Join the Cape Symphony at the Cape Cod National Seashore on Friday, August 26, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. at the Salt Pond Visitor Center Amphitheater (rain date is Saturday, August 27, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. and if necessary, will be announced via social media and on the Cape Symphony and Cape Cod National Seashore websites Friday morning). Admission is free and tickets are not required.
Pre-concert activities for kids and parents will be offered from 6 to 6:45 pm.
The event, presented by the National Park Service and the Cape Symphony and sponsored by the Friends of the Cape Cod National Seashore and the Musicians Performance Trust Fund, features a Disney medley, pieces by Antonio Vivaldi and Aaron Copland, a special multimedia tribute to the National Parks and the Cape Cod National Seashore in particular, and stirring patriotic numbers, including a tribute to our armed forces and veterans.
Eastham native Dawn Derow will join the Cape Symphony as the special guest. Dawn is a vocal performance graduate of the Boston Conservatory and is an award-winning cabaret singer in New York City who has performed in prestigious venues such as Carnegie Hall and Birdland. Dawn will perform “Olde Cape Cod,” as made famous by Patti Page, “(I Like New York in June) How About You?” and “Skylark,” among other favorites.
This concert is made possible by major financial support from Friends of the Cape Cod National Seashore, philanthropic partner to the National Seashore since 1987 and the Musicians Performance Trust Fund.
The Salt Pond Visitor Center Amphitheater is located at 50 Nauset Road at the intersection of Route 6 in Eastham.
Accessible parking is available at Salt Pond Visitor Center. Main parking is available at the nearby Little Creek Parking Area, with free shuttle to and from the event.
Bench and lawn chair seating available on a first-come, first-serve basis; the amphitheater is wheelchair accessible. Guests are welcome to bring a picnic to enjoy on the grounds. No food or drink will be available for purchase; there are bottle filling stations for water. Pets are not permitted at this event.
Those attending are encouraged to bring flashlights for ease in returning to vehicles.