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A rosy outlook: 7 trends for the events industry in 2022



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April 6, 2022 | 5 min read

After two years of global lockdowns and mandated distancing, event creators have marvelled at the resilience of their teams and the event industry overall. And the outlook for the future looks rosy. There’s ever-growing optimism about what lies ahead for live and virtual events and an opportunity for events to become even more inclusive, innovative and green.

At the end of 2021, Eventbrite surveyed more than 4,500 event organizers to get a sense of the latest trends in event planning and understand what their Covid-19 event risk assessments looked like for the months and years ahead. The responses show distinct improvements in the outlook for live events (though after the last two years, was there any way to go but up?) as people are looking forward to gathering again after imposed isolation and restrictions.

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Discover what’s getting people excited to gather in person and which virtual events are most successful

With demand for live events increasing, Eventbrite data reveals that consumers are buying tickets at a rate we haven’t seen since before the pandemic. By knowing the latest trends in event management, you’ll be better positioned to serve those creative event ideas that match your ticket buyers’ hopes and expectations.

In Eventbrite’s 2022 Event Trends Report, discover what’s getting people excited to gather in person, which kinds of virtual events are most successful, and the latest event industry news. You’ll also gain a sense of where things stand as we open the next chapter of events.

Fill in the form below to download Eventbrite’s 2022 Event Trends Report for seven key trends to keep an eye on in 2022:

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