News From Terre Haute, Indiana

June 13, 2013

Indy Symphonic Band to perform June 15


News Release

---- — The Indianapolis Symphonic Band will begin its fifth summer concert season with Flag Day concert from 7:30 to 8:15 p.m. on Saturday at Fort Harrison State Park.

The performance will highlight band music themed to Flag Day, which was celebrated on Friday.

The Symphonic Band features amateur, military and professional musicians from central Indiana, performing in Indianapolis for more than 60 years. Summer band concerts have been a tradition at Fort Harrison since 1912, when the State Park was a U.S. Army installation.

The outdoor event concert is free, but the Indiana Department of Natural Resources entrance fee applies: $5 per instate carload, $7 per out-of-state carload. Attendees are encouraged to dress for the weather, including a light jacket and bug spray. The concert will be on the park sledding hill and features open seating. Blankets, lawn chairs, snacks and water are encouraged. Pets and small children are welcome.

The program will be cancelled in the event of rain or severe weather.

For more information, call 317-591-0905 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday.