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Gift Cards

Gift Cards make the perfect gift for any occasion! An easy-to-buy, easy-to-use Wharton Center Gift Card treats that lucky someone to any of 300+ shows. Comedy, drama, dance, opera, rock, jazz, Broadway, speakers, children’s theater and more! Always the right size and color, and perfect for corporate gifts—give the gift of entertainment that always gets applause! Purchase in person at the Wharton Center Ticket Office or by phone at 1-800-WHARTON.

About Gift Card Purchases

  • How to purchase
    • Gift cards are immediately available in the following values: $25, $50, $75 $100, $150.
    • Gift cards are available at any value, but require more time for custom value purchases.
    • Gift cards may be ordered over the phone at 517-432-2000, or in person at the Ticket Office.
  • Delivery
    • Gift cards are sent via USPS First Class mail and are mailed the next business day.
    • Please see our Holiday Hours to ensure your gift arrives on time.
  • Redeeming gift cards
    • Gift cards may be redeemed over the phone or in person at our ticket office.
    • Gift cards are redeemable online at whartoncenter.com.


Works just like a gift card in every way, except its delivered to you or your recipient instantly via email! You can even add you own special message on the eCert to add a personal touch.

About eCert Purchases

  • How to purchase
    • eCerts are available in ANY domination.
    • eCerts can only be purchased on line HERE.
  • Delivery
    • eCerts are sent instantly to the recipient you choose via email (yourself or someone special).
    • eCerts can be printed on standard sized paper. 
  • Redeeming eCerts
    • eCerts may be redeemed over the phone or in person at our ticket office.
    • eCerts are redeemable online.


Check Your Balance

You can check the balance on your Gift Card or eCertificate by visiting the Balance Check website below.

Gift Certificates

Sold Prior to 12/14/2015 and printed on a Ticket, these must be redeemed in person at the Wharton Center Ticket Office or mailed in prior to any ticket reservation.  Please call us at 1-800-WHARTON for additional details.

Certain restrictions apply. No refunds. Not redeemable for cash. This card cannot be replaced if lost or stolen. To check your balance call the Wharton Center Ticket Office at 1-800-WHARTON. NO VALUE UNTIL PURCHASED AND ACTIVATED. Sorry, not accepted at Wharton Gifts, Wharton Concessions, Breslin Center or MSU Athletics Dept.

  • Wharton Center for Performing Arts
  • Michigan State University
  • 750 E. Shaw LN
  • East Lansing, MI
  • PHONE: (517) 432-2000