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Join our Friends scheme


As a Friend of Wigtown Book Festival, you will benefit from the following: 

  • 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 27 September 2019 · 
  • A 10% discount on ticket bookings to Festival events - 
    • Friend (Individual) - 10% discount on 1 ticket per event *
    • Friend (Family) - 10% discount on all tickets *
    • Friend for Life - 10% discount on 1 ticket per event every year* 

*All discounts are for main programme events (excluding events promoted on behalf of other organisations). Lunch, dinner & tasting events are also not included. 

The subscriptions cost: Friend (Individual) £25; Friend (Family) £35 and Friend for Life £250.   Your subscription will run from 1 July 2019.


Friend for Life

You can become a Friend for Life for the cost of just £250. You’ll receive the same benefits as above, plus a pair of complimentary tickets every year.

We hope that you’ll consider supporting us this year and that you’ll join us this autumn

** NEW ** 2019 Friend of the Festival (Family)

The cost of this new scheme is just £35  The benefits for becoming a Family Friend are:

  • 10% off all main programme tickets booked for the 2019 Festival events 
  • 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 27 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)



*All discounts are for main programme events (excluding events promoted on behalf of other organisations). Lunch, dinner & tasting events are also not included. 

Friend for Life

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

  • 10% Discounts on one ticket per event every year (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 403222, 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 27 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)