Enter for your chance to win free tickets to our 2017-2018 mainstage productions.

Ford’s Theatre and TodayTix have partnered to give you a chance to win free tickets. The lottery is easy to enter and opens the week before the first performance of each production.

Download TodayTix App

The TodayTix app is available in the Apple App Store and Google Play Store. Once downloaded, select TodayTix Free Previews with Ford’s Theatre.

How to Enter

Enter for your chance to win free tickets to our 2016-2017 productions.

Step 1

Download TodayTix

Download the TodayTick app and select TodayTix Free Previews with Ford’s Theatre.

Step 2

Enter to Win

Beginning at midnight seven days before the first preview, enter to win up to two free tickets to our upcoming performance.

Step 3

Share on Social

Double or triple your odds by sharing your entry on Facebook and Twitter from the confirmation page.

Step 4

Cross your Fingers

Winners will be notified through the app and by email on the day of the first preview between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. You must claim your winning tickets in the TodayTix app within one hour of being notified.


Beginning at 5 p.m. on the day of the free first preview performance, patrons can sign up using their email address to receive up to two tickets per person at the box office. In-person waiting list entries are eligible for partial view seats and any unclaimed lottery tickets. At 7 p.m., the box office will give out tickets on a first-come, first-served basis according to the wait list order.


Lottery Dates

Death of a Salesman

Free Preview on Sept. 22, 2017, at 7:30 p.m.

A Christmas Carol

Free Preview on Nov. 16, 2017, at 7:30 p.m.

Jefferson’s Garden

Free Preview on Jan. 19, 2018, at 7:30 p.m.

The Wiz

Free Preview on March 9, 2018, at 7:30 p.m.

Download the TodayTix mobile app for your chance to win tickets to one of our 2017-2018 season shows.

Photo © Maxwell MacKenzie.