Ticket software company TicketNetwork hopes to launch its own summer concert series, but the project is facing rigorous opposition from some locals. The proposed venue site is located on nine acres of commercially zoned forest near company headquarters in Vernon, CT, a suburb of Hartford located just off Interstate... Read more
Ticket resale may be legal in Minnesota, but few brokers can boast of an endorsement like this. As the January 17 playoff game between the Dallas Cowboys and the Minnesota Vikings fast approaches, Minneapolis-based ticket broker Ticket King has been recommended by the Minneapolis Police Department as a safe... Read more
In the latest edition of TicketNews TV, correspondent Kim Crandall looks at ticket prices for the current college football bowl games and other news on the event ticketing landscape. The BCS Championship Game and the Rose Bowl were the two most sought-after tickets on the secondary market this season,... Read more
With their favorite team sporting a record of 13-0 and a firm lock on home field advantage throughout the post-season, Indianapolis Colts’ fans are itching for playoff tickets. WISH-TV in Indianapolis is reporting that playoff tickets are already being hawked on secondary ticket market Web sites, not only locally... Read more
Several New York Yankees fans were shut out from buying World Series tickets yesterday morning, October 28, even though many of them had camped out at the box office in front of Yankee Stadium overnight. According to the Associated Press (AP) report below, fans were told that tickets would... Read more
The restrictive ticketing policy for Garth Brooks’s upcoming residency at the Wynn in Las Vegas has drawn the ire of some fans. In a video segment on KVVU-TV Fox 5 News Las Vegas, fans call the hotel’s ticketing requirements “arrogant” and an “invasion of privacy” because ticket buyers must... Read more
Sports fans throughout Minnesota and neighboring Wisconsin are hustling to snap up tickets to several games scheduled for this weekend, starting October 2, in the Land of 10,000 Lakes. The Minnesota Twins could capture the American League Central Division title at home over the weekend during games against the... Read more
The latest edition of TicketNews TV looks at the lengths some NFL teams are going to in an effort to attract and retain ticket buyers, in addition to a report on the paperless ticketing initiative implemented for the recently launched Miley Cyrus tour. (See the video below) Among the... Read more
Fans who use Craigslist to buy tickets online should be particularly careful, according to Tulsa, OK Better Business Bureau (BBB) President and CEO Rick Brinkley. While the Web site remains a popular destination for all sorts of commerce, ticket buyers have little to no recourse should problems arise, Brinkley... Read more
Building on what has been a successful implementation of a ticket scalper zone, officials in Ashwaubenon, WI, the adjacent community to Green Bay, recently moved to incorporate one of its roads next to famed Lambeau Field as an authorized area to resell Green Bay Packers tickets. Last year, in... Read more