Buy Your 2017 FGLF Tickets and Passes

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Buy Tickets

Tickets can be purchased in-person at the following locations:

  • Box Office Colombo: Showroom: No.740, Galle Road, Colombo 4 (Bambalapitiya Junction).
  • Box Office Galle: 25, Leyn Bahn Street, Galle Fort.

Box Office Hours:

  • Monday to Friday: 9:00am to 6:30pm.
  • Saturday: 9:00am to 5:00pm.
  • Sunday and Mercantile Holidays: CLOSED.
  • Online: 24/7.

Ticket Redemption/Collection:

All tickets bought online can only be redeemed from the following locations on these given dates. Tickets can be redeemed with your voucher and personal identification from:


  • Redemption Dates: 8th December 2016 – Saturday 7th January 2017.
  • Location: Showroom, No.740, Galle Road, Colombo 04 (Bambalapitiya Junction).


  • Redemption Dates: 9th – 11th January 2017
  • Location: Galle Box Office: 25, Leyn Bahn Street, Galle Fort.
  • Redemption Dates: 12th – 14th January 2017
  • Location: Festival Box Office, Sports Hall, next to the Hall de Galle, Galle Fort.
  • Redemption Dates: 15th January’17
  • Location: Jetwing Lighthouse, Galle.

Festival Pass

2017 Fairway Galle Literary Festival Pass.

Access 33 events with a single Festival Pass:

  • Day 2: 9 Events … Thursday, Jan 12.
  • Day 3: 11 Events … Friday, Jan 13.
  • Day 4: 10 Events … Saturday, Jan 14.
  • Day 5: 3 Events … Sunday, Jan 15.

Cost: Rs.12,000 / Browse Events

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Day Pass

2017 Fairway Galle Literary Festival Day Pass.

Access to:

  • Day 3: 11 Events … Friday, Jan 13
  • Day 4: 10 Events … Saturday, Jan 14

Cost: Rs.4,000 per Day Pass / Browse Events

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Event Ticket

2017 Fairway Galle Literary Festival Event Tickets.

Access to:

  • Single Event Only

There are 92 events that can be accessed with it’s designated Event Ticket. These include the 33 events that can ALSO be accessed with a Festival or Day Pass (see above), and 59 events that can ONLY be accessed with an Event Ticket.

Cost: Varies by Event / Browse Events

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Children’s Programme Tickets

2017 Fairway Galle Literary Festival Children's Programme Tickets

Access to an entire day (9am – 4pm) of activities and events

  • Day 4: 6 Events including refreshments and lunch … Saturday, Jan 14.
  • Day 5: 4 Events including refreshments and lunch … Sunday, Jan 15.

Cost: Rs.3,000 (Saturday) / Rs.2,500 (Sunday)

Browse Events: Saturday / Sunday

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