Ticketing & Event Access Information

Hybrid Festival 混合型節目

HKILF 2020 offers four different types of events, listed below. Early Bird ticketing will start on 12 October and General Ticketing on 20 October, 2020.
2020 香港國際文學節當中包含4種類型的活動。詳情如下。早鳥票將於10月12號發售,而正價票將於10月20號發售。

Festival Pass: one purchase provides access to all of our online events – 53 virtual events at a bargain price. When you buy a pass, you will receive an email with instructions for event access. Please note that the Festival Pass does not include access to any live events, but you will receive a promo code that gives you 20% off the purchase of any live event.  BUY YOUR FESTIVAL PASS HERE!

Book Purchases: most books featured in the festival can be ordered online from Bookazine, or follow the links in event descriptions.

1. 14 LIVE EVENTS From Free to $100 現場活動(費用全免-$100)

  • These events follow the tried and true format of live speakers with a live audience.
  • Our main event partners are Tai Kwun and Asia Society Hong Kong Centre, with other events at the Fringe Club, Social Room and Art and Culture Outreach Bookstore – visit festival.org.hk for venue details.

2. 31 ONLINE EVENTS From Free to $50 線上活動(費用全免-$50)

  • These take place on our virtual event platform, Crowdcast, with speakers joining from around the world.
  • Enjoy these events at your convenience, at home with family, friends or your book club.

3. 21 HYBRID EVENTS From Free to $120 混合形式活動 (費用全免-$120)

  • You can either watch these events online at home OR you can attend in person.
  • Some authors will be present in the venue and others will livestream from their home country.

4. 9 WORKSHOPS $200 工作坊 $200

  • Writing workshops will take place online this year using zoom.
  • Taught by writers from around the world, they offer a chance to hone a writing skill or learn about a particular genre, in the company of like-minded people.
  • Purchase tickets online at Ticketflap up to one hour before the workshop begins.
  • You will receive an invoice from Ticketflap with access information.

How to Attend Online Events 如何參加線上活動

  • You can buy tickets online on Ticketflap up to one hour before the event begins, or at the door until the event begins.
  • You will receive a registration email from Crowdcast with a link to the event.
  • You will need to register on Crowdcast to access the event.
  • You will also receive a reminder email on the day of the event.
  • 24 hours after the event is finished, it will be uploaded onto Crowdcast with subtitles, in English for Chinese language events and in Chinese for English language events.
  • Online events will remain on Crowdcast for viewing from the event time until 22 November 2020.

How to Attend Live Events 如何參加現場活動

  • Buy tickets online on Ticketflap up to one hour before the event begins, or at the door until the event begins.
  • We hope to go ahead with all these events as planned, but if health and safety requirements change we may need to make last-minute adjustments.
  • Please double-check the event description on the website before coming out to a live event!