Celtics, Bruins Fans Move To Mobile Ticketing With New TD Garden App
TD Garden, which is home to the NBA’s Boston Celtics and NHL’s Boston Bruins, announced a partnership with the technology platform Venuetize to create mobile ticketing options for fans. Through the mobile app, fans can purchase tickets and reserve parking. It will also serve as a digital wallet, allowing... Read more
Miami Super Bowl Could Be The Last Allowing Paper Tickets
This might be the last Super Bowl where football fans can walk away with paper ticket stubs before the big game becomes an entirely mobile-only event. According to a report from The Athletic, league and industry sources confirmed that the NFL is aiming to reach 10,000 mobile entries, which... Read more
Capital One Arena Goes Mobile-Only For 2020
Washington, D.C.’s Capital One Arena will head digital in 2020, offering all future tickets online. The arena owner Monumental Sports and Entertainment announced the news this week, revealing that the switch to mobile tickets will begin on January 1, 2020. Ticketmaster serves as the arena’s ticketing vendor, but a... Read more
Brands Attempt To Help With Buying Process From ‘Intrusive’ Phone Calls
The internet can be scary sometimes; right after looking up a cute dress, the dress pops up in an ad on another site, or after shopping for furniture, the user receives an email about discount codes. However, something a little weirder has been happening that involves brands actually calling... Read more
West End To Reintroduce Paper Tickets For ‘Hamilton’
While the West End had followed the industry by moving toward paperless ticketing over the past few years, Hamilton producers plan to go back to a more traditional ticketing route later this year. According to The Stage, Hamilton producers – which include Cameron Mackintosh, Jeffrey Seller, Sander Jacobs, Jill... Read more
Digital-Only Tickets Keep Stones Fans from Getting Into Venue
The live event industry is moving more and more toward mobile ticketing – but what happens if you don’t own a smartphone? Two seniors, hoping to see the Rolling Stones live in concert, were turned away at the gate since neither had digital tickets. The two fans, Chuck Doxon... Read more
Cleveland Indians Announce Switch To Mobile Ticketing
The Cleveland Indians are joining a handful of other teams by making the switch to mobile ticketing this year. The team announced the news on Friday, noting that beginning on September 1, fans who enter Progressive Field must use the MLB Ballpark app of StubHub app to scan their... Read more
Panthers Fans Frustrated With New Ticket Policy at Preseason Game
Mobile tickets have been causing more and more issues at sports games across the country, so essentially, Panthers fans were frustrated with the new ticket policy at the team’s first preseason home game over the weekend. During the game on Friday night at Charlotte’s Bank of America stadium, officials... Read more
Cardinals Give Season Ticket Holders Electronic Tickets To Avoid Fraud
The Arizona Cardinals are taking action this season against ticket fraud by giving their season ticket holders electronic cards, rather than hard copies. With digital tickets, fans can sell and transfer tickets through the Cardinal’s app. Representatives for the team told 12 News that this way, they can prevent... Read more
NFL Sales Drop: Ticketing’s Role in the League’s Attendance Issues
Usually the NFL season brings a cacaphony of headlines about great games, on-field drama, and highlight performances. In 2017, however, there has been a heavy undercurrent of worry in addition to the usual Hank Williams-led fanfare of America’s most popular sport. Sales are down and fans are upset. Protest... Read more