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For the very first time ever you can get your own very special treatment at the 2012 NZ International Comedy Festival! We know that there are plenty of you that LOVE going to loads of shows and enjoying the Festival from start to finish so we thought it's about time you get a treat (or two). When you purchase our exclusive VIP Card you get;

  • A limited 2012 NZ International Comedy Festival t-shirt
  • Invites to invite only special and exclusive events throughout the Festival
  • Special deals on drinks at selected Comedy Festival venues throughout the Festival
  • Ticket specials
  • An exclusive, one of very few, 2012 NZ International Comedy Festival VIP CARD

All you have to do is purchase the VIP CARD for $39.50 as an ADD-ON when buying your tickets via Ticketek and Q. VIP Cards will be available as an ADD-ON at THE EDGE shortly.

If you are super organised and you've bought your tickets already go to Q to buy JUST a VIP Card or flick us an email at with your contact details and we can suss one out for you ASAP.


CONCESSION RATES for all shows at The Classic Mon - Thurs. That's almost a 15% discount! Just purchase the concession rate online and present your VIP card for ID on arrival.



  • Q - 20% of Epic beer & 20% of Spy Valley wine
  • Basement - two Tigers for $12 and house wines for $6 per glass
  • The Box - two glasses of wine and a bread and dips platter for $20
  • The Drake - 10% off your bill


  • San Francisco Bathhouse - 2 Becks for $12, $6 house wine, $6 Jamesons Whiskey & $10 Moscow Mules
  • Plum Cafe - 15% off your bill
  • Cavern Club - 20% off house spirits, beer and wine
  • Downstage - $6 for selected beers & $5.60 for house wines (from Tues 1st May - Sat 19th May)
  • Pit Bar (at Bats Theatre) - $5 Mac Beers and $5 house wine between 5.30 - 7pm