All performances at Britt Pavilion unless otherwise noted. Check the list of performances for more information. First time at Britt? Check out our Newcomer's Guide with hints on parking, what to bring, etc.
Important NEW information about Britt's alcohol policy...
Britt is licensed under ORS 471.178. Under these regulations, patrons may bring in wine or beer into the Britt Park (no hard alcohol). Under OLCC guidelines, no open wine or beer containers will be allowed to leave the venue. In compliance with OLCC regulations, bags, coolers and other items may be subject to search as patrons enter the park. Britt or its artists reserve the right to prohibit wine or beer (any alcohol) from coming into the Britt grounds for select concerts. Please drink responsibly; bring an amount that you can safely consume while enjoying a Britt concert.
In 2018, patrons will not be permitted to bring in outside alcohol for the following concerts:
Ziggy Marley (6/12), Michael Franti & Spearhead (6/16), Jeff Dunham (6/24), Primus & Mastodon (6/26), Ann Wilson of Heart (7/11), Rodney Carrington (7/21), Free Rein Summer Tour (8/16), Dispatch (8/23), Brandi Carlile (8/24), Portugal. The Man (8/30), Jason Mraz (9/6), Voodoo Threauxdown (9/7), Boy George (9/11), Rodrigo y Gabriela (9/12), Jake Owen (9/13).
For all other concerts, patrons will be permitted to bring in beer and wine as usual. Patrons will be able to purchase wine or beer at all concerts. Additional points of sale have been added.
Please see the Alcohol Policy FAQ for more information.
Permitted only in the designated area near the top of the hill, inside the Britt park. Smoking (including marijuana and vaping) is not allowed in concert seating areas or the upper picnic area.
As part of our Britt community, we're asking you to help us make each performance the best possible experience, for yourself, your friends, your seat neighbors...everyone. As you enjoy the concerts, please follow these house rules (printable format):
The Britt Pavilion is located in Jacksonville, Oregon – at 350 First Street – about five miles west of Medford and 20 miles north of Ashland, in the southern part of the state.
Total capacity: 2,200.
Reserved: numbered bench-style seating for 962.
Lawn: space is available on a first-come, first-served basis on Britt's grassy hillside. 1,130 Spaces behind reserved seats. We suggest you bring a blanket for lawn seating.
Premium Lawn - Blankets and Standing Room Only (SRO): The lawn area between regular reserved seating and the stage will be sold as premium blanket seating or standing room only (SRO) depending on the concert. Premium Lawn "Blanket" areas are delineated spaces. Britt does not provide blankets. Patrons must bring their own blankets. For concerts designated as an SRO show, tickets will be sold on an individual price, and patrons with SRO tickets will be wristbanded. During concerts designated as an SRO show, chairs, including low-lying chairs or back rests, are not permitted in the premium lawn area. Blankets and ice chests are also not allowed.
For more details on the Seating areas, see our Ticket Policies page.
Open at 6 p.m., for the general public, for all performances at Britt Pavilion unless otherwise noted.
Early Entry Gate (Donor $250 and above)
Donor members and above will be able to enter the Britt park on concert nights beginning at 5:45 p.m. (unless otherwise noted), allowing first access to general lawn seating and concessions. The general public will be able to enter beginning at 6 p.m. Early Entry is issued to qualifying members as a separate ticket when a lawn seating event ticket is purchased. You must present both the Early Entry ticket and your event ticket to be scanned at the gate for early admittance. For reserved seating areas, the box office will issue early entry tickets by request only.
Due to new trends in chair designs, Britt is aligning with other outdoor music venues and has updated its policy for low profile chairs in the lawn area.
Single size, low profile lawn chairs are allowed in lawn areas if they do not exceed 6 inches from the ground to the seat and are no higher than 32 inches total from the ground to the top of the chair. Please check your chairs prior to arrival.
Appropriate chairs are available for rent at the venue.
Regular size lawn chairs are allowed in marked, designated zones at the sides and rear of the general seating lawn area. Limited space is available for the taller chairs on the sides and at the back of the general lawn seating.
Thanks to the City of Jacksonville and Bigham Knoll, parking is available in lots on C & D Streets at the bottom of the hill, with overflow parking at Bigham Knoll (formerly Cascade Christian School) at E and 6th Streets. Free trolley transportation is offered from all lots to the main gate prior to concerts, beginning two hours before the show time until the concert starts. The trolley does not run after the concert. If you park on a residential street, please be respectful of our neighbors’ privacy and property.
Patron unloading is available at the south gate circular driveway (First and Fir Streets). Notice: on concert days, vehicle access to the top gate on Fir Street is restricted to permit holders from 4 p.m. - 6 p.m., by authority of the Jacksonville Police Department.
Concerts take place rain or shine, unless conditions endanger the safety of artists and the public. Refunds will not be issued due to weather unless the show is canceled. Please come prepared and dress accordingly (rain gear, ponchos, etc.). Umbrellas are allowed up until showtime, at which point we ask that you close them.
In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, Britt Music & Arts Festival allows service animals onto the premises; a service animal is defined as an animal that has been individually trained to do work or perform tasks for an individual with a disability. The task(s) performed must be directly related to the person’s disability. The owner may be asked what service the animal performs. The animal must be properly controlled at all times; owners may be asked to remove animals that are disruptive, aggressive or out of control. Animals must be harnessed, leashed or tethered unless these devices interfere with the animal’s work or the owner’s disability prevents using these devices. Service animals are subject to Jackson County vaccination and licensing requirements. Britt Music & Arts Festival does not admit animals that are for emotional support or comfort; these animals are not recognized as service animals by the ADA.
Casual. A light wrap is recommended for cooler evenings.
Patron unloading is available near wheelchair accessible seating and restrooms. Limited ADA seating for persons with disabilities is available and is subject to availability. ADA seating must be requested when purchasing tickets. ADA/Wheelchair and mobility device accessible seating is available at both Reserved and General Admission (lawn) prices. Reserved ADA seating is located directly in front of Section A, adjacent to the front lawn area. General Admission ADA seating is located in Section A, Row L. One companion seat is available for purchase in both seating areas. Limited accessible parking is available across the street from the main entrance. These spaces may be reserved on a first-come, first-served basis when tickets are purchased. A valid state-issued permit is required for the accessible parking lot. Please call the box office manager for reservations or more information at 541-773-6077. You may also email our box office manager from our Contact Us page.
On-site concessions include a wide variety of food choices - four local restaurants offer a wide variety of quality food selections. Beverage choices include a variety of local wines, several beer options, soft drinks and espresso. Britt Society also operates the gift booth, with a variety of items available.
Bring your own picnic and sit on the grass or at one of the 30 tables located at the top of the hill.
Latecomers will be asked to wait on the side until a suitable break in the performance.
Prior to gate opening, Britt asks that patrons respect the rights of others by observing the following etiquette while waiting in line:
Recovered Lost & Found items are located at the Britt office at 216 W Main St in Medford, OR through the Britt season. You may also call 541-690-3831.
No hard alcohol, portable stoves, weapons, camping or pets allowed.
If you have any questions, call the Britt Box Office at 541-773-6077 or 1-800-882-7488, or email us from our Contact Us page.