Media that would like to have better access to the events, shows and artists can apply for the following media accreditations:

Review Access

For media who will be writing reviews of shows or events.
Apply to book an interview and/or for complimentary media tickets to the shows that you will be reviewing. A credential will be provided to you for identification.

General Access

For media who will be covering the festival.
With this, you can still apply for a limited number of complimentary media tickets to shows. A credential will be provided to you for identification. This access is also recommended for camera crews and photographers who need to be identified as media.

Online Access

For media who only need access to artist information, images and media releases online.
Apply to add your contact details to GTF’s media release distribution list. This access is recommended for media who may not be in Penang, Malaysia to cover the event, or media who opt for mediums like radio where interviews can be conducted over the phone. No credentials are necessary for this access.

The cut-off date for media accreditation and interview arrangements is 15 July 2018. You will be contacted to confirm your application. Kindly e-mail – to apply for GTF media accreditation.

George Town Festival 2018

Press Kit Download

Brand Guide Download


Press Announcements


GTF 2018 - Announcement of dates Download


GTF 2017 Announces Dates and Plans (8th Festival) - 19 Dec 2016 Download

GTF 2016 Announces Programmes in KL - 16 May 2016 Download

GTF 2016 Announces Highlights - 15 Apr 2016 Download

GTF 2016 Announces Festival Dates - 10 Nov 2015 -Download