Fans Frustrated After Failing To Secure Ryder Cup Tickets
Golf enthusiasts were vying for 2020 Ryder Cup tickets this week but many left empty-handed after tickets sold out in under an hour. The 43rd Ryder Cup is set to take place from September 25 to 27, 2020 in Whistling Straits, Haven, Wisoconsin. Currently, Team Europe is the reigning... Read more
Eventbrite Partners With YouTube in NZ, Australia
The biggest streaming service in Australia, YouTube, has officially teamed up with the live event ticket platform Eventbrite. Last year, the pair partnered in the U.S. and already 500 venues have sold tickets through the integration, Eventbrite noted in a blog post. Through the partnership, fans can see tickets... Read more
USMTG Welcomes Ticket Snatchers’ Ameerah Ahmad To The Team
The US Minority Ticketing Group (USMTG) is proud to welcome Ameerah Ahmad to the organization. Ahmad is the founder and owner of Ticket Snatchers, a new and upcoming ticket resale marketplace. Ahmad may be new to the ticketing industry after founding Ticket Snatchers in January 2019, but her wealth... Read more
Fans Complain Over Issues Scanning Tickets, New Seating At TD Garden
Carrie Underwood fans were excited to see the country star in concert this past Thursday, but the new seating arrangement at Boston’s TD Garden made many concertgoers start the show on a sour note. Recently, TD Garden underwent $100 million renovations, which includes new chairs that changed the layout... Read more
Iranian Ban On Women At Soccer Matches Ends After FIFA Order
Thousands of Iranian women finally have the chance attend a football match after FIFA ordered an end to the male-only policy this week. For around 40 years, female spectators have been unable to attend games due to the Islamic republic’s harsh rules that claims women must be shielded from... Read more
When there’s no more up….what happens to ticket pricing in a recession?
by Eric Fuller Fall is here. We are heading to harder times. The temperature is dropping and ticket prices may follow. There are lessons to be learned from Billie Eilish, The Black Keys and Jacqueline Novak. Stay with me, this first part is hard but, on the plus side,... Read more
Cleveland Cavaliers To Offer New Ticket Subscription Plan
Cleveland Cavaliers fans now have the chance to attend as many home games as they want for one monthly price. In an attempt to boost attendance this season, the team introduced a MoviePass-type subscription model. The ticket isn’t a season pass, as fans can pay on a month-by-month basis.... Read more
Fans Fume After Capitol Theater Switches From Ticketfly To Ticketmaster
UPDATE (as of September 25): An Eventbrite spokesperson commented on the news, noting that “as a longstanding client of Ticketfly, we wish the Capitol Theatre all the best for the future.” “We’re proud to work with over 1,000 of the best independent music venues—both GA and reserved seating—across the... Read more
Georgia-Notre Dame Oversold, Students Kicked-Out Of Game
Sanford Stadium was packed over the weekend during University of Georgia’s game against Notre Dame, but some students left the stands fuming when they were told that no more seats were available in the student section. As a part of the initial negotiation of the deal for two games... Read more
Mobile Ticketing App DICE Puts Fans-First With Transparency, Waiting Lists
After completing the rigorous process of scoring tickets to an event, fans are usually left mind-boggled with the added fees and sometimes, they ditch the tickets all together. However, with DICE, fans have options. DICE, a mobile ticketing app which was created to bridge gaps within the ticketing industry,... Read more