Quarterhouse Box Office
Folkestone, Kent CT20 1BN
Monday to Saturday – 10:00 to 17:00
Sunday – Closed (except on event days)
Box Office reopens at 6pm on event nights
Cheques to be made payable to the Creative Foundation and can only be used in person at the Box Office.
Tickets that are paid for in advance can be collected on the day, up to 30 minutes prior to the event. Tickets can also be posted to you for an additional charge of 60p. Please check your tickets on receipt.
We regret that tickets cannot be exchanged or money refunded, except in the case of a cancelled event.
Quarterhouse is a fully accessible venue. Please inform the Box Office of your requirements.
Concessionary rates apply (where stated) to under 21s, full time students, registered unemployed and registered disabled. Proof of status will be required.
Purchase your Folkestone Book Festival tickets before and inclusive of Sunday 16 September 2018 and benefit from reduced rates. Concession / Friends and group bookings will not apply for this period.
Purchase more than 6 full adult rate, concession / Friends tickets for any one event and receive a 10% discount on final price. To benefit from this offer please call Quarterhouse Box Ofiice on 01303 760 750. This offer doesn't apply for free events and during the early bird period.
Folkestone Book Festival Pass
Enjoy unlimited access to all Folkestone Book Festival events (workshops not included) for only £160. You can purchase your Festival Pass for only £140 during the early bird period. For Friends of the Book Festival, the Festival pass is £130 (proof will be required). To purchase your Folkestone Book Festival pass, please contact Quarterhouse box office on 01303 760750. You must still book your seat for the events you plan to attend.
Indian Day Pass
To attend all 6 events of our Indian Day (Sun 18 Nov), you can now purchase a Pass for £40 or during the early bird period for only £30. For Friends and concessions the Indian Pass is £35. To purchase the pass please contact Quarterhouse Box Office on 01303 760750. You must still book your seat for events you plan to attend.
US Day Pass
To attend all 6 events of our US Day (Sun 25 Nov), you can now purchase a Pass for £32 or during the early bird period for only £28. For Friends and concessions the US Pass is £30. To purchase the pass please contact Quarterhouse Box Office on 01303 760750. You must still book your seat for events you plan to attend.
Friends of the Folkestone Book Festival
Members are entitled to book one ticket per member per event at the special discounted ‘Friends’ price. You will be required to provide your membership number when booking and show your card on entry.
Support our Schools Programme
Every time you book your tickets online, over the phone or in person, please donate towards our programme of events for schools. Your support will ensure that we continue to offer these events for free to all primary schools.
All details are correct at time of publishing (July 18). The Creative Foundation reserves the right to change the programme and introduce special offers and discounts without prior notice. These will not apply to tickets already purchased before the announcement. Updates will be available on the Folkestone Book Festival and Quarterhouse websites and at the Quarterhouse Box Office. Latecomers will not be allowed into their seats until a suitable break in the performance. Audio recorders, cameras and mobile phones may not be used in the venue. The management reserves the right to refuse admission. All tickets are non-transferable and will be void if re-sold. Some performances may contain strong language and adult themes, we reserve the right to decline refund requests on the basis of event content being deemed inappropriate.