Zing in the City brings RED, WHITE & BLUE fun downtown on June 29
CANTON, OHIO (June 9, 2011) – Come downtown on Wednesday, June 29, for some red, white and blue music under the twilight’s last gleaming at Zing in the City! This FREE spectacular summer symphony performance, presented by the Canton Development Partnership (a department of the Canton Regional Chamber) is sure to have you waving your flag! Prepare to take an amaZING Patriotic Adventure with the Canton Symphony Orchestra under the direction of assistant conductor Matthew Brown! You’ll be proud to be an American with moving performances of 1812 Overture, The Stars and Stripes Forever, America the Beautiful and the Star Spangled Banner. Theatre-style concession snacks will be on sale for munching. The Star-Spangled Spectacular begins at 8 p.m. and a dazzling array of bombs bursting in air will kick off at 10 p.m., presented by Schulman Zimmerman & Associates. Come downtown early to save your seats and enjoy all of the pre-show activities from 5 - 7 p.m. with music from Ryan Humbert, and other patriotic celebrations happening at 7 p.m., including a Salute to our Soldiers, presented by Gasser Fine Jewelers. Have little ones? Bring them down for crafts and make-and-take activities, or stroll along the “artists’ row” while enjoying in-crowd entertainment from clowns, magicians and other performers! The amaZING Patriotic Adventure is happening in downtown Canton along Market Ave. N between Third and Fourth Sts. NW in the Kresge Green and surrounding area. Sponsors to date for Zing in the City include The Timken Company, AultCare, Gasser Fine Jewelers, Schulman Zimmerman & Associates, The City of Canton, Aultman Health Foundation, Blue Moon, King Properties, the Downtown Canton Special Improvement District, Canton Symphony Orchestra, The Repository, PPI Graphics, Stark County District Library and Mix 94.1 and News-Talk WHBC 1480 AM. Visit www.ZingintheCity.com for more information and a full schedule of the evening’s festivities.