Young Patron Ticket Policy

Opera Santa Barbara offers free tickets to patrons ages 8 through 18 subject to the following conditions:

  • Patrons 8-15 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Limit two (2) free Young Patron tickets for each paying adult. For group requests please contact [email protected].
  • Patrons 16-18 do not have to be accompanied by paying patrons, but a two-ticket-per-patron limit applies . For group requests please contact [email protected].
  • All Young Patron tickets and accompanying adult tickets will be seated in Section B.
  • All Young Patron tickets and paid accompanying adult tickets have to be obtained in person at the box office or over the phone.
  • Unless otherwise published, Opera Santa Barbara productions are not recommended for persons under 8.
  • A limited number of free Young Patron tickets will be available for each production.


Granada Theatre: 805.899.2222

Lobero Theatre: 805.963.0761

The Opera Santa Barbara Young Patron ticket policy is subject to change at any time without notice.