2021 Changes & Updates

All Digital Ticketing with AXS Mobile ID

Starting for the 2021 Concert Season, all Bowl tickets will be managed through AXS Mobile ID. AXS Mobile ID is digital ticketing technology that provides the flexibility and convenience of safely and securely managing tickets online.

Before coming to an event at SB Bowl or before visiting the Bowl Box Office to purchase tickets:

  • Download the AXS APP from your phone's App Store.
  • Open the App and either create an account or sign in to your existing account

More information.

Smoke Free

Keeping in step with local ordinances, the Bowl will now be smoke free.

  • No tobacco
  • No vaping
  • No marijuana

No Bags

Only small handheld, bags, purses or clutches - maximum size is 10" x 7" x 2".

Smaller infant and medical bags may be allowed; please discuss with personnel at security check.

This will enhance the safety, security, and entry process for all guests.

  • No backpacks
  • No shoulder bags
  • No shopping bags
  • No large bags


Click to see all covid policies and updates.

Important Notice Affecting Your Rights, Health and Safety: An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 (coronavirus) exists in public places where groups of people are present. By purchasing or otherwise accepting a ticket to any Santa Barbara Bowl (Bowl) event, you are acknowledging that you understand this inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19, including serious illness and death, in public places where groups of people are present, such as the Bowl. This risk extends beyond you to people with whom you may come into contact who may thereafter be exposed to COVID-19. By attending the Bowl, you and your guests are voluntarily assuming all risks related to COVID-19 exposure. You and your guests, on behalf of yourselves and your family members, heirs and representatives, agree, to the fullest extent permitted by law, not to hold any event organizers, venue owners and operators, artists, performers or any of their respective employees, agents, managers, insurers or contractors, liable for any COVID-19-related illness or injury, including death, of yourself or any third parties with whom you come into contact, in connection with attendance at the Bowl by you or your guests. You are voluntarily choosing to attend the Bowl in your sole discretion and understand that you will not be able to hold anyone associated with the Bowl liable for any harm. By attending the Bowl, you and your guests are agreeing to observe all applicable instructions/guidance from the venue, legal requirements and public health guidance regarding safety protocols while attending the Bowl.