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Dave Chappelle and Friends

December 31, 2021 @ 9:00 pm

Ring in the New Year in style with Dave Chappelle and Friends on Friday, December 31st!

Event Advisory: There are several events happening throughout the day at Seattle Center this weekend with limited pedestrian access beginning at 4:30PM.
Please allow yourself extra time when coming to and from the arena.


CLEAR Health Pass mobile app is still the easiest and fastest way to enter the arena.

In compliance with an updated mandate from Washington state, Climate Pledge Arena requires all guests, ages 12 and over, to provide proof of vaccination or proof of a negative test, taken in the 72 hours before the event. More details are available here.

All guests are required to wear a mask while attending events until further guidance from Washington state.


For this event only, guests who wish to have their tickets printed can visit the Ticketmaster Box Office beginning Monday, Dec. 27 through Friday, Dec. 31, open from 10:00AM – 5:00PM. Tickets will only be printed for the ticket holder of record, who must bring a valid ID that matches the information on file and the credit card used at the time of purchase.

REMINDER: If you get tickets printed, you are still required to provide a proof of vaccination or negative COVID-19 test that matches a valid photo ID.

Once your vaccine verification has been checked and your ticket has been scanned all smart devices (phones, smart watches and accessories) will be secured within a Yondr pouch before entering the venue.

For any questions, contact the Ticketmaster Box Office at 206-752-7600 and select option #3.


You are going to ring in the New Year with Dave Chappelle and Climate Pledge Arena!

At the request of the artist, this event will be a phone-free experience. Use of phones, smart watches and accessories, will not be permitted in the performance space.

Upon arrival at the venue, all phones, smart watches and accessories will be secured in individual Yondr pouches that will be opened at the end of the event. Guests maintain possession of their devices at all times, and can access them throughout the event only in designated Phone Use Areas within the venue. All devices will be re-secured in Yondr pouches before returning to the performance space.

Anyone seen using a device (phone, smart watch or accessories) during the performance will be escorted out of the venue by security. We appreciate your cooperation in creating a phone-free experience.


Tickets will remain in a digital wallet delivered either via the Seattle Kraken + Climate Pledge Arena Mobile App (Download here) or the Ticketmaster App.

Once vaccine verification check and the ticket has been scanned all smart devices (phones, smart watches and accessories) will be secured within a Yondr pouch before entering the venue.


Please plan to arrive early! Several events are occurring on Seattle Center campus and traffic will be impacted. It is strongly advised that all guests come early and enjoy the many restaurants and bars in our surrounding neighborhood.

Seattle Center Monorail

Due to icy conditions, Seattle Center Monorail will operate with reduced capacity. Travel times will be impacted, please plan ahead. When weather improves, the monorail will return to normal capacity.

The last monorail from Westlake Station to Seattle Center departs at 10:30PM and will not reopen until approximately 12:20AM.