Sidewalk Film Fest 2022 is back! Tickets on sale now

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2022 Sidewalk Film Festival tix on sale now! (Jacob Blankenship / Bham Now)

Attention Birmingham cinephiles, now’s your chance to get tickets to the 2022 Sidewalk Film Festival. Presented by Regions Bank, the annual film fest will take place in the historic theatre district of downtown Birmingham later this year—keep reading to find out what tickets are available. 

2022 Sidewalk Film Festival Tickets

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Enjoy the show! (Nathan Watson / Bham Now)

The 2022 Sidewalk Film Festival is one of the most anticipated events in Birmingham. According to Sidewalk, the festival brings in over 15,000 film lovers to Birmingham every year. The festival also showcases the intriguing work of more than 250 talented filmmakers. Sensational!

Interested in tickets? Celebrate the 24th annual Sidewalk Film Festival happening August 22-28 later this year with these passes:


  • Opening Night film at The Alabama and Lyric Theatres
  • After-Party with complimentary beer and wine for VIPs 
  • All Saturday films, including the Saturday Spotlight Film
  • Entry to the Saturday Night Party with complimentary beer and wine for VIPs (must be 18+ to attend) 
  • All Sunday films, including Closing Night Film
  • VIP lounge with light refreshments  
  • Sidewalk Tote Bag 
  • Sidewalk Commemorative Program 
  • Early Access Seating for Film Screenings 
  • Exclusive VIP discounted tickets to select Festival Week special events

Weekend Pass

  • Opening Night Film at the Alabama and Lyric Theatres
  • Opening Night After-Party
  • All Saturday Films, including the Saturday Spotlight Film
  • All Sunday Films, including the Closing Night Film

More to come

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Step up! (Jacob Blankenship / Bham Now)

There will be 150+ films showing at the festival! To make it easier to keep up with everything, Sidewalk offers a reliable interactive schedule to help you plan out your day. The interactive schedule will include a full list of Q&As, drive-in showings and educational opportunities.

Ready to know what’s playing? The film schedule will be coming to viewers like you in July 2022.

There’s no place like the 2022 Sidewalk Film Festival.

Have you gotten your pass to the 2022 Sidewalk Film Festival yet? Tag us in your cinematic experience come August @BhamNow.

Summer Guffey
Summer Guffey

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