Frequently Asked Questions


August 24-26

2023 Blue Jay Jazz Festival an immersive 3-day live jazz experience.

The concert series includes two evenings at Arrowhead Lake Association (ALA) Tavern Bay Beach Club and one mid-morning concert at the Lake Arrowhead Resort and Spa.

Thursday and Friday, August 24 & 25 be entertained lakeside at Arrowhead Lake Association (ALA) Tavern Bay Beach Club where guests are welcome to bring a picnic basket to the concert and take delight in cool breezes and sun sets on the lake.  Gates open at 4:30 pm.

Saturday, August 26, join us at the beautiful Lake Arrowhead Resort and Spa. The George The George Whitty Trio takes the lakeside stage for a riveting magical music experience.   Doors open at 10:15 am Showtime: 11:00 am. Theater seating, first come, first seated.  Sensational jazz, dazzling lake views, what better way to melt away your stress.  

or call (909) 366-6955 for assistance.

August 24 & 25

Arrowhead Lake Association’s (ALA) Tavern Bay Beach Club
28399 N Shore Rd, Lake Arrowhead, CA 92352
Gate open at 4:30 pm

Parking: No parking in Tavern Bay Beach Club parking lot. There are several ALA authorized lots near the venue. Parking attendants will assist and direct guests to designated parking areas. Handicapped, special needs assisted parking available. (notify attendant upon arrival). Guests can also drop off individuals or picnic supplies. No waiting allowed.

Check-in: Tickets purchased online (Ticket Leap) print (PRIOR) to arrival for prompt scanning. Main check-in at walk-in gate near ALA’s East Parking Lot.

What to Bring: A jacket or wrap, hat, flashlight, and water. For more information visit the festival website at or call (909) 366-6955.

Thursday is Carnival Night! Beads, masks and other fun party gear available for a pittance. All proceeds benefit BJJF scholarships, instrument donation and free instrument lending program.

Saturday: August 26

Lake Arrowhead Resort & Spa
27984 Hwy 189, Lake Arrowhead, CA 92352
Gate opens at 10:15 am

Information specific to Saturday’s event:

Food & Beverages: (CASH ONLY) Available for purchase. Choose from a selection of Chef Heath’s signature charcuterie fare, refreshing mimosas, Bloody Mary and more. No host bar (CASH ONLY) wine, cocktails and refreshing nonalcoholic beverages.

Parking: There is free parking in the Lake Arrowhead Resort lot for event guests.

Check-in: Venue lower level adjacent to poolEnter main lobby continue down stairs to Lakeside Terrace area. (follow signage).

No outside food or drink allowed. No early seating. Guests not allowed in venue prior to 10:15 a.m.

The Blue Jay Jazz Foundation, producers of the Blue Jay Jazz Festival, (August 24th – August 26, 2023) is proud to partner with Lake Arrowhead Events, who bring you the Lake Arrowhead Summer Concert Series, Lake Arrowhead Oktoberfest and Country Club Concerts, to invite you to experience the thrill of live music in a spectacular lake setting.

The Lake Arrowhead Summer Concerts are back at Center Stage at Lake Arrowhead Village starting May 26th – September 3, 2023.

Enjoy the music from some of the best cover bands around – Rock ‘n Roll, Country, Pop and more, all at lakeside.

CLICK HERE for Band Line-Up & Tickets