I went to a local sporting event with my kids recently and purchased two 20oz sodas and a popcorn and the bill was $17.50. Yikes. How is that a good fan experience? I know many of these athletic teams do surveys and run detailed analytics programs, but what data points give them the insight that … Continue reading Pay for sodas not high service fees!
A few things in life are givens. Burlap shirts are itchy. There is something nostalgic in the smell of warm pavement after a summer rain. Cracker Barrel has the best turnip greens around. Blue is the nicest smelling color. And roasted pumpkin seeds are the best holiday snack. Those are not up for debate. Add … Continue reading Size Matters: A Long Hard Look at Service Fees
Three Easy Ways to Make Money with Fanfare. Sell Your Tickets Selling your tickets with Fanfare is a much more personal process than other big-box stores. You can get a quote in so many ways. You can call us, text us, send us a message on Facebook, or you can come visit us in person. … Continue reading 3 Easy Ways to Make Money with Fanfare
Its election day! We have a pretty open office at Fanfare, and we discuss politics all the time, despite being warned by “they” that we shouldn’t. We have some pretty feisty disagreements too, because our convictions vary all across the political spectrum, and we all care. While we disagree on certain issues, we can laugh … Continue reading Election Day
1. A Confusing Venue Map What is the most important factor to guarantee your event experience? Location, location, location! Seat location that is. Some venues are really easy to navigate but some can be really overwhelming. What is a loge? What's the difference between the dress circle and the mezzanine? Even if you can … Continue reading 3 More Halloween Costumes That are Actually Scary
Basey's Downtown Grill Walkability to Lucas Oil Stadium: 0.2 mile, 5 min walk The only place that is closer than Basey's to grab a beer and burger is the concession stand! This family friendly bar and grill will be less rowdy than the typical downtown restaurant. Basey's is a classic, no-frills, affordable spot with amazing … Continue reading 5 Indy Bars to Celebrate a Colts Victory
1. Taylor Swift is currently on the road with her big reputation...literally — her long-awaited, extremely fucking awesome Reputation stadium tour. 2. Beyoncé and Jay-Z are currently on their "On The Run II" Tour hitting stadiums across North America with openers Chloe & Halle and DJ Khaled, and will continue into early October. 3. Chris Stapleton is undoubtedly one of country's hottest names … Continue reading 10 Must-See Tours
Denominalization is a grammar term. Now, I know many of you probably decided right there after the first sentence that this blog post is not at all something you will want to read. Hang with me though. As I was saying, denominalization is a term in English referring to the process of changing nouns into … Continue reading WTF? What the Fanfare!
By: Nathan Rogers They elegantly cut through turns like a needle weaving beautiful Murano lace. Tight grip. The competitors press close, the hot breath of their finely tuned machines exhaling as they increase their activity. Turn. Turn. Jump. Bright colors flash. Like most people, you probably thought this was a description of a super … Continue reading Tickets, Romance, and Wood Ducks: A Tale of Seduction
Check out this list of 10 holiday events to keep your winter merry and bright! Straight No Chaser Originally formed over a dozen years ago while students together at Indiana University, the group has reassembled and reemerged as a phenomenon - with a massive fan base, more than 20 million views on YouTube, numerous national … Continue reading The Most Wonderful (Holiday) Events of the Year