Concert Tickets: How To Beat Scalpers & Secure Your Investment
After Insomniac's Pasquale Rotella lengthy message on the challenges faced with scalping and fake tickets at a recent Halloween event, Dance Music Northwest's Jenna Swanberg presents a guide on the do's and don'ts when it comes to secondhand ticket purchasing.This article originally appeared on Dance Music Northwest
This Halloween Pasquale Rotella, the CEO of Insomniac Events, spoke out about ticket scalpers and the over crowding outside the gate of Escape. Many people bought tickets from unknown sources and were given fake tickets. With people planning to crash the gates and the 1,000 tickets sold by scalpers, the wait time and lines were much more than expected.
With Pasquale speaking out about ticket scalpers we thought it would be a good idea to look at the issue and the best ways to protect your money and guarantee your experience.
First of all, remember that scalping is not illegal in many states...