To ensure an intimate atmosphere for everyone involved, tickets to Waking Life 2017 are limited to 2500. All tickets include free parking and access to the camping site.

  • First Release €75
    excluding €10 garbage deposit
  • Second Release €85
    excluding €10 garbage deposit
  • Third Release €95
    excluding €10 garbage deposit
  • Weekend Ticket €60
    excluding €10 garbage deposit
  • Shuttlebus €40
    from Lisboa or Porto airport to Crato and back
  • Sleepy Tipi
    sleep in a tipi with or without equipment

General info

There are 2500 tickets available for Waking Life 2017. All tickets include free parking and access to the camping site. Each ticket is sold with an additional €10 garbage deposit which you will get back in cash upon handing in your full garbage bag (given at the entrance).


If you would decide to join us during Waking Life, you will be able to buy a ticket at the entrance for the remaining days. A ticket will cost €105 at the gate on Wednesday August 16th. From Friday morning at 10:00 the price will be €90, on Saturday morning you’ll pay €65 for the weekend. Bear in mind the €10 garbage deposit.


Hop on for a comfortable and more sustainable way to get to Waking Life. Shuttles will drive from Lisbon airport to Crato on August 16th and 17th at various hours and return on August 21st at 10:00. Shuttles from Porto airport drive to Crato on August 17th at 12:00 and return on August 21st at 10:00. Children up to maximum 3 years old don’t need to get a ticket if they can travel on their parents’ lap. In case of any questions, get in touch via


Subsidized tickets will be granted to those who can’t afford the full priced ticket, including people in countries with different economic realities and others who wouldn’t be able to participate without a little assistance. If you feel you match that description, you can apply for this ticket up until August 1st through Please note: These tickets cannot be transferred or sold as they are awarded to a specific person.


Kids under the age of 13 years accompanied by at least one parent or guardian are granted free access to Waking Life. To keep up on how many youngsters are running around on site, parents or guardians will need to apply for this ticket as a subsidized ticket.

Sleepy Tipi

A limited amount of tipis will be available, intended for those who won’t have the possibility to bring camping gear to Crato. Tipis will be up when the camping site opens on Wednesday August 16th and taken down on Tuesday August 22nd after closing the campsite. Upon entering your tipi a deposit of €100 will have to be paid which will be given back after leaving it in good condition.