It’s safe to say that social distancing guidelines changed a lot about the event industry. People started to look at in-person gatherings in a whole new light, asking themselves how to get people together while keeping them apart. And after a year of virtual events taking the reins, event planners are now looking for ways to pivot back to their old ways while respecting the newfound love for digital options and distancing.
Believe it or not, this is a great time for event planners to come up with ideas that allow people to be distant while enjoying their time together. Right now, people are seeking out these opportunities to integrate fun and innovative concepts into their events.
Below, we’ll go through a few ideas for distant yet creative event planning business ideas that can give you inspiration.
A good events business idea will be something that is new, exciting and innovative. Whether you choose to be the one holding the clipboard and planing the events or opt to be part of the event itself by providing entertainment and services, look for something that has never been done before and try it out!
A few fun business ideas to start now:
- Live-stream service for weddings and parties
- Touchless photobooth creator
- Camping excursion planner
- Picnic planner and games coordinator
- Outdoor scavenger hunt maker
And if you need help doing it, we’ve even included printable checklists to help you get started. You can download the event planning startup checklist to make sure all of your boxes are checked when you begin to think about creating your business, and the events checklist to make sure each event goes according to plan.
The most important thing to do when creating your new event planning business is get creative, have fun and plan accordingly.