It would be nice if you could buy cheap concert tickets to watch your favorite artists perform live, wouldn't it? But because tickets are expensive you have no choice but to make do with DVDs and televised versions, which are not as thrilling as when you are watching the concert live. There are ways to get cheap concert tickets if you just know how to look.
You can make your dreams into realities with the help of these five steps that will guide you how to bag discounted, if not free, concert tickets.
1.) Tune in to your favorite radio station-yes, they can help you not by just reminding you when the concert is happening, but by also giving away free tickets to a hit concert. Sometimes they give the tickets as prices. All you have to do is just be the right caller and you can take home two to four tickets, so you can carry your friends with you too.
In order to bag the prize for the radio contest, you can adjust the settings of your phone to help you dial and redial fast. By this strategy, you can increase the possibility of you being the right caller at the right time. You can also try to pre-program the radio station's number so that you'll be ready to call even by just doing a few presses on your phone keys. If ever you've missed one promo for a certain station, then there are other radio stations where you can also find similar raffles with the tickets as the prizes.
2.) Try reserving for singleton seats if you do not mind watching the concert alone or sitting next to complete strangers. These seats are called such because they are the ones that are left vacant in between the seats that have already been reserved.
You can get singleton seats shortly before the show starts, so you need to come early to get the best seats that are still available. Remember that this works for one person only, so if you are planning a date, you might want to consider sitting separately if there are no more available tickets that are side-by-side.
3.) In concert performances, there are also those who sell their spare tickets to others for a price that is lower than the original one. In singleton tickets, you can mostly get a seat a few short minutes before the start of the concert. Just prepare some spare money ready for another ticket and also avoid dropping hints hat you will be able to offer a higher price. Another good tactic is to have a spare wallet, where you can keep the lowest bill you want to pay for a ticket to show to the seller.
The goal is for you to get cheap concert tickets, and this cannot be achieved if you will be rude to the sellers. Note that they will walk out on you if they feel that you are not willing to negotiate peacefully. A little bit of calmness may snag you that ticket you have been yearning for.
4.) Trace any friends that you have who are connected to the concert industry. If ever you have some, simply request for them to keep you updated with the latest and upcoming gigs of your favorite artists and inquire if there is a chance for you to acquire cheap passes from them.
5.) If the concert performance you've been wanting to go to is not yet scheduled until a couple of more months, better resort to buying off-season tickets because purchasing tickets a few months earlier is cheaper as compared to buying tickets of performances that will soon happen. You should also be willing to constantly inquire ticket sellers regarding the schedule of the concert and the earliest ticket release if you want to resort to this method.
Now that you already know some tips of how to bag cheap concert tickets, it is time to get your planner prepared for your concert-hopping schedule. A concert plan may just be blooming on your block so ready yourself to use these skills and get the tickets you want.
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