Crosscut Festival, Seattle University, Friday, 01. May 2020

Early-bird tickets on-sale October 21, 2019.

Journalists, politicians, authors, and newsmakers from our community and across the nation come together to take a hard look at the people, policy and events that shape our lives. 

Sessions will include programming in tracks including Keynote, Race & Social Justice, Politics, Business, Science & the Environment and Arts & Culture along with interactive workshops plus food, drinks and social events. Visit the festival website for more information; schedule and speaker list to be announced in spring 2020. 

Senior discounts available for those ages 60+. Please enter the promo code SENIOR on the ticketing page. IDs will be checked at the door. Not applicable with any other discounts. 

What to Expect at the Crosscut Festival:
Friday, May 1st
Friday activities include day-time events in/around Capitol Hill to be followed by an opening night keynote at Town Hall Seattle. 

Saturday, May 2nd 
Saturday activities include a full day of conversation and activities on the Seattle University campus with over 100 speaker from across the nation and around the region. Sessions will take place concurrently throughout the day and across five venues. Immediately following the last session we invite you to join us on campus for a closing party featuring a beer garden, food, music and the opportunity to mingle with your fellow attendees. 

Questions? Email

Event Essentials: 

Once you register for the Festival, you will receive an order confirmation email from Eventbrite with your e-ticket(s) attached. You will need to exchange your printed or mobile e-ticket(s) at check-in (located in the Pigott building) for you access pass. Questions? email for assistance. 
If you are having any technical ticketing-related issues with your order, contact Eventbrite. For all other registration questions and general Festival info, visit
Refunds will not be issued less than 7 days out from event or for late arrivals, unattended events, early termination of attendance or no-shows.
Event is rain or shine.
Panelist names will be released on . Full schedule will be available in the spring. 
If you require assistive services or technology to access this event, please contact festival@ later than March 4th. Late requests are subject to availability.

Friday, 01. May 2020, Seattle University, Crosscut Festival

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