Buy Season Tickets

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How to order

  • Order by Mail

    Download and mail in the subscription order form to subscribe to this season.

  • Order by Phone

    Season Tickets can be purchased on the phone by calling our office at (831) 462-0553, ext. 10.

  • Order Online

    Buy tickets online now with our newly designed site.

Please note all ticket purchases are nonrefundable. Tickets cannot be exchanged for tickets to benefit concerts. Seat exchanges for the entire season require a $3 per ticket fee to cover box office charges we incur.


  • Seating

    Subscribers have first choice of the best available seats and keep the same reserved seat at every concert. Our most popular concerts sell out; secure your seat through a subscription.

  • Savings

    Save up to 15% off the single ticket price.

  • Convenience

    No need to worry about purchasing tickets when you have your tickets in hand for the entire season.

  • Lost Tickets

    Should you misplace your tickets, we will provide you with a replacement voucher. Call us at 831.462.0553 by Friday, 4 PM, prior to the concert weekend. Your replacement tickets will be available at will-call.

  • Can't Attend?

    Notify us of your inability to attend a concert, and we will gratefully make use of your tickets. You will also receive a tax-deductible donation receipt when your tickets are returned at least 48 hours prior to the concert.

  • Ticket Exchange

    Season ticket holders can exchange tickets between the Civic and Mello concerts in any regular-season concert set. Mail or bring your tickets to the Symphony office by the end of the day on Tuesday prior to concert weekend, and your tickets will be waiting for you at Will Call on concert day.

  • Personal Service

    Symphony staff are available to season ticket holders to help you select seats that meet your needs and to assist you with any issues that arise throughout the season.

  • Special Restaurant Discount

    Season Subscribers can bring their tickets or stubs to El Palomar Restaurant in Downtown Santa Cruz or to Cilantro's in Watsonville and receive 20% off their pre-concert or post-concert meals.

  • Symphony League Preview

    At the Preview, you'll get the behind the scenes scoop on the music and you'll hear our fantastic soloists talent up-close and personal. Visit the Symphony League's website for more details on membership and the previews.

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Choose a Location & Time

Choose tickets from either series below. Select a series then click next to continue with your order.

Classic Evenings

Saturdays at 7:30pm
hosted at the

Santa Cruz
Civic Auditorium

Encore Matinees

Sundays at 2:00pm
hosted at the

Mello Center for the
Performing Arts

Seating Options

Choose your preferred seating section below. If you want to request specific seating by rows and numbers, or if you require special assistance, describe your specific preferences in the 'Special Instructions' box after clicking 'Checkout'.

Please note that these sections require climbing stairs with no railing: Dress Circle, Terrace sections, Sides, and all Balcony sections.

If you need assistance, give us a call at (831) 462-0553, ext. 10.

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Special Instructions

If you wish to change the location of your season tickets or if you have mobility restrictions or special seating requests, please let us know during checkout. You will be able to add special instructions after confirming your ticket options in checkout. Please be as specific and detailed as possible so we can know exactly which seats are right for you. If you wish to speak with us in person about your seating request, call us at 831.462.0553, ext. 10.

Pre-Order Family Tickets

The Family concert is an educational concert that's fun for the entire family. After the concert kids are invited backstage for an opportunity to "Meet the Instruments". This year's concert will be held Sunday March 6, at 2 pm. Pre-Order today, with your subscription, and pay no service fees! This special price is available only to season subscribers.

Make a Donation

Please consider making a tax-deductible donation to the Symphony with your season subscription order. Concert tickets cover only 35% of the cost to produce a concert. Your contribution provides significant support for our concerts and youth education programs.