#TMStaycation Winners - 5 Live Event Tips for Summertime

5 Tips for a Fun Summertime Staycation


Aug 8, 2014


The results are in: big shoutout to Ashley O. and Maria B who are the grand prize winners of our #TMStaycation sweepstakes! Both Ashley and Maria will soon be laid-back, enjoying a sweet staycation with the Ticketmaster gift cards we’re sending their way.

And thanks again to everyone who participated in the sweepstakes—we were able to gather some great staycation tips from the comments you shared with us. So if you cringe at the thought of spending your precious vacation time stuck in traffic or standing in long lines at the airport, check out the collection of the most popular staycation plans entrants gave us:

Ticketmaster Fan TMStaycation Comments

Want to make live events a major part of your close-to-home vacay? Here are five great tips to help you get started:

  1. If you’re looking for the best concert experience, grab a friend (or three) and head out for a quick road-trip together to go see your favorite performer live in action.
  2. Festivals are another great reason for a brief, but intensely fun get-away. Check out our festival guide and plan for a few days of summer sunshine with some of your favorite bands.
  3. On a budget? You can score hot summer Ticket Deals in your area that are sure to be wallet friendly.
  4. If you love sports, catch a game with family and friends for a home or away sports event.
  5. Broadway season is heating up too and we’ve got your ticket. Venture off to see the best acts, including great Tony Award winners coming to a venue near you.