October 8-15


We’re bursting with excitement about the lineup for the 2018 Festival. Don’t miss out on the unbeatable Literary Death Match, the infamous Adult Spelling Bee, the Scotiabank Giller Prize “Beyond the Pages” evening at the gorgeous Bella Concert Hall, and dozens more events! The 2018 Festival Pass is the best way to experience YYC’s most guilt-free fan frenzy. Gain entry to all regular Wordfest shows from October 8 to 15, 2018 (excluding special events), and make the most of your Festival week in Calgary.

$165 Early Bird (until August 31)
$195 Regular (until October 3)
$225 Late Registration (October 4-12)

Year-Round Until Dec. 31

This is your all-inclusive point of entry to the Festival from October 8 to 14, 2018, and to the growing number of Wordfest events held throughout the year until December 31, 2018. If you trust our programming, are looking to unlock an exclusive VIP experience and know you’ll have a fun, memorable experience this season regardless of which international best-sellers, groundbreakers and up-and-comers we bring to Calgary’s stages, this pass is for you! While quantities last.

$500 Regular

Purchase by credit card at the links above (please note: a PayPal account is not required; simply select “pay by credit card” when prompted at checkout). For questions and assistance, or to arrange payment over the phone, contact boxoffice@wordfest.com or 403-237-9068.