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TicketSmarter Announced as Official Ticket Resale Partner



The Walk-On’s Independence Bowl and TicketSmarter have agreed to a three year partnership that places TicketSmarter as the Official Ticket Resale partner of the Independence Bowl. TicketSmarter will have prime chair back and end zone ticket locations for sale to 2019, 2020, and 2021 Independence Bowl Games.

“All of us at TicketSmarter are very excited to be a partner in the Walk-Ons Independence Bowl,” said TicketSmarter CEO Jeff Goodman. “As one of the nation’s premier ticket providers for live sports, concerts and theatre, TicketSmarter is pleased to be part of the Independence Bowl being played at Independence Stadium in the great city of Shreveport, Louisiana. The event also gives us an opportunity to give back by donating a portion of every event ticket we sell to children’s charities.” 

TicketSmarter has committed to contribute $1 from all TicketSmarter transactions to  St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital through 2020 to help treat and eliminate childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases, with a minimum total contribution of $250,000. 

TicketSmarter is also the Official Ticket Resale Partner for the Rose Bowl Stadium and title sponsor of the TicketSmarter Birmingham Bowl.


TicketSmarter is a national ticket marketplace offering the best tickets at the guaranteed best price for live events featuring sports, concerts and theatre. With over 125,000 live events and 48 million tickets for sale, our mission is to enable customers from all walks of life to experience and enjoy the power and excitement of live events.

TicketSmarter is a partner with ESPN Events, Rose Bowl Stadium, title sponsor of the TicketSmarter Birmingham Bowl and many other events and venues nationally. TicketSmarter is focused on giving back to the communities it serves through supporting children charities by donating a portion of every ticket we sell with a minimum contribution of $250,000.


The Walk-On’s Independence Bowl, the 11th-oldest bowl game, will play its 44th-edition on Thursday, December 26, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. CT at Independence Stadium in Shreveport, La. between Louisiana Tech of Conference USA and Miami of the Atlantic Coast Conference. The Walk-On’s Independence Bowl enjoys primary conference agreements with the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) and Southeastern Conference (SEC), as well as backup agreements with the American Athletic Conference (AAC) and Conference USA (C-USA). The Walk-On’s Independence Bowl and Independence Bowl Foundation are prevalent in the Shreveport-Bossier City area throughout the year, hosting events to help enhance the economic impact and growth of our community. For more information, visit or follow the bowl on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram at @IndyBowl.

Independence Bowl Foundation

P.O Box 1723, Shreveport LA 71166  |  401 Market Street, Shreveport, LA 71101  |  318.221.0712

2023 Independence Bowl