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Our Festival passes will ensure you get the most out of your Festival experience

Lose yourself for a day or a weekend – immerse yourself in new ideas, challenge your perspective, unleash your imagination, and get to the heart of what makes us all human.

Enjoy exhilarating stories that connect, entertain, surprise and challenge. There are nearly 300 sessions and almost 250 incredible authors eager to share stories, ideas and lively conversations that will connect, captivate, inform, and inspire.

Festival passes are limited and available on first-come, first-served basis.

Enjoy the freedom to explore what the Festival has to offer.

Festival Passes

Big Names, Big Sessions, Big Savings you won’t want to miss!

Youth Day Pass

Full access pass to Youth Day on Thursday 1 February.

Price: 125AED

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Bil Arabi Pass

Multi-day pass for access to selected Arabic sessions.

Price: 100AED

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LitFest After Hours Pass

Multi-day pass for access to each evening's LitFest After Hours programme.

Price: 120AED

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What is your Festival story

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