On the Radar: The Florida Orchestra's free Pops in the Park

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Rossini, Brahms, John Williams, John Philips Sousa, Copland and Johann Strauss, Jr., among others. Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture, selections from The Music Man, and a patriotic sing-along are also on the schedule. Not only will you have a great night out, you can help those less fortunate by bringing along canned food for Tampa Bay Harvest’s food bank services. (Photo by Lori Ballard) 7:30 p.m., Fri., April 23, Compton Park, 16101 Compton Drive, Tampa; and 7:30 p.m. Sat., April 24, Curtis Hixon Park, 600 N. Ashley Drive, Tampa, florchestraorchestra.org.

Welcome to On the Radar, where we preview upcoming events to mark your calendars for. Cheap date night alert: Bring your dinner, a picnic blanket and your sweetie, and enjoy an evening of classical music in the great outdoors.  The Florida Orchestra’s free Pops in the Park hits two Tampa locations this weekend on consecutive nights.

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