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What do I have access to with the Conference + Festival Pass?

All conference and festival events! A Conference + Festival Pass allows you access to every single event in our schedule including education panels, parties, luncheons, showcase performances and additional various events. Conference Pass holders also receive early access to purchase Honors & Awards tickets. Prices vary upon membership or date of purchase.

Note: Conference + Festival Passes do not guarantee entry if venue is at capacity. 



What do I have access to with the Festival Pass?

A Festival Pass gets you into all nights of performances at any of the official showcase venues. Also, you are welcome to attend various special events and parties throughout the four days. When the full schedule is released, the event will clearly indicate if Festival Passes may attend. In 2019, Festival Pass holders were welcome to attend over 100 additional events. You definitely get a huge bang for your buck!

Note: Festival Passes do not guarantee entry if venue is at capacity. 


($1199) - limited number available SOLD OUT

A Gold Circle Package includes:

• 1 Conference + Festival Pass (see below for details)
• 1 Honors & Awards ticket within the first three center rows at The Ryman Auditorium
• First dibs on at least 4 RSVP lists during the festival and conference (if applicable)
• A visit to Honors & Awards show rehearsals at The Ryman
• A $40 voucher to the AMERICANAFEST® merchandise table
• Honors & Awards Hatch Show Print signed by at least one showcasing artist
• Expedited pick-up at registration desk on Tuesday, Sept. 13

Please note: A Gold Circle conference registration does not provide any additional priority access or line-skipping capabilities. Any additional Honors & Awards tickets purchased outside of a Gold Circle Package at a later date will not be seated in the first three center rows.

All sales are final and non-refundable. Discount codes are not retroactive and must be used at time of purchase. View our Refund Policy here.


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