Ben Franklin High School Commencement

May 21, 2024

- 4:00 PM

A reserved ticket is required to enter the venue. Guests may enter up Ramps 1 and 4. Those with accessibility needs may enter under Ramp 1. Graduates should enter the arena gym on the north side of the venue to check in.

After the ceremony, all graduates will exit the venue from the gym - located on the lake-side where family and well-wishers may greet them.

Please note the following:

All patrons are subject to a security search.

The following items and activities are not permitted in the Arena: smoking, noise makers, balloons, large signs, weapons, glass items, fireworks, alcohol, lasers, spike jewelry, security chains, backpacks, large purses or bags and other items deemed unsafe to others.

Congratulations on your special day!

Please be aware that doors to the Lakefront Arena open 1-hour prior to the ceremony start time. Plan on arriving early to avoid traffic.

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