General questions

The festival guide will be launched in mid July 2024. Festival guides will be available at various locations. These will be announced closer to the festival.

Ticket sales open in mid July 2024. More details will be provided later.

Food stalls and cash bars are available at the majority of the venues. Picnic baskets and outside drinks are not allowed at outdoor concerts.

Enquiries about food and drink stalls can be sent to

Latecomers will not be allowed to enter performances. Allow at least 30 minutes for purchasing refreshments and drinks before the start of performances.

No. The Woordfees is a cash-free festival. Pay using any debit or credit card, or use SnapScan.

With the exception of a few spaces, the Woordfees’ venues are wheelchair-friendly (except for the CoCreate Hub, Drosty Theatre, Dylan Lewis Sculpture Garden and the Neelsie Cinema). It is necessary to make arrangements in advance for support with access, especially parking.

Advertise at the festival

For sponsor-related information and to advertise at the Woordfees, contact Marlise Serfontein: