Here’s guessing the Kansas State football fans who don’t already have tickets to the Cotton Bowl wish today’s ticket prices matched the one listed on this old Cotton Bowl ticket. Just $7.50!
Today’s prices (especially on the secondary market) are much, much higher. The face value of tickets to next month’s Cotton Bowl range from $125-$220 depending on the seat. But with K-State, Arkansas and the Cotton Bowl completely selling out their ticket allotments a few minutes after the matchup was announced, affordable tickets have been hard to come by.
A quick search of three popular ticket re-sale websites reveals you’re out of luck if you are looking to spend less than $200 for a ticket.
The cheapest ticket listed on StubHub is $220. Though that’s nothing compared to the most expensive ticket listed. Check this out: one of the Hall of Fame suits at Cowboys Stadium is going for $56,846. Must be one heck of a suite.
Over at the Cotton Bowl’s official ticket exchange, the cheapest ticket is going for $209. And you can’t find anything for less than $245 over at TicketCity. (more…)