HIFF25: Box Office

Ticketing info for the 25th Annual Hamptons International Film Festival


Thank you for joining us for HIFF25!

Passes & Packages
Browse the Film Guide

In the online Film Guide, if you sign in under Showtimes and Tickets on any film detail page, you can save films to your wishlist, so that when tickets go on sale, you will already have your selections in place.

Passes and Packages offer the best access to films, panels, events, and more!
Passes and packages for HIFF25 are on sale now online and over the phone ONLY.

Box Office

Pass and package fulfillment will begin Saturday, September 23, at 10am. 
Individual tickets will go on sale Monday, September 25, at 12pm.

Online (September 25 to October 9)

♦ Individual tickets on sale September 25 at 12pm
♦ Access available 24/7 during the Festival
♦ For online support, call (631) 825-0050 during business hours (see below)

By Phone
(631) 825-0050
September 5 to September 22
♦ Weekdays: 12pm to 5pm
September 23 to October 9
♦ Daily: 12pm to 5pm

Obligato-140In Person: East Hampton Box Office
47 Main Street, East Hampton, NY

Pre-Festival (September 25 to October 4)
♦ Sunday-Friday: 12pm to 6pm
♦ Saturdays: 10am to 6pm

Festival (October 5-9)
♦ October 5-8: 10am-6pm
♦ October 9: 10am-3pm

In Person: Sag Harbor Box Office
Bay Street logo 140Bay Street Theater
1 Bay Street, Sag Harbor, NY

Festival Week
♦ October 6: 11am to 9pm
♦ October 7: 9am to 9:30pm
♦ October 8: 9am to 8:15pm
♦ October 9: 9:45am to 7:30pm


Film Screenings:

♦ General Films
♦ Adults: $15
♦ Seniors (over 65; one ticket per ID): $10*
♦ Children (12 and under): $8*

♦ Spotlight Films: $28
♦ Early Bird Spotlight (start time before or at 4pm): $22

Special Presentations:

♦ Opening Night Film: $35
♦ Closing Night Film (Monday): $35
Centerpiece Films: $35
♦ Second Run Centerpiece Films: $28

Signature Programs & Events

♦ A Conversation With…: $30
♦ Opening Night Party: $115
Lifetime Achievement Award
Presentation: $500
Presentation + Reception: $750

*Note: Discounted admissions are not available for online, phone, or rush ticket purchases. Discounts are offered exclusively in person at box office locations. Discounts must be applied at the point of purchase. Discounts will not be applied retroactively.

If advance tickets are no longer available, Rush Lines are your best bet!


All Sales Are Final. No Refunds. No Exchanges.

♦ All tickets are subject to availability.

♦ From October 5 to October 9, box offices at all event venues will open approximately one hour prior to the first event’s scheduled start time.

♦ Any and all audio or video recording and/or photography is strictly prohibited at the event. The use of all personal electronic devices, including but not limited to cell phones, cameras, handheld recorders, MP3 devices, audio and video recording equipment is strictly prohibited at the event. The Hamptons International Film Festival will actively monitor the venue for such equipment, and any person found to be using recording equipment within the venue will be ejected from the venue and may be prosecuted to the fullest extent permitted by law.


♦ To guarantee admission, all pass-, badge- and ticket-holders must be present in line at the venue at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. We reserve the right to sell any empty seats after that time.

♦ Founder Pass-holders’ preferred access expires 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time of the screening or event. At the 15-minute mark, a red flag will appear in the admission line. The red flag will signify that Founder Pass-holders will be seated after individual ticket holders, based on availability. It is advised that individuals should arrive 30 to 45 minutes before the scheduled start time.

♦ All seats are general admission.

♦ Late seating is at the discretion of the venue management team and is not permitted 30 minutes after the start time of any screening or event.

♦ Children under the age of six (6) years old are not permitted at any screening or panel, with the exception of specific family programs.

Same Day Ticket Sales

♦ During the Festival, same day tickets are available at the East Hampton Main Box Office and Venue Box Office locations based on ticket availability.
♦ Advance ticket sales (online, phone) are discontinued approximately 30 minutes prior to a program start time.
♦ After this cut off time, tickets will only be available at the venue where the screening/event is taking place.
♦ If tickets are not available, we encourage patrons to wait in the RUSH line at the venue.

Rush Sales

♦ For events where there are no longer advanced sales available for purchase—Rush Sales Lines will form at the event venue approximately 45 minutes prior to the scheduled event start time.
♦ Admission will begin approximately 5 minutes before program start time based on availability.
♦ Admission is not guaranteed.
♦ Rush Sales are limited to one (1) ticket per person.

Will Call

♦ Beginning on Monday, September 25, online and phone ticket purchases are available for pickup at the East Hampton and Sag Harbor Main Box Offices during scheduled ticket outlet business hours.
♦ During the Festival, tickets may be picked up at Guild Hall, East Hampton Middle School, East Hampton Library, Bay Street Theater, and Southampton Regal Bay Cinemas during scheduled festival ticket outlet business hours.
♦ It is recommended to arrive at the ticket outlets early to ensure shorter wait times for day-of will call pick-ups.
♦ Purchaser must present the credit card used for purchase to claim order.

Ticket Surcharges

♦ Tickets purchased online or by phone are subject to a 15% order surcharge.
♦ Tickets purchased at any ticket outlet locations or over the phone are subject to a 20% order surcharge.
♦ Will call delivery option is subject to an additional $6.00 order surcharge.
♦ Print at home delivery option is available for no additional charge.
♦ Pass/packages are subject to a $10.00 fulfillment surcharge per item.

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