Students & Educators

Student and educator registration will be available in Spring 2017. Learn more about the student experience


Our volunteers make the Festival possible, helping to manage daytime programming, documenting the event through photography and video and overseeing our special events. In addition to free registration in exchange for a 4-hour shift, Festival volunteers receive a special commemorative gift for their participation in making the 2017 event our strongest yet.

Volunteer opportunities for the 2017 Texas Tribune Festival will be available in Spring 2017. Questions? Contact the volunteer department at

Texas Tribune Membership

The Texas Tribune Festival is a vital part of our energetic, nonstop effort to engage and educate Texans through live events. In bringing together the state's most prominent thinkers, politicians and industry leaders, we hope you will view, question, listen and leave with a fuller understanding of what's going on in Texas.

To get the most out of the Festival, and to receive a year's worth of enticing benefits, become a member today at

Information about member discounts on Festival registration will be available in Spring 2017. For membership questions, email Rebecca Quarls at


Thank you for your interest in covering the Texas Tribune Festival. Requests for media credentials will open along with attendee registration in Spring 2017.

For press-related questions, please contact:

Natalie Choate, Director of Media Relations & Partnerships


The Texas Tribune Festival is a forum for discussion and civic engagement about issues that affect all Texans, and we're striving to make the event more welcoming and accessible to all who are interested in participating. If there is anything we can do to help you access the Festival, please email to discuss your needs.

Military and Special Needs

In an effort to make The Texas Tribune Festival accessible to all, active or retired military and others on a fixed income are eligible for discounted registration prices. Information on how to receive a discounted registration will be available in Spring 2017.


TTF 2017 Logo Pack .zip

Contact Us

For Festival-related questions, contact