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 Post subject: UPDATED: This Just In Re: ZPZ Tickets
PostPosted: Fri Jul 14, 2006 4:10 am 
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Hi There,

We've been asked to bring the stuff below to your specific attention.

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the barfies

p.s. Music is the Best!

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ZAPPA TICKET AUCTIONS & FAN PRE-SALE
Starting this week and running into next week, for select Zappa Plays Zappa shows, you can bid on the best seats in the house!

Ticket auctions are running in these markets below and include great seats, access to soundcheck, and a tour poster.

*Oct 18 - Denver, CO - starts Friday July 14:
http://www.ticketmaster.com/auction/1E003CDACC5BAD51/1/

*Oct 20 - Minneapolis, MN - on Now:
http://www.ticketmaster.com/auction/06003CE6DA3C5FA4/1/

*Oct 22 - Canton, OH (Cleveland): Auction starts next week - check the ZPZ site on Monday for more details!

*Oct 23 - Buffalo, NY - on now:
http://www.ticketmaster.com/auction/00003CD597427A80/1/

*Oct 29 - Wallingford, CT - on now:
http://www.ticketmaster.com/auction/1D003CE883D02091/1/

*Oct 30 - Washington, DC - on now:
http://www.ticketmaster.com/auction/15003CEB9E464B2D/1/


And finally, for the above dates and all others, there will be a Zappa Plays Zappa pre-sale FOR YOU starting at 7-19 @ 10 am eastern - click here on that date and time to get your tickets: http://zappa.frontgatetickets.com


Complete tour dates and public on-sales are listed below:

18-Oct Denver, CO Paramount Theatre - On-sale 7/22 thru Ticketmaster
19-Oct Kansas City, MO Ameristar Casino - On-sale 7/24 thru Tickets.com
20-Oct Minneapolis, MN Orpheum Theatre - On-sale 8/5 thru Ticketmaster
22-Oct Canton, OH Canton Palace Theatre - On-sale 7-29 thru Ticketmaster
23-Oct Buffalo, NY Univ Of Buffalo - On-sale 7/21 thru Ticketmaster
24-Oct Montreal, QC Metropolis - On-sale 7/21 thru www.ticketpro.ca
25-Oct Providence, RI Prov. Performing Arts Ctr - On-sale 7/27 thru Ticketmaster
27-Oct Atlantic City, NJ Borgata - On-sale 7-29 thru www.TheBorgata.com
29-Oct Wallingford, CT Chevrolet Theatre - On-sale 7-29 thru Ticketmaster
30-Oct Washington DC Warner Theatre - On-sale 7-29 thru Ticketmaster
31-Oct New York, NY Theatre At MSG - On-Sale now at Ticketmaster! (Special Halloween show!)


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DECEMBER DATES:


http://www.zappa.com/zpz/tourdates.html

Tickets auctions are on NOW. These special tickets include premium seats, a tour poster, and access to sound check the night of the show.

12-10 Boca Raton, FL Mizner Amphitheater
http://www.ticketmaster.com/promo/t6u9qq

12-11 Orlando, FL Hard Rock Live
http://www.ticketmaster.com/promo/k1uxxv

12-12 Atlanta, GA Tabernacle
http://www.ticketmaster.com/promo/l6paq2

12-13 Louisville Louisville Palace
http://www.ticketmaster.com/promo/2l1pki

12-14 St. Louis The Pageant
http://www.ticketmaster.com/promo/06k4lg

12-16 Dallas, TX Nokia Theater
http://www.ticketmaster.com/promo/0k6qtl

12-17 Houston, TX Verizon Wireless Theater
http://www.ticketmaster.com/promo/37fpw0

12-22 Seattle, WA Paramount Theater
http://www.ticketmaster.com/promo/6bw8g0


For the New Orleans and Cabazon, CA shows, there will not be auctions, but instead, for $100, you will have access to the soundcheck, as well as tickets to the show. These tickets are very limited and only available through the Front Gate presale, starting on Wed, Sept 27th. Again, that link is http://zpz.frontgatetickets.com/


For most other shows, pre-sales through http://zpz.frontgatetickets.com will go on sale on Wed. Sept 27th.

Public on sale begins 9/29 through ticket master EXCEPT:

Atlanta: on Sale 9/30 thru Ticketmaster
Houston: On sale 9/30 thru Ticketmaster
New Orleans: On sale 9/30 thru Ticketmaster
Vancouver: On sale 10/20 through ticketmaster.ca
Portland is on sale 9/29 through Ticketswest.com
Seattle: On Sale 9/30 thru Ticketmaster



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PostPosted: Tue Jul 18, 2006 1:49 pm 
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I am leery of this auction procedure... nowhere does it detail what the potential additional fees may be
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...your credit card will be charged, a per ticket price equal to the amount you bid plus a delivery price (if applicable) and a processing fee....



does anyone know what these potential fees may be?! I dont mind spending a little extra on a ticket... but dont like committing to something blindly either.


EDIT : nevermind, I tried to do it anyways, and apparently someone in Canada cannot bid. I am a 20 minute drive from the border... but I guess I just have to buy tickets when they go on sale. :evil:

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PostPosted: Tue Jul 18, 2006 6:48 pm 
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thanks for the email c u in Montreal!

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 Post subject: Auction service charges
PostPosted: Wed Jul 19, 2006 1:30 am 
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Location: Florida
I got two tickets to the 10/29 show in CT via the auction today and the service fees were less than I paid for the Halloween show which I bought via Ticketmaster but not via the auction.

I really like the idea that hardcore fans can obtain access to a limited amount of better tickets. I live in Florida and having good seats helps justify the expense of traveling so far.

Fred


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