How to Sled

Sled Island offers multiple pass, pack and ticket options to help you make the most of the staggering amount of music, comedy, film and art that goes down in more than 35 venues across five jam-packed days.


Passes

A Sled Island pass is the best way to experience everything the festival has to offer! Jump between 35+ venues and discover 250+ bands, comedy, film and art along the way.

As a general rule, 2/3 of venue capacities are reserved for passholders.

View our 2017 rate chart for pricing details. Purchase online or in person at Sloth Records (736 17th Ave. SW) or Lukes Drug Mart (112 4th St. NE).

Discovery Pass (18+) - BUY NOW

Our first recommendation for anyone wanting the full Sled Island experience!

  • Access to all Sled Island 2017 events, including 250+ bands, comedy, film and art (subject to capacity)
  • Exclusive discounts at more than 60 Calgary restaurants, shops and services during Sled Island 2017

Note: Discovery Passholders must be over 18 years of age at the time of the festival. Valid ID required at pickup.

Discovery Plus Pass (18+) - BUY NOW

The ultimate Sled Island experience! All the benefits of a Discovery Pass, plus tons more.

  • Priority access (jump to the front of lines!) at all Sled Island 2017 events, including 250+ bands, comedy, film and art (subject to capacity)
  • Access to Sled Island’s exclusive Artist Lounge at the top of the Calgary Tower, including two drink tickets and complimentary snacks
  • A Sled Island 2017 t-shirt (art by Josh Holinaty)
  • A Sled Island 2017 limited edition silkscreened poster (art by Josh Holinaty)
  • A Sled Island 2017 tote bag (art by Josh Holinaty)
  • Exclusive discounts at more than 60 Calgary restaurants, shops and services during Sled Island 2017

Note: Discovery Plus Passholders must be over 18 years of age at the time of the festival. Valid ID required at pickup.

All-Ages Pass - BUY NOW

Exclusively for attendees under 18 years of age! Access more than 50 all-ages events for the price of a single show ticket.

  • Access to all Sled Island 2017 events open to minors, including music, comedy, film and art (subject to capacity)
  • Exclusive discounts at more than 60 Calgary restaurants, shops and services during Sled Island 2017

Note: All-Ages Passholders must be under 18 years of age at the time of the festival (June 21 - 25, 2017). Valid ID required at pickup.


Packs

Sampler Pack (18+) - BUY NOW

Not sure where to start at Sled Island? Let us be your guide! We’ve handpicked ten shows that offer a well-rounded Sled Island experience for just $125 (total value $227)! Your Sampler Pack includes one ticket (guaranted access) per show for the following events:

Note: As many Sampler Pack venues are 18+, purchasers must be over 18 years of age at the time of the festival.


Tickets

Can't attend the entire festival? You're in luck—we offer a limited number of single tickets for select Sled Island shows each year.

Advance Tickets - BUY NOW

A limited number of advance tickets are available for select Sled Island shows each year. Advance tickets guarantee show access.

Door Tickets

Door tickets will be available for all shows not sold out at the time of the festival, subject to capacity. Show up early to get in!


2017 Rate Chart

  Early Bird
(save 25%)
December 1, 2016 - January 16, 2017**
Semi-Early Bird (save 15%)
January 17, 2017 - March 13, 2017**
Regular
(save 5%)
March 14, 2017 - June 18, 2017**
Walk-Up
June 19, 2017 - June 25, 2017**
Discovery Pass $169 CAD $191 CAD $214 CAD $225 CAD
Discovery Plus Pass $289 CAD $327 CAD $366 CAD $385 CAD
All-Ages Pass $35 CAD $35 CAD $35 CAD $35 CAD
Sampler Pack $99 CAD $112 CAD $125 CAD $132 CAD

**Rate expires at 11:59pm MST.