Weekend Passes

General Admission WEEKEND PASS

GENERAL ADMISSION WEEKEND PASS INCLUDES:

Access to all Big Ears performances, screenings, and venues across all 4 days of the event, subject to capacity / Availability at this price is limited / Prices will increase once this price level has sold out

Premier Weekend Pass

PREMIER WEEKEND PASS INCLUDES:

A General Admission Weekend Pass with “jump to the front” line access at all venue GA entrances, subject to capacity / Includes access to all Big Ears performances, screenings, and venues across all 4 days of the event, subject to capacity / Availability at this price is limited / Prices will increase once this price level has sold out

VIP Weekend Pass

VIP SONIC EXPLORER WEEKEND PASS INCLUDES:

Access to all Big Ears performances and venues across all four days of the festival / Guaranteed entrance at all seated venues (applicable until 5 minutes before showtime) / Premium viewing areas at all seated venues (reserved section held until 5 minutes before showtimes) / Priority entrance at all venues / Advance notification of secret shows / Sunday Brunch experience at the Mill & Mine curated by chef Jesse Newmister of Kaizen / Exclusive VIP concert performance / Commemorative gift package / Dedicated VIP concierge service available during festival hours / RSVP to Big Ears special events (space is limited) / Availability is limited

FILM PASS

FILM PASS INCLUDES:

Access to all film events at the Regal Riviera and Knoxville Museum of Art throughout all four days of Big Ears including 30+ hours of programming curated by The Public Cinema: screenings and talks associated with the regional cinema program, 3D program, visiting artist Lewis Klahr, and the Canyon Cinema retrospective on a first come, first serve basis and subject to venue capacity

Note: GA, VIP, and Premier weekend passes include access to all films throughout the weekend, and daily passes include access to films per date.

Daily Passes

Thursday, March 22

General Admission

Includes access to all Big Ears performances, screenings, and venues for Thursday, March 22, subject to capacity / Availability at this price is limited / Prices will increase once this price level has sold out

Premier

A General Admission Thursday Pass with “jump to the front” line access at all venue GA entrances, subject to capacity / Includes access to all Big Ears performances, screenings, and venues for Thursday, March 22, subject to capacity / Availability at this price is limited / Prices will increase once this price level has sold out

Friday, March 23

General Admission

Includes access to all Big Ears performances, screenings, and venues for Friday, March 23, subject to capacity / Availability at this price is limited / Prices will increase once this price level has sold out

Premier

A General Admission Friday Pass with “jump to the front” line access at all venue GA entrances, subject to capacity / Includes access to all Big Ears performances, screenings, and venues for Friday, March 23, subject to capacity / Availability at this price is limited / Prices will increase once this price level has sold out

Saturday, March 24

General Admission

Includes access to all Big Ears performances, screenings, and venues for Saturday, March 24, subject to capacity / Availability at this price is limited / Prices will increase once this price level has sold out

Premier

A General Admission Saturday Pass with “jump to the front” line access at all venue GA entrances, subject to capacity / Includes access to all Big Ears performances, screenings, and venues for Saturday, March 24, subject to capacity / Availability at this price is limited / Prices will increase once this price level has sold out

Sunday, March 25

General Admission

Includes access to all Big Ears performances, screenings, and venues for Sunday, March 25 subject to capacity / Availability at this price is limited / Prices will increase once this price level has sold out

Premier

A General Admission Sunday Pass with “jump to the front” line access at all venue GA entrances, subject to capacity / Includes access to all Big Ears performances, screenings, and venues for Sunday, March 25, subject to capacity / Availability at this price is limited / Prices will increase once this price level has sold out

WRISTBAND INFORMATION

New to Big Ears 2018, wristbands will be mailed to Weekend Pass holders in early March. No need to wait in line! If you would like to change your shipping address or forgo your wristband shipment and utilize will call, please contact Ticketmaster at 800-653-8000 before 5pm ET on March 1.

 

To expedite the process, please have the confirmation number from your ticket purchase confirmation email ready. Any purchases made after March 2 will be available at will call.

Additional Events

BIG TABLE BRUNCH

Join us for a collaborative brunch experience curated by Matt Gallaher (of Knox Mason and EMILIA) and Shaun and Meg Parrish (Wild Love Bakehouse) celebrating Southern culture and culinary arts in Knoxville on March 24, 2018 at The Mill & Mine from 10:30am until noon.

These tickets are available for $50.00+fees as an add-on during your festival pass purchasing process.

12-HOUR DRONE: ALL NIGHT FLIGHT

Prepare for a transcendent evening of sustained sound exploration at 12-Hour Drone: All Night Flight, an immersive new experience featuring 19 genre-defying artists at The Standard from midnight on Saturday to noon on Sunday during the festival weekend. View full details here.

This event will be free to all Big Ears pass holders and available for $10.00 to the general public.