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SPOTLIGHT: Meatopia 2013

Posted in Causes to Care About, Meet the Organizer, Promotion & Planning, Ticketbud Tools on December 5, 2013

When your event has been acclaimed as "a meat-lover's paradise" (New York Magazine), "spectacular" (Esquire), a "bacchanal of pork, beef, lamb, chicken, duck , turkey and quail" (New York Times), and "a glorious city of meat" (Huffington Post),  you know you're doing something right. Simply and appropriately named, Meatopia brings together world-class chefs, premium quality Read More »

Ticketbud Interviews: Dougie Do of Hip-Hop Band Magna Carda

Posted in Meet the Organizer, News, Spotlights on August 15, 2013

Since their explosion onto the scene at SXSW 2013, Hip-Hop group Magna Carda have been making waves in the music community of Austin, Texas. From opening for Austin favorite Bob Schneider to snagging a coveted spot in the lineup for UTOPiAfest 2013, Magna Carda has enjoyed a strong calendar year and only look to continue Read More »

SPOTLIGHT: The Joshua Tree - Part 1

Posted in Causes to Care About, Discover An Event, Meet the Organizer, Spotlights on July 15, 2013

If you needed further proof that hope & inspiration can come from the darkest of places, just look to UK-based charity, The Joshua Tree. Born the from the personal experience of it's founders, The Joshua Tree provides support to families who are going through a traumatic time caring for a child suffering from a condition Read More »

Spotlight: Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Posted in Causes to Care About, Charities and Causes, Discover An Event, Meet the Organizer, Spotlights on May 3, 2013

While the battle against cancer is still going at full force, one of the world’s largest voluntary health agencies, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, dedicates themselves to the fight against blood cancer. LLS goes far and beyond to raise funds and use them towards life saving blood cancer research around the world. The organization also Read More »

SPOTLIGHT: Christina Shipley & The Live Vibe Collective

Posted in Meet the Organizer, News, Spotlights, Ticketbud Tips on April 3, 2013

  Organizing any event can be a challenge and stressful, so you can only imagine how it would be to organize an event during SXSW. We were able to sit down with Christina Shipley, founder of LiveVibe Collective,  and get  some great advice and tips on her experiences organizing and hosting events such like The Read More »

SPOTLIGHT: Pelotonia

Posted in Causes to Care About, Charities and Causes, Discover An Event, Meet the Organizer, News on March 22, 2013

One Goal. Pelotonia has inspired a large community of people, a cancer research center, hundreds of volunteers, thousands of riders, millions of dollars, countless stories of inspiration. Pelotonia's annual bike ride is now a place of hope, energy and determination to reach one goal: to end cancer. Since it's inception, Pelotonia has raised over $42 Read More »

Spotlight: An Evening Benefitting The Michael J. Fox Foundation

Posted in Causes to Care About, Charities and Causes, Meet the Organizer, Spotlights on October 11, 2012

Ticketbud is proud to Spotlight Team Fox and their event, 'An Evening Benefiting The Michael J. Fox Foundation', in San Francisco on October 12. Event coordinator, Michael Saign, tells us about the organization, their upcoming event and some tips to planning a successful event. Ticketbud: What is Team Fox and how is affiliated with The Read More »

Spotlight: UTOPiAfest 2012

Posted in Meet the Organizer, Spotlights on September 4, 2012

  Ticketbud is proud to spotlight UTOPiAfest! UTOPiAfest is a campout festival in Utopia, Texas, that will take place on September 28-30. More than twenty renowned artists like Dr. Dog, Victor Wooten, Jimmy Herring and Ben Kweller will all be there performing live! Utopia: A perfect world. UTOPiAfest: A perfect festival. Set in the scenic Read More »

Cool Off at David Ramirez and Matthew Mayfield's Private Concert

Posted in Arts and Entertainment, Meet the Organizer, Spotlights on June 13, 2012

Aside from Austin's near broiling heat, what separates an Austin summer from a summer anywhere else? Live Music. Lucky for Austinites, this year's season of freedom approaches with a great opportunity to participate in just that. David Ramirez and Matthew Mayfield  are performing at their private house concert towards the end of June. The concert Read More »