THE GRAND MASQUERADE 2016

25TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
OF THE WORLD OF DARKNESS

Astor Crowne Plaza Hotel | New Orleans | September 1-5, 2016

How to

Purchase

First, scroll down to check out the different ticket tiers and add-on extras. (We'll be adding new extras periodically.) Then when you're ready to choose your ticket, click on on "Buy Now" to be taken directly to EventBrite, our ticketing vendor for The Grand Masquerade. Once there, pick the ticket level you wish to purchase, click any extras you'd ike to buy, and then check out. If you're not certain about any particular item, don't worry - EventBrite allows you to update your registration all they way through our Early Bird and Standard Pre-sale periods. And you can add on extras at any time, even after you've made your initial ticket purchase.

Questions? Please see our Ticket FAQ here or contact us at info@bynightstudios.com



Convention Passes

Neonate

Price: $65 early/$85 standard/$105 door
  • Access to all fan community events
  • Access to all open panels & seminars
  • A copy of The Grand Masquerade program guide

Ancillae

Price: $85 early/$105 standard/$125 door
  • Access to all fan community events
  • Access to all open panels & seminars
  • Admission to The Succubus Club
  • A copy of The Grand Masquerade program guide

Elder

Price: $500
  • Admission to our exclusive VIP Party on Thursday night, with free drinks
  • Admission to The Succubus Club with free drinks
  • Access to all fan community events
  • Access to all open panels & seminars
  • A copy of The Grand Masquerade program guide

Methuselah

Price: $1500
  • All registration materials will be delivered to your room at the Astor Crowne Plaza
  • Admission to our exclusive VIP Party on Thursday night
  • Tickets to the following events
    • Blood & Betrayal III
    • Rage & Retribution II
    • Vampires & Vino
    • Werewolves & Whiskey
  • Admission to The Succubus Club
    • A private table for you and up to 4 guests
    • A souvenier photograph at The Succubus Club
  • Access to all fan community events
  • Access to all open panels & seminars
  • A copy of The Grand Masquerade program guide

Caine & Lilith

Price: $4000
  • Complimentary transportation between the airport and Astor Crowne Plaza Hotel
  • A suite at the Astor Crowne Plaza (September 1st - 4th)
  • All registration materials will be delivered to your room at the Astor Crowne Plaza
  • Admission to our exclusive VIP Party on Thursday night
  • Personalized character creation and two tickets for the following events
    • Blood & Betrayal III with 100 bonus XP on your characters
    • Rage & Retribution II with 100 bonus XP on your characters
  • 2 tickets for the following events
    • Vampires & Vino
    • Werewolves & Whiskey
  • Admission to The Succubus Club
    • A private table for you and up to 7 guests, with champagne or vodka service
    • A souvenier photograph at The Succubus Club
  • Souvenir jewelry item
  • Access to all fan community events
  • Access to all open panels & seminars
  • A copy of The Grand Masquerade program guide

Ala Carte Items

Blood & Betrayal III: Cirque Noir

Price: $20 (Limit 300)
It has been a year since the Independent Alliance hosted its infamous Sacred Consilium event in Las Vegas. Join the Kindred of New Orleans for a dark circus of decadent delight and deadly secrets. This is your chance to affect the official storyline of MET: Vampire The Masquerade! Full information to be revealed in June.

Rage & Retribution II: Swamp Wolves

Price: $20 (Limit 300)
The action shifts from the Las Vegas desert to the Louisiana bayou at this very special event. Be among the first to play MET: Werewolf with the complete rules and story setting, and secure your chance to be a part of the MET: Werewolf official story. Full information to be revealed in June.

Blood & Rage

Price: $35
1 ticket each to Blood & Betrayal III and Rage & Retribution II

Bonus XP for B&B or R&R

Price: $20 for 100 XP / $35 for 100 XP in both games
Want a beefier character for these special one-night events? For those that want to play a more badass elders or surprisingly powerful neonates, this add-on allows you an extra 100XP to customize your character.

Dining With Darkness

Price: $150
"I don't drink...wine" –Dracula by Bram Stoker A luxurious city known for its culinary delights combined with a room full of the beautiful and the damned pretending to be civilized—surely a night to remember! Savor the taste of New Orleans and celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Vampire: The Masquerade with White Wolf luminaries and World of Darkness creators old and new, with a beautiful three-course candlelit meal in the heart of the New Orleans French Quarter.  An elegant experience, for the civilized monster with a refined palate.

Tours by Lord Chaz

Price: $25 per person/tour
The Lord Chaz & Company return to provide Masquerade attendees with New Orleans original Ghost & Vampire tour. New Orleans has a colorful and often tragic history. Join these Master Storytellers for an incomparable walk through the streets of the French Quarter and an in depth examination of a grim and darker side of this magical city's history. Please select your tour from the following schedule: Cemetery Tour
  • Thursday: 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM
  • Friday: 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM
  • Saturday: 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM
  • Sunday: 9:00 AM (closes at noon)
  • Monday: 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM
  Vampire & Ghost Haunted History Tour
  • Thursday: 12:00 PM, 3:30 PM & 7:00 PM
  • Friday:  12:00 PM, 3:30 PM & 7:00 PM
  • Saturday: 12:00 PM, 3:30 PM & 7:00 PM
  • Sunday: 12:00 PM, 3:30 PM & 7:00 PM
  • Monday:  12:00 PM & 2:00 PM

Vampires & Vino

Price: $50 (limit 20)
Dracula may never drink wine, but Jason Carl does, and he’ll share a few vintages with you during this intimate discussion about Mind’s Eye Theatre: Vampire The Masquerade. We’ll discuss what’s next for Masquerade products from By Night Studios, talk about how Blood & Betrayal 3 fits into our plans for story continuity, and listen to your suggestions about what we should do next for VTM – all over several delicious glasses of wine. Indulge yourself.

Wolves & Whiskey

Price: $50 (limit 20)
Whether you’re all about Four Roses or Lagavulin 16, enjoy a sampling of the brown stuff with By Night Studios. We’ll do a post-mortem on our Rage & Retribution II, and then get your input on how we’re developing Mind’s Eye Theatre: Werewolf The Apocalypse.

The Grand Masquerade Souvenir T-Shirt

Price: $20
Specify size (S, M, L, XL, XXL)

Mind’s Eye Theatre: Vampire the Masquerade Deluxe Edition

Price: $100 (limited supplies)

The End of the Line

Price: $35 (limit 65)
We are very excited to have the opportunity to help introduce White Wolf’s Nordic-style Vampire The Masquerade LARP to the Grand Masquerade. End of the Line represents a chance to showcase a VTM LARP experience that is more immersive and more intense than many fans have ever seen.

Coming Soon

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