10 Great Examples of Event Websites Using WordPress

WordPress is a great solution for event websites. This is a collection of some of the best examples of events using WordPress themes for their website.

10 Great Examples of Event Websites

Here at Showthemes we love WordPress. While traditionally it’s been used as a blogging platform, WordPress is an amazing solution for websites. Even more so when it gets to event websites.

3,000 customers think the same way. We’ve selected the best looking adaptation of our popular event WordPress themes. These clients have really pimped their website and made it look professional, catchy, inspiring and powerful.

So let’s have a look.

 

1. Festival of Dangerous Ideas

Food For Thought

This is an incredible example of using the right artwork in the header to visually make an impact. Speakers are also perfectly laid out to display the most important performers first. Post event, the Twitter profile has been given prominence to keep the conversation going.

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Theme used: Tyler

 

2. FestUp

Fest UP

FestUp wisely uses the background picture to emphasise registration. The color scheme also perfectly blends with the picture and graphics throughout. Sponsor logos have been gracefully laid out in a non invasive manner.

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Theme used: Fudge

 

3. 6e Rencontres Du Turisme

6èmes Rencontres du Tourisme

The clean and crisp graphics of the hero image, make this website a pleasure to look at. Colours are used very wisely. Great customisation include the footer and previous editions, displayed in a very harmonic way.

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Theme used: Fudge

 

4. Jornada del Empremdedor

Jornada del Emprendedor

The color scheme is used wisely to highlight different sections of the site. The schedule presents the sessions clearly organised by tracks, identifiable from the colors assigned to different tracks.

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Theme used: Fudge

 

5. 6th Unofficial Chicago

Unofficial in Chicago

One of the best uses of picture, graphics and color scheme. Every element of the website is powerful and punchy. It makes a great impression and converts a fun and engaging element.

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Theme used: Fudge

 

6. Canada Executive Leadership Unconference

Canada Executives Leadership Unconferece

Unconferences are incredibly participative and discussion based events. Hence the prominence of the social sharing. The invite to join the conversation before, during and after the event is relevant and completely spot on.

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Theme used: Tyler

 

7. Eurohockey Club Champions Cup

EHCCC

Events are definitely not only conferences. This a great example of one of our themes used for a sporting event. It features teams and custom sponsor placement.

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Theme used: Tyler

 

8. Big Design 2015

BigDesign Events

A picture is worth 1,000 words. The chocolatey colors of the amazing picture, perfectly mix with the color scheme of the theme. Text is used appropriately and not aggressively.

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Theme used: Vertoh

 

9. Event Tech Live

Event Tech Live

Event Tech Live is a great event for professionals looking to use technology to enhance their event. They smartly used WordPress access levels to grant access to the education only to logged in users.

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Theme used: Tyler

 

10. The Art of Coaching Volleyball

The Art of Coaching Volleyball Clinics

 

A great example of clearly displaying multiple event sin a neat and organised format.

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Theme used: Januas

 

In Conclusion

Running a powerful and effective event website using WordPress is a combination of a great theme, punchy graphics, correct color scheme and wise use of content. All these elements have to work together to convey the brand of your event.

These 10 events have really delivered a fantastic user experience, extending or customizing our event WordPress templates incredibly well.

 

 

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Comments

  1. Audrey Wiedemeier says:

    I’d love to see some examples of Showthemes specific websites. I use Jaunas and would love to see what other people have done with this theme other than the Live Demo on the website. Keep up the awesome work!