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Tickets for this Year's 29th (2018) Film Festival

ON SALE July 1 2018

1.Review Website

2. Download Order Form

3. For Information on Festival - Call 760-876-9103

*Receive discounts on Festival Buttons
*Invitation to Thursday evening Membership Reception
(Meet the Celebrity Guests)
*Discounts in Museum Gift Shop
*Newsletter & More...
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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Do I have to be a member now or at the time of the festival to qualify for discounts?
"Member Price" discounts are available to museum members in good standing as of The Festival Dates: (October 4 - 8, 2018) and or "Button" holders. Museum associates can verify your membership end date and coordinate renewal to benefit from the discounts offered to qualifying members.

2. Do I need a Festival Button to attend the tours.
No, members and button holders receive discounts and can purchase tours at a 20% discount. Individuals, couples or groups who may be here for the day can purchase tours at full price.

3. Do I have to purchase a Festival Button?
No, if a member, you will still receive your discounts on tours and various events, but you WILL NOT be able to attend the various film screenings, panels and discussions.

4. Who can attend the Thursday night cocktail reception at the Museum?
The Museum's Thursday night cocktail reception is open to the public. Members cost to attend the reception is $10.00 - Non-members $20.00 per person.

5. Can I purchase Day Tickets?
YES... Daily passes are $30.00 and will permit access to all movies and panels for the specific day. Day passes are ONLY available at the ticket office.



Admission to the Museum for the three days

50% Discount on Thursday night Museum reception
 Access to All of the movies shown at the High School Auditorium
for the three days of the Festival
 Entry to Friday & Saturday Evening Special Screenings
with panel discussion post movie
 20% discount on the Movie Site Tours
 Entry to All Celebrity Star Panels @ High School Quad & Auditorium
Full Access Museum Theater Panels

Located next to the VFW, on Gene Autry Lane, West off HWY 395, between 
McDonalds and The Portal Motel Office

Tuesday October 2th      1:00 PM - 5:00 PM 
Wednesday October 3th      1:00 PM - 5:00 PM 
Thursday October 4th      8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 
Friday October 5th      8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 
Saturday October 6th      8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 
Sunday October 7th      8:00 AM - 1:00 PM 
NOTES: Thursday Evening Membership Reception Tickets not already picked up will be held at the door of the Museum beginning 5:00 PM Thursday night. To prevent loss, all Festival purchases (including Belt Buckles) will be held for pick-up at the Ticket and Tour Office.

Film Festival HOTLINE WILL OPEN JUNE 28! 760-876-9103
,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, is there to answer your questions. 
Please Note Ticket order forms and Ticket Sales 
WILL NOT be available for sale until  Monday June 21th.

If no answer, please leave your name & number 
An associate will call back within 24 hours. 

We look forward to seeing you in October.

The latest information on tours, celebrities, events will be listed on our website. 

To join our Newsletter group and receive weekly updates please click here.



Event Tickets

New MascotNew Promo Video
Click Image
Starring "Pixel" Witney
Video by Jay Dee Witney


Latest News

Celebrity Guests

Scott Eyman
Diamond Farnsworth
Vanda Krefft
Ben Mankiewicz
Wyatt McCrea
Conrad Palmisano
Robert Wagner
William Wellman Jr.


Master of Ceremonies
Larry Maurice

Guest & Panelists

William Chemerka
Larry Floyd
Allen Glazner
Scott Harris
Don Kelsen
Dennis Liff
Julie Rogers Pomilia

Panel Moderator
Ed Hulse

Thursday Night Opening Film
Screening: THE DIVIDE 

Starring Perry King  &
Sara Arrington

Friday Night Keynote Film
The Big Trail
Starring John Wayne
Special Guest, Patrick Wayne

Saturday Night Keynote Film
Broken Lance
Starring Robert Wagner

Special Guests
Members of the 
Will James Society

J. C. Munns
Accompanist on Silents

Thursday 12:30 PM
Restored Slim Princess 
in Independence