Tired of paying for concert tickets? If you've bought tickets via Ticketmaster.com between 1999 and 2013, you might not have to part with your hard-earned cash this summer.
As part of the settlement from a class-action lawsuit (Schlesinger v. Ticketmaster) regarding failure to disclose fees to consumers, Ticketmaster has agreed to make $10 million worth of tickets available to everyone affected. Discounts of $2.25 are also available, as are $5 shipping vouchers.
Here's how to access your vouchers:
- Log into your account at www.ticketmaster.com.
- Click on the "My Account" tab on the right side of the page.
- Find the "My Vouchers" link on the left side of the page. Alternatively, click here.
- Access the full list of eligible shows here.
From there, it's just a matter of finding a show you'd like to attend, and hoping there are still some voucher tickets remaining. Ticketmaster released the list of eligible shows on Wednesday, and since the company is allowing vouchers for a limited number of tickets at each show, many are already sold out. New Times attempted to use a voucher to buy tickets to three concerts — Daryl Hall & John Oates, G-Eazy & Logic, and Brantley Gilbert, and could only successfully use the voucher for the G-Eazy show. So your mileage may vary.
Here are the local concerts listed as part of the settlement:
Saturday, July 2 - G-Eazy & Logic: The Endless Summer Tour - Ak-Chin Pavilion - 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 9 - Darius Rucker: The Good For A Good Time Tour - Ak-Chin Pavilion - 7 p.m.
Friday, July 15 - Rascal Flatts: Rhythm & Roots Tour - Ak-Chin Pavilion - 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 23 - 98KUPD Presents Rob Zombie & Korn: Return Of The Dreads Tour 2016 - Ak-Chin Pavilion - 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, August 2 - Weezer and Panic! At The Disco - Summer Tour 2016 - Ak-Chin Pavilion - 7 p.m.
Saturday, August 6 - Brantley Gilbert: Take It Outside Tour 2016 - Ak-Chin Pavilion - 7 p.m.
Saturday, August 20 - 98KUPD Presents Slipknot - Ak-Chin Pavilion - 6:30 p.m.
Sunday, August 21 - Heart with Joan Jett & The Blackhearts and Cheap Trick - Ak-Chin Pavilion - 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday, August 24 - MERRY JANE Presents Snoop Dogg & Wiz Khalifa: The High Road Tour - Ak-Chin Pavilion - 7 p.m.
Tuesday, September 13 - Counting Crows & Rob Thomas - Ak-Chin Pavilion - 6:45 p.m.
Wednesday, September 14 - Daryl Hall & John Oates - Ak-Chin Pavilion - 7 p.m.
Saturday, September 17 - Prophets of Rage - Make America Rage Again Tour - Ak-Chin Pavilion - 7 p.m.
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Tuesday, September 20 - Def Leppard - Ak-Chin Pavilion - 7 p.m.
Wednesday, September 21 - Black Sabbath: The End - Ak-Chin Pavilion - 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, September 24 - Blink 182 - Ak-Chin Pavilion - 7 p.m.
Wednesday, October 5 - Mumford & Sons - Ak-Chin Pavilion - 7:30 p.m.