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Lake Forest Civic Orchestra at “Gortinia” Sunday, August 30

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Lake Forest Civic Orchestra at “Gortinia”

  • Date: August 30, 2020
  • Time: 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Join us for an outdoor “Ravinia” event in the Gorton Community Center parking lot in socially distant “lawn seats”.  Three chamber groups have been formed from the members of the Lake Forest Civic Orchestra for this special outdoor evening of classical music.  Gortinia in Lake Forest’s own backyard!

This year the Lake Forest Civic Orchestra celebrates its 32nd year as Lake Forest’s orchestra.  It is a true community orchestra bringing professional and accomplished amateur musicians together from the area.  Lake Forest Civic Orchestra has made it possible for people of all ages to use their musical talents and training throughout their lives.

Three ensembles will perform – High Strung, Quintangled and Twisted Metal:

“Lawn seats”  will be sectioned off in our parking lot facing the stage.  Bring your lawn chairs and blankets, and enjoy an evening of beautiful music!  We will be selling alcoholic and non-alcoholic concessions in pre-packaged, unopened containers. Seating for this event is limited in order to comply with Illinois guidelines and we cannot exceed maximum capacity.  We  will have designated circles for your party that can accommodate parties of 2 to up to 6 people.  All seating pods are spaced at a safe distance from each other.

Ticket Prices:
$20/adult 18-65
$10/senior 65 and older and college students with an ID
Free to veterans and children under 12

Rain Date: September 6, 6:30 PM.

YOU MUST CHECK-IN WHEN YOU ARRIVE!  Please find the tented check-in table on the sidewalk in front of our building when you arrive.  Due to contact tracing, it is imperative everyone checks in and receives a wrist band. We will direct you to your assigned space when you arrive.

Parking: You may park in our upper lot, across the street at the train station, and along the north side of Illinois Road.

Gorton Community Center will take and may use photos and videos from this event for its promotional purposes. Your attendance indicates your consent to the above.

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