Public tickets now available for Dalai Lama visit

Tickets for the Dalai Lama visit in Fayetteville are now on sale to the general public.

The Dalai Lama will appear in two forums when he visits the University of Arkansas campus on May 11. He will participate in a morning panel discussion on “Turning Swords into Ploughshares: The Many Paths of Non-Violence”, from 9:30 to 11 a.m. He will deliver his keynote address, “Non-Violence in the New Century: The Way Forward” from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Both events will take place inside Bud Walton Arena.

Ticket Prices
Tickets to the morning panel discussion are $15 for regular seating, $18 for floor and prime seating. Admission to the afternoon lecture will be $15 for regular seating, $22 for floor and prime seating. Tickets for both events will be $25 for regular seating and $30 for floor and prime seating.

Prices do not include sales tax or fees.

To order tickets, call the Walton Arts Center box office at 479-443-5600 or order online at

Student Tickets
Students who have not picked up their tickets or who did not make arrangements to have their tickets held at the office by 5 p.m. Friday, March 11 will have their reservations canceled.

Group Tickets
Group booking is available for groups of 10 or more. Contact Group Sales Concierge Lauren Mahony at [email protected] or 479-571-2735.