Grand Rapids Symphony’s Dancing in the Street: The Music of Motown

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Date(s) - 07/25/2019
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Cannonsburg Ski Area



Relive the magic of MOTOWN at the D&W Fresh Market Picnic Pops with smash hits made famous by such artists as Marvin GayeThe Four Tops, Martha Reeves, Michael Jackson, Diana Ross, The Temptations and the one and only Stevie Wonder. Songs include Ain’t No Mountain High Enough, Reach Out I’ll Be There, Dancing In The Street, I Heard it Through The Grapevine, My Girl, Superstition and many more.

You will be transported back in time by the familiar songs, transcribed from the original recordings, performed by the Grand Rapids Pops plus three talented young singers including Shayna Steele, one of the stars of Women Rock! at the 2017 Picnic Pops. She’ll be joined by vocalists Chester Gregory and Michael Lynche.

Arrive at the concert early and enjoy pre-concert entertainment featuring Kathy LaMar and Bob VanStee.

Gates open at 5:45 p.m. for picnicking and pre-concert activities including children’s crafts and a musical instrument petting zoo. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m., Thursday and Friday, July 25-26, at Cannonsburg Ski Area, 6800 Cannonsburg Road NE.

Tickets in advance start at $20 adults, $5 students for lawn seats. Table seats and reserved chairs also are available. Call the Grand Rapids Symphony at (616) 454-9451 or go online to