The beloved concert series known simply as “Candlelight” invites everyone to relive the greatest classical and modern works by top musicians in an incredibly unique atmosphere with hundreds of flickering candles.
Candlelight Concerts have had enormous success around the world—in cities like Paris, Barcelona, New York, and Chicago at breathtaking venues around the world. And now, you can rejoice because these magical concerts are making their way to Grand Rapids!
With countless flickering candles illuminating the venue, the Grand Rapids Candlelight concerts will present a collection of classical and modern music over the course of 65 mesmerizing minutes.
You won’t want to miss this upcoming concert on October 29, A Haunted Evening of Halloween Classics at Fountain Street Church, perfect for the spooky season. This November, enjoy the talented Listeso String Quartet featuring Vivaldi’s Four Seasons & More. On December 23, don’t miss the Holiday Special featuring “The Nutcracker,” including ‘The First Noël,’ ‘Deck the Halls,’ and ‘Joy to the World.’
Note: For the safety of our audience, all of the candlelight will be provided through flameless candles.
These enchanting concerts will unveil musical delights bathed in the soft glow of candlelight for the first time at the Fountain Street Church. Initially founded in 1869, this stunning venue is exquisite and features wood carvings, stonework, and intricate mosaics; and is a spectacular space for an enchanting night out surrounded by candlelight.
The Candlelight series takes place twice each night with two back-to-back 65-minute performances. Doors will open 45 minutes prior to each show.
The concerts have been met by countless 5-star reviews, and guests have called it “a creative, enchanting, and new concert experience” and that “the performers were fantastic!”