Benefit Ticket

Before the BlizzCon festivities begin, we're inviting you to join us for an evening of good food and good conversation - all for a good cause. On Thursday, November 3, we will be hosting a special dinner to benefit Children's Hospital of Orange County (CHOC), where guests will have an opportunity to meet and chat with game developers, artists, executives, and other folks from Blizzard Entertainment.

Approximately 200 tickets will be available for $750 USD each (plus applicable taxes and fees; limit two per household), and Blizzard Entertainment will donate the proceeds to Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC).

What's Included:

  • Special Dinner

  • One BlizzCon Badge

  • BlizzCon Goody Bag

  • BlizzCon Virtual Ticket

  • Signed Art Print

Special Dinner

This benefit dinner provides an excellent opportunity for more than 200 supporters and members of our community to attend a relaxed dinner and mingle with Blizzard employees on the eve of BlizzCon, for a good cause. 


One BlizzCon Badge

This BlizzCon Badge grants you access to BlizzCon for the 2 day event at the Anaheim Convention Center! You will have a chance to play the latest versions of Blizzard games, watch the esports Global Finals, participate in discussion panels, witness community contests, take home commemorative merchandise, and celebrate at the closing ceremony!

New Epic Loot

Unlock this year’s commemorative BlizzCon in-game goodies and the Goody BagThe Virtual Ticket also grants access to this year's online merchandise sale (starting in October!), featuring BlizzCon 2016 commemorative items and all new, never-before-seen merchandise.  Complete your virtual BlizzCon experience in the comfort of your home.

Virtual Ticket

Enjoy BlizzCon at home via the BlizzCon Virtual Ticket, offering comprehensive live coverage of the event to viewers around the world via an Internet stream. On-Demand Replays allow you to rewatch epic moments and catch content you might have missed after the show's over.

Signed Art Print

An exclusive limited edition print featuring a custom BlizzCon key art piece signed by the artist. Exclusive to benefit dinner ticket holders only.


General Information

On-Sale Date: Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at 7 p.m. Pacific Time

Event Location: Hilton Anaheim Hotel, 777 Convention Way, Anaheim, CA 92802

Event Time: Thursday, November 3, 2016 from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. PT

Ticket Purchase Information

Blizzard has partnered with the online event ticketing service Universe to sell tickets for BlizzCon 2016. Visit the Universe ticketing page for BlizzCon on the dates and times listed above for a chance to purchase your tickets.

To begin the ordering process, click the Buy Tickets button on the Universe page. Select your ticket quantity and fill out all of the required information (see below), then click Confirm Booking to attempt to place your order. 


Please contact us via the  Blizzard Support website.

Ticket availability

IMPORTANT! Ticket availability is determined at the time you select Confirm Booking (after you’ve provided all of the required information). If tickets are still available and your order is successful, you’ll see a confirmation screen and receive an email confirming your purchase.

  • You will be required to enter the first and last name and email address of each attendee. You will be able to update this information until July 15 through your Universe account dashboard.
  • If you don’t have this information at the time of purchase, please enter your own name and email address for all tickets, and update the information before July 15. See Badge Information for more details.
  • A Universe account will be created for you during the ticket-purchasing process, if you don’t have one already. To expedite the process, we recommend you create an account here prior to purchasing tickets.

Bar codes for badges will be sent closer to BlizzCon. All bar codes will be sent to both the purchaser’s email address as well as the email address assigned to a ticket.

IMPORTANT! In order to receive a badge, each attendee must present the email containing their bar code (printed or on their mobile device) at the BlizzCon Benefit Dinner, along with valid photo ID. The name on the bar code email *must* match the name on your photo ID, as well as the name assigned to the ticket in the ticketing system. For more information, see Badge Information.