Can You Buy Tickets at KFC Yum! Center? [Louisville]


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If you are looking for tickets to a KFC Yum! Center event, you might be wondering what the best method is to purchase tickets. Should you buy online or can you buy tickets at KFC Yum! Center on the day of the event?

Update: Yes, you can buy tickets through the KFC Yum! Center box office, but only as long as supplies last. For convenience you can also purchase tickets online in advance. Ticketmaster is the primary ticket provider. However, if the event is sold-out, you will need to use online ticket brokers to find a ticket being re-sold by other fans. Click here to learn more about how this process works.

It is important to understand, if you are hoping to walkup and buy tickets at KFC Yum! Center for an event that same day, there may not be tickets available if the event is already sold out. This is why it is always best to purchase tickets online prior to event day. This is where you can learn more about purchasing tickets through KFC Yum! Center via Ticketmaster.com.

Buying tickets through the arena ticket office (or via Ticketmaster.com) is the best method to use for securing authentic tickets.

If you wish to buy in person from the KFC Yum! Center box office, the box office is open Monday, Wednesday, and Fridays from 10am – 4pm. The box office is also open on select days when a show is scheduled to go on sale. The box office is also open on all event days.

The main KFC Yum! Center Ticket Office is located along the northeast side of the arena near Duval and A.P. Randolph (click here to learn more).

Even though you can buy tickets at KFC Yum! Center, buying them online helps to simplify the process and removes some of the risks and annoyances that come from buying tickets at the arena. In this article we discuss how to buy tickets at KFC Yum! Center, and what your other options might be.

Buying KFC Yum! Center Tickets at the Arena

Can you buy tickets at KFC Yum! Center?

Yes, you can buy tickets at KFC Yum! Center, but only as long as supplies last.

It is important to understand, if you are hoping to walkup and buy tickets at KFC Yum! Center for an event that same day, there may not be tickets available if the event is already sold out. Checking availability prior to the event is advised (or purchase your tickets online instead of waiting to buy at the arena).

The KFC Yum! Center Box Office is open on event days but is also open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10am – 4pm. Because certain events sell-out quickly, buying online is usually the better option. This is where you can learn more about buying KFC Yum! Center tickets online.

KFC Yum! Center Digital Tickets

KFC Yum! Center now uses mobile, digital tickets for many events. For Yum Center events that use mobile tickets, downloading the Ticketmaster App is advised (source).

If you do not have a smartphone, it would be best to contact the ticket office and let them advise you on how to proceed. This is where you can view the contact information for KFC Yum! Center.

If tickets to your event are digital, be sure to have your phone fully charged when you leave for the event. It’s also important to download all applicable information in advance of the event (if possible) in case there is limited cellular service in the vicinity of the arena due to crowds.

How to Buy KFC Yum! Center Tickets Online

KFC Yum! Center Tickets via Ticketmaster.com

Tickets for KFC Yum! Center events can also be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com. This is the most popular way to purchase event tickets.

To do this, you can visit the KFC Yum! Center events page, find the event you are interested in, and then click on “buy tickets” which will re-direct you to Ticketmaster.com to finish your ticket buying process.

Click here to visit the KFC Yum! Center event page where you can then be re-directed to Ticketmaster.com to complete ticket purchases.

Resale KFC Yum! Center Tickets

The secondary ticket market provides an opportunity for fans to purchase tickets even after they have sold out through the primary market. This means if you are late to the party and still want to buy KFC Yum! Center seats, these online ticket brokers give you a chance to do that.

On these platforms, you are buying tickets from other fans (these types of secondary market tickets are often referred to as “re-sale tickets”).

Here are some other things to consider:

  • The secondary market often offers a wide range of ticket options, including premium floor seating, and tickets for specific sections or rows. This allows fans to choose KFC Yum! Center tickets that fit their preferences and budget.
  • The secondary market can be particularly useful for individuals who decide to attend an event on short notice. It provides a platform for last minute KFC Yum! Center ticket purchases, allowing fans to find and buy tickets even hours before the event starts.
  • One of the significant drawbacks of the secondary market is that ticket prices are typically higher than their face value. Sellers in the secondary market often set prices based on demand, scarcity, and other market factors. This means if you are looking for sold-out KFC Yum! Center concert tickets, you may need to pay more to secure a ticket.

The secondary ticket market is also susceptible to counterfeit tickets and fraudulent sellers. It’s important to exercise caution and purchase tickets from reputable platforms to minimize the risk of encountering fake tickets. Most reputable platforms have consumer protection guarantees.

Below I have linked the protection guarantee of some of the most popular online ticket brokers in case you wish to review them before purchasing your Yum Center tickets:

StubHub’s FanProtect Guarantee

Vivid Seat’s 100% Buyer Guarantee

SeatGeek’s Buyer Guarantee

Ticket Network Buyer Guarantee

Ticketmaster Verified Tickets


KFC Yum! Center Ticket Office Information

KFC Yum! Center Box Office Hours

If you wish to buy in person, the KFC Yum! Center box office is open Monday, Wednesday, and Fridays from 10am – 4pm. The box office is also open on select days when a show is scheduled to go on sale. The box office is also open on all event days (source).

KFC Yum! Center Ticket Office Location

The KFC Yum! Center Ticket Office is located on the southeast corner of the arena. This is the side of the arena near the intersection of Main Street and 2nd Street (near the Clark Memorial Bridge). It is positioned to the right from the main arena entrance. Click here to view this area.

KFC Yum! Center Will Call

Will Call is located at the box office positioned on the southeast corner of the arena that we just discussed above (Main and 2nd Street). Be sure to have a photo ID to pick up your tickets. Tickets will only be released to the person whose name is listed on the order (source).


KFC Yum! Center Tickets Contact Information

This website (arenaroute.com) has no affiliation with the KFC Yum! Center, the University of Louisville, or any of the events hosted at this facility.

Any information is provided “as is” with no guarantee of completeness, meaning much of this information is subject to change, and although we do our best to keep these guides updated, we can’t guarantee accuracy at all times. For all official ticket information, we urge you to contact KFC Yum! Center staff. Contact information is below:

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