Can a friend arrive early and register for me? Peter April 23, 2019 17:26 Yes! If you are going to arrive late to the event, a friend can arrive early and present your ticket for an event wristband. Related articles Do I need 21+ ID? What is the dress code? Do I need transportation to get to each venue? I’m going to be late, is that OK? Does it matter whose name is on the ticket? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.