JUser: :_load: Unable to load user with ID: 318

Friday, 28 January 2011 10:20
Super Bowl Tickets, Get Them While They're Not
Written by 

Ed Staton--Louisiana SportsSuper Bowl Notes: As of Monday, there were 1,907 Super Bowl tickets available on StubHub.com--with prices running from $2,501 for a seat in the upper corner above the end  zone at Cowboys Stadium to $22,223 for a lower-level seat on the 50-yard line. Those are the asking prices, however, and there's no guarantee they will command that much. The face value of tickets is $600 and $800 for sets in the upper bowl, $900 for seats in the lower bowl and $1,200 for club seats. Sales on secondary market are where prices skyrocket. The NFL distributes 17.5 per cent of the tickets to each the Steelers and the Packers; 5 per cent to the Cowboys, the host team; 1.2 per cent to each of the remaining 29 teams; and 25.2 per cent to the league...

According to StubHub, people began buying Super Bowl tickets on the site as early as last summer, at an average price of $3,678. Prior to the weekend's conference championship games, a Ring of Honor suite -- a l5-ticket package with catered food and drinks -- sold to a buyer in Texas for $73,163..."We saw more inventory at this time last year than right now," said a spokesman for StubHub, referring to the game between the Saints and the Colts in South Florida...

Getting tickets to the game is only part of the challenge, Finding hotel rooms in North Texas isn't easy, either. Sports Travel is offering a package for $4,195 per person for an Embassy Suite room 26 miles from the stadium, a rental car, a pregame party and seats in the upper bowl above the end zone...

An estimated total of 105,000 will attend the Super Bowl. About 95,000 fans will be in the seats and suites of the $1.3 billion Cowboys Stadium (seats along with 5,000 media members and staff.  About 5,000 people paid $200 apiece to be in an area outside the stadium watching big-screen TVs. The record of 103,985 was set in the 1980 Super Bowl at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Cal. The record crowd could exceed the population of Green Bay, which is about 104,000.


New Bayoubuzz Calendar: Some upcoming events--Post Your Events And See The Rest of the Calendar

GNO Inc (NORLI) At the Hornets Game

Louisiana Workers’ Compensation Corporation (LWCC) Webinars

FREE Social Media Seminar

Vince Vance's Annual 39th Birthday Bash

EngageNOLA's Meet Chief Serpas

Go Red for Women Luncheon

17th annual Leukemia Eve

Don't forget to also check the Bayoubuzz calendar of events for New Orleans, Baton Rouge and throughout Louisiana.  You can also post your event, it's FREE:


Bipartisan Policy  » BiPartisan Bipartisan Policy » BiPartisan (56)
Twelfth Night Twelfth Night (8)
LABI Anniversary 2011 LABI Anniversary 2011 (22)
Jindal Jefferson Parish Jindal Jefferson Parish (26)
New Orleans Biotech Luncheon New Orleans Biotech Luncheon (20)
New Orleans Hornets Press » New Orleans Hornets Press New Orleans Hornets Press » New Orleans Hornets Press (17)



Login to post comments
Powered By JFBConnect
  • Comey's Russia testimony was bad omen for Trump
  • Contenders to succeed N. Louisiana Congressman Mike Johnson, at starting gate
  • JBE spending governance leads to Louisiana's lower credit ratings
  • Will distorting RussiaGate backfire on Trump and Company?

watergateEven the Russians are talking about the impeachment of Donald Trump. The L.A. Times reported on Monday, March 20, 2017, “Sergei Markov, a Moscow-based political analyst and a former lawmaker with the ruling United Russia party, claimed the hearings into Russian meddling in the 2016 election are ‘related to an attempt to impeach Trump.’”

Read More

mike johnson2by Lou Gehrig Burnett, Publisher of Fax-Net
Saturday is election day
    The race for the District 8 seat in the Louisiana House of Representatives highlights election day this Saturday, March 25.
    It is a special election called to fill the seat of Rep. Mike Johnson, who was elected to Congress.  The winner will serve out the remainder of his term.

Read More

It shouldn’t be a surprise that Louisiana has endured adverse credit rating changes since edwards midDemocrat Gov. John Bel Edwards assumed office, completing a downgrade trifecta last week.

Read More

backgunThe post-mortem on the Donald Trump-Comey-House Intelligence Hearing Monday continues.

On the extreme right, from the jowls of someone who knows a thing or two about investigations against a President, Pat Buchannan, there is still “nothing there, there”.


Read More



Trump Talk: Ryancare, Russia, Investigations, Travel ban--with Jeff Crouere

Dead Pelican

Optimized-DeadPelican2 1 1