Join us for a new take on an old classic!

Tip-A-Monster makes its return Tuesday, January 30, at Metropolitan at The 9!

VIP Cocktail Hour in The Vaults: 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Dinner and Vaults Access: 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Tip-A-Monster returns with fresh take allowing fans more time with players and chances to take home unique Monsters items! A Monsters player will join your table for the duration of dinner and mingle with the fans after the meal throughout The Vaults.

Fans will have a chance to put their tips towards different activities like a mystery puck raffle and help raise funds for the Monsters Community Foundation through Silent and Live Auctions!

The Cleveland Monsters are committed to positively impacting the lives of youth in Northeast Ohio, on and off the ice, through the power of hockey. 

Should I bring cash?

We will be going cashless for Tip-A-Monster!

To go along with the unique atmosphere of The Vault, all specialty transactions will be made by exchanging coins with the banker that can be pre-purchased at a discounted rate or bought during the night. Additionally, an autograph from a player will cost one coin. 

We are encouraging participants to sign up for DASH in order to access the Silent Auction and purchase more coins on the day of! All participants will recieve an email ahead of the event with the link to purchase coins at a special rate of 5 coins for $20. The price will change to 5 coins for $25 when purchased the day of the event.

What will be taking place in The Vault?

We will have four activites spread across this amazing venue themed after a pillar of the Monsters Community Foundation! 

Education Vault: Our Live Sketch Artist, Kathryn Sauder, will draw a fashion sketch of you and player. You will be able color your sketch in with a player and get the drawing signed before taking it home! (10 Coins)

Create Safe Spaces Vault: Take a chance at picking a Tip-A-Monster Mystery Puck signed by a player! (5 Coins)

Grow the Game Vault: Take your chance at a Lucky Card Flip and go home with items like game used sticks, jerseys, Calder Cup memorabilia and more! (10 Coins)

Youth Wellness Vault: Enter a raffle for unique items! (1 Coin)


What other activities should I expect?

In additon to our activities in The Vault and Silent Auction, you will have other opportunities to take home items from the night! 

We will be holding a Cupcake Raffle thanks to our friends at The Cleveland Cupcake Company. For $25, you can enter to win a 2024-25 Specialty Jersey package guaranteeing you one of EACH specialty jersey that will be worn next season. At the conclusion of dinner, Tony Brown will direct the crowd to bite into their cupcakes all at one time revealing a winner! 

Several items will be available to bid on during a Live Auction run by Tony Brown. Items include golfing with Head Coach Trent Vogelhuber and Jock Callander, a jersey off the player's back on Fan Salute and more! 

Each player will be wearing a personalized newsboy cap that will be available to bid on through DASH and able to take home at the end of the night. Additionally, each table will have a signed photo from a player that will be available to bid on. 

Where can I park?

Tip-A-Monster will have two options for convienent parking:

Valet Parking at the Metropolitan at the 9 will be discounted to $10

Park at Gateway East Garage for $7 and catch the complimentary shuttle service to the Metropolitan at the 9 provided by TL Limos

What is the dress code?

Black and Blue casual: Monsters gear is welcome. Feel free to dress for the occasion as you see fit in the unique space of The Vault!

VIP Tickets: $179 | General Admission: $79

VIP Tickets

General Admission Tickets

Included with VIP:

Exclusive Cocktail Hour with all Monsters Players

Exclusive Silent Auction Items for Cocktail Hour

Open Bar during Cocktail Hour

Special Monsters Themed Favor

Dinner with a Monsters Player

Silent and Live Auction Items to Bid on

Post-Dinner Access to The Vault and themed raffles
…and much more!

Included with General Access:

Dinner with a Monsters Player

Silent and Live Auction Items to Bid on

Post-Dinner Access to The Vault and themed raffles
…and much more!