You couldn't find a more energetic place in Cleveland last year for the NFL Draft than the official Cleveland Browns Draft Night Party.
And with two first round picks, and Browns players in attendance, it will be again.
Below is all the information you'll need before heading out to the Cleveland Public Auditorium on April 30th.
Cleveland Browns Draft Night Party, Presented by Bud Light
Thursday, April 30th
Doors Open at 6:30 PM, Draft Begins @ 8 PM
Cleveland Public Auditorium – 500 Lakeside Avenue | Cleveland, OH 44114
Q: What is the Draft Night Party?
A: It's the official Cleveland Browns watch party of the 2015 NFL Draft.
Q: Tell me more about the event.
A: The Draft Night Party will have live coverage of the NFL Draft, autographs from Browns players plus appearances from Browns alumni & Swagger. Food & drinks will also be available for purchase.
Q: Is Draft Night Party free?
A: Tickets to Draft Night Party are FREE, but you must have a ticket to be admitted to the event. Tickets can be secured by the general public on Thursday, April 9th @ 11 AM ET at http://www.clevelandbrowns.com/fans-and-kids/2015-draft-night-party.html. Season Ticket Members will be invited to an exclusive 48-hour pre-sale that begins Tuesday, April 7th @ 11 AM ET – details of the pre-sale will be sent via email.
Q: Who will be at the Draft Night Party?
A: Cleveland Browns fans, partners, players, alumni & media will all be in attendance.
Q: Do you need a ticket to attend the Draft Night Party?
A: You do need a ticket to the Draft Night Party and tickets to the event are limited. Fans will have the chance to secure their tickets beginning April 9th @ 11 AM ET at http://www.clevelandbrowns.com/fans-and-kids/2015-draft-night-party.html. Cleveland Browns Season Ticket Members can secure their tickets before they're available to the public through a 48-hour exclusive pre-sale – details will be sent via email.
Q: What if you don't have tickets to the Draft Night Party?
A: If you don't have tickets to the Draft Night Party, you can head to any Browns Backers Bar near you (BACKER BARS) or tune in at home to watch the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft on April 30th @ 8 PM ET on NFL Network or ESPN. A Cleveland Browns Draft Night Special will air in Northeast Ohio on News Channel 5 @ 7:30 PM ET.
Q: Do I need to bring my ticket to the Draft Night Party?
A: Yes, all fans will need to print their tickets and bring them to the Draft Night Party to be scanned for entry into the event.
Q: What if I forget my ticket?
A: If you forget to bring your ticket, you can head to Ticket Services at the Draft Night Party located in the main lobby for assistance.
Q: Are tickets to the Draft Night Party transferable?
A: Tickets to the Draft Night Party are transferable but cannot be sold.
Q: How do I get into the Draft Night Party?
A: You will need to print and bring tickets for you and your guest(s) to be scanned at the entrance of the Cleveland Public Auditorium (500 Lakeside Avenue) to be admitted into the Draft Night Party.
Q: What time do doors open for the Draft Night Party?
A: Doors will open at 6:30 PM ET. The Cleveland Browns Draft Night Special will begin at 7:30 PM ET and live NFL Draft coverage will begin at 8 PM ET.
Q: What is the dress for the Draft Night Party?
A: All fans are encouraged to wear their Cleveland Browns gear.
Q: Where do I park at the Draft Night Party?
A: Parking is available for purchase in parking lots near the Cleveland Public Auditorium. Please note that most lots only accept cash. Nearby parking lots include:
- Willard Garage – 601 Lakeside Avenue, CLE 44114
- Memorial Garage – 300 St. Clair NE, CLE 44113
- ABM Parking Lot, Penton Media – 1301 E 6th Street, CLE 44114
Please be sure to give yourself ample time to navigate potential rush hour traffic and locate parking. Note that roads around Public Square are closed due to construction.
Q: Will the new Cleveland Browns merchandise be available for purchase at the Draft Night Party?
A: Yes, new Cleveland Browns apparel will be available for sale at the Draft Night Party.