July 24 - August 7, 2022

PLEASE NOTE: Due to Covid concerns within the orchestra, we are doing the pandemic pivot! Program change details can be found below.

“Cabrillo’s music reflects our times—our personal and universal challenges, desires, strivings and experiences... It speaks to the urgent issues of now, inspiring, awakening and stretching us.” —Monterey County Herald

Music Of Our Time, For Our Time - Back to Live!

Cabrillo Festival celebrates its 60th anniversary with a return to a live, in-person season and a program of timely, topical, and thought-provoking new works. Join us in Santa Cruz July 24 – August 7 for two weeks of concerts, talks, rehearsals and more! Led by Grammy Award-winning Music Director and Conductor Cristian Măcelaru, the 60th anniversary season includes works by twelve American composers, a stunning roster of soloists, three world premiere commissions, seven West Coast premieres and YOU, our audience!

PLEASE NOTE: Covid-19 public health and safety guidelines will be followed for ALL Festival events. Masks will be required indoors. Proof of vaccination and booster along with a photo ID will be required for entry. Policy subject to change.

Seat Map

  • Prices includes all handling fees and taxes All sales are final, no refunds or exchanges.
  • No children under six will be admitted to concerts.
  • Audio and video recording is not allowed at Cabrillo Festival events.
  • Accessible seating is available at all Cabrillo Festival events. Questions? Please call (831) 420-5260.
  • Please review General Event Policies for more information.
  • Specific seating requests and mobility needs may be specified on the last page of the checkout process.

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