But some of the proud ones are bound to feel a bit insulted.
Well, don't be.
Secondly, even if you earned a 6-figure income, your real cost ratio (real cost index ÷ monthly income) would still be an above average 20%.
While the median household income of $80,349 for Seattle in 2015² was 44% higher than the national average, the initial price of a Seahawks ticket on the secondary market was more than double the NFL average.
|2 Based upon latest available data from deptofnumbers.com|
Tickets. How can you save 12%? By finding a broker that offers Seattle Seahawks tickets with no fees:
The cheap seat price of $193.84 is on average $25.82 less than the rest.
Alternative parking. If you thought that the face value price of $50 for a Seahawks parking pass is expensive, you ain’t seen nothing yet. Currently, (as of June 2017) the average cheapest price for parking from an online broker is $139, 5th-highest in the NFL.
Or, you can pay $0, $5, or $10 for a nearby space. Yes, that was a zero ($0). Find free parking near CenturyLink Field, or cheap alternatives, right here.
Dive bars. Did you just scrunch your face at the term, “dive bars”? Well, if you’re a hardcore tailgater, then the fan-organized Hawk Alley tailgate party is the place to be before games.
If you’re toting young ones, then you might consider the more family-oriented Touchdown City (face painting! hair-coloring!)
Otherwise, here are some of the best bars near Centurylink Field for cheap, but good, food, strong drinks, & TV screens galore (see below).
And for you beer lovers, there are also good microbreweries nearby where you can get your drink on for cheap:
Avoid tourist traps. Reviewing tourist attractions should be left for travel sites, but there are so many sites to see around CenturyLink that even hardcore NFL fans would find it hard to resist. Unfortunately, with tourist attractions come tourist traps. Here are few to avoid:
Do you know of a good, inexpensive sports bar or brewery near CenturyLink Field? (It can be from the map above or you can add your own) Then please tell us about it...
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