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Upcoming Kid-Friendly Plays for Your Family

Upcoming Kid-Friendly Plays for Your Family

[ 0 ] August 20, 2014 |

Most of the big kids are back to school, but there are still plenty of fun things to do around the city with the little ones, so we thought we’d shed some light on our favorite past-time: plays! The Fox Theatre and the Center for Puppetry Arts have some really fun kid-friendly plays coming up […]

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Dawsonville Music & Beer Festival 8/22- 8/23

Dawsonville Music & Beer Festival 8/22- 8/23

[ 0 ] August 20, 2014 |

Pack up the car with your compadres and make a road trip up to Dawsonville for the weekend! Located an easy hour from the city, Dawsonville Music and Beer Festival is the perfect reason to get out of the city for the weekend while enjoying great music and tasty beverages. Dawsonville Music and Beer Festival will take […]

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5 Reasons Your Event Should Be Using Instagram

5 Reasons Your Event Should Be Using Instagram

[ 0 ] August 19, 2014 |

What’s the big deal with Instagram? Sure, you’ve made it this far without much use of social networks for marketing, why should you start using Instagram now? How can a simple photo-sharing app really boost your bottom line? Well let me tell you. As of March 2014, Instagram was reported to have upwards of 200 […]

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Photobook: Atlanta Bar-B-Q Festival 8/15-8/16

Photobook: Atlanta Bar-B-Q Festival 8/15-8/16

[ 0 ] August 18, 2014 |

This past weekend, the Atlanta Bar-B-Q Festival delighted the southern senses at Atlantic Station. Ticket Alternative sister company Freshtix was excited to be the ticketing partner. Here’s a visual recap of all the finger-lickin’ fun that was had. Have your own photos from Bar-B-Q Fest? Share them with us on instagram @freshtix_ Photos by Ken […]

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TALive Weekend Picks 8/15-8/17: Jonny Lang, Best of Atlanta Comedy, and more!

TALive Weekend Picks 8/15-8/17: Jonny Lang, Best of Atlanta Comedy, and more!

[ 0 ] August 15, 2014 |

Friday, August 15th ATLANTA BAR-B-Q FESTIVAL Where: Atlantic Station, Atlanta GA The 6th Annual Atlanta BAR-B-Q Festival is a 2-day celebration of America’s biggest backyard pastime showcasing the South’s best BBQ cooking, great food and beverages plus live music and an interactive children’s area.  Atlanta’s top BBQ restaurants will serve up their specialties while more than 50 […]

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Summer Interns Becca & Erika Share Their Experience: The Best Internship in Atlanta

Summer Interns Becca & Erika Share Their Experience: The Best Internship in Atlanta

[ 0 ] August 14, 2014 |

Ticket Alternative wants you as the next intern! Becca Kanaverskis If you love music as much as I do than you will be freaking out after you finish reading this. First off, Ticket Alternative treats interns like real employees.  My first day was not what I expected at all. I was trained in the office and […]

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Behind the Scenes: The Warehouse

Behind the Scenes: The Warehouse

[ 0 ] August 13, 2014 |

Welcome to the Ticket Alternative warehouse. It’s a magical place, sometimes referred to internally as the “Ticket Forest,” filled with nearly every ticket you could ever imagine as far as the eye can see. It’s also where we keep our wristband inventory, ticket scanners and even one of our employees (don’t worry, he gets to […]

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9 Ways to Turn Old Concert Ticket Stubs Into Something Awesome

9 Ways to Turn Old Concert Ticket Stubs Into Something Awesome

[ 0 ] August 11, 2014 |

Every ticket has a story, especially ones from your favorite shows. We put together the most creative ways to turn your old stubs into cool experiments! 1. Magnets Use paper glaze to cover the ticket and apply super glue to the back of the ticket so it can stick on a magnet, easy as that! […]

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Prep for The MLL Championship with The Actual Rules of Lacrosse

Prep for The MLL Championship with The Actual Rules of Lacrosse

[ 0 ] August 11, 2014 |

The 2014 Major League Lacrosse Championship Game is drawing near so we thought this would be a great time to dig into this increasingly popular sport (here in the south that is!)  and get educated on what it’s all about. Kennesaw State University’s Fifth Third Bank Stadium will host The 2014 Major League Lacrosse Championship […]

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6 Tips For Scoring The Best Tickets

6 Tips For Scoring The Best Tickets

[ 0 ] August 8, 2014 |

Your absolute favorite artist is going on tour and they’re coming to your city! Take a breath and collected yourself, it’s time to get down to business. You. Must. Get. Those. Tickets. But everyone and their mother wants to go, it’s going to be tricky getting your hands on some tickets. Below are some tips and […]

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TALive Weekend Picks 8/8-8/10: Peter Murphy, Atlanta Silverbacks, MN United, and more!

TALive Weekend Picks 8/8-8/10: Peter Murphy, Atlanta Silverbacks, MN United, and more!

[ 0 ] August 8, 2014 |

Happy Friday and happy (almost) weekend! There’s plenty of super fun stuff to do this weekend, so plan your weekend wisely! Friday, August 8th 2U and Almost Journey Where: The State Theatre in Falls Church, Virginia There’s definitely something to be said about tribute bands; to love a band’s entire discography so much that it […]

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Best Upcoming Plays

Best Upcoming Plays

[ 0 ] August 6, 2014 |

Fall is around the corner, which means play season! Mark your calendars for these amazing plays that you don’t want to miss! The Fox Theatre Mamma Mia: September 23rd-28th A mother. A daughter. 3 possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you’ll never forget! Over 45 million people all around the world have fallen […]

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TA Behind the Scenes: Meet Liz O’Brien

TA Behind the Scenes: Meet Liz O’Brien

[ 0 ] August 6, 2014 |

As a customer service representative, Liz O’Brien brings a positive attitude to the office every time she works. We all love to hear her unique laugh when talking to customers on the phone and her outgoing personality continues to help build higher customer satisfaction. Her position includes: helping manage incoming phone calls/customer service emails, participating in […]

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Take Cover: Tribute Bands Descend Upon The State Theatre in D.C.

Take Cover: Tribute Bands Descend Upon The State Theatre in D.C.

[ 0 ] August 5, 2014 |

In what was once a classic movie theater, The State Theatre in D.C. is now a beacon for some of the best concerts and shows in D.C. Built in 1936, The State Theatre operated as a popular movie theatre until the late 1980′s, but a multi-million dollar restoration in the late 1990′s turned The State into the Washington […]

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TALive Weekend Picks 8/1-8/3: Ed Kowalczyk, The Bacon Brothers, and more!

TALive Weekend Picks 8/1-8/3: Ed Kowalczyk, The Bacon Brothers, and more!

[ 0 ] August 1, 2014 |

Friday, August 1st Ed Kowalczyk Where: The State Theatre in Falls Church, Virginia Ed Kowalczyk is the founding member, songwriter and former Lead-Singer of LIVE.  With over 20 Million Albums sold worldwide, he built an impressive résumé in LIVE that includes eight full-length albums that have reached gold and platinum status in 9 countries, and […]

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Ticket Alternative Client Minnesota United FC Signs Rafael Edgardo Burgos

Ticket Alternative Client Minnesota United FC Signs Rafael Edgardo Burgos

[ 0 ] August 1, 2014 |

Minnesota United FC has added another solid player to their already impressive roster. It was announced on July 30th that Rafael Edgardo Burgos will join the team on loan for the remainder of the North American Soccer League Fall Season. At 5’8″ and 26-years-old, the El Salvador-born player boasts an impressive resume of international accomplishments. Since […]

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TA Behind the Scenes: Meet Russell

TA Behind the Scenes: Meet Russell

[ 0 ] July 30, 2014 |

Russell Brooks is the guy who keeps the ball rolling at the Ticket Alternative Office. As the Director of Technology and Marketing, his work combines the two sides of the ticketing business by using quantitative data to create qualitative strategies. He supervises the development team and manages their tasks, assists with the business of ticket […]

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TALive Weekend Picks 7/25-7/27: ATL Silverbacks, The Legwarmers, NRBQ, and more!

TALive Weekend Picks 7/25-7/27: ATL Silverbacks, The Legwarmers, NRBQ, and more!

[ 0 ] July 25, 2014 |

You did it! You made it all the way to Friday, you (hopefully) still have your sanity, and for that you deserve a reward. Treat yourself to one of these awesome weekend events and feel refreshed for next week! Friday, July 25th NRBQ Where: The State Theatre in Falls Church, Virginia The legendary NRBQ — […]

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TA Behind the Scenes: Meet Molly

TA Behind the Scenes: Meet Molly

[ 0 ] July 23, 2014 |

Not only is Molly Segers the Support Supervisor and Client Account Manager at Ticket Alternative, but she is also our resident (self-proclaimed) music nerd and poptimist. Molly’s warm, welcoming energy makes her a friend to all in the office. Oh, and did we mention she has great style? You should see this gal’s dresses. All […]

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TALive Weekend Picks 7/18-7/20: $5 Comedy, Lord of The Pasties and more!

TALive Weekend Picks 7/18-7/20: $5 Comedy, Lord of The Pasties and more!

[ 0 ] July 18, 2014 |

Friday July 18th Same Time Next Year Where: Southwest Arts Center in Atlanta The fresh, touching, and hilariously funny story of lovers Doris and George, married – to other people – who meet by chance while on separate business trips in 1951. The pair vow to rendezvous each year in the same place, and end […]

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