The Paderewski Festival in Paso Robles is excited to announce the 2019 PASO POPS, the annual patriotic-themed concert and Independence Day celebration wIll take place on Thursday, July 4th, at the Paso Robles Event Center. The San Luis Obispo Symphony, paired with Youth Symphony members will perform a patriotic "Pops" program beginning at 8 pm with a firework finale.
Gates open at 4:00 PM with reserved parking for patrons purchasing reserved President and Vice President table seating, Parking for Individual table seating and General Admission (bleachers) will be in the designated General Admission parking areas for a nominal fee. A two and a half-hour wine tasting featuring 30+ local wineries will be open to adult patrons with reserve table seating, while interactive arts, face painting and carnival kiddie rides will be available for young families. New this year, artisans will showcase merchandise for enjoyment and sale.
Event attendees are welcome to bring their picnics or can purchase food from a variety of caterers and food trucks. Cass Winery wines and Firestone Walker beer will be available for purchase. No outside alcohol is allowed. Non-alcholic beverages will also be available for purchase. For the safety of all, only service animals will be allowed on and around the event grounds.
Advanced tickets range from $30 for General Admission up to $2,500 for President tables that include wine tasting, gourmet buffet, wine, beer and VIP parking. Other sponsored table options include Vice President for $750 which includes wine tasting and reserve parking. Multi-table purchasers will receive an additional discount. Please call for details. Advanced sales of individual tickets are: Individual (table seating) $100 and General Admission (bleacher seating) $30. For active and retired military with ID, students with ID, and seniors over 60, General Admission (bleacher seating) are $15. Up to two children 12 and under are free with paid General Admission ticketholders only.