It’s the biggest party night of the year…you have questions. We have answers!

GA Hours: 9:00pm – 2:00am (Early bird starts at $135 going up to $185)
VIP Hours: 8:00pm – 2:00am (Early bird starts at $165 going up to $215)
Registration starts at 7 PM in the Arcade area of the hotel for all ticket types (Exchange tickets for wristbands)

Yes, the party will sell out.
Yes, the ticket price increases as the party sells out.
Yes, People buy & sell tickets on Craiglist.org before and after the party sells out.
If you think you are going to be in Chicago for New Years and you are reading this then buy tickets now and sell them later if you can’t go. (See 3rd party will call)
3rd Party Tickets: If you’d like to sell your tickets to a 3rd Party, just give them the ticket or the PDF for them to print out.
Tickets will not be mailed to you, You must print out your own tickets, or show the QR code for the ticket on your phone bring a Valid ID and credit card if you have any issues.
Check in the night of the event beginning at 7:00 pm on the street level of the hotel. You will then be given a wristband to enter the party.
Yes we have several coat check areas.
If you would like a table & chairs to sit at, then you will need to purchase a Reserved VIP Table
Valet parking is available.

Are drinks included with my ticket purchase?

Yes, guests will be provided six drink tickets upon entry. Additional drink tickets available for $1 with proceeds benefiting the Red Cross.

What do I need to bring to will call?
Please bring a matching credit card used to purchase the tickets, your ID and the email confirmation. If you did not use your credit card to purchase tickets, you still must bring the credit that was used. A photocopy of the credit card and ID is acceptable.

Can I go into the VIP Lounge with a Party Ticket?
Only VIP Lounge ticket holders will be allowed into the VIP Lounge. However, if you purchased a regular Party Ticket you can purchase a VIP Lounge Upgrade.

What if I purchased a ticket and cannot attend?
No refunds will be issued, all sales are final.

What is the dress code?
Upscale attire is required. Women typically wear dresses and men wear suits or nice jeans with blazers and dress shoes.

Will there be a coat check?
Yes, a coat check will be available at Hilton Chicago.

Eventbrite Tickets:
Either Print out your ticket and bring to the registration area
Or go paperless by showing it on your phone:
There are a few things attendees can do to have the ticket on their phone.
1. Download the free Eventbrite App
2. Add the ticket to Passbook
3. Save the PDF’s to their smart phone home screen
4. Open the PDF tickets in their email