People booking events this year prefer to party on Saturdays, and the celebrations are focused on social occasions, according to new data from EventUp powered by Tripleseat.
Highlights of the EventUp 2022 First Half of the Year Event Trends include:
- The average spend for events is $3,545
- Top celebrations include birthday parties and baby showers
- Saturday is still the most popular day to party
- The average event size is 130 guests
"We are seeing an uptick not only in event size but also the amount planners are willing to invest in executing a perfect celebration," said Jonathan Morse, CEO of Tripleseat. "By looking at the trends both locally and globally, we are able to better understand and support planners' needs in order to connect them with the perfect venue."