2018 Festival Passes will be on sale ON february 1st 2018.

FESTIVAL SCREENING PASS ($50)

Passes will be available for pick-up at festival Will Call starting Thursday April 5th.

The Festival Pass allows you access to all film screenings before Individual ticket holders. It also allows access to the Opening Night Film, Closing Night Film, and Festival Awards Ceremony.

TO REDEEM YOUR PASS: Passes will not be mailed. They will be available for pick-up from Festival Will Call.

PASSHOLDERS SHOULD ARRIVE 20 MINUTES PRIOR TO SHOWTIME to take advantage of available priority seating. At 10 minutes prior to showtime, if available, General Admission tickets will go on sale. Once General Admission tickets have gone on sale, passholders will no longer have priority admittance and will be admitted with the General Admission ticket holders. All theater seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

WILL CALL HOURS: TBA


PRIMA PASS ($180)

Passes will be available for pick-up at festival Will Call starting Thursday April 5th.

The Prima Pass allows you access to all film screenings before Festival Pass holders and Individual ticket holders. It also allows priority access to all events, including the Cocktail Reception before Opening Night Film, Opening Night Film, Closing Night Film, Festival Awards Ceremony, and Closing Night Party.

TO REDEEM YOUR PASS: Passes will not be mailed. They will be available for pick-up from Festival Will Call.

PASSHOLDERS SHOULD ARRIVE 20 MINUTES PRIOR TO SHOWTIME to take advantage of available priority seating. At 10 minutes prior to showtime, if available, General Admission tickets will go on sale. Once General Admission tickets have gone on sale, passholders will no longer have priority admittance and will be admitted with the General Admission ticket holders. All theater seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

WILL CALL HOURS: TBA


PATRON PASS ($449) includes tax-deductible donation

Passes will be available for pick-up at festival Will Call starting Thursday April 5th.

The Patron Pass includes a 100% tax-deductible donation. The Patron Pass allows you access to all film screenings before Festival Pass holders and Individual ticket holders. It also allows priority access to all events, including the Cocktail Reception before Opening Night Film, Opening Night Party, Opening Night Film, Closing Night Film, Festival Awards Ceremony, and Closing Night Party. Also includes reserved seating at all screenings and access to the Filmmaker Reception.

TO REDEEM YOUR PASS: Passes will not be mailed. They will be available for pick-up from Festival Will Call.

PASSHOLDERS SHOULD ARRIVE 20 MINUTES PRIOR TO SHOWTIME to take advantage of available priority seating. At 10 minutes prior to showtime, if available, General Admission tickets will go on sale. Once General Admission tickets have gone on sale, passholders will no longer have priority admittance and will be admitted with the General Admission ticket holders. All theater seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

WILL CALL HOURS: TBA


BENEFACTOR PASS ($1000+) includes tax-deductible donation

Passes will be available for pick-up at festival Will Call starting Thursday April 5th.

The Benefactor Pass includes a 100% tax-deductible donation. The Benefactor Pass allows you access to all film screenings before Festival Pass holders and Individual ticket holders. It also allows priority access to all events, including the Cocktail Reception before Opening Night Film, Opening Night Film, Closing Night Film, Festival Awards Ceremony, and Closing Night Party. Also includes reserved seating at all screenings, access to the Filmmaker Reception, and presenting recognition of a festival film.

TO REDEEM YOUR PASS: Passes will not be mailed. They will be available for pick-up from Festival Will Call.

PASSHOLDERS SHOULD ARRIVE 20 MINUTES PRIOR TO SHOWTIME to take advantage of available priority seating. At 10 minutes prior to showtime, if available, General Admission tickets will go on sale. Once General Admission tickets have gone on sale, passholders will no longer have priority admittance and will be admitted with the General Admission ticket holders. All theater seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

WILL CALL HOURS: TBA


INDIVIDUAL TICKETS - $10 cash only

For non-passholders, Individual Screening Tickets can be purchased at the theater starting 15 minutes before showtime, and are sold on a space available basis after passholders have been admitted. Individual screening tickets cannot be purchased online. 


All passes are valid for the duration of the film festival. Please bring your receipt with you.


The Colorado Film Institute is a 501(c)3 nonprofit. All donations are tax-deductible. We accept donations via online or you can contact us by email at: support@vailfilmfestival.org.