FAQs – Shakespeare by the Sea

What time is the show?
Shakespeare by the Sea opens its gates at 6:30 pm. The show starts every night at 8 pm.

Where is the show?
Shakespeare by the Sea is located at the Seabreeze Amphitheater in Carlin Park, Jupiter. We are on the west side the park, across the street from the beach.

Is there parking?
Parking is free and located behind the grass seating area and across the street.  Accessible parking is also available with wheelchair access.

Can I bring my kids?
Absolutely. Shakespeare’s plays are good for all ages. We only ask that if your children should begin to express themselves exuberantly, you please remove them from near the stage area. A playground is located adjacent to the grass bowl seating area.

Can I bring my pet?
Well-behaved pets on leashes are welcome. However, should your pet become too bothersome or distracting for the patrons or performers, we reserve the right to ask you to remove them from the seating.

Where can I purchase tickets?
Shakespeare by the Sea is NOT a ticketed event. This event is presented free of charge to everyone, with a suggested $5 donation made to the “Wishing Will” on site, or via mobile app.

Can I bring alcohol?

Can I bring my own food?
Yes. We ensure concessions are available on-site, but you may bring your own food or drink.

What if it rains?
The show will go on in light rain, please plan and dress for the weather including a poncho and/or umbrella. Should the rain prove hazardous for the performers or equipment, or lightening be within a certain mileage, we ask that you take shelter in your vehicles until the storm passes, or the show is canceled.

How is the Festival funded?
The Shakespeare Festival production costs approximately $30,000 to produce. We seek funding through grants, sponsorships and individual donations. We are a 501(c)3 non-profit and offer sponsorship package opportunities at every level for individual donors and businesses.