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Become a member

Enjoy priority booking, special events, and other behind-the-scenes benefits, whilst supporting our work.

Our Membership Options


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Benefits include:

  • Seven days priority booking 
  • Access up to four ticket per event
  • Ticket discounts during the International Festival 
  • Free exchange on tickets purchased
  • Friends news and International Festival updates
  • An exclusive year round programme of events for Friends 
  • Discount at Cafe Hub 


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Benefits include:

All the benefits of a Friend AND:

  • An extra day of priority booking
  • Access to an additional four tickets per event
  • Access to tickets only available to Patrons
  • An invitation to the Opening Night reception
  • Acknowledgement of your support in the International Festival event programmes


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Benefits include:

All the benefits of a Patron AND:

  • An extra day of priority booking
  • An invitation to the International Festival programme launch
  • Acknowledgement of your support in the International Festival brochure
  • Six passes to the International Festival Lounge on a day or dates of your choice

Other membership options

American Friends
If you are based in the United States, you may prefer to join the American Friends. 

Edinburgh International Festival USA, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, was established by a group of people who are passionately interested in the arts and, in particular, the Edinburgh International Festival in Scotland. American organizations and artists play a key creative role at the International Festival which attracts many transatlantic visitors each summer.

Join the American Friends now

Gift Memberships
A year's membership of the International Festival is a unique and special gift for any festival fan. 

Please call our membership team on +44(0)131 473 2065 to personalise and purchase a gift for your friend or family member. 

Donate to make a difference

Donate to make a difference

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More ways to support our work

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About the International Festival

2018 International Festival programme launch party

Members' news and events