The Pavilion

Ravinia’s 3,350-seat open-air, covered Pavilion is host to the annual residence of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra at the heart of the festival’s summer season, as well as to a wide variety of the greatest rock, pop, blues, jazz, and country musicians today and much more. 

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pavilion show at night, many different colored lights on stage

Reserved Pavilion seats get you one of the best views in the park, but don't forget that you can still picnic on the lawn before the show.

Chicago Symphony Orchestra performing on the Pavilion stage

Ravinia hosts the summer residence of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, which celebrated its 80th anniversary in 2016.


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