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Celine Dion Manchester 4/09/2020

edited 30 November -1 at 1:00AM in Theatre, Concert & Events Tickets
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edited 30 November -1 at 1:00AM in Theatre, Concert & Events Tickets

looking for a bit of guidance here.
I have been tasked with buying two tickets for the Dion concert on the above date and venue, as I will be at home and have online access.
I am baffled as to how to procede, having googled the event to find many sites offering tickets and many complaints about rip offs.
Any advice please?.
I believe tickets are on sale from 10am tomorrow (Friday).


  • JReacher1JReacher1 Forumite
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    I would just go on ticketmaster tomorrow and buy the tickets at 10am. I would suspect this will be busy so I would aim to buy at exactly 10am, in addition I would decide today where you wanted to sit.
  • SocajamSocajam Forumite
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    Second ticket master and no one else
  • PlacitasgirlPlacitasgirl Forumite
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    Another recommendation to use Ticket Master and nobody else. Also highly recommend their insurance. I bought tickets with them for Billy Joel in at Wembley June of this year as a surprise for my husband almost a year ago.

    In May my husband was taken seriously ill and it became clear we'd be unable to travel or attend the concert :-(. I made a claim on the insurance I'd purchased and was very pleased with the prompt, efficient and professional way in which the claim was handled and paid out. It's a small amount to add to the price of what are expensive tickets and although we've never needed to claim before, I was very pleased to have been able to claim back what I'd spent on our tickets and receive a refund with no fuss or questions asked.
  • meg00meg00 Forumite
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    Bought tickets through a website called Gigsberg as the cheapest tickets I could find on Ticketmaster were £207 each. I am not unhappy as paid by credit card, so if anything goes wrong I can claim it back.
    However, the tickets according to Manchester Arena website don't go on sale till 10am tomorrow. Can I buy the same or better price tickets tomorrow direct from the arena?. If so, how?.
    Thanks for your input folks, never done this before.
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