The Ultimate 57 Tip Guide to Owning SXSW 2015

Posted in SXSW on February 26, 2015

As an Austin-based company, we've had the opportunity to take part in SXSW over the years. It's always nice when one of the largest festivals takes place in your own backyard. Through our time together, Ticketbud has experienced the fest from many perspectives. Our team has done the badge thing, helped organize parties, and spoke Read More »

5 Reasons why SXSW is the best festival in the world

Posted in SXSW on January 28, 2014

It's almost that time for thousands of people to descend upon the capital city of Texas. That time where a city shuts itself down in the name of art, technology and culture for self made festival that has grown into one of the most well known in the world. South By Southwest (SXSW) is set Read More »

Hippohonk: Helping You Find The Best Acts At SXSW

Posted in Spotlights, SXSW on January 22, 2014

SXSW Music is the largest music festival of its kind in the world. In other words, try as you might, you will not be able to see every act that plays. With that sobering fact in mind, how's a SXSW-er supposed to know what to see?! With so many artists and so many shows, how Read More »

The Top Venues For SXSW 2014 Event

Posted in SXSW on January 21, 2014

Looking for a venue to host your event at? Check out our new Pinterest board complete with some of the top venues for SXSW in Austin to host events of all shapes and sizes!  

Ticketbud's SXSW 2014 Survival Guide

Posted in SXSW, Ticketbud Tips, Ticketbud Tools on January 17, 2014

Wish SXSW came with a manual? doesn't. Mainly because as soon as somebody writes one SXSW attendees, organizers and presenters do something to flip the festival on its head. Here is the SXSW survival guide. Used a sweet new app to find all the best talks? It's been replaced by the newest new app. Read More »

SXSW Hacks To Hosting A Kick-A$$ Event

Posted in SXSW, Ticketbud Tips on January 14, 2014

Being headquartered in Austin, Texas, the Ticketbud Team has attended their fair share of SXSW festivities over the years. While the festival has exploded of late, boasting A-list celebrities, tens of thousands of visitors and more parties than a frat row on a Friday, there are still a few ways to help your SXSW event Read More »