Orchestra in the Pines

Orchestra in the Pines

Saturday, June 17: 1–5pm

Cumming Nature Center (CNC) invites you to Orchestra in the Pines, a family-friendly event open to all. Revel in nature's acoustics, enjoy regional refreshments and sway with the majestic red pines as the Finger Lakes Symphony Orchestra performs a selection of pops and light classical music. Arrive by 1pm to enjoy locally sourced refreshments, including wine and beer for purchase and complimentary snacks. CNC is open all day, so come earlier if you would like and bring the whole crew for a hike, pack a picnic lunch and stick around for this unique mashup of Finger Lakes culture and scenery. 

Cumming Nature Center is a dynamic, 900-acre environmental education facility that celebrates the unique landscape and culture of the Finger Lakes region through hands-on learning opportunities and thoughtful exhibits.



1–5pm: Refreshments
Enjoy locally sourced refreshments, including wine and beer for purchase and complimentary snacks

2:15–2:45pm: Meet the Orchestra

Before the concert begins, get the special, behind-the-scenes opportunity to see the instruments up close and ask the musicians their questions—great for kids!

3pm: Concert Begins



Tickets are general admission. 125 chairs are available to first-comers and ample room for lawn chairs, blankets and standing room is available for all other guests. The acoustics are tremendous in the pines, so there isn't a single bad seat in the house!

Members: $20

General Public: $25

12 and under free


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In Case of Rain

In the event of rain, the concert will take place on the following day, Sunday, June 18. 

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