Why Event Organizers are Turning Away from Eventbrite and Flocking to CellarPass

Event organizers are ditching Eventbrite due to increased fees. Discover why CellarPass is their new go-to platform.

Why Event Organizers are Turning Away from Eventbrite and Flocking to CellarPass

In the bustling world of event planning and ticketing, organizers are constantly on the lookout for platforms that can efficiently manage their events while keeping costs low while giving them access to qualified guests. For years, Eventbrite has been a go-to choice for many event organizers, offering a wide range of features and services. However, recent changes within their platform have left organizers feeling frustrated and seeking alternatives.

Eventbrite, a popular ticketing and event management platform, has recently made significant changes to its fee structure, leaving many event organizers feeling the pinch. Not only have they increased their fees, but they now charge a fee for all ticketed events that sell 25 tickets or more, regardless of the ticket price. Additionally, Eventbrite has eliminated paper tickets and discontinued many of the convenient Will Call reports that event organizers rely on to track and analyze their events' performance and determine how many guests are expected to arrive at which check-in location.

This shift has left event organizers searching for alternatives that offer similar features without the hefty price tag. One such alternative that has been gaining traction in the industry is CellarPass. Designed specifically for special events targeting wine consumers, CellarPass offers all the features of Eventbrite and more, at a fraction of the cost.

So, what sets CellarPass apart from Eventbrite? Let's take a closer look:

One of the most significant advantages of CellarPass is its affordability. Unlike Eventbrite, which has increased its fees and charges for all ticketed events, CellarPass offers competitive pricing that won't break the bank for event organizers. With lower fees and transparent pricing, organizers can keep more of their hard-earned revenue.

Specialized Features
CellarPass is tailored specifically for events targeting wine consumers. This specialization allows for features and tools that cater specifically to the needs of wine events, such as vineyard tours, wine tastings, and food pairings. From managing reservations to promoting events through targeted marketing campaigns, CellarPass offers a comprehensive solution for wine event organizers.

Ease of Use
CellarPass prides itself on its user-friendly interface, making it easy for event organizers to set up and manage their events. Whether it's creating custom ticket types, designing event pages, or analyzing attendee data, CellarPass streamlines the entire process, saving organizers time and effort.

Robust Reporting: Unlike Eventbrite, which has eliminated many of its reporting features, CellarPass offers robust reporting tools that provide valuable insights into event performance. From ticket sales to attendee demographics, organizers can access real-time data to track their events' success and make informed decisions for future planning.

In conclusion, while Eventbrite may have been a popular choice for event organizers in the past, recent changes to its fee structure and features have left many seeking alternatives. CellarPass, with its focus on wine events and cost-effective pricing, has emerged as a viable solution for organizers looking to streamline their event management processes without breaking the bank. With its specialized features, ease of use, and robust reporting capabilities, CellarPass is quickly becoming the go-to choice for event organizers in the wine industry and beyond.

Jonathan Elliman
Jonathan Elliman
co-founder + cto
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