Full Weekend Festival Tickets Have Sold Out!


Over 50 debates & talks and 40 music & comedy acts across 8 stages

There are only 4 days to go until the world’s largest philosophy and music festival, HowTheLightGetsIn, comes to London. With weekend tickets fully sold out, we can’t wait to see our majestic site on the grounds of Kenwood House filled with festivalgoers ready for a philosophical feast.

Set in the spectacular grounds of Kenwood House on Hampstead Heath, you'll get to listen to the world's leading thinkers debate the biggest ideas, discover your new favourite band, hear the best up-and-coming UK comedy and much, much more...

To help you navigate your way around the myriad delights on site, we’re preparing a handy festival guide showcasing all of the weekend’s philosophy and fun. Sign up to our newsletter now to be notified when the guide goes live.

Day Tickets are still available for a limited time only, so get yours now!


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Full 2018 London Line-Up

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Debates and Speakers

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Music and Performance

Festival Info

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Food & Drink

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The HowTheLightGetsIn Story


Location & Travel

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