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Idaho State University’s Civic Symphony POPS Concert presents Viva Mariachi Feb. 14; dinner, raffle round out evening

Posted January 27, 2014

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with an evening at the Stephens Performing Arts Center enjoying the Idaho State-Civic Symphony’s POPS concert Viva Mariachi at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 14 featuring virtuoso mariachi Jeff Nevin.

The evening will start off with a pre-concert dinner and the much-anticipated annual raffle. The raffle will be ongoing throughout the evening, and the raffle items will be set up in the Rotunda for viewing from 5:30 p.m. through intermission.

The pre-concert dinner is at 5:30 p.m. in the Stephens Performing Arts Center Marshall Rotunda. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Jensen Grand Concert Hall.

Dinner tickets are $40 per person and must be purchased in advance by Feb. 9. For dinner tickets, reservations and additional information, contact Rayna Valentine at (208) 233-7081.

Symphony ticket prices are $32 for adults, $17 for students in elementary school through high school, and $12 for third-tier balcony seats. A limited number of free tickets are available for ISU students with valid Bengal cards. Last-minute “rush” tickets for unsold seats are available for $17 each beginning at 7 p.m. on the night of the concert.

To order your concert tickets, contact the ISU Box Office by calling (208) 282-3595 or order online at

Tickets for the dinner, raffle items and concert are available separately but organizers invite participants to triple their fun and support the Symphony’s annual fundraiser by joining them for an entire evening.

To purchase pre-event raffle tickets, or make reservations for the pre-concert Valentine Dinner ($40 per person), contact Rayna Valentine at (208) 233-7081.

More information on this and other Idaho State-Civic Symphony events is available at