Tickets will be available only via Ticketmaster.com and, even then, the purchaser will be able to obtain them only at the Fillmore box office the evening of the show after showing ID and the credit card used to buy the maximum two tickets. Once the tickets are redeemed, the buyer must enter the venue immediately.
The benefit is sponsored by Outback Steakhouse, and the $200 ticket doesn’t include Ticketmaster fees. Parrotheads can pick up their tickets starting at 6 p.m. for the 8. p.m. show.
Will-call-only ticketing has become more prevalent this year, particularly in the case of benefit concerts, in an effort to keep charity ducats off the secondary market. Most notably, the tactic has been used by
Buffett has already taken time away from his “A Salty Piece of Land” tour to aid relief efforts for Gulf Coast hurricane victims. He teamed up with
His own New Orleans branch of