Holiday Pops Chicago 2013

You must hear it to believe it….

Lincoln Park's Premiere Christmas Concert

Oct 17, 2013, 11:15 ET from Holiday Pops Chicago 2013

CHICAGO, Oct. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --


Sleigh bells will ring in Chicago and the best way to get in the spirit of the season is with the 12th annual Holiday Pops concert hosted by St. Michael's church in Lincoln Park. Step into a winter wonderland as Holiday Pops Chicago brings the music to life under the direction of veteran Maestro Scott Arkenberg.  You will hear holiday classics to newly commissioned pieces.

Enjoy the 47-piece Southport Symphony Orchestra and the 80 voices of The Holiday Pops Chorus. This year we are thrilled to have two musical pieces arranged by founder of Straight No Chaser and WGN TV's own Dan Ponce.

NBC 5 Chicago's  Rob Elgas will keep the night alive as emcee along with other special guest appearances including NBC 5 Chicago's Stefan Holt, Kim Vatis, Anthony Ponce and Maryann Ahern.


Saturday, December 7 at 7:00 p.m.


Saint Michael's Church; 1633 N. Cleveland Ave. Chicago, IL 60614


General admission tickets start at $25 for the side aisle. $50 center aisle;

VIP tickets include a pre-concert reception $100.00. To purchase tickets, visit: Tickets on sale November 1st.


The Holiday Pops concert has become a tradition in the Lincoln Park, Old Town and Sheffield communities since 2001 and is a much-loved part of the holiday music scene in Chicago. This festive concert – now celebrating 12 years – features an 80+ member Holiday Pops Chorus and the 47-piece Southport Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Maestro Scott Arkenberg. All proceeds benefit St. Michael's parish.


Lisa Ripson

Ripson Communications

(312) 493-5921

SOURCE Holiday Pops Chicago 2013