Passes & Tickets

Festival Passes

One-Day Pass ($35)

Available for Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Pickup your wristband at the OC Center for the Arts


one full day of films and parties!


John Waters Performance, sold separately.

4-Day Pass ($125)

Make the most of your festival experience!
Pickup your lanyard at the OC Center for the Arts.


all four days of films and parties throughout the Festival event!


John Waters Performance, sold separately.


“End of the World” John Waters Performance ($89-159)

Saturday March 4, 8pm at Ocean Downs Casino

Must be 21 or older to attend.

We are honored to welcome legendary filmmaker, artist, and author John Waters to the OC Film Fest. His all-new, fast-moving, comic monologue about today’s despair and diseases, desires and desperation breaks through with an insane optimism that welcomes all audiences into a new dawn of depravity.

General Admission ($89):

includes performance and $10 free play.

Please click here to add your name to the waitlist and you will be contacted if more tickets become available.

You’ve Purchased Your Pass.. What’s Next?

Pick Up Your Passes!

  • Pick up your pass from the OC Center for the Arts, located at 502 94th St bayside, prior to arriving at film screening venues. Please bring your confirmation email for pickup. You will receive a wristband (day pass) or lanyard (4-day pass) to wear for entry at each venue. Each attendee will also receive a free gift at pickup! While supplies last.
  • Hours for Pass Pickup – beginning Friday Feb 24. The OC Center for the Arts is open daily, Mon-Fri 9-4pm and Sat-Sun 11-4pm with extended hours during the Festival.
  • Additional Options for Pass Pickup: Opening Reception Thursday March 2, 4-6pm at the Holiday Inn & Suites. Opening Night films Thursday March 2, 6:30-9pm at the Performing Arts Center.

Plan Your Festival Experience!