Young Friends Events

Happenings for the Young Friends of The Philadelphia Orchestra are held throughout the season. Young Friends events are great opportunities for members to mingle, make friends, volunteer, and develop a deeper relationship with the Orchestra.

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Upcoming Events:

Young Friends nights at the Orchestra return with our winter/spring 2022 season! We are overjoyed to invite you to Verizon Hall for unforgettable performances and special opportunities for Young Friends of Your Philadelphia Orchestra. Create a special Young Friends package that includes these performances to get the best seats at the best prices!

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2021–22 Young Friends Nights:

Saturday, February 5, at 8 PM
Angel Blue Sings Barber

Young Friends receive limited-edition Philadelphia Orchestra merch and $20 tickets using promo code COLEMAN20! Stop by the Young Friends table before to the performance to pick up a stainless steel water bottle or a winter hat.

Saturday, February 26, at 8 PM
The Princess Bride in Concert

Details coming soon!

Saturday, March 26, at 8 PM
Gustavo Dudamel’s Debut

Saturday, April 9, at 8 PM
Beethoven's Missa Solemnis 2.0

Saturday, May 14, at 8 PM
Prokofiev and Tchaikovsky

How to participate: Your Young Friends ticket will include access to benefits and events associated with Young Friends Nights this season. Due to changing protocols related to the COVID-19 pandemic, specific details about each Young Friends Night will be announced closer to the event date. 

Individual tickets for winter/spring performances will go on sale in mid-November.

Past Events: Highlights 

  • Disney and Pixar's Toy Story In Concert
    July 2021
    Mann Center
  • Young Friends After Party: Yannick and Mahler 
    October 2019 
    Volvér
  • Tubas, Taps, and Tigers
    August 2019
    Philadelphia Zoo 
  • Young Friends After Party: Beerthoven 9 
    June 2019
    Mann Center for the Performing Arts
  • Young Friends String Quartet
    April 2019
    Milkboy