For the first time at a Royal Rumble weekend, WWE will be holding an Axxess event, a fan convention typically reserved for WrestleMania and sometimes SummerSlam.
This year’s Rumble will take place in Phoenix, Arizona and the Axxess convention will be held at the Phoenix Convention Center between Friday, January 25 and Sunday, January 27.
Tickets for Royal rumble Axxess will go on sale on Friday, December 7 at Noon EST with a special pre-sale taking place on Wednesday, December 5 at Noon EST using the code DOTCOM. Tickets will be available at Phoenix.Ticketforce.com.
In total there will be four Axxess sessions, one on Friday between 6PM and 10PM, two on Saturday, with the first session from 8AM to Noon and the second one from 1PM to 5PM, and then one session on Sunday between 8AM and Noon.
For those in possession of Premium VIP tickets, Dean Ambrose and Daniel Bryan will be signing autographs on Friday; Finn Balor, AJ Styles, Braun Strowman, and Rey Mysterio will be there on Saturday; and Sasha Banks and Bayley, and Seth Rollins will be there on Sunday.
For those with a VIP ticket, Becky Lynch and Shinsuke Nakamura will be on hand on Friday; Bobby Lashley and Lio Rush, Elias, The Miz and Maryse, and The New Day will be on Saturday; and Dolph Ziggler and Drew McIntyre, and Charlotte Flair will appear at the Sunday session.