You’ve probably never heard of “Purple Pricing.” But you’ll like that it gives you a chance to snag sports tickets below face …
Yes, tickets to sporting events are still sold at face value through stadium and arena box offices. But who does that anymore?
“Ticketmaster is looking to cut out the scalpers by scalping its own tickets.”
In the near future, tickets to sporting events could be determined not simply by the section you’re sitting in, but by who is pitching, whether a basketball team’s star power forward is hurt, when you buy your seats, the weather on the day of the game, and all sorts of other factors.
A self-professed Jersey cheapskate, who prides himself on snagging free parking and scalping tickets to concerts and football games for below face value, gets floor tickets to Bruce Springsteen at Giants Stadium for $15 apiece.