16-25 Membership

Aged 16-25? Sign up today for priority booking* and exclusive ticket offers – including reduced prices on selected events – and all for free.

To register, you just need to provide your email address, postal address, date of birth and phone number to our Box Office team at boxoffice@cheltenhamfestivals.com

Alternatively please call us or pop in to see us during our on-sale periods or on-site during the festivals. More details can be found on the Box Office page.

Our offer for 2017 at Cheltenham Literature Festival

  • Priority booking opens: Friday 1 September, from 1pm**
  • On-site ticket offer: 50% off all events (excluding catered events). Walk-up only, valid on the day of the event and subject to availability, no more than two tickets per performance**.

Terms & Conditions:

*Priority booking means that full price tickets can be purchased ahead of the general public, but after Bronze, Silver and Gold Members.

**To collect tickets, members will need to show proof of age in the form of photo ID. The following forms of ID are acceptable: Passport, Birth Certificate, Driving Licence, A pass card, A 16+ Zip Oyster Card.

Eligibility: 16-25 is a free membership scheme that is open to anyone aged between 16-25 years old.

Offers and promotions will be communicated to 16-25 Members via SMS and or email.

16-25 Members can purchase no more than two tickets per performance. One ticket must be used by the 16-25 Member, the other is to be used by a guest who must also be aged 16-25. ID for both people will be requested when the tickets are collected.

Transaction fees will apply to each booking. Fees are £2.50 for online and telephone sales, and £1.50 for in person sales with credit/debit card. No fee for cash sales.

Expiry: Membership automatically expires at midnight on the day before a 16-25 Member’s 26th birthday. You may book tickets up to this date, even if the shows take place after your 26th birthday.

Data: By signing up to 16-25, you agree to have your personal details held by Cheltenham Festivals, and used to keep you informed about our tickets, events, projects and special offers which we think might be of interest to you. If you do not wish to receive information about associated events, workshops and special offers, please email boxoffice@cheltenhamfestivals.com or select the unsubscribe option displayed in all emails.

Cancellation of membership: If you wish to cancel your 16-25 membership, please email boxoffice@cheltenhamfestivals.com

Termination of scheme: Cheltenham Festivals reserves the right to terminate the 16-25 scheme at any time.