MARCH 6 - 8, 2015

At the Portola Hotel & Spa and Monterey Conference Center

Welcome to Monterey Bay, where we’ve been presenting the best in early jazz, big band, swing, ragtime, blues, zydeco and gypsy jazz for 35 years!


The Jazz Bash Badge: Your Ticket to a Great Time

All festival badges let you stroll easily from one performance to another. Badges can be ordered online, by mailing in an order form, or by calling JazzAge Monterey at 831-675-0298 or toll free at 888-349-6879.

All-Event and Day badges may also be purchased during Jazz Bash weekend. Badges ordered in advance can be picked up at the Badge Desk starting at 10:00 am on Friday, in the festival lobby of the Portola Hotel & Spa. Please bring your confirmation card or a printout of your online purchase.

Children 14 and under are admitted free with an adult. High school students with an ID are also free. Discounted badges for college students age 17-24, and active-duty military personnel can be purchased with an ID at the door. Group rates are also available. Please call 831-675-0298 or toll free at 888-349-6879 for information.

Patron Packages & Perks

Enjoy Jazz Bash by the Bay as a VIP with a Patron Package. For a special rate you’ll receive badges, preferred seating, your name in the Official Program, and an invitation to our Patrons' Party at the Monterey Marriott Hotel.

  • Individual Patron Package: Includes one Patron Badge and one Patrons' Party ticket.
  • Family Patron Package: 
Includes four All-Event Badges, two Patron Badges and two Patrons' Party tickets.



Tickets will be available to order online beginning in October. Or watch for your festival brochure soon with all the news and an attached order form. If you are not on our mailing list, please email us TODAY with your name and address at

Early-Bird All-Event Badge    $95
All-Event Badge (after 12/31/14)    $105
Patron Package    $240
Family Patron Package    $600
Friday Badge    $45
Saturday Badge    $60
Sunday Badge    $45

Swing Fever Dance Party Ticket    $25
We3 Concert Ticket   $30
Both Dance & We3 Ticket    $50