Take part in our donor pre-sale!

The full program for the 40th season of Spoleto Festival USA will be announced on Sunday, January 3. This exciting announcement will be followed by a 9-day pre-sale for Festival donors (please see below for ticket availability based on contribution level). Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Thursday, January 14.

Early access to ticket sales is one way to guarantee the best choice of seats at the best price. Become a donor today! Now is the perfect time to support the mission and work of Spoleto Festival USA. CLICK HERE to learn more about the Festival’s Individual Giving Program and make a contribution. The donor pre-sale benefit is available to all current Festival Circle, Spoleto Society, and SCENE members. If you would like to add to an existing contribution made since February 1, 2015 in order to gain access to the pre-sale, please call (843) 724-1192 or contribute online.

Here is a breakdown of pre-sale access based on contribution levels:

$600+  →

Tuesday, January 5 at 10am EST


Friday, January 8 at 10am EST


Monday, January 11 at 10am EST

Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Thursday, January 14 at 10am EST.

There will be two ways to purchase tickets during the pre-sale:

  1. ONLINE – at spoletousa.org (access to tickets will be granted via your account login credentials)
  2. BY PHONE – through the call center at (843) 579-3100

Spoleto SCENE
members will have access to tickets during the pre-sale starting on Monday, January 11. CLICK HERE to learn more about the Festival’s young patrons group and join today.

Lastly, don’t forget to mark your calendars with the most important dates—the 2016 Spoleto Festival USA dates: May 27 – June 12!

Stay up-to-date with the latest Festival news and be among the first to hear about the new season by subscribing to our email list. For even more insider information, be sure to follow the Festival’s social media channels: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.

Please note: There will be a limit of 6 tickets per order for performances of Porgy and Bess.