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VIP Pass

VIP passes are $200

The VIP Pass grants the passholder one free ticket to movies, talks, concerts and networking events during the Free State Festival, June 20-25, 2016.

Buy VIP Pass - One/$200  Two/$300

Movie Pass

Movie passes are $50

The Movie Pass grants the passholder one free ticket to all movies during the Free State Festival, June 20-25, 2016.

Buy Movie Pass - $50

Tickets to certain events may be limited based on availability. Please be sure to read the information below carefully in order to make sure you get the most out of your VIP or Movie pass!

2nd Annual Beer Dinner

Stella Artois presents the second annual FREE STATE FESTIVAL BEER DINNER

Friday, June 24th
at Maceli's Banquet Hall and Catering, 1031 New Hampshire Street, Lawrence, KS

Cocktails: 5:30 p.m., Dinner: 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Announcing the second annual Free State Festival Beer Dinner! Premiering new beer-based recipes by local chefs and beer and course pairings by internationally renowned Anheuser-Busch brewmaster George Reisch, this is the five-course meal of a lifetime. Learn how to perfectly pair beer with your meals, collect some new recipes to try in your kitchen, and be eligible to win exciting door prizes! Our featured chefs will be announced soon.

Ticket cost: $100/ticket. To make reservations, click below or call 785.843.2787. Please note: This event is not included in the VIP pass.

Make Reservations - $100

Free State Festival Pass Details

In order to be guaranteed a seat, passholders must reserve seats to ticketed events by June 15th. If you do not reserve a ticket by June 15th, your seat cannot be guaranteed.

To reserve your tickets,simply cut and paste the link that comes in your receipt into your web browser. Complete the form, and we will have your tickets ready for you when you come to pick up your pass. You may also reserve seats by emailing or by calling: 785.843.2787. Please note that FOR ALL EVENTS that do not require a reservation, you must be at the venue at least 15 minutes prior to show time in order to be guaranteed a seat.

Your tickets and pass, along with a Free State Festival 2016 program, can be picked up at the front desk of the Lawrence Arts Center on or after June 15th. Please be sure to have your pass with you at all times to guarantee access to events. Questions about your pass? Please don’t hesitate to call or email Beth Murphy at: or to call her at: 785-766-1557. Thank you so much again for purchasing a Free State Festival pass. We can’t wait to welcome you to Free State Festival 2016!

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