Jazzin' at the Shedd

Jazz. Cocktails. The lake. Fireworks. And 32,000 animals. That’s Jazzin’ at the Shedd!

This year's Jazzin' will be held every Wednesday June 17 to September 9. Tickets are now on sale! Buy online for exclusive pricing.

Online - $18
At the door - $20
Groups -
 Click here for groups of 15 or more.
Stingray Touch can be added to your Jazzin' visit onsite for an additional fee of $3. Learn more!

View the 2015 band schedule and music themes

Jazzin admission includes:

  • Abbott Oceanarium, Polar Play Zone, Amphibians special exhibit (open until 8 p.m., last entry 7:45 p.m.)
  • Wild Reef (open until 9 p.m., last entry 8:45 p.m.)
  • Aquarium galleries (open until 10 p.m.)
  • Outdoor terraces (open until 10 p.m.)
  • Stingray Touch is an additional fee of $3 (can be added onsite, last entry 7:45 p.m.)

On June 17, the lakeside terrace will be reserved for Shedd members with special programming until 7:30 p.m. Become a member today and receive free admission to the full Jazzin season and take part in this special event!

Exclusive for Jazzin' Guests: Get 10% off your entire gift purchase and check your bag free until 9 p.m. so you're free to enjoy the music! Show your wristband at the gift store counter to receive this offer.

Buy your Jazzin' tickets

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If you are a Shedd member, please login to reserve your complimentary tickets. Additional guest tickets (beyond your membership level benefits) can be purchased onsite at the membership desk upon arrival.