Terms and Conditions

By purchasing a ticket you agree to these terms and conditions.

Refund Policy

Tickets purchased by patrons who are not Friends of Blackwater Valley Opera Festival (BVOF) cannot be exchanged or refunded. To become a Friend of BVOF and avail of an exchange or refund facility please click here to learn more.


The management reserves the right to change or cancel the advertised programme.
The management reserves the right to refuse admission.

If an event is cancelled, the management will refund the face value of the ticket only. If an event is rescheduled and you cannot attend, the management will refund the face value of the ticket only.

Latecomers will strictly not be admitted to the performance until the first interval. Please allow sufficient time for traffic and parking delays.

Mobile phones/pagers should be switched off before entering the auditorium.

Delivery Methods & Timing

Patrons can choose to ‘Collect at Box Office’. Tickets may be collected from the Box Office up to the start of the performance.

‘Print at Home’ tickets are also available. Patrons must print these tickets at home so that the barcode on the ticket is 100% clear and legible. ‘Print at Home’ tickets cannot be reprinted at Lismore Castle Gardens and must be brought to Lismore Castle Gardens on the night of the performance.

All tickets will be scanned at the entrance to gain access.


Tickets for the lead operas range from €85 to €200, depending on seat position.

Credit/Debit Card Charge

A fee of €3.50 per order will be added to all transactions. This charge relates to the transactional costs imposed on us by your credit or debit card company for the use of your card in making this payment.