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Austin Symphony Presents Halloween Children’s Concert

September 25, 2014
  • Who: Austin Symphony Orchestra
  • What: Halloween Children's Concert
  • When: Sunday, October 26, 2:00 p.m.
  • Where: Dell Hall at the Long Center for the Performing Arts, 701 W. Riverside
  • Cost: General Admission: $8 for Children, $12 for Adults
  • Contact: Eric Marshall- .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

What Austin tradition is creepy and crawly, yet not too spooky for the little ones and still exciting and enlightening for the whole family? It’s fun-filled and educational, with classical music that will leave you shakin’ in your boots: The Austin Symphony presents it annual Halloween Children’s Concert, sponsored Blue Bell Creameries. This concert is a wonderful chance for you to introduce your children to the wonders of live orchestral music and also a great opportunity to wear costumes and have tons of fun. The concert hall will be decorated top to bottom to enhance your little one’s concert experience.

Experience the story of Hansel and Gretel through music and with actors and narration provided by Pollyanna Theatre Company. Also on the program is music from Spider-Man, Hook, Pirates of the Caribbean and more! Children will also be introduced to various instruments in the orchestra and learn about the music being performed. With surprising special effects and classical favorites, families will never want to leave! Although the program is designed mainly for families with children between the ages of 3 and 10, the atmosphere will spark excitement and imagination in listeners of all ages when stepping through the front door. Kids and their families are invited to wear their costumes to the concert!

Blue Bell Creameries will provide sweet treats for everyone after the concert!

Tickets for the Halloween Children’s Concert are general admission and $8 for children and $12 for adults. Tickets are available through the ASO Box Office 1101 Red River, by phone 512-476-6064, or online at