Event Type

Festival Event Ticketing

Reliable ticketing for large events and festivals

Food Festival
Holiday Events

Get a ticketing buddy you can rely on

Ticketbud is built to solve the challenges of high volume events,
creating a seamless ticket purchase and event day admission experience.
We partner with large multi-week festivals with more than 400,000 attendees,
and are popular with food, music, arts and holiday festivals.

Ticketbud’s fast ticket scanners increased speed at our gates 50%

Deidra S. – Festival Ticketing Manager for 10 day 250,000 attendee event.

We make it easy to manage event registration and ticketing, as well as event promotion, attendee communication, event day check-in and reporting.
Get whole platform access to all our great features, with ongoing customer support at no extra cost.

Free events are completely free. Paid events include a small fee per ticket, passed on to attendees.
No lock-in contracts or subscriptions, so talk to us about your next event.

High capacity on-sale reliability, no crashing or overselling

Ticketbud is built for events with large volume ticket sales.We are tried and tested to ensure no overselling, no site crashing and no unhappy customers.

Fast scanning for event day check-in

Speed up check in with fast ticket scanning and simplified gate management with our free mobile check-in app. We also offer a range of rentable devices such as high powered scanning sleds and wifi routers.

Real time updates for last minute or at the door ticket sales

Our mobile app updates in real time without causing long data download delays. This keeps your checkin running smoothly even with last minute or on the door sales.

Maximize revenue with unlimited ticket programming

Customize your ticket programming with unlimited ticket types, create pricing tiers, ticket groups and packages. Collect donations and sell products and merchandise. Automate sales (such as early bird).

Features, Integrations and API

Ticketbud’s built-in features that are included for all customers, along with powerful integrations and API.
We have extensive ticket programming solutions, reserved seating and venue mapping, marketing tools, custom management and reporting options, a free check-in app, as well as rentable scanners and hardware.

Features popular with Festivals and Large Events

Great marketing tools

Sell tickets on your own website by adding our ticket widgets. Our referral tracking helps you know where ticket sales are coming from. Create discounts and access codes for promotions.

Ticket Groups

Bundle tickets to increase sales. Customize your ticket sub-groups with multiple packages and ticket types, without exceeding your total ticket inventory.

Custom Reporting

Custom reports can be exported at the ticket, transactional, and event level. Simplify your sales and revenue data reconciliation process with automatically generated reports that are easily shared.

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Services and Integrations

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Why Ticketbud

Whole platform access for free

Unlimited ticketing, all features and customer support included. No pricing tiers, you access it all for free.

Fast Daily Payouts

Get early access to funds to promote your event and cover upfront costs. You’re in control with flexible payout options (daily, weekly, monthly).

Easy to set up and manage

No technical skills required. Whether it's your first event or you’re a pro, we make it easy to sell more tickets.

Human Support Included

All customers have access to ongoing support via email, phone and chat. Ticketbud is designed to be easy to use, but our team is here to help.

Mobile Optimized

Sell more tickets with a seamless mobile experience through to checkout. Our event pages are optimized for desktop, mobile and table.

Fast Event Check-in

Our free mobile app ensures a smooth guest check-in. Scan tickets or search names even without wifi. Printed guest lists also available.

No Account Needed for Attendees

Attendees don’t need to create an account to buy tickets. Less steps for attendees equals more ticket sales.

Secure Payments and POS

Secure payment provider options (Stripe, PayPal, WePay), international coverage, and rentable point-of-sale devices for on the door ticket sales.

Data Security & Ownership

You own all your event data and attendee information. We don’t use it or sell it to anyone else. Data transferred is securely served over SSL.

Flexible and Customizable

Serving events of all types and sizes. Customize event pages, registration details, tickets and reporting. Custom solutions available (including white label).

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Get a Ticketing Buddy You Can Rely On

Ticketbud makes event ticketing easy, every step of the way

Custom Event Page

Create your event webpage with no technical skills.

Promote & Sell

Maximize sales with our marketing tools.

Get paid fast

Early access to funds before your event.

Easy Event Day check-in

Free mobile app for easy scanning / check-in

Manage & Report

Flexible management features and custom reporting

400,000 Ticket Holiday Festival

Ticketbud has proudly partnered with Austin Trail of Lights for the past 5 years. As Austin’s 2nd largest annual event with around 400,000 attendees, it is their priority to have a reliable ticketing partner that is part of their team.

We work closely on event setup, ticket programming, customer support and event day processing.

The cross promotion between festival events is invaluable, and the interactive calendar view provides a user-friendly option for ticket buyers to see the events on each day.

Alaska World Arts Festival
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