May 30-August 8, 2021 | Long Center City Terrace

A true sign that summer has begun is the arrival of the Austin Symphony Orchestra Concerts in the Park series. All ages, including pets, can enjoy Sunday evenings with different musical ensembles on the lawn in front of the Long Center's HEB City Terrace.

In its nineteenth season, these free informal concerts for the community allow Austinites to become acquainted or reacquainted with the classical music experience. Performing music from jazz and light classical to pops selections and film scores, the series provides something for everyone. Concertgoers are encouraged to bring a picnic dinner and blanket and make it a group outing.

Concerts take place Sunday evenings at 7:30 p.m. 

May 30th: Big Band - Anthony Corroa, conductor 
June 6th: Brass Quintet
June 13th: String Ensemble - Peter Bay, conductor
June 20th: Brass Quintet
June 27th: Chamber Ensemble - Peter Bay, conductor
July 11th: Woodwind Quintet
July 18th: String Quartet
July 25th: Brass Ensemble
August 1st: Woodwind Quintet
August 8th: Chamber Ensemble

COVID HEALTH GUIDELINE: From the Health Authority Rules found on austintex.gov, Dr. Mark Escott, Austin-Travis County Interim Health Authority, recently renewed Health Authority Rules, which expire June 15, 2021. The Emergency Rules govern individuals and sites within the City of Austin and impose requirements to protect public health. Under the rules, masking remains required in hospitals, health care facilities, long-term care facilities and other congregate settings. Masks must be worn when entering inside the Long Center for the Performing Arts to use the eastside restroom facilities.

All cancellations due to rain will be announced via our website, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, and also our free mobile app available on Apple or Android.

All artists, dates, and repertoire subject to change without notice.

This is a free event. No tickets required.

Event Details

Ticket Information

  • Cost: FREE

Presenter Details

  • Name: Austin Symphony Orchestra
  • Founded in 1911, the Austin Symphony Orchestra is Austin’s oldest performing arts group. The ASO offers a complete season of musical and educational programming. Masterworks concerts include a series of eight concert pairs running monthly September through May in the state-of-the-art Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long Center for the Performing Arts. Our season also features the Sarah & Ernest Butler Pops Series: October & February Pops at the Long Center and December & June Pops at Palmer Events Center. Programming for the entire family includes the Halloween Children’s Concert, and the Christmas in the Community, as well as the popular James C. Armstrong Youth Educations Programs, which include Children’s Day Art ParkYoung People’s ConcertsHigh School Concert Tour and a variety of other school programs.

Venue Details

  • Address: 701 W. Riverside Drive
  • City: Austin
  • State: Texas
  • Zip: 78704