Giralda Music and Arts Festival


Art Show & Sale  • Children’s Activities  • Food Trucks 

Enjoy a concert by the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra on the beautiful lawns of Giralda Farms in Madison, NJ. Gates open early for picnics and activities, including an art show/sale. Prizes will be awarded for the most inventive picnics, and a 50/50 raffle for generous cash prizes supports our scholarship program.

Barbecues, pets and smoking are not permitted.


Children’s Activities include an interactive creative writing event for children and adults led by Ellen PapazianThe Montclair Art Museum (MAM) Art Truck, a mobile studio housed in a  truck, will offer art projects and activities for children of all ages. Whirled Revolution Studio will offer hula hoop experimentation, children’s activities, and good old-fashioned fun.  

    New Jersey Symphony Orchestra’s 2018 Giralda program Under the baton of one of Chile’s most prominent orchestral conductors, José Luis Domínguez, the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra’s Giralda program will feature Key’s Star Spangled Banner, BERNSTEIN’s Overture to Candide; PUCCINI’s “Intermezzo” from Manon Lescaut; ROSSINI’s Overture to Guillaume Tell; MOZART’s Overture to Le nozze di Figaro; MASSANET’s “Meditation” from Thais (featuring Eric Wyrick, violin); RODGERS’ The Carousel Waltz; GERSHWIN’s Overture to Crazy for You!; STYNE’s Overture to Gypsy; VERDI’s Overture to Nabucco; LEONCAVALLO’s “Intermezzo” from I Pagliacci; GLINKA’s Overture to Russlan and Ludmilla; J. STRAUSS, Jr.’s Overture to Die Fledermaus; JOHN WILLIAMS’ Selection from Star Wars; LOWDEN’s arr. of the  Armed Forces Salute and Sousa’s Stars and Stripes Forever.


Advance Tickets Adults (over 12), $15 Children, $4 (under 4 are free) Group Sales (10 or more), $12 Advance tickets available at: Online (Brown Paper Tickets)  • Kings Food Markets (Chatham and Morristown)  • Gary’s Wine & Marketplace (Madison)  •  Morris Arts (973) 285-5115 x 15
Tickets Day of Event  • Adults: $20  • Children (under 12): $5  Location change will be posted here on the day of the concert after 12:00 pm or call 973-285-5115 Rain Site Mennen Arena 161 E. Hanover Avenue, Morristown, NJ 07960 Doors open at 4 p.m. for picnicking and activities

Individuals needing special assistance or accommodation should contact Tom Werder at 973-285-5115 x 11, or at least 14 days prior to the event to ensure appropriate arrangements.

2018 Giralda Music & Arts Festival Sponsors

Giralda Property Sponsors: Open Spaces Management Association, GRC Management Corp., Lincoln Equities LLC, American Realty Capital, Atlantic Health System, Mack-Cali Realty Group 

Community Sponsors: Crum & Forster Insurance, MetLife Foundation, affiliated with The Star-Ledger, Kings Food Markets, Gary’s Wine & Marketplace, County of Morris, Township of Chatham and Morris County Park Commission 

Thank you to our sponsors who make the Giralda Music & Arts Festival possible.


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