Grand Rapids Symphony’s D&W Fresh Market Picnic Pops celebrates the music of one of the iconic rock groups of the 1970s and 80s. Associate conductor John Varineau leads the Grand Rapids Symphony in We Will Rock You! The Music of Queen with such hits from the British rock group as Bohemian Rhapsody and Another One Bites the Dust. Special guest group Jeans ‘N Classics, which has been faithfully interpreting classic rock music for over 20 years with symphony orchestras, features vocalist Michael Shotten singing music made famous by Freddie Mercury.
Gates open at 5:45 p.m. for picnicking and pre-concert entertainment with accordionist Michael Schaeffer.