The series offers a variety of music for every taste, from the Music of Pink Floyd to Star Wars to Asleep at the Wheel, with fabulous fireworks every night and three nights of our Old-Fashioned Family Fireworks Picnic on July 2, 3, and 4! The full Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra performs on 13 of the 17 concerts this summer. The Festival will open with Preservation Hall Jazz Band on Friday, June 2.

New this year:

  • JT Hodges (Local new-country star makes his CITG debut)
  • RePlay: A Symphony of Heroes (Video game music from Halo, Kingdom Hearts, 
Final Fantasy, and much more)
  • The Music of David Bowie (Tribute to David Bowie’s music with full rock band and orchestra)

Returning favorites:

  • Classical Mystery Tour (Beatles musical tribute with full orchestra)
  • Music of Pink Floyd (tribute band with full orchestra)
  • Music of Journey (tribute band with full orchestra)
  • Star Wars and Beyond (Full orchestra brings life to music from Star Wars for two nights)
  • Old-Fashioned Family Fireworks Picnic (Celebrate Independence Day with thrilling 
marches, military salutes, and spectacular fireworks)
  • Asleep at the Wheel (Kings of Texas Swing with full orchestra)


Lawn tickets are $22 in advance and $25 at the gate. Children ages 10 and younger are admitted free on the lawn with a ticket if accompanied by an adult. Adult table seats are $32-62 in advance and $37-67 at the gate. Children’s table tickets are $16-62 in advance and $20-67 at the gate. Tickets are available to FWSO Subscribers beginning Monday, March 20. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday, April 10. Purchase tickets by calling the ticket office at 817-655-6000 or by visiting www.fwsymphony.org.

Friday, June 2, 2017

Preservation Hall Jazz Band*

Saturday, June 3, 2017

JT Hodges*

We are excited to welcome JT Hodges in his debut performance at Concerts In The Garden. A Fort Worth native, he is known for his original and raucous sound combined with soulful lyrics. Be there for an exciting evening of new country.

Friday, June 9, 2017

A Tribute to Elvis with Kraig Parker*

Saturday, June 10, 2017

ABBACADABRA: The Ultimate ABBA Tribute*

The music of ABBA returns to the Garden with timeless favorites like “Super Trooper,” “Dancing Queen,” and “S.O.S.” Break out the bell bottoms and dust off that disco ball. You won’t be able to sit still when ABBACADABRA performs the ultimate ABBA tribute!

*The orchestra will not perform on the first four concerts

Friday, June 16, 2017
The Music of Pink Floyd
Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra
Martin Herman, conductor

Saturday, June 17, 2017

RePlay: Symphony of Heros

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra

Kelly Corcoran, conductor
Nigel Carrington, narrator

Sunday, June 18, 2017

1812 Overture and Symphonic Sparklers°

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra

Friday, June 23, 2017

The Music of David Bowie

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra

Martin Herman, conductor

Saturday, June 24, 2017
The Music of Journey

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra

Martin Herman, conductor

Juan Del Castillo, lead vocals

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Classical Mystery Tour

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra

Martin Herman, conductor

Friday, June 30, 2017

Asleep at the Wheel

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra

Saturday, July 1, 2017

The Music of Led Zeppelin

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra

Brent Havens, conductor

Sunday, July 2-Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Old-Fashioned Family Fireworks Picnic

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra

Miguel Harth-Bedoya, Conductor

Friday, July 7-Saturday, July 8, 2017

Star Wars and Beyond: 
A Laser Light Spectacular

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra