SALT LAKE CITY—To honor the faith and remember the legacy of Utah’s early settlers, a Pioneer Day Commemoration program will be held in the Conference Center on Sunday, 20 July 2003. The event, featuring an address from a member of the First Presidency and music by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square, will begin at 6:00 p.m. MDT.
The world-renowned choir will be back from its prestigious North American tour, having performed at some of the most prominent music festivals and concert halls in the northeastern United States. The Choir will combine with the orchestra to perform music rich in pioneer heritage.
Free tickets are available to the general public at the Conference Center ticket office, door 4. Internet users may order tickets online at www.lds.org/events. The number of tickets are limited to six per person.
Admittance to the Conference Center is available to those 8 years of age and older. On the day of the program, Conference Center doors will open at 4:30 p.m. Those attending the Pioneer Day Commemoration should be in their seats by 5:30 p.m. The program will begin promptly at 6:00 p.m. No cameras, recording devices, backpacks, food or beverages are allowed in the Conference Center.
The Pioneer Day Commemoration program will be broadcast to meetinghouses on the Church satellite system, as well as on KBYU-TV, BYUTV, BYU Radio and the Internet at www.byutv.org. Members of the Church wishing to view or listen to the program should contact broadcast stations or local Church leaders for exact broadcast times in their areas.