When & where is Jam On The River?

Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing on Spring Garden & Columbus Blvd – Philadelphia, PA on Saturday, May 16th, 2015.

Why did Jam On The River move to a new location in 2015?

Festival Pier has undergone a million + dollar renovation in the past year. The venue has been specially remodeled by Groundswell – the design team who brought you Spruce Street Harbor Park, Morgan’s Pier, Independence Beer Garden & many more Philadelphia hot spots. Moving Jam On The River to this beautiful new venue means more space to dance, great food & an amazing vibe. More info on Festival Pier available at: www.FestivalPierPhilly.com

Where can I purchase tickets?

Tickets go on sale this Friday at noon and will be available at www.Ticketmaster.com

When will the performance schedule be released?

The 2015 performance schedule will be released closer to the show date.

Are tickets general admission or reserved seating?

All tickets are general admission.

Is there re-entry?

Re-entry is not permitted.

What is the camera policy?

No professional cameras are permitted inside Festival Pier. Professional camera is defined as a camera with a removable lens.

Are pets allowed?

Pets are not allowed on the property or in the concert venue, except for service animals.

Children’s tickets?

All children, ages 2 and over are required to have a ticket for the event.

What happens if it rains?

Jam On The River is rain or shine.

Where can I pick up Will Call tickets on the day of show?

Festival Pier Will Call is located at the main entrance of the venue. Photo ID and credit card used to purchase event tickets must be presented in order to receive event tickets.


How do we get there via public trans?

There are several ways, but the fastest and easiest is to take the Market-Frankford subway line from 30th & Market (just across the street from the train station) eastbound (towards Frankford Avenue) down to Front & Spring Garden. This will put you about a block or so from Festival Pier.

Is there a lost & found?

Lost & Found is located at the Guest Services office located near the main entrance of Festival Pier.

Can I be a vendor? 

Perhaps! Email vending@JamOnTheRiver.com

I’m a blogger, can I get a press pass?

Maybe, email press@JamOnTheRiver.com for press requests.

Can I get a refund if an artist cancels?

While all artists are confirmed to play Jam On The River, artists are subject to change without notice. Refunds will not be issued if an artist cancels.


There are several ATMs located inside Festival Pier. Please note that most vendors accept debit and credit cards for purchases.

Where do we park?

There are several parking lots adjacent to Festival Pier available for a fee. There is also limited, metered street parking on Columbus Boulevard / Delaware Avenue.

General Rules 

  • All hand carried items, including backpacks, belt bags and purses will be searched. Guests are encouraged to keep nonessential items in their vehicles.
  • Smoking only in designated areas.
  • No camping or loitering.



Items Allowed:

  • Small bags & purses (maximum 10”x10”)
  • One (1) low-back folding chair per person
  • Small paper signs
  • Umbrellas (small / personal-sized)
  • 1 (one) sealed bottle of water no larger than 1 liter
  • Empty camelbaks/hydration packs
  • Lighters
  • Hats
  • Cell Phones
  • Earplugs
  • Fanny packs
  • Sunglasses
  • LED Gloves
  • Hula Hoops
  • Totems
  • Non –professional flash / still cameras

Items Not Allowed:

  • Masks
  • Kandi bracelets, kandi necklaces or perler necklaces
  • Illegal Substances
  • Drugs or drug paraphernalia
  • Chains of any kind
  • Audio / video tape recording devices
  • Massagers
  • Laser pointers
  • Pacifiers
  • Eyedrops
  • Glass, cans, cups or coolers
  • Markers, pens, spray paint
  • Stickers / fliers
  • Stuffed animals or dolls (including plush backpacks / hats)
  • Toy weapons or real weapons of any kind
  • Outside food & beverage