Below is our Frequently Asked Questions list. If you have a question not addressed here, please email us.


What night is the 501st Bash?

The 501st Bash is being held Saturday evening, April 15th, 2017 at 8:00 P.M. until 2:00 A.M.


Where is the 501st Bash being held?

The 501st Bash is being held at the beautiful Hyatt Regency Hotel, located across the street from the convention center and connected to it with an elevated walkway.


Why is it not at the Rosen Centre Hotel like in 2012?

The Rosen Centre was already booked before Celebration was announced, as was it’s partner hotel the Rosen Plaza.


Will there be Bash memorabilia?

You can count on it. It wouldn’t be a 501st event without some exclusive swag and promotional items!


How much does it cost?

Adult tickets are $100. This covers the costs of entertainment, venue, sound and lights, insurance, decorations, sets, giveaways and other expenses. Every penny will be spent to make this an amazing event.


How many tickets are available?

There are 4,000 tickets available.


Is this a “Weird Al” Yankovic concert?

No. Weird Al will be performing during the Bash, but there will be much more going on before and after his performance.


Will there be childcare?

Yes. Details have not yet been determined but there will be child care available for a fee. As in 2012, a professional, licensed child care service will be employed to entertain children. Specific ages to be announced. Read more and sign up for the interest list at the Imperial Kids Club page.


What is the parking situation?

The Hyatt does have valet parking, but there is a fee. We recommend walking or, if you are staying further away, taking another form of transportation such as the International Drive trolley or Uber. You can get a free Uber ride with this link.


Will there be food?

No, so eat in advance. Unless you’re on a liquid diet.