COLUMBIA, SC – The Columbia Fireflies today announced, in partnership with the South Carolina Philharmonic, the return of the third-annual Fireworks with the Phil at Segra Park, slated for Tuesday, July 4. Gates will open for the concert at 6:30 pm and the SC Philharmonic will begin their performance at 8:00 pm. Tickets for the patriotic orchestra concert will go on sale this Thursday, May 18, at 10 am.
“We are extremely excited to continue this great tradition, and even more so this year because this will be the first time that it will take place on the 4th of July,” said Fireflies Team President Brad Shank. “I can’t think of a better way for our community to celebrate Independence Day than taking in a night of patriotic classics with these phenomenal musicians along with the grand finale of the largest fireworks show of the year at Segra Park. It is truly a pleasure to partner with the SC Philharmonic again for this unique celebration.”
Tickets for the event will cost $10 per person in the main seating area, with Bullpen Boxes and 4Topps available for $40 (includes four seats). Children ages 2 and under are free to attend the event and do not require a ticket. Members of the military will receive a $2 discount on their tickets. Luxury suites are available for $750, and fans can purchase upgraded club seating for $24 per seat.
The SCU Kids Zone will be open for the event from 6:30 pm until the show begins at 8 pm. Concessions will be open throughout the event. Attendees will be able to park in the city parking deck on Freed Street for $7.
Once tickets go on sale this Thursday, they’ll be available for purchase at FirefliesTickets.com.
Columbia returns home Tuesday, May 23 to start a six-game series with the Charleston RiverDogs. The week marks the return of Copa de la Diversión weekend presented by Southern Recipe Small Batch, where the Fireflies will become Los Chicharrones de Columbia for the weekend. Friday, the Fireflies will give away a soccer scarf for the first 1,000 fans through the gates thanks to Southern Recipe Small Batch and Saturday, we’ll have a fantastic fireworks display. Tickets are still available at FirefliesTickets.com.
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