Fyre Festival Attendees Being Scammed AGAIN?! See The Sketchy A-List Offers For Yourself…
February 1, 2018 - garden totes
The Fyre Festival is like a bad slasher movie! Just when we consider we done it out alive, and you’re home safe… it jumps out during you!
Only, in this box it’s from your computer…
Seth Cressno says he perceived an offer only this month to have a private cooking with LeBron James for $2,999.
“We stepped adult a diversion currently for you, large time. The Cleveland Cavaliers come to Madison Square Garden on Monday, Apr 9, to play a New York Knicks. We have seats to a diversion and invitations to a Cavs group cooking and bar after a game, where Lebron [sic] will be in attendance.”
At slightest a diversion isn’t on Apr 1?
Another attendee, who wished to sojourn anonymous, roughly bought tickets for a (normally $30K per seat) Met Gala — though corroborated out during a final notation due to a bad feeling.
That Dec 17 email read:
“The 2018 Met Gala is on Monday, Apr 30, during The Met in NYC. We partnered with a sponsoring brands to get we a possibility to buy tickets. Tickets embody red carpet, seats for a event/dinner, and an invitation to a after-party. Tickets are intensely limited. Please respond with your brief bio and series of guest you’d like to have attend, and we’ll follow adult with a call.”
Vice points out what many fans of a round know — we can’t only buy your approach in! Anna Wintour has final contend over a guest list, either you’ve shelled out large bucks or not.
Just final week on Jan 17, attendees perceived an email charity them tix — and teasing insider info — on this year’s Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.
“Fashion week is entrance adult in NYC, so we got a small encouraged to give we one of a many expected conform and amicable events of a year – The Victoria Secret [sic] Fashion Show (and after party, of course). A few of a models gave us their sheet allotment, so we are vehement to offer them to you. Rumor has it a uncover is returning behind to a US this year (second week of November) though we didn’t hear that from us ;). Tickets are $1.5k/person, and confirmations currently accept a 15% discount.”
Notice a misspelling of Victoria’s Secret? Totes official.
A Vice contributor reached out to a male behind these emails, one Frank Tribble who — according to his emails — works for a association called NYC VIP Access, a association that apparently was only shaped in November.
Tribble positive a contributor these offers are real. He says a NBA tickets come from a “player pool” and a VSFS tix come from a models, who are any allotted 3 seats.
Only, when we compensate we don’t get a tickets until a night of a event.
“For a tangible tickets, we will send we instructions. You do collect them adult during will-call. So we give we acknowledgment things before any income is sent. There will be a agreement in place, and a reason since we have that agreement is since we don’t get a tickets on purchase, we collect them adult during will-call.”
Sounds SUPER legit. Let us know how that goes!