Ticket & Seating Policies

By purchasing a ticket, you are agreeing to the terms of service and policies of the Blyth Festival, as described below.

General Admission
Seating at the Blyth Festival Harvest Stage will be general admission, with seating plans arranged specifically for each night’s audience.  Seat groupings will be physically distant, with no more than 4 seats per grouping.  Patrons are asked to book tickets for their household only.
If you, or one of your household, require a barrier free wheelchair seat, please advise box office staff when ordering tickets.

Printed Tickets
In 2021, as one of our many COVID safety measures, physical tickets will not be printed.  When tickets are booked with box office, your name and number of tickets will go on the list for that performance.
Upon arrival at the Blyth Arena Grounds, you will be asked to check in and will received a coloured wrist band indicating confirmation of a ticket for that performance.

Children’s Tickets
Babes in arms will not be admitted into a performance at the Harvest during the summer season. All other children must have a ticket to enter the site. Please note: the nature of Blyth Festival summer programming is primarily for mature audiences. Please ask for further information at the Box Office when choosing to bring young children.

Hearing Assist Devices
Hearing Assist Devices will not be available at the Harvest Stage this year.
All performers will be using microphones.

Latecomers
Latecomers will be admitted at the discretion of the House Manager. There is no guarantee that latecomers will be seated. To avoid disappointment, arrive at least 30 minutes prior to curtain. No refunds will be issued to latecomers who are not seated.

Payment Policies
Blyth Festival Box Office accepts payment by credit card, cheque and debit.

Cheques
The Box Office accepts payment for tickets by the use of personal or company cheque for telephone and mail orders. If the patron places a telephone order and wants to make payment by cheque, unpaid tickets will be held up to 7 days while waiting for arrival of the cheque. Tickets will be confirmed as soon as the cheque has been deposited in the bank – otherwise they will be released.

Wheelchair Reservations
Ticket reservations for wheelchair seats are made on a first-come, first-served basis.  Please advise Box Office staff at the time of ordering.

Internet Reservations
The theatre has a web portal, tickets.blythfestival.com that currently allows patrons to purchase tickets online.

Weather
In the event inclement weather, the performance may be cancelled.  Festival staff will be making this decision in advance of the performance.  In the event of a weather cancellations, patrons will be contacted and the following options will be available: refund, turning the ticket purchase into a tax-receiptable donation to the Blyth Festival or, if seating is available, an exchange for another performance by contacting the box office the next business day.

Refunds/Exchanges
In the event a performance is cancelled, a credit for the price of the ticket(s) booked for that date will be issued to your account. You will have the option of a refund (minus the $4 non-refundable handling fee), turning the ticket purchase into a tax-receiptable donation to the Blyth Festival or, if seating is available, an exchange for another performance, by contacting the box office the next business day.
Please note: all refunds must be processed onto the method of payment associated with the original order.
In the event you must cancel your ticket(s), you must contact the Box Office by email or phone within at least three hours of the original scheduled performance time to exchange your ticket for another performance time or receive a credit for the price of the ticket(s).
In the event you must cancel your ticket(s), a refund can be processed for the price of the ticket(s) booked for that date (minus the $4 non-refundable handling fee). To arrange a refund, you must contact the Box Office by email or phone within one week of the performance date. After that point, you may exchange your ticket(s) for another performance date/time or receive a credit.