Can I smoke in or around the Amphitheater?

Per UCSC Policy, smoking is prohibited anywhere on campus. Smoking devices/paraphernalia is subject to confiscation.

Will there be lockers for my items?

No. The QA does not host a locker area.

Does my child need a ticket?

Yes. Everyone entering the venue requires a ticket. Babes in arms are not permitted.

What items are allowed?

Empty refillable water containers (refill station is located inside the main lobby), personal seat cushion, small personal bags.

What items are prohibited?

Alcohol, outside food, tobacco items, weapons of any kind, liquids and liquid/glass containers (refillable water containers are ok), strollers, professional cameras/Go-Pros, folding chairs, ice chest, umbrellas, laser pointers, backpacks.

How long is the walk from the Parking Lot to the Quarry Entry?

It is about a 15-20 walk and is approximately 1 mile and the majority of it is flat. The entire walking route is paved and lit.

What time will the parking lot open?

The East Remote Lot will open 1 hour prior to doors opening. Download the PARKMOBILE APP before coming to the event.

What is the closest I can park near the venue and how long is the walk?

Please read the information on the Parking & Directions tab. All audience parking will take place at the East Remote Parking Lot. Concert parking is prohibited in any of the surrounding campus parking lots unless displaying a proper parking permit. Vehicles not displaying a proper parking permit will be cited.

What is the Covid-19 Health & Safety Policy?

The Quarry Amphitheater abides by health and safety protocols as detailed by the County of Santa Cruz Department of Public Health. At this time proof of vaccination is not required to attend a show. Please note this policy is subject to change.