2018 Independence Day Spectacular

Rockford Symphony Orchestra Kicks off Summer Series with Independence Day Spectacular at RVC Starlight Theatre

 Rockford, IL – The Rockford Symphony Orchestra will begin the Summer Concert Series at Starlight Theatre at Rock Valley College with the RSO’s annual ComEd Independence Day Spectacular with fireworks on Wednesday, July 3 at 8pm. Price is $30 ($10 for children 12 and under). The concert features patriotic favorites like “Stars and Stripes Forever”, “God Bless America”, “The Armed Forces Salute”, a nod to our Rockford Peaches with “Take Me Out to the Ballgame”, and much more.  A great concert experience for the entire family.


Tickets for the Summer Series can be ordered through Starlight Theatre box office at 815-921-2160.  Tickets are also available online at www.rockfordsymphony.com or www.rockvalleycollege.edu. Price is $30 ($10 for children 12 and under).
A 3-concert package price is available for $72 for adults ($24 for children 12 and under)


ComEd Independence Day Spectacular
Tuesday, July 3, 2018, 8:00 PM
Patriotic pops concert with fireworks – an annual favorite!

RSO and the Stars of Starlight
Wednesday, August 8, 2018, 8:00 PM
An evening of showtunes featuring the leading performers of this summer’s Starlight Theatre season.

Farkle and the Wolf!
Sunday, September 9, 2018, 3:00 PM
Family-friendly concert cleverly exploring the instruments of the orchestra told through John Lithgow’s The Remarkable Farkle McBride and Prokofiev’s symphonic fairy tale Peter and the Wolf.

Contact information:
Michele McAffee
711 N. Main St.
Rockford, IL  61103
Phone: (815) 965-0049
Email: mmcaffee@rockfordsymphony.com