Everything You Need to Know About the Peninsula Music Festival

Are you a fan of classical music and enchanting evenings spent in Door County? If so, the Peninsula Music Festival is the perfect event for you. This end-of-summer festival features the talents of orchestra musicians from around the world. Over the course of three weeks, the musicians perform nine spectacular concerts. You won’t want to miss this unforgettable symphony.

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Sweet Sounds Abound at the Peninsula Music Festival

The Peninsula Music Festival is celebrating its 67th season this summer. From August 6-24th, the orchestra will play nine awe-inspiring concerts at the Door Community Auditorium in Fish Creek. Read on to learn more about what 2019’s Peninsula Music Festival has in store!

2019 Concert Schedule

This year, Door County’s professional symphony orchestra will perform past favorites and new masterpieces. The talented Victor Yampolsky will conduct all of the concerts except for the night of August 20th, when guest conductor Yaniv Dinur will direct. The performers come from some of America’s best orchestras and undergo an open audition. This year’s musicians represent Dallas, Milwaukee, Omaha, St. Louis, and more.

The 2019 schedule has something for everyone. From classics like “The Star Spangled Banner” to a saxophone concerto and Hungarian folk songs, the symphony continues to delight and impress attendees.

Check out the full schedule here before reserving your seat!


If you’re excited to attend the Peninsula Music Festival, you can purchase your tickets online today. Prices range between $35 and $65, with discounts available for students and children. Peruse the auditorium seating chart and book your tickets before the best seats are gone!

Please note: Tickets will also be sold at the door.

More Music in Door County

But wait, there’s more! The Washington Island Music Festival is another favorite local event known for its talented chamber musicians. The 2019 festival runs from July 29th – August 9th and consists of five concerts. Additionally, the festival features open rehearsals, lectures, and programs for children at the performing arts center.

If you’re not planning a trip to the peninsula in August, there are plenty of other places to enjoy live music in Door County! From concerts in the park to local breweries, you’ll have the opportunity to hear it all.

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