Passes & Ticket Information

REGULAR SCREENING

General Admission
$12

Matinee**
$8

Students***
$6

*Regular screenings tickets are not valid for special events. Opening & Closing Night films are special events.
** All weekday (Monday-Friday) screenings before 5:00pm.
*** Valid Student ID required at Box Office.

SPECIAL EVENT TICKETS

Opening Night
Screening & Party
$55

Opening Night
Screening ONLY
$20

Closing Night
Screening & Party
$55

Closing Night
Screening ONLY
$20

Mavericks Spirit Events
$20

Script To Screen Event
$25

Silent Cinema Event
$15

Poets N Film Event
$15

Media Legacy Event
$15

VR Cinema Programs
$15

For additional information, or to speak with someone on the phone, please call the Cinequest Box Office at (408) 295-FEST (3378).

BOX OFFICE INFORMATION

During the festival, our box offices at the California Theatre, Hammer Theatre Center, 3 Below (formerly Camera 3 Cinemas) and the Century Downtown 20 (Redwood City) will open 45 minutes prior to the first daily screening at each location. Tickets and passes are sold at all box offices.

Festival Seating is not reserved. A ticket purchase does not guarantee a seat at your selected screening/event. Please arrive 20 Minutes before the scheduled start time. We begin filling available seats 15 minutes prior to start. If you would like to download our Festival Guide, please click here.

ONLINE TICKET PURCHASES

Bypass the box office! Use our print-at-home tickets feature to skip that extra stop at Will Call and go directly to your event. While seats are available, tickets may be purchased online up to an hour prior to the event.

Online orders for festival passes placed after February 11 can only be mailed by selecting the FedEx delivery option. NO PO BOX DELIVERY.

WILL CALL

Will Call locations to be announced. Please bring your picture ID and the credit card used for the ticket purchase to pick up your festival pass and/or tickets.

SOLD OUT SCREENING/EVENTS

RUSH tickets for selected screenings or events may be available 20 minutes prior to start time. RUSH Tickets will be sold "First Come, First Serve" on a cash basis. If the RUSH ticket holder cannot be admitted, the purchase price will be refunded.

EXCHANGES/REFUNDS

All ticket sales are final. If a screening/event is canceled or rescheduled, or we cannot seat you, Cinequest will exchange that ticket for another screening/event of equal or greater value at the Cinequest Box Office.

FILMS ARE NOT RATED

Screenings/events should be attended at your own discretion.

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