We've prepared a simple ticketing guide for you to enjoy the festival!

Festival Pass (FP)

Regular

The SWF Festival Pass gives you access to all Festival Pass events. With one pass, you can catch your SWF favourites such as panel discussions, talks, workshops, readings and more.


You may purchase your Festival Pass here, or at the SWF Ticketing Counter during the festival.


Before attending your first in-person SWF event, kindly proceed to the SWF Ticketing Counter with your BookmyShow E-Ticket to do a one-time redemption of your physical Festival Pass that will entitle you to all Festival Pass events throughout the festival.


You are required to show your Festival Pass at each venue for entry. Please ensure you do not lose your physical Festival Pass as it’s non-refundable and non-exchangeable.


Festival Pass discount:
Enjoy 20% savings* on talks, lectures, performances, workshops with your Festival Pass/SWF Youth Pass.

*Please visit the section Individually Ticketed Events on how to enjoy your 20% savings.


Festival Pass
$10*

Valid for 26 Nov


*Excludes individually ticketed programmes and BookMyShow booking fee.

SWF Youth Pass

Regular

Access to all SWF programmes.

The SWF Youth Pass gives you access to all Festival Pass events with the exception of those with content advisories. With one pass, you can catch your SWF favourites such as panel discussions, talks, workshops, readings and more.


You may purchase your Youth Pass here, or at the SWF Ticketing Counter during the festival.


Before attending your first in-person SWF event, kindly proceed to the SWF Ticketing Counter with your BookMyShow E-Ticket to do a one-time redemption of your physical Festival Pass that will entitle you to all Festival Pass events throughout the festival. A valid student card must be presented upon collection.


You are required to show your Youth Pass at each venue for entry. Please ensure you do not lose your physical Youth Pass as it’s non-refundable and non-exchangeable.


Festival Pass discount:
Enjoy 20% savings* on talks, lectures, performances, workshops with your Festival Pass/SWF Youth Pass.

*Please visit the section Individually Ticketed Events on how to enjoy your 20% savings.


SWF Youth Pass
$10*

Valid for 26 Nov


*Excludes individually ticketed programmes and BookMyShow booking fee.

Festival Pass with Registration Events

To register for Festival Pass with Registration events:


1. Please refer to the individual programme listing for the registration link.
2. Click on the registration link and select your desired quantity.
3. Enter the Pass ID under "Redeem Passes". Pass ID can be found on your Festival Pass E-Ticket.
4. E-Tickets will be sent to your email address.


Please note that registration is on a first-come-first-served basis. Do remember to bring along your Festival Pass for validation at the event’s venue for entry. Registered seats will be reserved for up to 10 minutes after the start of the performance before they are released to the public.

Individually Ticketed Events

For non-Festival Pass holders,

1. Please refer to the individual programme listing to register for ticketed events.
2. Click “Buy Tickets” and select your desired quantity.
3. E-Tickets will be sent to your email address.

 

For Festival Pass holders,

1. Please refer to the individual programme listing to register for ticketed events.
2. Select “Festival Pass Holders” ticket type.
2. Enter the Pass ID under "Redeem Passes". Pass ID can be found on your Festival E-Pass.
3. E-Tickets will be sent to your email address.

Free Events

Ranging from a slew of family-friendly programmes to fresh reads from authors, there’s something for everyone here!


Kindly note that some free events may require pre-registration. Please refer to the individual programme listing for more details.

Concessions

Students, NSFs, and Seniors

SWF offers 20% off to local and international students, NSFs, and seniors aged 55 and above (Applicable to purchases of Festival Pass as well as Separately Ticketed Programmes).


ID will be required for on-site verification.

TOTE BOARD ARTS GRANT


For selected programmes approved by Tote Board Arts Grant, government schools may enjoy subsidies of up to 50% of the ticket price. Applicable to Pre-schools, Primary Schools, Secondary Schools, Junior Colleges, Centralised Institute and Institute of Technical Educations (ITE).

Special Education Schools may use the Tote Board Arts Grant to subsidies up to 70% of the programme cost. For more details on school bookings or Tote Board Arts Grant, please email swf@artshouse.sg.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What are the passes available this year?

We have a Festival Pass that allows you access to all SWF programmes excluding individually ticketed programmes. If you have a valid student pass, you qualify for a Youth Pass* with the same benefits as the Festival Pass.

*The SWF Youth Pass allows access to all Festival Pass events with the exception of programmes with content advisories. A valid student card must be presented upon collection of Youth Pass.

TICKETING

When is the regular phase?
The regular phase runs from 26 Oct – 26 Nov. Get your Festival Passes now!

OTHERS

When is SWF 2023?

It will take place from 17 - 26 Nov 2023.

GET INVOLVED

How can I volunteer for SWF?

Thank you for your interest in being a volunteer! More information on SWF volunteers can be found here.

ACCESSIBILITY

SWF is committed to ensuring that our events are as accessible as possible. For patrons who require a sign launguage interpreter, please contact SWF by 23 October 2023 at swfticketing@artshouse.sg with your name, contact number and preferred programme.


For patrons who require wheelchair access or assistance, please email us 5 days in advance at swfticketing@artshouse.sg with your name and the programmes you would like to attend.


Visit Accessibility to find out more.

For general SWF 2023 enquiries, please reach out to us here.

For ticketing issues, please reach out to us at swfticketing@artshouse.sg or contact the BookMyShow’s Customer Service team at +65 6591 8871