Are you ready?

The YouTube OnStage Lottery is officially open!


This epic show presented by LEGO Systems and Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation is open to all VidCon attendees via a lottery system.

You must have a VidCon ticket to enter the YouTube OnStage Lottery for a chance to win access to this exclusive, 90-minute live entertainment showcase at VidCon.

Recording artist Marshmello, whose top hits ‘Alone’ and ‘Silence’ have over 1 Billion YouTube views, will headline the event and perform several of his fan favorites.

YouTube OnStage will feature appearances by top YouTube creators, including Liza Koshy who will appear alongside the cast of her highly anticipated YouTube Original ‘Liza on Demand’, Collins Key who returns to the stage by popular demand, Merrick Hanna, and Kyle Hanagami.

With many more performances, surprise creators, and unexpected collaborations the Thursday, June 21 evening event at VidCon will feature some of the biggest and best talent that YouTube has to offer, and we want you to be there.

  • When: YouTube OnStage will be held on Thursday, June 21
  • Where: The YouTube Arena at VidCon
  • Who: VidCon attendees who gain entry via the OnStage ticket lottery*


You must enter the YouTube OnStage Lottery by May 29 at 11:59 PM (PT)
You must have a ticket to VidCon to enter the YouTube OnStage Lottery


You can expect appearances from your favorite YouTubers at this exclusive-access, VidCon-only private showcase of the best the internet has to offer!

Buddy System

Using the Buddy System tool at the bottom of the YouTube OnStage Lottery page, you can enter the YouTube OnStage Lottery with one of your friends —so if one of you gets in, you’re both in! Enter their email and Ticket (TK) Number where prompted. Your lottery entries will become connected and the two of you will receive the same results.

Enter the YouTube OnStage Lottery by May 29 for your chance to attend YouTube OnStage and check back on June 5 to see if you were randomly chosen!

In 2017, the 8th Annual VidCon opened with YouTube Onstage, headlined by multi-platinum recording artist Jason Derulo and featuring appearances by Grace VanderWaal and top YouTube creators, including The Slow Mo Guys, Rosanna Pansino, Alex Wassabi, Tyler Oakley, Joey Graceffa, Swoozie, Matt Steffanina, Brooklyn and Bailey, Collins Key, Rudy Mancuso, Todrick Hall, Miranda Sings, Dytto, and many more.

VidCon 2017 hosted more than 31,000 fans, creators, and industry leaders to celebrate the transformational power of online video. With YouTube Onstage returning to kicking off this year’s event, the program for the 9th Annual VidCon is expected to be the most incredible yet.