FromPress Release
Jim's Steak & Spaghetti Donates $10,000 to Huntington Symphony

Huntington, WV (HNN)  The famed restaurant Jim’s Steak & Spaghetti House in downtown Huntington, knows how important the Huntington Symphony Orchestra is to the Tri-State area. To ensure that the Tri-State has the 25th year of Picnic with the Pops,  Ms  Jamina Carder and Mr. Larry Tweel of Jim’s presented to YOUR Huntington Symphony Orchestra a check today for $10,000.00. Mr. Tweel stated, “We need to have the community come out and support OUR orchestra and we challenge other businesses do contribute as Jim’s is doing today”.

Your Huntington Symphony Orchestra announced today that popsiversary a celebration of the 25th year anniversary of Picnic with the Pops is now on sale.   Being able to announce this 25th year anniversary is even sweeter since the Huntington Symphony Orchestra is currently going through some very rough times financially. But with the spirit of the contributors and sponsors the orchestra announced a revised picnic with the pops season.

 The first pops will be July 23rd with the theme of River Fest and bringing back the famed Jazzou and Bob show. This upbeat ragtime and riverboat theme music event is sure to delight the crowds of all ages. 

 On August 20th the HSO will present a Tribute to American Heroes featuring once local favorite star Marina Jurica and local idol Ryan Hardiman.  An evening filled with “Stars and Stripes”, “God Bless America” and “You Raise me Up” all to tribute the American Hero.

 Tables and tickets for  POPSiversary are now on sale and may be purchased by going online at www.huntingtonsymphony.org or by simply calling 304-781-8343 or stopping by the HSO administration office at 763 Third Ave. Huntington, WV.  Keep an eye open for announcements of several Special Events connected to each POPS.

 Your Huntington Symphony Orchestra also wants to thank the many contributors that have come to our need during this very rough time. Although the HSO is getting stronger there is still a long way to go to make this a financial stable organization. Contributions are always gracefully accepted at “ TURN UP the MUSIC CAMPAIGN”  P.O. Box  2434 Huntington, WV 25725