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Trying to go to Sunday’s game? It’ll cost you

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Courtesy seahawks.com

SEATTLE — Hoping to score tickets to Sunday’s showdown between NFC West Division rivals the San Francisco 49ers and the Seattle Seahawks?

It will cost you.

Tickets to the game are sold-out via typical ticket retailers such as Seahawks.com. However, those willing to shell out a load of dough can find some of the remaining tickets on secondary sales sites such as  Stubhub.com, Epic Seats and Craigslist.

Entry level tickets at Stubhub.com cost nearly $260 for corner, 300-level, single seats. Suites were still available, but cost more than $10,000. According to the Seattle Times, Epic Seats, a Seattle company, had tickets available Tuesday night for $225. But James Kimmel, the owner of Epic Seats, told the Times tickets were going fast. The cost and demand rivals any Seattle sporting event he’s ever seen, he said.

Kimmel told the Times he planned a radio promotion for later in the week, with tickets going for $199.

Tickets against the Jacksonville Jaguars are available for $95.

1 Comment

  • Michael

    Just a quick note. There are 1,479 tickets available on that site right now. The lowest priced tickets have dropped from 279 to 210 in the last 2 days. I guarantee the prices will be "affordable" on Saturday (probably the $150 range).

    I've been able to use that site to get near front row seating for "sold out" concerts and events at or below face value. The scalpers have been buying up too many tickets and are desperate the day before the show (sometimes the day of) to unload their tickets. There was one recent concert at Key Arena that was sold out. The site had 5,000 tickets for sale (about 1/3rd of Key Arena). I just waited until the day before the show and got an excellent seat at lower than face value.

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