SeatGeek partners with Sporting Kansas City Sporting Kansas City announced today that ticketing industry leader SeatGeek will become the club’s official ticketing partner starting in 2017. As part of the new partnership, SeatGeek will serve as the official primary and resale ticketing platform for Sporting Kansas City and Children’s Mercy Park -- marking the company’s first direct ticketing partnership with a sports team or venue. The partnership between Sporting Kansas City and SeatGeek comes on the heels of the announcement of a broader partnership between Major League Soccer and SeatGeek to make the latter the Official Ticketing Partner of Major League Soccer.
Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland sponsors Sporting Kansas City As part of the relationship, a premium seating area on the venue’s Mercedes Benz Executive Level will be renamed the “Sporting Suite” and select shows at Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland will receive promotional support from Sporting Kansas City via ticket giveaways, social media contests and other strategic campaigns.
Children's Mercy Hospital signs deal with Sporting Kansas City On a Saturday night in June, 21,505 fans crammed into a soccer stadium in Kansas City, Kan., and watched Sporting KC defeat the first-place Seattle Sounders. The crowd established a new regular-season attendance record inside Sporting Park, which hasn’t left a seat open for an Major League Soccer match in three seasons.
Mazuma Credit Union sponsors Sporting Kansas City Although the value of the deal is undisclosed, it's surely a large number given that Mazuma is in the midst of some major construction at Sporting Park to create the Mazuma Mezzanine, a hexagonal area that will look like a soccer ball and allow fans to sit down and watch the game while they get a drink or a snack. Mazuma is also running Sporting KC's affinity card program, a credit card with a rewards program that offers Sporting KC fans everything from team store gift certificates to an all-expenses-paid road trip with the team.
VML sponsors Sporting Kansas City The professional soccer team added Kansas City-based VML as its official marketing partner. The three-year partnership launches this week and formalizes a business relationship that has existed for many years between the two organizations, the soccer club said in a statement.