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Join us for unparalleled discovery, networking, and inspiration at the 2018 SXSW Conference & Festivals in Austin, Texas. Once again, this year’s event includes increased access for all badge types marking our continued expansion into a diverse array of opportunities for learning, networking, and discovery.

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2018 Registration Rates & Deadlines

 

Badge Type Through
Sept. 8
Through
Oct. 20
Through
Nov. 17
Through
Jan. 12
Through
Feb. 9
Walk-up
Platinum $1,150 $1,250 $1,350 $1,450 $1,550 $1,650 Register Now
Interactive $825 $925 $1,025 $1,125 $1,225 $1,325 Register Now
Film $825 $925 $1,025 $1,125 $1,225 $1,325 Register Now
Music $825 $925 $1,025 $1,125 $1,225 $1,325 Register Now

Early registrants benefit from discounted rates, which expire at 11:59pm PT on the deadlines above.

Students
Currently enrolled high school, college, and university students may apply for the “Buy One, Get One Free” discount. A student registration for SXSW Interactive, SXSW Film, or SXSW Music is priced at $625. Apply here.

Groups
Attending as a group (10+)? Contact us for more information.

2018 Badge Access

 

Once again, SXSW is offering expanded access to events for all registrants. With one unified conference that spans 24 tracks of programming plus the Cities Summit, we’ll be offering more opportunities for networking, learning, and discovery than ever before.

Music Festival showcases will start on Monday, March 12 while the Film Festival maintains its nine day footprint starting on Friday, March 9.

The Platinum badge remains your best bet with primary access to all of SXSW. All attendees will receive primary entry to programming associated with their badge type, in addition to enjoying secondary access to most other SXSW events. All SXSW registrants also receive complimentary access to SXSW Gaming.

Badge Comparison

 
Blue = Primary Access
Green = Secondary Access
Interactive Film Music Platinum
Interactive Tracks, Keynotes & Featured Speakers
Interactive Mentor Sessions & Workshops
Interactive Festival Events
Interactive Festival Opening Party
Film Tracks, Keynotes & Featured Speakers
Film Mentor Sessions, Round Tables, Workshops & Parties
Film Festival Screenings & Events
Film Festival Exclusive Premieres
Music Tracks, Keynotes & Featured Speakers
Music Mentor Sessions, Workshops & Parties
Music Festival Showcases & Events
Music Festival Exclusive Showcases
Convergence Tracks, Keynotes & Featured Speakers
Comedy Festival Showcases & Events
Trade Shows & Exhibitions
Networking Meet Ups
Film Festival SXXpress Passes
Music Festival SXXpress Passes
Closing BBQ & Softball Tournament
Hotel Priority Booking & Assistance
Access to SXSW Social Online Registrant Networking
SXSW Festival Shuttles

ALL SXSW REGISTRANTS RECEIVE ACCESS TO:
SXSW Gaming, SXSW Create, SXSW Job Market, Flatstock Poster Show, Registrants Lounge, Spotlights, The SXSW Community Service Awards, SouthBites Trailer Park, SXSW Outdoor Stage at Lady Bird Lake concerts.

SXSW Materials: Registrant Big Bag, Pocket Guide & Subscription to SXSWorld®.

AVAILABLE NETWORKING EVENTS: (EACH SOLD SEPARATELY)
Interactive / Film / Platinum: BBQ Crash Course
All Badges: Taco Meet Ups (March 10 & March 17)

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