Columbus Symphony Cancels PATRIOTIC POPS; Ticket Holders Can Exchange or Receive Refund


Due to inclement weather, the Columbus Symphony was forced to cancel the Patriotic Pops concert on Saturday, June 29. Patriotic Pops tickets can be exchanged for any remaining concert on the 2013 Nationwide Insurance Picnic with the Pops schedule based on availability:


Saturday, July 6

Natalie Merchant

Saturday, July 13

The Music of Queen - A Rock and Symphonic Spectacular

Saturday, July 20

The Ohio State University Marching Band (with fireworks!)
Friday & Saturday, July 26 & 27

Patrons should call the CSO Ticket Office at 614-228-8600 to exchange, or they can also choose to return Patriotic Pops tickets to the point of purchase for a refund.

All concerts are held at the Columbus Bicentennial Pavilion (160 S. High St.) in the Columbus Commons. Gates open at 6 pm. Concerts begin at 8 pm.

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The CSO is grateful for the financial support provided by Franklin County and the City of Columbus. The Ohio Arts Council helped fund this program with state tax dollars to encourage economic growth, education excellence, and cultural enrichment for all Ohioans. The CSO also appreciates the support of the Greater Columbus Arts Council, supporting the city's artists and arts organizations since 1973, and the Charlotte R. Haller, James W. Overstreet, Kenneth L. Coe, and Jack Barrow funds of The Columbus Foundation, assisting donors and others in strengthening our community for the benefit of all its citizens.

Founded in 1951, the Columbus Symphony is the longest-running, professional symphony in central Ohio. Through an array of innovative artistic, educational, and community outreach programming, the Columbus Symphony is reaching an expanding, more diverse audience each year. This season, the Columbus Symphony will share classical music with more than 175,000 people in central Ohio through concerts, radio broadcasts, and special programming. For more information, visit