Music Program

JWAlive - Live Music at JWA

JWAlive logo JWAlive is the John Wayne Airport music performance program intended to enhance the guest experience at the Airport. Live music performances are accessible to ticketed passengers only, and are made possible by John Wayne Airport and QSC. We hope you will be able to enjoy one of the performances when visiting our Terminal!

JWAlive schedule and artist bios.


Play Me! Piano

Modeled after the “Play Me, I'm Yours” street piano, the JWA “Play Me!” Piano program provides access to a beautiful instrument, an opportunity to play for a live audience or to enjoy the musical talents of others. Airport guests are invited to sit down and play the Avant Grand piano located post-security on the upper level between Terminals A and B.

Photos and video of Play Me! Piano performances.


Holiday Music Program

John Wayne Airport travelers and guests are invited to enjoy the sounds of the season as Orange County high school musical groups bring live holiday music to the Thomas F. Riley Terminal each December. All performances take place in Baggage Claim located on the Arrival (lower) Level of Terminals A, B, and C.

Upcoming schedule and videos of previous performance