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Need a ticket to Firestone Walker Invitational

Discussion in 'Pacific' started by pumptrick, Feb 7, 2013.

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  1. pumptrick

    pumptrick Oct 26, 2010 California
    Beer Trader

    My best friend missed the boat. I gave him lots of time to plan and could not commit. He finally cleared his plate. If anyone has an extra I would greatly appreciate it!
  2. Vanlingleipa

    Vanlingleipa May 19, 2011 California
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    Last year I saw several tickets available on this site and picked up one for a friend. Needed another when I got to Paso Robles and snagged it easily at the venue - both at face value rather than paying what that Craig's List scalper might want.

    Just have to show a little patience and wait until it gets a closer to festival time - plans always change and nobody will want to get stuck with an $80 ticket.
  3. OUJayhawk1799

    OUJayhawk1799 Jan 25, 2013 Oklahoma
    Beer Trader

    I thought they were non-transferable. Am I wrong?
  4. UCLABrewN84

    UCLABrewN84 Mar 18, 2010 California

    Yep, that is what it said when I got mine. Tricksters gonna trick though.
  5. sandiego67

    sandiego67 Feb 25, 2008 California

    I bought 2 tickets and my name is on both so I don't know how they check that.

    Firestone Walker
    Invitational Beer Festival
    Saturday, June 1, 2013 from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM (PDT)
    Paso Robles Event Center, Frontier Town
    2198 Riverside Ave
    Paso Robles, CA 93446
    General Admission $79.74
    Order #xxxxxxxxxx. Ordered by xxxxx xxxxx on February 1, 2013 12:01 AM

    I would be more worried about buying tickets and having multiples out in the market with the same barcode. The first one scanned would be good, the rest would be rejected.
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  6. rrryanc

    rrryanc May 19, 2006 California
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    I'll just throw out that I'm looking for two tickets for friends of mine as well if anyone has something come up. Will add a bottle or two of something tasty on top of the ticket cost.
  7. jtmartino

    jtmartino Dec 11, 2010 California
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    If you've ever been to an Eventbrite event, you will know that the person scanning the tickets doesn't make the connection to the drivers license and they won't care...there are far too many people in line for them to compare the name in size 6 font on the front of the ticket to the person holding it.

    I buy tickets for my fiancee and nobody has ever questioned the fact that my name is on the bottom, not hers.
  8. OakedCanuck

    OakedCanuck Jun 23, 2009 Washington

    That may be true but what if there is that onnnnnnneeee time they actually do check....that would be a bummer, especially for an out of towner.
  9. jtmartino

    jtmartino Dec 11, 2010 California
    Beer Trader

    "My friend paid for the tickets and is already inside."

    Ez button.
  10. Earlycsquid

    Earlycsquid Jan 7, 2013 California
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    What Jtmartino said. I'm also in the market for a ticket. Willing to do cost + a rare bottle or two for the hook up.
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