The International Ticketing FAQ

When is The International 2017?

The Main Event will take place at KeyArena in Seattle over six days, from Monday, August 7th through Saturday, August 12th.

How can I buy a ticket to The International?

Tickets will go on sale on Tuesday, April 4th at 10AM and 10PM Pacific Time via We recommend that you prepare your Ticketmaster account and log in before tickets go on sale to help ensure a smooth purchasing experience.

What is the difference between a Midweek and a Finals Ticket?

Midweek Tickets—available for $100—will allow access to KeyArena for the first four days of the event August 7th - 10th. Finals Tickets—available for $200—will allow access to KeyArena for the final two days of the event August 11th – 12th.

For fans with only the Midweek ticket, we're also providing a free outdoor viewing area on the KeyArena grounds where you'll be able to watch the final two days.

How many tickets can I buy?

Ticket purchases are limited to 5 of each type per household.

Can I sit anywhere, or will there be preassigned seats?

There are no assigned seats. You will be able to sit in any available seat.

Can I get a refund on my ticket?

Yes. If you contact Ticketmaster support within 48 hours of your purchase, they will help you secure a refund.

How do I purchase a VIP ticket?

There is no VIP program this year.

I bought a ticket - how do I pick up my badge?

United States and Canadian Orders
Badges will be mailed to the shipping address you provide to Ticketmaster at time of purchase. They will be mailed no later than two weeks prior to the event.

International Orders
Will Call for all orders outside of the United States and Canada will be available for pick up on the east side of KeyArena during the dates and times listed below. Please have a government-issued ID with you for pickup.

What if I live in the United States but do not receive my badge in the mail?

If you do not receive your badge in the mail, please come to our Will Call area on the east side of KeyArena, available during the dates and times listed below. We can look up your ticket information and issue a replacement badge at that time. Please have a government issued ID with you for pickup.

KeyArena Will Call Hours
Sat, Aug 5th – 10am to 6pm
Sun, Aug 6th – 10am to 6pm
Mon, Aug 7th – 7am to 9pm
Tue, Aug 8th – 8am to 9pm
Wed, Aug 9th – 8am to 9pm
Thu, Aug 10th – 8am to 9pm
Fri, Aug 11th – 8am to 9pm
Sat, Aug 12th – 8am to 5pm

KeyArena Address
305 Harrison St
Seattle, WA 98109
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