HowTheLightGetsIn 2019 returns to Hay-on-Wye with over 300 events across five days!
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Festival Tickets provide access to our full programme of events at HowTheLightGetsIn Hay 2019 across all four days of the festival. Including Music, DJs, Debates, Talks, Performance, Comedy, Art, HotDocs, and IAI Academy courses as well as all of our late night parties.
A limited number of Festival Day Tickets are also available, plus our new Flexi Ticket option for those wanting to drop in on a few headline events - Debates & Talks, Live Music Sessions, and Comedy acts - throughout the weekend. Check out our Tickets page for details.
Please note: Festival Tickets do not provide access to Extra Experiences which can be purchased below along with Fast Passes.
Festival Ticket holders can purchase Fast Passes for any debate or talk below. Fast pass holders do not have to queue for their event and have a prime seat reserved in the venue. Purchase Fast Passes below.