FAQs


Q: How can I purchase tickets?
A: General Admission Tickets can be purchased online on the Ticket Purchase Page for $10 or at the door at all 8 participating venues at the Showcase starting at 4pm. GA tickets at the door are $15.
VIP tickets can be purchased at LiveNation.com. VIP tickets include access to all 8 stages, the VIP Lounge in the Foundation Room at the House of Blues, 2 complimentary drinks, a Music Award Showcase T-Shirt, plus a reserved seat to see headliner, Girl in a Coma at the House of Blues Main Stage at 10:15pm.

Q: What is included in a VIP Ticket?
A: VIP tickets include access to all 8 stages, the VIP Lounge in the Foundation Room at the House of Blues, 2 complimentary drinks, a Music Award Showcase T-Shirt, plus a reserved seat to see headliner, Girl in a Coma at the House of Blues Main Stage at 10:15pm. VIP tickets for 21+ only.

Q: I purchased a VIP ticket. Where do i pick up my T-shirt?
A: Shirts will be available for pick up at the House of Blues Main Hall at the entrance to the Reserved Seating section starting at 9pm.

Q: Will tickets be available at the door?
A:es, you will be able to purchase GA tickets at the door of all 8 participating locations. GA tickets at the door will be $15. VIP tickets will only be sold online at LiveNation.com and at the House of Blues Box Office. VIP tickets at high risk to sell out. There is no guarantee that VIP tickets will be available on the day of the event.

Q: Will you be selling any Merchandise?
A: Houston Press Music Awards Staff will be selling T-shirts at all 8 participating locations on the day of the showcase. If you have purchased a VIP ticket, your Houston Press Music Awards Showcase T-shirt is included in the VIP ticket price.

Q: Where can i find a list of the bands that are performing?
A: Check out the Schedule page!

Q: What venues will be participating in the Showcase?
A: House of Blues Main Stage, House of Blues Restaurant, House of Blues Peacock Room, Reserve 101, Ben's Beans, Dirt Bar, Pete's Piano Bar and MKT BAR at Phoenicia.

Q: Will there be transportation provided between venues?
A: No – all the venues are walking distance.

Q: I'm in a Band. How can I get my band to play at the Music Awards Showcase?
A: All bands for the 2013 Music Awards Showcase have already been selected.

Q: How are the winners selected?
A: By your votes! You can vote 2 different ways:
1. Online
2. Physical ballot on the day of the event. Ballots will be available at a Voting Station at each of the 8 participating locations.

Q: When do you announce the winners?
A: Winners will be announced at the Music Awards Ceremony on August 6th at Warehouse Live from 7pm – 10pm. The Awards Ceremony is free and open to the public. RVSP to the Awards Ceremony here.

Q: Do I have to be 21+ to attend?
A: Some of the venues welcome guests of all ages, others are strictly 21+.

Q: I'm having trouble purchasing tickets online. What do I do?
A: Please call customer support at 877.987.6487

Q: I purchased tickets a while ago, but now I can't find my confirmation email/ tickets. What do I do?
A: You can log back into TicketFly.com to reprint your tickets, or you can contact Customer Support: 877.987.6487 or visit http://support.ticketfly.com/


All Ages Venues:
House of Blues Main Hall
Ben's Beans
MKT Bar at Phoenicia Specialty Foods
House of Blues Restaurant
House of Blues Peacock Room

21+ Venues:
Dirt Bar
Pete's Dueling Piano Bar
Reserve 101