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With Great Music and a Fabulous Giveaway, There Is No Reason Not to Attend This Christmas Festival

Buckle up for a sleigh ride into Helzberg Hall! Make plans now to attend the Kansas City Symphony’s annual Christmas Festival, which will be held this year at Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, December 21st at 7:00 p.m.

Your family and friends will love joining in the annual Kansas City Symphony holiday celebration, filled with festive songs of the season, carols, choirs and special guests — including one jolly visitor from the north. This concert will be conducted by Jason Seber and David T. Beals III and will feature the Rezound! Handbell Ensemble and Michael Preacely on vocals. Charles Bruffy will serve as a chorus director.

Attend this special event, and you might score the ultimate holiday gift! At each performance, the Symphony will give away a dazzling jewelry prize from Helzberg Diamonds. No purchase necessary. Come home with a beautiful prize for yourself or that special someone!

Founded in 1982 and recognized as "The Sound of Kansas City," the Kansas City Symphony's 80-person orchestra performs more than 50 concerts in three series (classical, family and pop). The Symphony's 42-week season runs September through June. In addition, the Symphony performs non-series concerts such as Bank of America Celebration At The Station and Pops In The Park, educational programs, outreach performances, holiday concerts and serves as the orchestra for the Lyric Opera and the Kansas City Ballet.

With the mission to "advance and advocate the art of classical music for the enrichment of the community," the Kansas City Symphony has experienced impressive artistic growth under the leadership of its music directors, Russell Patterson (1982-1986), William McLaughlin (1986-1997) and Anne Manson (1998-2003). In September 2004, maestro Michael Stern was appointed Music Director. Classical performances are broadcast weekly on KCUR 89.3 FM during the Kansas City Symphony Hour, Thursdays at 9:00 p.m.

Don’t miss this Christmas Festival presented by Kansas City Symphony and sponsored by Helzberg Diamonds with support from the Neighborhood Tourist Development Fund. Tickets start at $30 for adults and $15 for children. For tickets and more information, visit

Like you, the professional staff at Avenue 80 Apartments in Overland Park, Kansas enjoys a day well-spent in a fun atmosphere. That’s why we encourage you to expand your social horizons and take part in this event on Saturday!

Event Time/Date:
Saturday, December 21, 2019—7:00 PM

Event Venue Location:
Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
1601 Broadway Boulevard
Kansas City, Missouri 64108

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