Blue Note Napa

The Summer Sessions events are separate from the Blue Note Napa Jazz Festival. The lineup is an additional series of concerts. More information about the Jazz Festival and lineup coming soon.

For jazz festival info, please visit: 

The Blue Note Napa Box Office can answer many questions, please directly email us:

Blue Note Napa Box Office email:

Here’s what you need to know:

  • Doors open 60 mins to 90 mins before the show time. Please check your show info on Ticketmaster, our website or check with our Box Office.
  • All events are outdoors.
  • Rain or Shine.
  • All tickets are pre-purchased and available through your Ticketmaster account. 
  • Tickets should be ready to scan upon your arrival. 
  • Tickets bought from unofficial 3rd parties cannot be verified through our scanning equipment. 
  • Gold Section is sold as Reserved seating.  
  • Silver Section is General Admission Seating, First Come, First Serve
  • Bronze Section is either Seating General Admission or Standing
  • Tickets are sold in different priced sections. 
  • Everyone requires a ticket for entry.
  • We are a cashless venue.
  • Food and drinks will be available for purchase with credit cards.
  • Lot Parking is near and within walking distance of the venue entrance and is available for purchase. $18 ADV/ $20 DOS credit card only. We recommend you purchase it early. DOS is not guaranteed.
  • Ages 8+ or 18+. Check your ticket or event page for age minimums.
  • No Infants are allowed.
  • No pets are allowed except for Service Animals. A Service Animal is individually trained to do work or perform tasks for a person with a disability. 
  • No smoking or vaping. 
  • No outside food or drinks (including bottles of wine) are permitted. 

Explore Frequently Asked Questions about Blue Note Napa Summer Sessions

Where are Blue Note Summer Sessions concerts held?

Blue Note Summer Sessions concerts are held outdoors on the grounds of The Meritage Resort and Spa located at 850 Bordeaux Way, Napa, CA 94558

Box Office: 

The Blue Note Box Office is only open on the day of the show 60 minutes prior to the door time listed on your event and closes 60 minutes after the show starts. The outdoor Box Office location is at 850 Bordeaux Way, Napa 94558. 

Please be sure to bring a photo ID, the credit card that was used at the time of ticket purchase, and the Ticketmaster order number as any or all of these may be required for proof of purchase. 

For more information, email: 

Will Call: 

Will Call is not available at this venue. Will Call is only for Artist and Venue guests only and is located at the outdoor Box Office at 850 Bordeaux Way in Napa. Be sure to bring a photo ID as this will be required for ticket pick up.


Lot Parking near and within walking distance of the venue entrance is available for purchase. $18 ADV/ $20 DOS credit card only. We recommend you purchase it early. DOS is not guaranteed. 

Parking lots at The Meritage Resort are NOT available for concert parking.

What payment types are accepted on site?

A: MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Discover

How does seating work?

Gold Seating is Reserved

Silver Seating is General Admission, First Come, First Serve

Bronze is either Seating General Admission or Standing 

Is there Accessible seating?

A: Yes. 

Gold Reserved: Please purchase accessible seating and companion seating as needed. 

Silver and Bronze Sections: There will be designated accessible seating available. Please check in with our Door Ushers upon arrival who will direct an usher to assist you and your companion(s) to the accessible section of the area you purchased. These sections are closest to the path of travel in each section. Service Dogs are allowed.

Are children allowed?

A: Children aged 8+ are welcome at most events, but some may be for Ages 18+. Every patron must have a ticket regardless of age. No infants please. Please check specific shows for age restrictions.

Are pets allowed?

No pets are allowed except for Service Animals.

What is a Service Animal?

Under the ADA, 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 by the animal must be directly related to the person’s disability.

Bag Policy*

To provide a safer environment for everyone and to expedite the entry process, we recommend that you consider attending the event bag-free. We realize that is not always possible, so please follow the rules below.  



PURSES/ BAGS no larger than 12″x 8″x 12″.



Backpacks are not allowed.

Any bag that is larger than 12″x 8″ x 12″ is not allowed. 

 *Subject to change

Items allowed at entry:

  • The following listed items are allowed entry to event:
  • Blankets /Beach Towel
  • Empty reusable water bottles (glass is not permitted) 
  • Prescription and OTC medications in their original bottles.
  • Sealed, unopened feminine products
  • Sunscreen (non-aerosol)

Items NOT allowed at entry:

  • Aerosol cans or sprays (including spray sunscreen)
  • Alcohol
  • No smoking of any kind, including cigarettes, cigars, and vaping
  • Any item that can be used to disturb the peace, endanger the safety of the crowd, and/or inflict damage to people and goods.
  • Audio recording equipment
  • Babies/ Infants/Toddler
  • Backpacks of any kind
  • Bicycles, rollerblades, or skateboards
  • Chairs
  • Coolers
  • Drones
  • Fireworks, sparklers, or incendiary devices
  • Flags
  • Focused-light devices, including laser pointers.
  • Glass containers
  • Guns
  • Illegal substances (including narcotics) or drug paraphernalia.
  • Items intended for sale/promotion.
  • Kites
  • Outside food or beverages, including alcohol.
  • Pets (except Service Animals)
  • Emotional Support Animals are not recognized by the ADA as Service Animals
  • Professional camera equipment (no detachable lenses, monopods, tripods, large zoom lenses, and/or commercial-use
  • camera assemblies)
  • Smoking
  • Soccer balls, footballs, Frisbees, or other projectiles
  • Strollers
  • Tripods, Monopods, and Selfie-sticks
  • Umbrellas
  • Vaping
  • Video recording equipment
  • Water guns, water balloons, and/or any other kind of water projectile
  • Weapons of any kind

Seat Information:

For any section that offers seating, the seats are wedding style seats. 

They are padded and average with the specifications below. 

Weight capacity: 800 lbs.

Depth: 16.75 -18″

Width: 17.5″

Height: 30.5″

Seat width: 15.5″

Seat depth: 13.75”

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