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Weekend Rush Tickets

For Friday and Saturday performances, $25 Rush Tickets are offered through a weekly online drawing on the Met website. The tickets, in prime seating locations, are available for all weekend performances, excepting galas and the opening nights of new productions.

For a complete listing of Weekend Rush Ticket rules click here.

Weekend Rush Ticket Drawing Process

Monday: From 10 am to 11:59 pm ET, select from the available performance(s) listed for the following weekend.

Tuesday: Drawing is held. Winners’ names, as well as those on the waiting list, will be posted here at noon. At that time, winners may begin purchasing the tickets online, by calling 212-362-6000, or by visiting the Met box office. Winners will also be contacted via email.

Wednesday: Tickets must be purchased by 5 pm ET or the tickets will be forfeited and released to those on the waiting list. Waiting list tickets may be purchased on a first-come, first-served basis by calling 212-362-6000, online, or by visiting the Met box office. 

Thursday: Waiting list tickets must be purchased by 5 pm ET or the tickets will be forfeited and released for sale at the regular price.

If you select more than one performance, you are eligible to win all from a single entry form. Do not enter more than once per week. Winners are eligible to purchase up to two tickets per performance. Seat locations are random and non-negotiable. Some exclusions apply.