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HowTheLightGetsIn Site Pass

The HowTheLightGetsIn Site pass provides entry to the Globe Festival Site and the Riverside Festival Site

throughout the 11 day festival - along with a host of free music acts - as many times as you wish to use it.

Please note: For tickets to debates and talks, or Festival Live Passes for our music and entertainment programme, see below.

There is no entry to the festival without a Site Pass. Children under 16 accompanied by an adult are free.

Earlybird:  Sold Out
Advance:  Sold Out
Standard:  £8.00

Festival Live Passes

Festival Live Passes give you access to music and performance sessions, as well as entry to our parties.

There's an array of new stages and surprises, as our site expands again for 2015 with many more events filling the festival line-up. Every night you'll find a choice of six stages, with the finest soloists, the most danceable bands, the edgiest comedy, the pick of the world's leading documentary cinema, and the most original DJ sets providing the soundtrack to our legendary parties.

Festival Live Passes are on sale as First and Second Weekend Passes, Midweek Passes and for the full 11 days.

The following individual Evening Party Passes are also available: Thursday Trailblazer, Opening Party, Saturday Shindig, Sunday Special, Monday Night Mayhem, R&R at the Globe, Wicked Wednesday, Thursday Extravaganza, Friday Knees Up, The Shooting Star Party and Sunday Showdown.

Please note: There is no entry to our sites without a Site Pass. Festival Live Passes do not provide access to our programme of talks and debates. 

Festival Live Passes give you access to all music and performance sessions and parties...

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