Tickets can be purchased in advance online and at the Fish studios at a special discounted rate (up to $5-10 off per ticket), or at the doors the day of the concert.During the week of December 17, pre-sale tickets will be available for purchase at various locations around Portland. Check here to find a location.
Advance ticket sales will be available through our website starting January 10 at 9pm. All purchases final. No returns, refunds, or exchanges after purchase has been completed.Advance
- Adult GA (ages 13+): $20
- Child GA (ages 6-12): $10
- VIP (ages 6+): $40
VIP includes seating in the VIP area (bring your own chair/blanket) and early entry!
- Group GA: N/A
- Adult GA (ages 13+): $30
- Child GA (ages 6-12): $15
- VIP: N/A
- Group GA: N/A
Ticket pre-sale ends Friday, August 15 at 5:00pm.
Please note that a $2.00 per ticket service fee applies to all ticket purchases, except for cash sales at the door on August 16.
Having trouble printing your tickets? If you didn't receive a link in your email after purchasing your print-at-home tickets, you can come to Fish Fest on Saturday, get in the will-call line and we can look you up from there.
Venue & Parking
Fish Fest will be held in Riverfront Park in Salem located at 200 Water St NE, Salem, OR 97301. Parking will be available surrounding the park and may be subject to a parking fee.
Fish Fest starts at 2:30pm with doors opening at 1:00pm (VIP entry time TBD).
VIP ticket holders will receive a VIP Parking Pass two weeks before the event which permits them to park in the VIP parking area at no cost. Late arrivals are not guaranteed parking in the VIP area, but can use their VIP Parking Pass to waive the $5.00 parking fee in the general parking area.
Flaggers will assist in directing you to available parking.
Re-entry: Re-entry will be allowed with hand-stamp only (obtain your hand stamp when you enter the event, or before you leave the gates)
Seating & Ticket Levels
The VIP section is directly in front of the stage (extending the length of the stage) and is limited on the number of people who will be in that area, restricted to those holding VIP tickets for admittance/re-admittance. VIP includes: Premium seating area in front of stage and early entry into Fish Fest. t-shirt, bottle of water, and one VIP parking pass (we will email your parking voucher (one per total purchase, not per VIP ticket) two weeks before the event, late arrivals are not guaranteed VIP parking).
The General Admission areas include lawn/ground level seating not fenced off for the VIP section. Accommodations can be made for handicap seating in all ticket levels — please see a security team member the day of the show and they can assist you.
Seating in all sections is on a first-come, first-served basis, so please arrive early for the best possible seats. Ticket holders planning on seating on the lawn (both General Admission and VIP) are welcome to bring blankets or low-back (beach) chairs to sit on.
Food & Drink
Outside food and drink will not be allowed inside Fish Fest. However, there will be plenty affordable and delicious dining options including gluten-free, dairy-free, and vegetarian items in the food court.
There will not be an ATM available at Fish Fest. Please bring cash if you plan on purchasing food, drinks or merchandise inside the venue.
If you plan on purchasing your tickets at the door, we do accept cash or card (subject to $2 per ticket fee).
Fish Fest Schedule: The schedule for Fish Fest will be posted 2 weeks before the event. Please check back to see when your favorite artists will be playing!
Fish Fest Schedule: Click here to see when your favorite artists are playing!
If you do not see the answer to your question on this page, please email Laura Ahumada (Promotions Director) using our contact form here, or call 503-786-0600 for assistance. We will also have staff members on-site at the concert who can help you with your questions.