Win the Ultimate VIP Meet & Greet Experience at ‘Hot in Herre’ Festival & A Night at Fairmont Royal York!

Nostalgic for early 2000s hip hop and R&B? A lucky winner will snag 2 VIP tickets to the show, a chance to meet Nelly himself, PLUS a staycation at the five-star downtown Toronto hotel.

[Sponsored by Hot in Herre]

Ready for the best summer ever? On Saturday June 24, 2023, the Hot in Herre festival is coming to Toronto featuring some of the biggest hip hop and R&B names including Nelly, Ne-Yo, Akon, T.I., Fat Joe, Rick Ross, Ja Rule, Chingy & Keri Hilson!

The one-day festival at Downsview Park includes non-stop live music, fully licensed bars on-site, food trucks throughout, picnic tables and seating, and shaded areas.


Rules & Regulations: By subscribing to the contest above, you are accepting promotional emails from and Entrants must be 19+ to enter and live in Canada.

The Grand Prize winner (1) will receive 2 VIP Tickets to the Hot in Herre Show on June 24th at Downsview Park, A one Night Stay at the Fairmont Royal York on June 24th – June 25th, a Meet and Greet with Nelly at the show, Hot in Herre merch. No cash value. No air travel or ground transportation included.

Winner will be selected and contacted via email from the datenight team, please keep an eye on our social media for updates at, @datenightyyc, @datenightbc, @datenightyeg, @datenightcapital, @datenightquebec, and @datenighthalifax. We will never contact you for financial information, do not respond to any spam emails or messages regarding this contest. Contest closes June 1st, 2023 11:59PM. The winner’s name will be posted to this article and they will be contacted via email.

Thank you and good luck!

VIP at Hot in Herre

If you’re looking to experience Hot in Herre like a true VIP, you can book a private booth (starting at $5,000 and run up to $25,000) that includes the entry tickets for you and your crew, “private” air conditioned washrooms, a private entrance, bottles for your booth, and full catering with a dedicated wait staff.

*VIP Front of the Stage is sold out*

Tickets are already available for purchase for the one-day show; General Admission is at Tier 3 now and prices starting at $180 per person. Make sure to get your tickets sooner than later because the website notes that prices will go up as the festival gets closer!

More information on the festival and ticket pricing are available on

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