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NSO Family Concert: Halloween Spooktacular

Sunday, October 20, 2019

National Symphony Orchestra Performances For Young Audiences

Enjoy spooky fun for the whole family at this annual tradition! The Concert Hall transforms into a ghostly sight when our ghoulishly attired musicians perform new and old classics to celebrate Halloween. Nicholas Hersh leads this exciting concert experience, which features music from Harry Potter and more. Arrive early for trick-or-treating and a special Haunted Hall Musical Instrument “Petting Zoo" (1–2 p.m. and 3–4 p.m. in the Atrium). Ages 5+

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Enjoy spooky fun for the whole family at this annual tradition! The Concert Hall transforms into a ghostly sight when our ghoulishly attired musicians perform new and old classics to celebrate Halloween. Nicholas Hersh leads this exciting concert experience, which features music from Harry Potter and more.

1–2 p.m. and 3–4 p.m. in the Atrium: 
Arrive early for trick-or-treating and a special Haunted Hall Musical Instrument “Petting Zoo!" Starting one hour before NSO Family performances, these hands-on activities let children get up close with the instruments they'll see played on the stage.

Most enjoyed by age 5 and up. All patrons, regardless of age, must have a ticket.

2 p.m. is a sensory-friendly performance.
Sensory-friendly performances are designed to create a performing arts experience that is welcoming to all families, including those with children with autism or other sensory sensitivities. If you order these performances and do not require these Accessibility accommodations, your family is still very much welcome to attend.