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 2017-2018 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.

OTHER WAYS TO WIN

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: Sept. 22, 2017, at 7:30 p.m.

Lottery opens on Sept. 15, 2017 and closes on Sept. 22, 2017. There are 600 tickets available to win.

A Christmas Carol

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

Lottery opens on Nov. 9, 2017 and closes on Nov. 16, 2017. There are 150 tickets available to win.

Jefferson’s Garden

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

Lottery opens on Jan. 12, 2018 and closes on Jan. 19, 2018. There are 600 available tickets to win.

The Wiz

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

Lottery opens on March 2, 2018 and closes on March 9, 2018. There are 600 available tickets to win.

So magical! I have wanted to take my daughter to "A Christmas Carol" for 10 years and because of the lottery I finally could.

- 2016 #FordsFreePreview Attendee
Photo © Maxwell MacKenzie.