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The American flag is displayed on the field before the NFC Divisional playoff game between the San Francisco 49ers and the New Orleans Saints at Candlestick Park on January 14, 2012 in San Francisco. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

About The Bay: Fans Forced To Weigh Stadium Experience Vs. TV

Monday Night Football is touching down in San Francisco, and the televised matchup between the 49ers and the Chicago Bears was expected to bring in monster ratings – as football games tend to do.

11/19/2012

Bay Area 'Twi-Hards' Thirst For Opening Movie Tickets

Bay Area ‘Twi-Hards’ Thirst For Opening Movie Tickets

The final film installment of “Twilight,” based on the best-selling vampire books, opened in theaters early Friday at midnight and many Bay Area fans, snatching up tickets…

11/16/2012

A movie theater.

ConsumerWatch: Websites Offer Discounted Theater Tickets

A new Bay Area start-up is making it easier to save money on movie tickets. Dealflicks offers users discounts of between 15% to 37% on tickets at independent theaters all over the country.

11/16/2012

Jefferson Award Winner Jack Chabolla (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Collects Unused Event Tickets To Help Students Reach College

Have you ever noticed the empty seats at sporting events that are supposedly sold out? This week’s Jefferson Award winner did, and it gave him an idea.

11/14/2012

Fans wave towels as the San Francisco Giants take on the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Seven of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 22, 2012 in San Francisco. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Guide To Buying World Series Tickets

World Series tickets are some of the most sought after sports tickets in the world and fans will pay almost anything to get them. Tickets are not cheap and never will be, but even the most ardent fans are looking for the best deal. So, here are some suggestions to avoid getting ripped off when buying tickets for the 2012 World Series games.

10/24/2012

NLCS - St Louis Cardinals v San Francisco Giants - Game Two

Giants Sell Limited Supply Of World Series Tickets Online

They haven’t even made it there yet, but the San Francisco Giants are already putting some World Series seats up for grabs – albeit online, and only a very limited supply of tickets to the theoretical championship game were initially being made available.

10/16/2012

Brett Anderson #49 of the Oakland Athletics pitches in the fifth inning against the Detroit Tigers during Game Three of the American League Division Series at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on October 9, 2012 in Oakland. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s Playoff Ticket Confusion Frustrates Fans

While the Oakland A’s fan’s optimism was raised after Tuesday night’s win over the Detroit Tigers at the O.co Coliseum, dozens of them were feeling down in the dumps after confusion over tickets sales left them out in the cold.

10/10/2012

Josh Donaldson #20 and Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics congratulate one another after they both scored on a hit by Derek Norris #36 in the fifth inning of their game against the Texas Rangers at O.co Coliseum on October 2, 2012. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s Tickets Suddenly A Hot Item In Oakland

Fans were lining up in droves for tickets after the A’s clinched the AL West on Wednesday.

10/04/2012

A.J. Griffin #64 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates the third out of the Los Angeles Angels eighth inning with the dugout at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on September 12, 2012. (Harry How/Getty Images)

Tickets Go On Sale For Potential A’s Playoff Games

Baseball fans are buzzing at the Oakland Coliseum over a prospect that most, back in April, thought was a highly unlikely scenario for the Athletics: true, the team has yet to clinch a spot in the playoffs, but the players were clearly on a roll and still had 16 regular season games to go.

09/17/2012

Chefs cook at the Gilroy Garlic Festival. (Bill Strange, Official Festival Photographer)

$12,500 In Gilroy Garlic Festival Tickets Stolen

Police are investigating the theft of about $12,500 worth of tickets for this weekend’s Gilroy Garlic Festival, which runs from Friday through Sunday.

07/24/2012

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