Ticket Info

2023 FESTIVAL TICKET INFORMATION

Jazz Fest Ticket Shop

The Ticket Shop is open prior to and during the Festival. Dates and hours will be announced in March 2023

Headliner Shows - 2023

Watch for our schedule to be announced in March 2023! 

Free Shows

Our Free Show Schedule will be announced in March 2023!

  • You do not need tickets to attend any free shows.  
  • All shows go on rain or shine.  
  • Food and beverages are available at all outdoor stage venues.
  • Bring lawn chairs or stools. 

Club Pass Series Shows

Club Pass Series Info

The Club Pass Series schedule will be announced in March 2023. Stay tuned! 

  • Access Club Pass shows with $30 cash at the door ($35 at Kilbourn Hall), or with a Club Pass. 
  • No advance sale tickets are sold for Club Pass shows.
  • Just arrive early and get in line as shows fill up fast. 
  • There is no reserved seating whether you pay cash at the door or enter with a Club Pass. 
  • Doors open 30 minutes before the start of shows.
  • Take advantage of our Save Time in Line system for the first shows at two of our busiest Club Pass venues – Kilbourn Hall and Max of Eastman Place. (see info below)

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The RIJF Club Pass - One Ticket for Club Pass Series Shows - How it Works

The Club Pass is a unique value pass offering patrons an amazing opportunity to sample music by artists from around the world!

3-Day and 9-Day Club Passes provide a multi-day music experience at a steeply discounted price that allows attendance to as many shows as physically possible. 

  • Come and go as you please to Club Pass shows, first in - first seated.
  • Save off the individual entry cover charge of $30/35 for all Club Pass venues. 
  • Freedom and flexibility to see as many shows as possible each day. 
  • Just present your Pass at the door and enjoy the music!
  • Make great gifts for music lovers and perfect for customer and employee appreciation. 

Buy 2023 Club Passes 

RIJF Club Pass 2023 tickets are on sale at early bird prices! Take advantage of the lowest prices!  
 
9-Day Club Pass - Buy Now
    • Unlimited access to Club Pass shows at all Club Pass venues all 9 days during the festival.
    • Can be shared and transferred.
    • See as many shows and come and go as you like. 
    • Pass prices are the same for children, adults, and seniors. 
    • Access up to 192 Club Pass Series shows at 11 Club Pass venues all nine days of the Festival. Passes are shareable and transferable. Buy before Dec 31 and save the most!
      • Oct 28 to Dec 31: $244 plus $6 service charge (lowest price, $27.77 per day for access to up to 22 shows at 11 venues each day)
      • Jan 1 to March 13: $284 plus $6 service charge ($32.22 per day for access to up to 22 shows at 11 venues each day)
      • March 14 through festival or until sold out: $294 plus $6 service charge ($33.33 a day for access to up to 22 shows at 11 venues each day)

 3-Day Club Pass - Buy Now

    • Unlimited access to Club Pass shows at all Club Pass venues on any 3 days during the festival.
    • Can be shared and transferred.
    • Unlimited access to Club Pass Series shows on any three days of the festival.
    • See as many shows and come and go as you like. 
    • Pass prices are the same for children, adults, students, and seniors. 
    • Access Club Pass shows on any three days of the Festival at any Club Pass venue. Passes are shareable and transferable. Buy before Dec 31 and save the most!
      • Oct 28 to Dec 31: $204 plus $6 service charge (lowest price)
      • Jan 1 to March 13: $234 plus $6 service charge
      • March 14 through festival or until sold out: $254 plus $6 service charge

RIJF 2023 Gift Certificates - Buy Now

Give the gift of music!

RIJF 2023 Gift Certificates may be purchased in the amount you choose for a friend or loved one and may be redeemed toward the price of RIJF 3 or 9-Day Club Pass tickets or Headliner show tickets for our 20th Anniversary Jazz Festival Edition June 23-July 1, 2023.

Gift certificates expire July 1, 2023. The gifted recipient may redeem with their gift code on our ticket buy pages at rochesterjazz.com. Easy!

Redeeming Your Club Pass Ticket for a Club Pass

You may redeem your Club Pass Ticket for a Club Pass and lanyard starting in June (dates to be announced) at the Jazz Fest Ticket Shop located at 100 East Avenue. (Shop will open in June 2023. Dates and hours will be announced.) 

Save Time in Line at Kilbourn and Max

Take advantage of our Save Time in Line system for the first shows at two of our busiest Club Pass venues – Kilbourn Hall and Max of Eastman Place. We offer a wristband system to save you time spent in line, time to get food and drinks before the show or to enjoy other shows
and activities around the festival.

All you need to do is line up at 4 p.m. outside Kilbourn or Max and receive a color-coded wristband that will specify a return time to see the show. You must be present and in line to
get a wristband. Come back at your assigned time and enjoy the show!

RIJF Online Ticketing System & Policies
  • RIJF has updated its ticketing system from Audience View Professional to THUNDERTIX. Our new ticketing system will allow patrons to purchase festival gift cards and other exciting options.

Terms & Conditions

  • RIJF LLC offers tickets for our Club Pass series shows and headliner shows via Century Payments /Authorize.net. We are a PCI Compliant Company.
  • RIJF LLC is located at 250 East Avenue, Rochester, New York 14604 585-454-2060
  • Email: tickets@rochesterjazz.com  Fax: 585-454-2061
  • All transactions are conducted in US Dollars
  • Customer Service Tel contact 585-454-2060
  • Delivery service is via E-Tickets, or by USPS standard First class mail. 
  • If purchasing for home delivery, please allow 4-7 business days for delivery.
  • Country of Origin for RIJF LLC is USA
  • Authorize.net and RIJF LLC are PCI compliant 
  • No refunds or exchanges. Your Club Pass ticket may be transferred to someone else. Once your ticket is redeemed for an official pass, the pass is also transferable. 
  • The resale of a ticket for more than its face value without the written consent of the CGI Rochester International Jazz Festival  (RIJF, d/b/a RIJF, LLC) is prohibited by law.  
  • As a festival patron, you assume all risk and danger incidental to attending festival performances, inside and outside any and all venues whether occurring prior to, during or after the said show(s). 
  • You assume all risk and danger of being injured in any manner and you agree that the management, its agents, and the performers are not responsible or liable for any injuries resulting from such causes.
  • No alcohol may be brought into any RIJF venues.
  • Illicit drugs and weapons of any kind are strictly forbidden.
  • Off-festival beverages and food containers are not allowed in any RIJF venues.
  • No recording devices, still, or video cameras are permitted in any festival venue.
  • No transmission or aiding in transmitting any description, account, picture, or reproduction of any festival performance.
  • You hereby consent to the reasonable search for alcoholic beverages, drugs, or weapons.
  • You hereby consent to the use of your image or likeness incidental to any display, transmission, or reproduction of the event.
  • Festival staff reserve the right to refuse admission or eject any person whose conduct is deemed by the festival to be disorderly or who fails to comply with the terms and conditions herein.
  • In the unlikely event of a reserved seat show cancellation at Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre for which there is no rescheduled date, a refund for performance ticket(s) may be issued at the option of the Festival and may not include additional ticketing fees (i.e., ticketing operations fee, shipping fees, etc.)

Updated October 2022