Frequently asked questions
WHAT TIME DOES EACH EVENT START?
Each tour stop begins at 1pm and lasts approximately 3 hours.
I PURCHASED A TICKET BUT I HAVEN’T RECEIVED THE ADDRESS?
Addresses for each event are emailed to ticket holders two weeks prior to event date.
CAN I PURCHASE A TICKET AT THE DOOR OR DAY OF THE EVENT?
We currently do not allow tickets to be purchased at the door nor do we ever publicly release the address to our events. Tickets are available to be purchased online up until 48 hours prior to event.
I HAVEN’T STARTED A BUSINESS YET BUT I HAVE AN IDEA FOR ONE, IS THE EARNEST LIVING TOUR RIGHT FOR ME?
We structure each class for all levels of entrepreneurships with a strong focus on those who are intermediate to advanced.
WILL I HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO HAVE A PRIVATE ONE-ON-ONE WITH ERNEST DUKES OR ANY OF HIS PANELISTS?
Unfortunately, we do not offer any one on one packages at this time. Each class is very intimate in size and feature a talk back portion where ticketholders are able to ask questions.
DOES EACH TOUR STOP FEATURE THE SAME PANELISTS?
Speakers vary for each city. Please check which city is listed next to each speaker by clicking the ‘Speakers’ tab above.
DOES ERNEST DUKES SPEAK AT EACH TOUR STOP?
Ernest Dukes is the keynote and panelist curator on each tour stop.
ARE THERE ASSIGNED SEATS?
Every ticketholder is guaranteed a seat however we don’t reserve any seats. Seats are available on a first come first serve basis.
CAN I BRING MY CHILD WITH ME?
Do to the unfiltered nature of our discussions, we do not allow anyone under the age of 17 years old to attend. No exceptions.
WHAT IS THE DRESS CODE?
We don’t have a specific dress code, we always encourage our ticketholders to dress to impress however no one will be turned away based on wardrobe.
I PURCHASED A TICKET FOR THE TOUR BUT NOW I AM UNABLE TO ATTEND, CAN I RECEIVE A REFUND?
Refunds are offered within 48 hours of purchase, after the 48-hour grace period refunds cannot be issued.
I WORK FOR A MEDIA OUTLET AND I’M INTERESTED IN RECEIVING A PRESS PASS TO COVER THE EVENT?
Currently, we don’t allow any press outlets of any kind to cover our tour stops. We do our best to curate a safe space for our panelists and ticketholders to express themselves without fear of being recorded and of any of their words being taken out of context once posted to the web.
I HAVE A BUSINESS AND WOULD LOVE TO BE A VENDOR; HOW CAN I APPLY?
In the past we haven’t allowed any booth vendors and/or sponsors, however if your business fits into the alignment of our event we are open to the idea subject to you paying a vendor fee. Please send an email using submission form and include VENDOR REQUEST in the subject line.
CAN I INTERVIEW ERNEST OR ANY OF THE PANELISTS BEFORE OR AFTER THE EVENT?
Interview requests are handled on a case-by-case basis. Please submit a request using the submission form on the contact page, please add INTERVIEW REQUEST in the subject line.
AM I ALLOWED TO BRING A CAMERA?
We encourage ticketholders to take photos and share via social media however we do not allow any professional cameras or cameras that have a removeable lens.
I WOULD LOVE TO HELP OUT AND/OR INTERN AT A SPECIFIC TOUR STOP, HOW CAN I APPLY?
Please fill out form in contact section and add INTERSHIP in the subject line.