The Howard County Public School's Fine Arts Program is celebrating Columbia's 50th birthday with a student performance at Merriweather Post Pavilion on Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 4:00pm. The event will include performances from all 12 HCPSS high schools and will honor Jim Rouse's legacy of community, collaboration, integration, diversity, vision, and human values.
This is a free event, but tickets are required for general admission seating within the Pavilion. All of the general admission Pavilion tickets will be distributed to the schools, HCPSS, and the Columbia 50th organization. There are no additional Pavilion tickets available from Merriweather Post.
Each student performer will be given four (4) tickets. OM's remaining 230 tickets will be distributed on a first come, first served basis beginning Wednesday, April 19th at 8:00am in the OMHS front office. Each person may pick up four (4) tickets for their family. Tickets not picked up by noon on Friday, April 21st will be offered to other schools.
The general admission Pavilion tickets will state that all ticket holders must be seated by 3:30pm, with the show beginning at 4:00pm. Gates open at 2:30pm. Any empty general admission Pavilion seats will be filled prior to the start of the performance.
Lawn seating at Merriweather is available and does not require tickets.