HowTheLightGetsIn May 2021 is taking place on 29th May 2021.

Is this happening in a physical location or online?

The festival will take place totally online, powered by our virtual reality technology. On the days of the festival, ticketholders will sign in online to explore a virtual festival field. Events stream live in our virtual venues.

How do I get a ticket for the festival?

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I have a ticket for another HowTheLightGetsIn festival, can I use that to get access to HowTheLightGetsIn May 2021?

You cannot use tickets from other HowTheLightGetsIn festivals to access HowTheLightGetsIn May 2021.

Can I use my ticket to watch recordings of the events after the festival is over?

Festival tickets enable you to view events only while they are live, so plan your itinerary carefully. However, we offer tickets with a trial subscription to is the festival's sister platform which hosts recordings of HowTheLightGetsIn Festival debates.