Special Event

RuMBa Foundation Family Concerts: Magical Musical Kingdom!

Sunday, October 6, 2024

For more information or to buy tickets, call the Symphony box office at (562) 436-3203 ext. 1

Long Beach Terrace Theater
300 E. Ocean Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90802

Generously Sponsored By:

RuMBa Foundation

Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center

In Partnership With:

Long Beach Public Library

Long Beach Transit

RuMBa Foundation Family Concerts: Magical Musical Kingdom!

Sunday, October 6, 2024

Eckart Preu, Conductor

CHILDREN GET IN FREE! (17 and under). Adult tickets, $20 each. An Afternoon of Music — A Lifetime of Memories

Event Details:

What: Multi-cultural concert, activities, crafts, and interactive play for children and their families

When: Sunday, October 6th, 2024: Activities from 1PM -3PM and 4PM to 5PM. RuMBa Foundation Family Concert from 3-4 PM

Where: Terrace Theater and Plaza: 300 E. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach

Cost: Kids get in Free! Adults 18+, $20. Free Parking! 

This free festival-style event will be filled with activities, live music, interactive booths, and kid-friendly food. Children will enjoy playing with symphonic musical instruments at the “instrument petting zoo,” crafting their own batons for “Conducting 101” with our assistant conductors. Enjoy arts and crafts, “Acting Out,” lawn games, and more!  Children are encouraged to come in their favorite costume!

At 3PM, the Terrace Theater will open for children of all ages to enjoy an interactive, educational, and playful presentation by Maestro Eckart Preu. The stage will be filled with Long Beach Symphony musicians, dancers, and performers.  Join in the fun and learn about all the different sights and sounds that make up an orchestra.

“This is a multi-generational family fun day where kids of all ages create lifelong memories. We are extremely thankful to The RuMBa Foundation for their multi-year generous grant and the access it provides to so many families,” says Long Beach Symphony President Kelly Ruggirello.

Reserve tickets for the October 6, 2024 Concert

Reserve tickets for the June  8, 2025 Concert

This concert is conducted by Music Director Preu in a family-friendly and beautifully interactive environment.

RuMBa Foundation Family Concerts are made possible by a multi-year grant from The RuMBa Foundation of Long Beach


* Long Beach Symphony complies with all city health and safety mandates.**Programming subject to change.

Eckart Preu, Conductor

Eckart Preu (Eck-art Proy) began his tenure as Music Director of Long Beach Symphony in 2017. Critics, the orchestra, and audiences alike have celebrated his ability to combine well-loved masterworks with rare or newer works in programs offering dimension, sophistication, and spirit. Preu also currently serves as …

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