Partners & Supporters

Friends of the Festival

When the Festival comes to town there's a new sort of energy in the air!

International and local artists of the highest calibre strut their stuff in a flurry of provocative and delightful entertainment that transforms Auckland.

By becoming a Friend of the Festival you can tap into this vibe and help us bring life-changing arts and entertainment to people of all ages and from all backgrounds.

Join with other like-minded Friends to enjoy:

  • Discounted ticket prices
  • A dedicated booking Hotline
  • Zero booking fees (before 22 February 2013)
  • Invitations to invite-only events with other Festival Friends
  • Company  and shared experiences

Friend $75
Joint Friends $140
Festival Fan $500
Festival Lover $1,000

SPECIAL DEAL: Buy a premium ticket to One Man, Two Guvnors when you sign-up to become a Friend and get your ticket and membership for just $163 - that's a saving of $20 off your membership!

Sign-up as a Friend of the Festival by using the booking form HERE or call the Friends Hotline on 09 307 5610.



By signing up to be a Festival Friend, Fan or Lover, you agree to the following terms and conditions:

  • Membership of the 2013 Auckland Arts Festival expires one week before the launch of the next Festival event.
  • The Friends zero booking fees period only applies until Friday 22 February 2013. This zero booking fee for Friends is only available when booking through the Edge Ticketing services.
  • Friends are eligible to purchase a maximum of 1 ticket at the Friends price, per show.
  • A current Friends membership card and identification must to be provided to claim Friends discounts and offers.
  • Attendee numbers are limited to some Friends of the Festival exclusive events and are on a first-in-first-served basis.
  • Costs apply to attend some Friends of the Festival exclusive events.
  • The Auckland Festival Trust collects and holds personal information provided by you, to be used for Friends of the Festival correspondence. This information will be held and dealt with in accordance with the Trust's privacy policy.
  • All donations over $5 with the exception of ticketing benefits are tax deductible.