HOW MUCH DOES THE BOILERMAKER BALL COST?
It is $175 per person. For Young Boilers 35 and under, the cost is $125 per person, but the reduced rate is only available until Dec. 31, 2016. You also have the option to become a Benefactor and buy a table.
DOES THE BOILERMAKER BALL SUPPORT A CAUSE?
Yes, all of the net proceeds from the silent auction are dedicated to the Purdue Alumni Scholarship Endowment. The purpose of this endowment is to award scholarships to legacy students in the spirit of honoring Boilermaker families.
ARE DRINKS INCLUDED IN THE RESERVATION PRICE?
Each guest will receive one drink ticket that can be used at any of the bars. Additional drink tickets are included with some benefactor levels. Otherwise, the bars will accept cash payment.
HOW DOES THE SILENT AUCTION BIDDING WORK?
Auction bidding is done on your mobile device through Gesture. Auction registration information is sent prior to the Ball, but staff is also on hand that night to assist with bidding.
WHAT IS THE ATTIRE?
The event is a creative black tie so some guests choose to dress in theme and others wear formal attire.
IS THERE A SPECIAL HOTEL RATE AVAILABLE?
Yes, you can call the hotel directly at (317) 822-3500 or use the link on the Boilermaker Ball website when it becomes available.
ARE THERE ANY OTHER HIDDEN COSTS?
The photos with Pete and coat check are free of charge. Valet parking at the hotel will be around $40. Self-parking in connected garage is approximately $10.