Sunday, October 25, 2009
Wow... I knew it would be huge and would sell fast.. here are the facts for the first 20 shows that went on sale this weekend:
- Starting at 7 a.m., there were more than 2 million page views to the Garth Brooks ticket area on the Wynn Web site.
- more than 40,000 people could be found on the site at any given time.
- It took less than five hours to sell out the first 20 Garth Brooks concerts. The lines by phone, online and in person began at 8 a.m., and by 1 p.m., it was a full sellout.
- The Wynn’s Web site had 5.4 million hits about tickets, and resort phone lines reached maximum capacity with 141,934 calls before going to a busy signal!