All adults over the age of 16 wishing to attend must have a ticket. Individuals that receive a ticket will be allowed to bring one guest and any minor children from their household. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Tickets are required and space is limited. New Yorkers wishing to attend should visit the Governor's website to register: http://www.governor.ny.gov/webform/mansionopenhouse
The registration period takes place from Thursday, December 20, 2012, 12:00 PM to Thursday, December 27 at 6:00 PM.
Space is limited and tickets are non-transferable. In the event that the number of requests exceeds available space, attendees will be selected by lottery.
The Executive Mansion Open House will be held from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM on January 1, 2013.
Guests are reminded that weapons and controlled substances as well as bags, backpacks, luggage, parcels, briefcases, and like articles will be strictly prohibited from the event.
Photography and videography devices will not be allowed on the premises. Guests with prohibited articles will be turned away and no storage or "check-in area" will be provided for such items.
Press wishing to attend must register by sending their name and outlet to Press.RSVP@exec.ny.gov.