October 17, 2017
FOR MORE INFORMATION:
GORDON MOE, Associate Administrator and Manager of Choral Ensembles
AMY KELLY, College Communications and Media Relations director
CONCORDIA CHRISTMAS CONCERT TICKETS GO ON SALE OCT. 24
Ticket sales for the 91st annual Concordia College Christmas Concert begin at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24. To purchase tickets visit ConcordiaChristmas.com, call (888) 477-0277 or purchase at the Memorial Auditorium box office. The Concordia Christmas Concert is one of the best-known events in the Midwest, with thousands attending each year.
The Moorhead Concerts will be held in Memorial Auditorium on the Concordia campus at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1; 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2; and 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3.
Tickets are $19 plus handling fees. The Memorial Auditorium box office, located on 12th Avenue at 7th Street South, Moorhead, is open 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday beginning Tuesday, Oct. 24 and by phone the hours are 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Mail orders should be addressed to Christmas Concert Tickets, Concordia College, 901 8th St. S., Moorhead, MN 56562. Discounted tickets are available for groups of 20 or more. For more information on the concerts visit ConcordiaChristmas.com.
The Minneapolis concerts will be held at Orchestra Hall at 6 and 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7. Tickets for the Minneapolis concert can be purchased beginning Oct. 24 at 9 a.m. from the Orchestra Hall Box Office, by phone at (800) 292-4141 or online at MinnesotaOrchestra.org. Ticket prices are $23, $28 and $32 plus facility and handling fees.
The concerts are staged with exceptional lighting and the Moorhead concerts have a full-sized mural that will illuminate the theme, “From Heaven Above ~ To Earth He Comes.” Nearly 400 student musicians will create the most beautiful collection of Christmas music you’ll hear during the holiday season.
To hear a recorded message about the Christmas Concert (including parking and handicapped access details) and other upcoming music events, call (218) 299-4515.