Ticketing Policies

Unauthorized sale, resale, or attempted resale is in violation of The Bushnell's ticketing policy and may result in seizure and cancellation without compensation. The only authorized method to resell tickets purchased from The Bushnell is through Consign-back.

All ticket sales are final. Please note: tickets will not be mailed until up to one (1) week prior to the engagement.

> For a full list of The Bushnell's Ticketing Policies, click here.

Tickets are available for purchase via phone, online, or in person. It is strongly  recommended to access our website/purchase tickets using Chrome™, Firefox™, and Apple® Safari® browsers to ensure you experience no interruption or unexpected behavior. Learn more about Ways to Buy

Please note that listed prices do not include applicable fees. Ticket Prices are subject to change without notice.

Everyone attending performances at The Bushnell must have a ticket, regardless of age. To ensure optimum enjoyment for all patrons, we recommend that children under 5 only attend shows in the Robinson & Cole Family Series and The Bushnell Children’s Theatre. Adults bringing small children are asked to be considerate of other audience members. Children who cause disruptions or who are unable to sit quietly throughout a performance may be asked to leave.

For a full list of Guest Services and Policies, click here.

Box Office Hours

Summer hours: The Bushnell Box Office is open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Hours are extended for most performances. The Box Office is closed Saturdays and Sundays except on performance days, when it opens at noon. Closed July 4th, July 5th, and Labor Day.

Winter hours: The Bushnell Box Office is open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hours are extended for most performances. The Box Office is closed Sundays except on performance days, when it opens at noon.

Forms of Payment

Cash, Bushnell Gift Cards, MasterCard, VISA, American Express and Discover.

Restoration Fee

A restoration fee is added to each ticket and is used for general maintenance and improvements to the facilities at The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts.

Performance Cancellation

If a performance is cancelled, information will be posted on www.bushnell.org and the following radio and television stations will be notified: WTIC AM (1080) and WFSB TV 3. If a show is cancelled or postponed, customers may exchange to another performance (subject to availability), receive a credit on their account, or request a refund.

Please note: All programs, cast, dates and times are subject to change. Ticket prices listed on this website do not include all applicable fees. If you would like to search for an event, click here to go to the Event Calendar.

Gift Cards

For the perfect gift, pick up one little envelope packed with music, dance, and drama. Purchase at The Bushnell Box Office or buy them online here.

Click here to purchase a gift card.

Click here to review gift card terms and conditions.

Click here to check your Bushnell Gift Card balance online.

Bushnell Gift cards may be redeemed online at www.bushnell.org, in person at The Bushnell Box Office at 166 Capitol Avenue in Hartford, or by phone at 860.987.5900.

*Valid for gift cards purchased after September 2013.