Salem Highlights: Capitol City Spectacular: 4th of July 2016


[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Move over Boston Pops!  Salem, Oregon had its own celebration for Independence Day that engaged all ages with an evening concert of patriotic songs, classical pops, and special guests.  A full symphonic orchestra accompanied by the voices of the Capital City Singers and the Willamette Master Chorus performed a 90-minute evening filled with familiar music that was capped off with the spectacular firework show that got underway promptly at 10PM. Families were encouraged to bring picnic lunches into the grounds, and picnic they did. Food and products Vendors were staged throughout the entire concert venue.

Performers: Capitol City Spectacular: 4th of July 2016

Jonathan & Heather

This team has worked together on many projects from Broadway shows to successful renderings of famous concerts presented by Andrea Bocelli and Barbara Streisand.  Their voices will cause you to soar above the fireworks.

Kenny Munshaw

AKA Recording Artist brings his diverse and energetic musical style to the stage through soul, blues, rock, and pop standards and new releases.

Willamette Master Chorus

For many years WMC has presented and promoted choral excellence through musical collaboration, education, and performance.

Event Highlights: Capitol City Spectacular: 4th of July 2016

If you missed this year's event, the show will be back again next year. We hope to meet you there!

If you were there or not able to make it, here are a few photographic highlights from this year's' "Capitol City Spectacular: 4th of July 2016." Please feel free to share these snapshots with family and friends; locally and all across the globe! (Please click to enlarge any of the images below.)[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_gallery type="image_grid" images="3269,3268,3263,3286,3285,3274,3272,3265,3275,3261,3273,3271,3266,3284,3256,3262,3258,3283,3259,3282,3255,3260,3264,3257,3277,3267,3270,3281,3280,3278"][vc_column_text]

We Thank All Event Volunteers and On-Scene Law Enforcement Personnel

We graciously thank all the dedicated and smart-working volunteers that converged to help make this year's Capitol City Spectacular: 4th of July 2016 another indelible Salem event. We also send our special thanks to the Salem Police Department's officers, Marion County Sheriff's Office, and park security personnel who kept our families and friends safe. We salute you! It's always the extraordinary people that make our local festivities notably the best and we are so proud of our great and ever-evolving city![/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]