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Bates Dance Festival Box Office

Contact Information

Pettigrew Hall, 1st Floor
Room 200
305 College Street
Lewiston, ME 04240

Weekly Hours: Tues. – Sat. 1-5pm
phone: 207-786-6161

Performance nights: Box Office opens 45 minutes prior to curtain at venue


Choose your ticket price

If you are able, please consider a full price $25 ticket. If that’s not an option for you, please purchase a $5 ticket. We know that these are challenging times, and art is meant to be accessible to all audiences. 


Bates Dance Festival is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities for all of our events and performances. We believe that the arts are enhanced and enriched when all community members have the opportunity to participate. Please contact or call to request specific accommodations.

Late Seating

Late Seating is at the discretion of the House Manager. Check your tickets for curtain times. Due to the nature of some of our programming, we may not be able to accommodate late arrivals.

Show Cancellations

Bates Dance Festival reserves the right to cancel a performance in the event of inclement weather or other performance emergency. All ticket holders will be notified by email at least 3 hours prior to their performance time if their event has been cancelled.  We will also update our website and Box Office phone message. In the event of a cancellation, Bates Dance Festival will allow 100% refunds to ticket holders.. Cancellation email notices to ticket holders will include information on refunds and other options. 

Refund and Exchange Policy

All ticket purchases are non-refundable. An exchange for another event may be possible if the new event has available seating and the ticket holder’s current event has not started.  You must call the BDF Box Office for any ticket exchange.

COVID-19 Guidelines

Vaccination/testing policy for audience members

  • Vaccination/testing for audience members is no longer required to attend performances presented by the Bates Dance Festival.

Masking policy for audience members

  • Masking is now fully at the discretion of the individual. Those who wish to wear a mask may do so.