The Pawtucket Red Sox have postponed the Boston Pops concert originally scheduled at McCoy Stadium on Saturday, September 4; the concert will now take place on Friday, September 10, 2010. The decision to reschedule the concert was made based on weather forecast predictions that Hurricane Earl will bring heavy rains and high winds to the Pawtucket area from Friday, September 3, through Saturday morning, September4. The program for the concert on September 10, at 7:30 p.m., will remain as originally announced, with Keith Lockhart leading the Boston Pops with special guest Kenny Loggins.
All original tickets for the show from September 4 will be honored on September 10; re-ticketing is not necessary. Those who are unable to attend the rescheduled concert may obtain a refund by returning their tickets, along with a valid receipt, in person at the PawSox Box Office at McCoy on or before September 9 at noon. No refunds will be allowed after noon on September 9. The PawSox Box Office will be open on September 2 and 5, from 9 a.m. to 9 pm, September 3, 7, 8, and 9, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., September 4, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., and September 6, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The box office will also be open on September 10 from 9 a.m. through the start of the concert.
The Boston Pops, under the direction of Keith Lockhart, will perform music from their chart-topping 2009 CD The Red Sox Album including “Casey at the Bat,” “Take Me Out to the Ball Game,” and Fenway favorites “Sweet Caroline” and “I’m Shipping up to Boston.” The Pops will be joined by special guest, pop sensation Kenny Loggins performing some of his most popular hits including “This is It,” Celebrate Me Home,” and “Footloose.” Loggins and the Pops will be joined by singers and dancers from Cumberland High School in Cumberland, Rhode Island. The evening will draw to a dramatic close with a Boston Pops performance of Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture performed with pyrotechnics.