Join Conductor Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops in historic Symphony Hall!
See performances filled with holiday music favorites, the traditional Pops sing-along, and a visit from Santa Claus himself!
Specific events below.
On December 7 at 10 am, catch Boston Pop's Sensory Friendly Concert: The Boston Pops is pleased to offer a Holiday Pops sensory-friendly concert for the first time. The show is designed for all families with children or adults diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder or sensory sensitivities. The concert will be a shortened 60-minute version of our regular Holiday Pops concert, with a flexible, non-judgmental environment. Modifications will include relaxed house rules, reduced volume and lighting levels, extra space for movement, available noise-reduction headphones, designated quiet room and support spaces, modified food concessions, and credentialed autism therapist volunteers on site.
On December 7 at 3pm; Dec 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 23 and 24 at 11am, catch Boston Pop's Kids Matinee Performances: These special family concerts feature the Boston Symphony Children’s Choir and include a children’s sing-along and post-concert photos with Santa and are shorter than regular concerts at about 75 minutes. For those seated at the floor tables, there are special kid-friendly menu options along with holiday treats. Tickets for children younger than 2 are free.
On December 28 at 3pm & 7:30pm, Dec 29 at 3pm, catch Boston Pop's Bugs Bunny at the Symphony: The world’s favorite classic Looney Tunes, projected on the big screen, while the Boston Pops performs their exhilarating, original Carl Stalling scores LIVE! The concert includes such iconic classics as What’s Opera, Doc?, The Rabbit of Seville, Rhapsody Rabbit, Long-Haired Hare, Show Biz Bugs, Baton Bunny, and many new additions. Conducted by George Daugherty. Created by George Daugherty & David Ka Lik Wong.