The benefits of getting a Vinyl Culture ticket

22 August 2023

With the day program at PHIL nearing completion and festival announcements popping up all over town, we take a closer look at the benefits for Vinyl Culture ticket holders.*

  • Access to the Vinyl Culture program at PHIL
    From Friday through till Sunday afternoon, PHIL will be the center of all things vinyl culture, with talks and Q&A sessions, listening and signing sessions, film premieres, special performances, and much more. Dive into the program to find your favorite topics and speakers (more TBA).
  • Access to the arts & culture route
    The city of Haarlem has a rich history when it comes to culture, and during the Haarlem Vinyl Festival, multiple locations will be paying tribute to black gold. Keep an eye on the program for more details.
  • Discounts on merchandise, books, and more
    Sounds Haarlem and North End offer a 10% discount in their shops for all wristband holders, Atheneum gives you a 10% discount on all music books, along with a discount on part 3 of "Passion for Vinyl". Food and drinks can be enjoyed at Jopenkerk with a special lunch and dinner deal. Much more to be announced!
  • Access to the festival hangout
    Sit down, relax, and connect with like-minded vinyl enthusiasts in the festival hangout at PHIL, while having a listen to your new gems bought at the Record Fair.
  • The option to book a 1-hour tour at Record Industry
    A very limited number of wristband holders will be able to pick up their wristbands at Record Industry. Get an exclusive peek behind the scenes of the production of records on Friday, September 29th. Registration is mandatory, book your timeslot here.
  • Access to selected showcases
    The Vinyl Culture ticket grants access to a number of showcases throughout the weekend, like the INHALO unplugged concert at the stunning Doopsgezinde Kerk. More events will be announced in the coming week.

Check back on our website for more benefits and vinyl culture ticket updates, tickets (€37,50 / €17,50 student discount) are available here.

*All benefits are also included in the Full-on Vinyl Weekend Pass (€225,-), which allows you to access all events throughout the weekend, including the concerts at Patronaat and PHIL (including sold-out shows—keep in mind there will be limited capacity. First come, first serve). Please note: the rate for the Weekend Pass goes up September 1st.