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Book Online
Book online 24 hours a day for any event that has a 'Book Now' button. Events without a 'Book Now' button are either not yet on sale, non-ticketed events or fully booked. Booking terms & conditions.

Book By Phone
+353 56 775 2175
From mid July 2018 open weekdays: 10am - 5pm
During the Festival: daily 10am - 7pm

Box Office
The Festival Box Office is located at 76 John St, Kilkenny
From mid July open weekdays: 10am - 5pm

During the Festival: daily 10am - 7pm

Ticket Concessions
Ticket concessions are available for students, senior citizens and the unwaged. Appropriate ID will be requested on presentation of your ticket at the venue. This year we are introducing special €10 tickets for all events for Under 25's.  A limited number of €10 tickets will available for each event on a first-come-first-served basis.  To secure your €10 ticket, login to your Festival account or create a new account, add your date of birth, and the special €10 price will automatically be applied to your ticket order.  Please note that ID may be checked at the door.  If all €10 tickets for an event have already been sold, the discount will not apply.

If you opt to have your tickets posted out to you, tickets will arrive up to two weeks before the event. Tickets will not be printed and posted until mid-July when the Box Office opens.
A fee of €1.50 will be charged.

Ticket Collection
If you opt to collect your tickets, they can be picked up from the box office once it opens in July and up to two hours before the show, or at the venue from 30 mins before the show.

Many of our performances are outdoors, so please dress appropriately for the weather!

Gift Cards
Share the Festival experience with someone you love and buy a Festival Gift Card through our box office or online.

Don’t Be Late!
Please arrive at the venue at least 15 minutes before the performance and allow 15 minutes for traffic and parking. Late entry to some events will not be permitted. We regret that late entry to some events can only be accommodated where it will not cause disruption for performances, artists or the experience of other patrons.

Exclusive Offers
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Booking Fees
A booking fee of €1 per ticket applies on all credit and debit card transactions.

Group Bookings
If there are 8 or more people in your group, please contact the box office management about group discounts on

Kilkenny Arts Festival has a no-refund-or-exchange policy on all tickets purchased.

Booking Terms and Conditions