The Charlotte Symphony will perform in concert Friday night at uptown Charlotte’s Romare Bearden Park, and there will be no admission charge.
The evening also will include a Chow Down Uptown food truck rally, featuring 11 food trucks, at 5 p.m. and a screening of “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” at 9:30 p.m.
The concert is planned for 8 p.m., featuring an “Americana” theme. The Charlotte Symphony performed at Bearden Park in June, and orchestra officials said they were happy with the public reception.
“Bearden Park is a beautiful and vibrant venue, and we truly enjoyed performing there in June,” assistant conductor Roger Kalia said.
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The lineup will include Copland’s “Saturday Night Waltz” and “Hoe-Down”; Wendel’s arrangement of “A Hollywood Salute”; a Duke Ellington medley; and selections from Gershwin’s “Porgy and Bess.”