November 6, 2019
If there’s one thing a successful fandom event has plenty of, it’s content. With panels, Q&A sessions, photo ops, exclusive screenings, and plenty of exhibitors, an official mobile app is essential to help your fans, vendors, sponsors, and staff get the most out of your event. But not just any app will do. Our event experts collaborated with our friends at Greencopper to break down a list of four key features every fandom event’s mobile app should provide. Does your convention’s app measure up? Read on to find out!
Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
They say every dog has his day, but only the luckiest dogs get to have the best dog day ever. Celebrate your four-legged best friend with a Halloween twist this month at The Dodo’s Best Dog Day Ever : Halloween Edition!(more…)
Thursday, October 17th, 2019
With such exciting music festivals on the scene, experienced event organizers know how important it is to make their event stand out in as many ways as possible. Fortunately, festivals offer a uniquely powerful source of marketing material for event promoters: video content. With footage of your past and current events at your disposal, including your headlining artists and crowds of excited attendees, Instagram’s IGTV is the perfect medium to use this content for event marketing! This long-form video application can host longer videos (up to 10 minutes for most accounts, and up to an hour for larger and verified accounts), meaning you can share some truly engaging video content while tapping into Instagram’s massive user base to create buzz around your event.
Tuesday, October 15th, 2019
It’s that time of the year again, Delco: Bates Motel is back and ready for another season of terrifying haunts, levitating spirits, and echoing screams that ring throughout the night! Chosen as the Best Haunted House in America by CNN Travel, the Bates Motel and Haunted Hayride is the place to be for anyone who wants to truly feel the terror of the season.(more…)
Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
2019’s New York Comic Con (NYCC) was amazing in so many ways. Not only did the event consist of an awesome lineup of celebrity guests, panels, exclusive screenings, and incredible artists and exhibitors, but we were joined by four of our Patron Technology sister products on-site, meaning that our team had a huge role in making this iconic event a success!
Monday, October 7th, 2019
Halloween season is upon us, and Pumpkin Nights is here to bring you a magical experience the whole family can enjoy! At Pumpkin Nights, you can relish in all the fun and excitement of Halloween without the gore and scares other attractions may feature.(more…)
Thursday, October 3rd, 2019
It’s no secret that your event’s social media presence can have a huge influence on your event’s overall success. Running a social media contest in the weeks leading up to your event is a great tactic for both building anticipation and encouraging your followers to share your event with a wider audience of potential ticket buyers. Our event experts are here to give you the scoop on four different types of social media contests sure to boost your event’s ticket sales!
Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019
Our Engineering team develops the features and technology that are at the core of our system. Today, we’d like to introduce you to Aaron Cavanaugh-Broad, one of our Senior Software Engineers. In his nearly six years at ShowClix, not only has Aaron as completely revamped our reporting capabilities by developing our revolutionary Report Builder, he’s played a large role in the creation of many of our other tools organizers use to service their events.
Monday, September 30th, 2019
St. Catharines’ premier indie music festival is right around the corner! On October 5, Cicada Music & Arts Festival returns with a full day of unbelievable music, art, food, and drinks. The best part? Proceeds from the festival are donated to the Movember Foundation of Canada. Read on to learn why this festival is sure to be one that lovers of new and upcoming music won’t want to miss!