Springfield Jr. Blues & HappsNow Announce Partnership, Introduce Mobile Ticketing for 25th Season

The Springfield Jr. Blues, proud members of the North American Hockey League (NAHL), has partnered with a start-up technology company allowing fans to purchase tickets online.

HappsNow will provide end-to-end management of the Springfield Jr. Blues event planning, ticketing, event promotion and fan engagement processes. The new platform allows fans to purchase game tickets via web and mobile applications for iPhone and Android. Fans can also use HappsNow’s integrated social media tools to report on the game, invite friends, and access discounts.

Dan Ferguson, Springfield Jr. Blues owner, said he was excited to be able to offer fans the chance to book online, “Our goal is to provide our fans with the best possible experience from purchasing tickets to attending home games at the Nelson Center. We are excited to launch this new platform as we celebrate our 25th anniversary season.”

Ryan McCann, HappsNow president said it was great to work with such a forward-thinking team. “The fact the Springfield Jr. Blues are investing in the latest technology to enhance its fans’ experience and engagement before, during, and after games is a great thing for the league as a whole.”

Springfield fans will be able to download FREE tickets (up to 4 per account) to the Springfield Jr. Blues upcoming pre-season contests through HappsNow either through a web browser, or through the mobile app. Once tickets are downloaded, fans may either print off the tickets at their house or show their mobile device at the door for admission.

All 28 regular season games are available for purchase at this time, including the Springfield Jr. Blues 25th Anniversary Opening Night against division rival, Janesville Jets. Tickets for regular season contest will be $8 for adults and $5 for children ages 3-12 when purchased online. Children 2 & under are free!

For more information, please visit www.jrblues.com/tickets or call (217) 525.2589