When is the festival?
HowTheLightGetsIn London 2022 is running from Saturday 17th September to Sunday 18th September. Festival tickets will provide access to all events, including debates, talks, music, comedy, academy and late night parties.

Where is the festival?
HowTheLightGetsIn will take place on the grounds of North London's finest stately home, Kenwood House, at the tip of Hampstead Heath - NW3 7JR.

Will I be refunded if the event is cancelled?
Yes. If we have to cancel due to circumstances outside of our control, you will have the option to roll your ticket over to a future event, or receive a refund on your ticket. Refunds will not be issued if the event goes ahead. 

How do I get a ticket for the festival?
Presale tickets are available from the HowTheLightGetsIn Hay box office from Sunday June 5th, and will be available online from Monday June 6th. 

How do I apply my discount?
You can apply all discounts at checkout. Enter your discount code into the text box the drop down menu and click 'apply'. Only one discount can be used per ticket.

Can I use my ticket to watch recordings of the events after the festival is over?
All events will be released on IAI.tv at a later date. Pick up a ticket plus subscription and your first three months' access to IAI.tv is just £4. 

Is camping available at the festival?
Camping is not available at HowTheLightGetsIn London.

Are dogs allowed on site?
Dogs are not allowed on site except guide and service dogs.

Can I bring my own food and drink?
For health and safety reasons, external food and drink other than bottled water is not allowed on site.

I'm having problems buying my ticket
If you're having any issues purchasing your ticket, please email enquiries@artandideas.org.

I have a ticket for another HowTheLightGetsIn festival, can I use that for HowTheLightGetsIn London 2022?
You cannot use tickets for other HowTheLightGetsIn Festivals to access HowTheLightGetsIn London 2022.