Newark Resident Discount

To receive the Newark Resident discount, ticket buyers must have an ID showing residence in Newark. Photo ID can be shown at the NJPAC Box Office. This discount is 50% off regular ticket prices. If purchasing online, select your number of tickets when prompted. Then select "General Tickets" and when shown all ticket purchase options, select "Newark Pass."

All tickets are general admission, there are no reserved seat locations.

Deciding which days to attend the Festival? Take a look at the Featured Events to see what's happening, and get to know the poets on our Festival Lineup & Bios page. If you find a poet that you don't want to miss, take a look at our Poet Calendar and get your tickets for those days!

 

WEEKEND PASS: Purchase Here
(Saturday & Sunday, October 20 & 21)

Price

Regular Ticket Price

$70
Newark Residents $35

Includes access to all Festival events on Saturday and Sunday.

FOUR DAY PASS: Purchase Here
(Thursday through Sunday, October 18 through 21)

Price

Regular Ticket Price

$110

Newark Residents $55

Includes access to all Festival events, all days. 

SINGLE FULL DAY ADMISSION
(Thursday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday)

Purchase Thursday, 10/18

Purchase Friday, 10/19

Purchase Saturday, 10/20

Purchase Sunday, 10/21

Price

Regular Ticket Price

$50

Newark Residents $25

Includes access to all Festival events on a single day only.