Frequently Asked Questions
What happens to the proceeds of the event?
Proceeds go to Huntsville Young Professionals, a local nonprofit that caters events and activities for the young professional demographic. Huntsville Young Professionals benefits local charities through social, recreational, professional, and volunteer events. HYP donates directly to charities or indirectly through events and media exposure. To remain inclusive and engaging, there are no membership fees. Huntsville Young Professionals creates opportunities to connect with the city.
Can I bring outside food and/or drink?
No, but beer and wine are available for purchase at the event. If found sneaking in outside food or drink, you will be asked to leave with no refund. Food will be available for purchase.
What should I wear?
This is a large 600+ person costume party! Wear your costume of choice (no weapons or perceived weapons). Stay aware of the weather, however, because this is a rain or shine event. The event is in Big Spring Park, so you will be on grass. We suggest flat, comfortable shoes.
Is there an age limit?
Nightmare on Church Street is a 21+ event. Police officers will be at the event checking IDs. If you do not have an ID or are under 21 years of age, you will NOT be admitted to the event even if you have purchased a ticket.
Will there be security at the event?
Security will be at the event the entire time. Additional security will be provided for the Arts Huntsville "Intrude" installation... AKA the bunnies.
Where should I Park?
There's ample parking available downtown! You can always ride share or take a taxi, too.
Where do I check-in?
Check-in occurs at Big Spring Park. There will be signs directing you towards the check-in entrance. If you have not pre-purchased a ticket, you will not be allowed to enter. Volunteers review your registration information and provide wrist bands for the event. Security will check IDs and provide security. No tickets are sold at the event.
How do I access my ticket for check-in?
All tickets will be sold through Brown Paper Tickets site. When you purchase your ticket you will have the option to either print-at-home or mobile. You can learn how to access mobile tickets here: http://brownpapertickets.com/help/event-attendees/how-to-access-mobile-tickets/ We suggest saving a screen shot of your ticket barcode to your phone to expedite the process.
Is smoking allowed?
Smoking, including vaping, is not allowed in the vicinity. If you are caught smoking or vaping, you may be asked to leave without a refund.
Are refunds available if I can't go?
Refunds are NOT available after purchase. Please remember, this is a fundraiser for Huntsville Young Professionals. You can transfer your ticket to a friend's mobile device through Brown Paper Tickets. Learn more about transferring tickets here: http://brownpapertickets.com/help/event-attendees/how-to-transfer-tickets-to-a-friend-from-a-mobile-device/
What happens if it rains?
This is a rain or shine event. In the case of inclement weather where there is a safety concern, the event will be cancelled. No refunds are provided if the event is cancelled. Please remember, this is a fundraiser for Huntsville Young Professionals.
Who should I contact if I have questions?
You can contact Huntsville Young Professionals by email at firstname.lastname@example.org