Tickets going fast for Elton John concert

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email
People lined up for Elton John tickets at James Brown Arena Friday morning. (WRDW-TV / Jan. 20, 2012)

People lined up for Elton John tickets at James Brown Arena Friday morning. (WRDW-TV / Jan. 20, 2012)

Friday, Jan. 20, 2012

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Tickets for the Elton John concert in March went on sale Friday morning at 10 a.m.

People were lined up in front of the James Brown Arena box office for hours, and for some days.

By 10:20 a.m., tickets were being purchased online, on the phone and in person at a rapid pace.

The first person in line for the tickets spend about $1,120 and camped out for two days.

Pretty much all of the tickets sold out in about 15 minutes, except for the ones priced at $139.


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