IS THERE AN ADMISSION FEE TO GET INTO THE GROUNDS OF THE BAY AREA PLAYWRIGHTS FESTIVAL?
No, admission is free to the public and no tickets are required.
WHAT ITEMS ARE PROHIBITED FROM BEING BROUGHT ONTO FESTIVAL GROUNDS?
- BBQ Grills (Open Flames)
- Fireworks or Explosives
- Illegal Substances & Weapons
- Pop-up Tents/Canopies
- Beach/Picnic Umbrellas
- Flag Poles
- All Pets (except Service Animals)
CAN I BRING A FOLDING CHAIR AND BLANKET INTO THE BAY AREA PLAYWRIGHTS FESTIVAL?
Yes, but folding chairs are not allowed in the seating area of the Bay Area Playwrights grounds.
CAN I SAVE SEATS IN THE PAVILION?
General seating in the Pavilion is available on a first-come, first-served basis. In the seating bowl, you may save only one seat prior to the start of each show. Once the show has started, you must relinquish your seat. Please note that the park reserves the right to close the seating bowl due to reaching capacity and appreciates your cooperation in ensuring the safety and enjoyment of your concert-going experience.
MAY I BRING A PICNIC BASKET?
Yes! The Park is the perfect place for a picnic: a night of music and dining al fresco. However, in order to ensure that events are enjoyable for all attendees and to protect the lawn from wear and tear, please respect the following rules of the Bay Area Playwrights Festival: Tents, oversized umbrellas, oversized blankets or plastic tarps, helium balloons, oversized flags, signs/banners, barbeque grills, open flame candles or staking of any kind are not allowed on the area.
MAY I BUY BEER, WINE OR FOOD IN THE PARK?
Refreshments, including food, beer and wine, are available for purchase for evening concerts from the concessions tent located to the east of the Bay Area Playwrights Festival grounds. In addition, concessions can be purchased throughout the Park. Alcohol may only be consumed in the seating area during the concerts. Alcohol sales in the Park concession tent end one half-hour prior to the end of the concert.
ARE RECORDING DEVICES ALLOWED DURING A CONCERT?
Photography, video or recording devices are prohibited at all concerts at Bay Area Playwrights.