Special Offers and Pricing

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Senior, student, and child discount tickets are available as an option when adding eligible tickets to the cart. Please check individual concert pages for available options. See below for military discount details. For additional questions or concerns about discounts, please call the box office at 847-266-5100 or email tickets@ravinia.org.

Senior Discounts

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Ravinia offers guests ages 65 and above reduced-price general admission Lawn tickets for most Chicago Symphony Orchestra concerts. Choose “Senior” when purchasing tickets in advance.

Child Discounts and Ticketing

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Free Lawn Tickets and more: Ravinia offers free or reduced-price admission to concertgoers under age 15 for select classical concerts performed in the Pavilion or Martin Theatre, excluding movies.

For movie nights, a limited number of reduced-price general admission Lawn tickets are available for children ages 3–18.

Select non-classical performances may have free or discounted tickets available for infants and children ages 2 and under; please check individual concert pages.

Reserved Seating: Children under age 7 are not permitted in reserved seats except for designated family performances. On these dates, there is also a free ticket option for children 2 and under who will be held in the lap of an accompanying adult during the performance. These free lap-held child tickets do not include the adult’s seat. Please arrange these tickets in advance from individual concert pages; all concertgoers need a ticket for park admission, regardless of age.

Ticket Policies: Ravinia requires parental supervision of all children admitted to the festival. Adults will not be admitted with a ticket intended for a child and will be required to purchase the correct ticket for the event, subject to availability.

Student Discounts

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Ravinia is pleased to offer reduced-price admission to students through college on Pavilion, Martin Theatre, and general admission Lawn tickets for most classical concerts. A valid school ID is required for park admission using a student-price ticket. Guests without valid identification may be turned away or asked to pay the difference of a full-price ticket.

Military Discounts

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Ravinia is proud to offer reduced-price admission to active duty and retired military members at classical concerts performed in the Pavilion or Martin Theatre, excluding the Gala. Family accompanying the military member can also take advantage of the discount (limit 4 per account).

Lawn tickets are discounted to $5 and reserved tickets are discounted to $15 (excludes Lawn Blocks). Offer cannot be combined with other promotions. Enter promo code THANKYOUTROOPS to receive this discount. Military ID may be required for entry with these tickets.

Please reach out to the box office at tickets@ravinia.org or 847-266-5100 for assistance.


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