Jazz Forum • The Venue


Q: When do you have live music at the Jazz Forum?

A: There are performances on Friday and Saturday nights, and Sunday late afternoon. On Friday and Saturday, the doors open at 7 pm for the first set of music at 8 pm, and at 9:30 pm for the second set at 10 pm. On Sundays, doors will open at 3 pm and there will be two sets, at 4 pm and 6 pm.

Q: What is the typical band size?

A: We typically host quartets and quintets.

Q: How many patrons does the club hold?

A: The club accommodates 85 guests.

Q: Can I take photographs at the show?

A: Non-flash photography is permitted within reason. Video or audio recording is prohibited. If you have a special request, please contact ellen@jazzforumarts.org.

Q: Is there merchandise available?

A: We will be selling artists’ CDs, t-shirts, hats, coffee mugs, percussion eggs and other merchandise at the box office window.

Q: Is there an age restriction?

A: The tables are for all ages. The bar area is for 21+.


Q: What are the ticket prices?

A: The cover charge for most performances is $20 per person (plus service charges), which is best to purchase in advance. You can purchase at the door depending on availability. Special performances will vary in price.

Q: How can I buy tickets?

A: Tickets are available for purchase on our Calendar page.

Q: Where do I pick up my tickets?

A: You can print them out or bring an electronic verification. We also have a will call and record of pre-sales at the box office when we open the doors.  

Q: Is there a food or beverage minimum at the tables?

A: There is a per person minimum per set of $10 in food or beverage for all seats in the club.

Q: Is there a group/organization discount for tickets?

A: A 10% non-profit group discount for parties of ten or more patrons will be available for regularly priced performances.  

Q: What is your refund policy?

A: All sales are final, If an event is cancelled and cannot be rescheduled, or the venue is closed due to unforeseen circumstances, you will automatically be issued a refund for the full ticket price minus the service charge and ticket processing fee. You will be notified when this occurs if you provided us with a valid e-mail address when you purchased your tickets.

Q: Can I reserve seats at the club?

A: All patrons are seated on a first-come first-served basis unless specifically determined by club management.

Q: Can I stay for two sets on Friday and Saturday?

A: If you pay the cover charge for the first set and there are available seats for the second set, you can skip the second cover charge and just pay the minimum per person charge for the second set. You may be asked to change seats to accommodate full-paying customers. 

Q: Can I purchase gift certificates at the Jazz Forum?

A: Please call 914-631-1000 or email ellen@jazzforumarts.org to purchase a gift certificate.


Q: Does the Jazz Forum have a food menu?

A: The Italian menu of quiet food -- appetizers, cured meats and cheeses and desserts -- is available on our site.  Many of our menu items are sourced from local purveyors. 

Q: What kind of drinks are served at the club?

A: The Jazz Forum has a full liquor license with a fine list of Italian wines, local beers on tap and in bottles/cans, an Italian-influenced cocktail menu, and name brand and artisanal spirits. We will also serve soft drinks, tea and coffee, and offerings from an espresso machine.


Q: Where is the Jazz Forum located?

A: We are located at 1 Dixon Lane, Tarrytown, NY 10591 -- a private lane with no public parking.

Q: How do I find the Jazz Forum?

A: Please see our map on our Contact page.

Q: Do you have private parking?

A: Jazz Forum Arts has free dedicated parking during club hours at the Key Bank on Dixon Street just west of N. Broadway and in the employee lot at Chase Bank on McKeel Avenue, east of N. Broadway. See Contact page for map of parking.

The spaces are available on a first-come first-served basis.

Q: Can I park in the CVS parking lot?

A: We do not have permission for customers to park in the CVS lot which is privately owned.


Q: Is the club accessible for those with disabilities?

A: Yes, all the shows are on the ground floor. There is a ramp and well-lit entrance to the club for those needing an accommodation.  There are two ADA-compliant bathrooms for wheelchairs, outfitted with other assistive devices. Seating will be specially arranged for patrons requiring accommodations.

Q: Is there handicapped parking?

A: Parking for two cars with handicapped tags is available in front of the building on Dixon Lane. The spaces are available on a first-come first-served basis.


Q: I may have left something at the club. How do I contact lost and found?

A: For missing items call 914-631-1000 or email ellen@jazzforumarts.org.  

Q: Is there a coat check at the club?

A: The coat check is at the box office window.

Q: Do you rent Jazz Forum for private events?

A: The club space is very flexible; the bar is the only stationary item in the space.  We are delighted to host private events and can provide customized services and menus. To book the Jazz Forum for private events, please call 914-631-1000 or e-mail ellen@jazzforumarts.org.

1 Dixon Lane, Tarrytown, NY 10591