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Buying tickets question

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by BlueNSilver88, Jul 3, 2013.

  1. BlueNSilver88

    BlueNSilver88 Member

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    Hi, say I want to go to Cowboys vs Redskins on oct 13 (my bday) & I want to get some tickets (willing to spend around 200 or so), do y'all know where to shop best? Suggestions $ etc would be appreciated from those of you who have experience going to games. This would be my first time
  2. ufcrules1

    ufcrules1 Well-Known Member

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    I'm a season ticket holder and I can tell you that your best bet would be craigslist if you wait until the week of the game. However, if you are looking at spending a total of $200 you are going to have a hard time finding tickets. The cheapest seats in the house besides the standing ones are $94 a seat face value and NOBODY will sell them for face value. If you are talking $200 a ticket, then you can find something.

    If you can't wait until the week of the game then ebay or stubhub would be your best bet. Be careful on stubhub because they have a ton of fees at the end of the transaction.
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  3. BlueNSilver88

    BlueNSilver88 Member

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    $200 a ticket
  4. jazzcat22

    jazzcat22 Well-Known Member

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    Look at Stubhub.com or nflticketexchange.com, which is ticket master. Craiglist too.
    I have season tickets, and may be out of town for that game, but can't let them go for $200, mine are $340 each, face value.
    Sold them last year for Redskins game for $800 each. Was out of town, but I did get home for Thanksgiving, but tickets were already sold, or I would have went.
  5. Rogah

    Rogah Well-Known Member

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    For the most bang for your buck, I recommend eBay. Make sure the person has a high positive feedback rating though (at least 500).
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  6. bigdrulez3141

    bigdrulez3141 Member

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    fansnap.com is a great website to compare prices of every website. Also, there is an app called seatgeek which is also awesome when it comes to finding seat value.
  7. dcstands4

    dcstands4 Active Member

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    go to stubhub and you can see where you will be sitting but its not a lousy seat in the stadium
  8. Nation

    Nation Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    I'm a fan of the NFL Ticket Exchange. They have lower seller fees than StubHub so you can generally get a better deal, and you can print right away knowing you have authentic tickets. StubHub will refund you if you ever bought counterfeit tickets, so they aren't a worry, but it's nice to me to have one less thing to worry about. I also advocate waiting as long as possible to buy tickets as prices tend to go down closer to game time.
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  9. Turtle0986

    Turtle0986 Member

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    When do the tickets actually start to go out in the mail. Bought tickets for the game against Denver from stubhub, but since this the first time I have ever been to a home game this is new for me, stubhub said late july early aug. but didnt know for sure
  10. brucekr

    brucekr Active Member

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    Tickets get shipped in late July or early August. The Ticket Exchange is the safest method to purchase, because it's linked directly to the ticket holder's account. A refund isn't going to make you happy if you travel to a football game and your tickets aren't legit.
  11. jazzcat22

    jazzcat22 Well-Known Member

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    Last year mine was sent the end of the first week in August.
  12. ufcrules1

    ufcrules1 Well-Known Member

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    Mine were first week in August last year too but I was told that this year it will 100% be in mid to late July. For sure won't be August this year.
    Also every other year was in July as well.
  13. TheKey

    TheKey Faster than Felix

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    I have that game for sale (season ticket holder), PM if you're interested
  14. dcstands4

    dcstands4 Active Member

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    Until game day OR if we are on a winning streak.
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  15. Turtle0986

    Turtle0986 Member

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    Has anyone that has season tickets seen em come in yet? Was just wondering since I bought tickets for the game against denver on the ticket exchange. First time doing it and I am a bit anxious to get em lol
  16. ufcrules1

    ufcrules1 Well-Known Member

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    I got confirmation they are shipping last week in July.. so that means they the Cowboys will ship them out to the season ticket holders and then they will ship to you. No worries man... you will have them soon.
  17. Turtle0986

    Turtle0986 Member

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    Cool thanks for the info ufc

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