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NFC Championship Game Tickets Prices Double AFC Championship Tickets(January 18, 2010)
PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/18/10 -- FanSnap®, the live event ticket search engine, today announced NFL fans can find thousands of NFL Playoffs tickets for next weekend's AFC and NFC Championship games in New Orleans and Indianapolis, but ticket prices for Saints - Vikings fans are double what Jets - Colts tickets are running.
The hottest NFL Playoffs tickets for the AFC and NFC Championship games is clearly the Vikings - Saints game. Ticket searches also tell the story. Searches for Superdome tickets are currently double searches for tickets to Lucas Oil Stadium on Sunday.
"FanSnap.com searches dozens of the leading ticket providers, making it fast and easy for fans to find the tickets they desire at the best value," said Mike Janes, CEO and co-founder of FanSnap. "The ticket market is not unlike the stock market, with both individuals and professionals buying and selling, and where market values are set by the balance of supply and demand."
Vikings @ Saints tickets at the Louisiana Superdome (New Orleans, LA) Sun, Jan 24 at 5:40 p.m.
-- 6,000+ tickets -- Get in price = $321 (up $200 compared to the Cardinals @ Saints game) -- Average price = $812 (up nearly $300 compared to the Cardinals @ Saints game) -- Fans in New Orleans are outsearching fans in Minnesota by more than 5 to 1.
Jets @ Colts tickets at Lucas Oil Stadium (Indianapolis, IN) Sun, Jan 24 at 3:00 p.m.
-- 9,000+ tickets -- Get in price = $198 (up $100 compared to the Ravens @ Colts game) -- Average price = $382 (up nearly $100 compared to the Ravens @ Colts game) -- Fans in Indiana are outsearching fans in New York by 1.5 to 1.
Super Bowl Tickets are currently averaging $3,000. The get-in price is $1,500. Who is searching for Super Bowl Tickets? New Yorkers top the list, followed by fans from Louisiana then Florida. If ticket searches determined the teams in the Super Bowl, then the Saints would play the Jets in Miami.
The FanSnap ticket search engine includes several industry-first features, the most prominent being its patent-pending dynamic FanSnap Maps(SM), which help fans to:
-- Determine at-a-glance the ticket price range by section; using colored "heat map" markers
-- Zoom into the interactive venue maps, and see the ticket listings from dozens of providers placed in clearly labeled rows
-- View at-a-glance the "Best Value Tickets" -- the lowest price tickets available in key areas of the venue, easily identified as blue stars on the FanSnap Maps
-- Share events and even actual ticket listings via Facebook, Twitter, or email
FanSnap was named to the "PC World 100: Best Products of 2009" and winner of the "Most Innovative New Search Engine" by Search Engine Watch.
FanSnap.com is the live event ticket search engine for fans. Our mission is to provide the most comprehensive, accurate, fast and easy-to-use resource for fans to find the tickets they desire to sports, concerts, and theatre events. FanSnap provides free ticket search results for dozens of the leading ticket providers, including TicketNetwork, StubHub, RazorGator, Las Vegas Tickets, Gold Coast Tickets, eBay, Barry's Tickets, AllShows.com, and Ace Ticket. Our detailed ticket-level search results are made possible by the combination of strategic industry partnerships and systems integration, as well as our FanSnap TicketData(SM) systems and patent-pending dynamic FanSnap Maps(SM). FanSnap.com is also optimized for iPhone access. Palo Alto, CA-based FanSnap was founded in 2007 and is funded by General Catalyst Partners and Highland Capital Partners.
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