Attend SXSW

March 8-17, 2019 | Austin, TX

Join us for 10 days of unparalleled discovery, learning, and networking with creatives across interactive, film, and music industries at the 2019 SXSW Conference & Festivals!

2019 SXSW Registration and Housing is now open.

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Photo by Steve Rogers/Getty Images

Photo by Steve Rogers/Getty Images

2019 Registration Rates & Deadlines


Badge Type Through
Sept. 13*
Oct. 25
Dec. 6
Jan. 17
Feb. 14
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.
*The early registration deadline has been extended through Monday, September 17 at 11:59pm PT.

Student / Accompanying Faculty Discounts
Currently enrolled students may apply to purchase a SXSW Interactive Badge, SXSW Film Badge, or SXSW Music Badge at the discounted price of $325. Faculty accompanying three or more registered students may apply for a $625 Music, Film or Interactive badge. More discount details and the application form can be found here.

Company / Organization Group Discounts
Coordinating the purchase of registrations for a group of 10 or more? Contact us for more information.

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Badge Access


Once again, SXSW is offering expanded access to events for all registrants. With one unified Conference that spans 25 tracks of programming beginning Friday, March 8, we’ll have more opportunities for networking, learning, and discovery than ever before.

The Film Festival maintains its nine day footprint starting on Friday, March 8 while Music Festival showcases will start on Monday, March 11.

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.

Review the Badge Comparison Chart below and take our Badge Quiz to find out which badge will help you get the most out of your SX experience.

Stay tuned for 2019 season programming updates on SXSW News and event navigation resources.

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Badge Comparison Chart

Secondary Access
Interactive Tracks, Keynotes & Featured Speakers
Interactive Mentor Sessions & Workshops No Secondary Access
Interactive Festival Events
Interactive Festival Opening Party No Secondary Access
Film Tracks, Keynotes & Featured Speakers
Film Mentor Sessions, Round Tables, Workshops & Parties No Secondary Access
Film Festival Screenings & Events
Film Festival Exclusive Premieres No Secondary Access
Music Tracks, Keynotes & Featured Speakers
Music Mentor Sessions, Workshops & Parties No Secondary Access
Music Festival Showcases & Events
Music Festival Exclusive Showcases No Secondary Access
Convergence Tracks, Keynotes & Featured Speakers
Comedy Festival Showcases & Events
Trade Shows & Exhibitions
Networking Meet Ups
Film Festival SXXpress Passes No Secondary Access
Music Festival SXXpress Passes No Secondary Access
Closing BBQ & Softball Tournament No Secondary Access
Hotel Priority Booking & Assistance
Access to SXSW Social Online Registrant Networking
SXSW Festival Shuttles


  • Registrants Lounge, SXSW Gaming, Flatstock Poster Show, SXSW Marketplace, Startup Spotlight, SXSW Wellness Expo, SXSW Community Service Awards, and SXSW Outdoor Stage at Lady Bird Lake concerts
  • SXSW Materials: Registrant Big Bag, Pocket Guide, and a subscription to SXSWorld® magazine

Each sold separately at SXSW Cart checkout.

  • Platinum, Interactive, and Film Badges: BBQ Crash Course
  • All Badges: Taco Meet Ups

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