Festival Ticket Sales Yearly Schedule

1. A Pre Ticket Order Form in October’s Festival Program filled in and mailed by Nov. 1st allows you to keep same seats or tables for next year.

2. Full Weekend Series Tickets (and Thursday Evening Unplugged on Descanso Beach) GO ON SALE annually THANKSGIVING WEEK Even when Single Day Sales Begin at Memorial Day Week, some Ballroom Seating is Still Held for Only Full Weekend Purchase so you can still purchase the Same Ballroom Floor Seat for entire weekend. Club Section is 1st 10 Rows .. Much of it is Already Sold at this Point.

3. Single Day Tickets Go On Sale the Week before Memorial Day Weekend Friday Only .. Saturday Only .. Sunday Only Only Ballroom Floor Seating Opens to Single Day Purchase end of May. Tables for now Only Available Full Weekend Series Purchase.

(Check back later in Summer per any remaining unsold tables opening up to Single Day)

These SINGLE DAY TICKETS Include All Sessions on That Day in Same Seat FRIDAY SINGLE DAY is 1 Evening Session SATURDAY AND SUNDAY are BOTH Afternoon & Evening Sessions.

Each Session has 2 Full Concert Performances by 2 Different Artists Afternoon Session Ends around 3:30 pm giving time for Dinner Reservations and Such Evening Sessions Begin at 7 pm Doors Open Afternoon Sessions 11:30 am, Evening Sessions 6:30 pm, 30 minutes before showtimes.

Table Seating

Ballroom Tables by October Normally Sell Out to Full Weekend Series Purchase. On the chance Tables are not selling out, some “might be opened up later in Summer to Single Day Purchase.

Food and Drinks Policy


Ballroom offers Full Bar and Food to Purchase

** Venue normally allows $25 Corkage Fee for Wine Bottles

Use of phone for stills or Videotaping

Smart Phones taking pictures and video are okay but PLEASE DO NOT HOLD YOUR PHONE UP TAKING LONG VIDEO’S Very Annoying for anyone behind you. Please Do Short Video’s Only. No Professional Photography or Professional Video Camera’s are allowed per contractual with Artists.

Thursday's Unplugged at Descanso Beach

Thursdays are the only JazzTrax Outdoor Shows. Different seating chart so must be purchased separately. Private Cabana’s and Chaise Lounges normally Sell Out very early in the year. We suggest spending entire Thursday Evening including Dinner at Descanso Beach especially for the 1 hour of daylight still over the Pacific Ocean. Bars and Food at 6 pm, maybe earlier .. Doors Open at 6 pm or shortly before Beach Concert Area Opens at 6 pm .. Opening Act begins shortly after 6 pm .. Headliner at 7:30 pm with Darkness


or call 866-Trax Tix 866-872-9849 Ask Us Any Questions by E-mail at JazzTrax@Live.com

Getting Around the Island

Everything in Avalon is Walkable including the 5 minute stroll from town down boardwalk to Casino Descanso Beach is another 5 minute stroll further past Casino along ocean front boardwalk There is Taxi Service in Avalon 310-510-0025

Other Festival Information

Each Festival Saturday Night after Final Performance .. don’t miss the JazzTrax Afterparty at Descanso Beach. Dancing on the Beach till 1 a.m. Full Bar and Food Service.


For this Saturday Night AfterParty at Descanso. Begins approximately 10:45 pm.

Avalon is filled with great restaurants and shops. Dinner Reservations are highly recommended. Get out early for Breakfast. Food is available for purchase in Ballroom. Thursday we highly suggest you eat dinner at Descanso Beach at concert.

Overnight Accomodations in Avalon include .. Hotels .. House Rentals .. Villa’s at Hamilton Cove .. Hermit Gulch Campground .. Boat Moorings

For Single Day Festival Purchasers “DAYTRIPPERS’ who are NOT staying overnight .. Take Note per BOATS There is a Catalina Express Late Boat off the Island after final performance each Festival Saturday and Sunday .. departing back TO LONG BEACH ONLY around 11:30 pm After Final Performance each of those days. ON FRIDAYS …….The last boat off the Island is 10:15 pm and returns only to Long Beach.

ON THURSDAYS …….There are NO boats off the Island to accommodate after our Unplugged Shows.

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