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Join our Friends scheme

Celebrate our 20th year

Wigtown Book Festival is celebrating its 20th birthday this year, a landmark that would never have been reached without support from our friends.

Current friends - we have a new booking system for 2018. You will need to activate your account. Please scroll down for information and instructions.

2018 Friend of the Festival

The cost this year is just £20 to celebrate 20 years. The benefits for becoming a Friend are:

  • For one year only, 20% off all main programme ticket bookings to 2018 Festival events (excluding those promoted for other organisations)
  • A copy of the programme by first class post as soon as it arrives from the printer in early August
  • An invitation to the Opening Party on Friday 21 September
  • You can also join our Friends scheme by calling the Festival team on 01988 403222

Important

  • Friends membership must be purchased before booking tickets online—in a separate transaction. Thereafter, when logged in, your Friends discount will be applied.
  • You will not be charged a booking fee on this transaction (all other transactions will have a £1.50 booking fee applied)

Friend for Life

You can become a Friend for Life at the cost of just £250, with these benefits:

  • Discounts on tickets every year, with a special anniversary discount of 20% on all main programme ticket bookings for 2018 Festival events (excluding those promoted for other organisations)
  • A pair of complimentary tickets every year (these are not available online and must be booked with the Festival Box Office, by telephone on 01988 403 222, or in person).
  • A copy of the programme by first class post, as soon as it arrives from the printer in early August
  • An invitation to the Opening Party on Friday 21 September
  • You can also join our Friends scheme by calling the Festival team on 01988 403222

Important

  • Friends membership must be purchased before booking tickets online—in a separate transaction. Thereafter, when logged in, your Friends discount will be applied.
  • You will not be charged a booking fee on this transaction (all other transactions will have a £1.50 booking fee applied)