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Holiday Pops with special guest Black Santa!
December 7, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
One event on December 8, 2018 at 2:00 pm
One event on December 8, 2018 at 8:00 pm
One event on December 9, 2018 at 2:00 pm
One event on December 9, 2018 at 7:00 pm
Cincinnati Music Hall
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra presents Holiday Pops 2018 with Black Santa! Make new family memories with a sparkling blend of holiday favorites.
The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra and Conductor John Morris Russell are pleased to announce the details of the Pops’ 2018-19 season at the beautifully renovated Music Hall. The season features nine subscription programs, individual performances, and the three-concert Lollipops Family Series. This holiday season, make new family memories with a sparkling blend of favorites in the Holiday Pops 2018 series.
Tickets for Holiday Pops 2018 are $15 for kids and range from $25-$120 for adults and can be purchased online. To purchase group tickets, call 513-744-3590.
If you plan to attend, on the evenings of December 7th or 8th, be sure to visit the African American Santa Claus before the concert. He will be bringing holiday cheer to you and your family. Capture the moment in Music Hall’s foyer which will be embellished with holiday décor.
Performance Dates and Times
Friday, December 7, 2018 – 8 p.m.
Saturday, December 8, 2018 – 2 p.m.
Saturday, December 8, 2018 – 8 p.m.
Sunday, December 9, 2018 – 2 p.m.
Sunday, December 9, 2018 – 7 p.m.
After the concerts on December 7-9th, you’re in for a treat… literally! On December 7th, attendees will be treated to candy canes. From December 8-9th, Graeter’s will be passing out samples of their Peppermint Stick Chocolate Chip Ice Cream. After you try the ice cream, warm up at the hot chocolate concessions bar.
Cincinnati Pops will also be partnering with Matthew 25 Ministries for their warm clothing drive. Help keep someone warm this winter season by donating new or gently used clothing and coats.
Several public parking options are available surrounding Music Hall, located on the Cincinnati Bell Connector line. Parking is also available in the Washington Park Garage and valet services will also be offered on a first-come, first-serve basis. Handicap Parking is available in the Town Center (CET) and Washington Park garages.
About Holiday Pops 2018
The Orchestra’s annual Holiday Pops concerts are a beloved tradition for many Greater Cincinnati families. Led by “Mr. Christmas” himself, John Morris Russell, this festive concert experience at the beautifully decorated Music Hall features both traditional and contemporary holiday favorites. Mr. Russell and the Pops will be joined by Broadway star Ashley Brown, choirs and special guests.
About Music Hall Renovations
The 140-year old Cincinnati Music Hall re-opened in October of 2017 following a $143 million renovation, drawing international attention. Cincinnati has been called out recently as a destination city thanks to the CSO, Music Hall and Cincinnati’s vibrant arts scene in BBC Music Magazine and The New York Times.
Get a Subscription and Benefit!
With a little bit of planning, a subscription guarantees you seats to the concerts you want and ensures you are part of something beautiful. As our thanks for your commitment, enjoy these benefits when you subscribe. Subscribers receive exclusive discounts on parking, at local restaurants, bars and businesses. Don’t miss out on the below performances.
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra: 2018-2019 Subscription Season at Cincinnati Music Hall
- Pops in Space (January 18-20, 2019)
- An Evening with Amy Grant (February 10, 2019)
- A Kiss Away Featuring Lisa Fischer (March 9-10, 2019)
- Wonderful Music of Oz (April 5-7, 2019)
- Music of Whitney Houston (April 23, 2019)