We’ve gone digital so now is the perfect moment to join the Big Tent as a Friend or Patron! Our Friends and enjoy a huge range of benefits including, early access to digital events, exclusive access to full recordings, daily media briefings and much more.

Student Friends join for FREE and  we’ve introduced a special price for Big Tent Friends joining during the digital only period. SIGN UP BELOW!

Our Big Tent Friends and Student Friends will be invited shortly to join the ‘soon to be launched’ Big Tent Community Hub and be early contributors to the conversation – you’ll be able to comment, question and add your ideas along with leading experts from the worlds of arts, science, business and, of course, politics.

Student Friend

  • Exclusive access to Friends area on Digital Community Hub – app and website
  • Exclusive access to the daily Big Tent media briefings
  • Exclusive access to digital session replays
  • Exclusive access to competition ‘Who’s got the Best Ideas in Britain?’ – winner curates a Big Tent digital session
  • Priority notice of Big Tent Student events
  • Discounted Student rates for festival tickets
  • Graduating 2020? You are eligible to join 2020-21
  • Renewable annually with proof of status
Per annum

Big Tent Friend

  • Exclusive access to digital session replays
  • Exclusive access to the daily Big Tent media briefings
  • Exclusive access to Friends area on Digital Community Hub – app and website
  • Exclusive access to competition ‘Who’s got the Best Ideas in Britain?’
  • Priority notification of Big Tent Digital events 
  • Priority tickets to an unlimited number of Big Tent Digital events
  • Access to limited VIP Digital tickets when showing as sold out, subject to availability
  • Advance notification of selected Big Tent events and special offers
  • Priority booking at a discount for two tickets at the flagship festival
  • Entry to the Friends area at the flagship festival
  • Goody bag to collect at the flagship festival
Per annumPer month

Big Tent Foundation Patron

  • Empower the Big Tent to continue its vital work 
  • Tax efficient option available via a donor advised fund
  • For further details please contact Georgie Pike via the link below