Consider attending Fort Wayne's premier New Year's Eve party to ring in 2013 -- the YLNI Masquerade Ball! This annual event is sponsored by Young Leaders of Northeast Indiana, a networking and social group for area young professionals. This year's event is Monday, December 31 from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. at the Grand Wayne Center in downtown Fort Wayne, Indiana. logo

Tickets are required. Buy yours in advance because this event can sell out!

Gold Level tickets are $45 each and include a "red carpet" style entrance, access to the ball which includes a live DJ and dance floor, light hors d’oeuvres, cash bar, one trick ticket and the viewing of a live broadcast of from Times Square in New York City. VIP tickets are $65 each and include all of the above benefits, in addition to access to a private VIP area at the event with couch seating, extra hors d’oeuvres, a private VIP cash bar and an additional drink ticket (two total). If you have a group attending, tickets can be purchased at discount in bulk. Current YLNI members also receive a discount. The event is black tie optional, but all guests are required to wear a mask. Don't have one? Check out Stoner's Funstore, a local gag and gift shop, while you are downtown. The Grand Wayne Center is located at 1020 S. Calhoun St. in downtown Fort Wayne, within convenient walking distance of both the Courtyard Marriott and Hilton hotels for out of town guests. But don't wait, make your reservation today and purchase your tickets to this year's ball! For more information on the Masquerade Ball and to purchase tickets visit the event online.