who should take extra precautions. By attending a performance of Punta Gorda Symphony, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.

Assumption of Risk

Because COVID-19 is extremely contagious and is believed to be spread mainly from person-to-person contact, Punta Gorda Symphony has put in place preventative measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 at Punta Gorda Symphony events. However, Punta Gorda Symphony cannot guarantee that its employees, officers, directors, musicians, independent contractors, patrons, volunteers, partners, or others in attendance will not become infected with COVID-19. By attending this event, you agree to assume all risk and responsibility associated with potential exposure to COVID-19 at a Punta Gorda Symphony event. 

Punta Gorda Symphony is proud to have been part of The Patterson Foundation’s Advancing Mission Thrivability initiative.