How high is too high for concert tickets

Don’t let the “sold-out” status of Elton John’s May 6 concert at Amsoil Arena fool you, Rocket Man fans.

Hundreds of seats remain available. You’ll just have to pay five times the original price.

As of Saturday, the ticket brokerage website StubHub had 118 tickets, ranging from $145 to $650 each. Similar results were found at

The big-money floor-level seats that were originally $129 through Ticketmaster on Monday are available for up to $600 on ticketking That’s where Karen Makowski, an Elton John fan since high school, got two floor-level seats for $649.93, including a service fee, tax and shipping.