US Air Guitar Champs shows the power of an events community

We were excited to chat with the US Air Guitar folks because we see this as what great events are all about: an incomparable live experience that has developed its own strong community. In short, they’re a model of how a truly engaged community can help a unique concept take off. So what are some of their winning strategies? We saw 3 key elements to their success.
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Guest post: A new user shares her Eventbrite "Top 10"

There’s nothing more fun for us than hearing a new user’s Eventbrite success story. We’ve worked hard to tailor our features for an amazing out-of-the-box experience, and it’s exciting when we hear which ones really stood out! Laura Otero is a marketer and event organizer based in South Carolina. She recently decided to try Eventbrite for her upcoming Main Street Latin Festival Kickoff and After Party, after comparing several event-management platforms.
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The votes are in, and the MyEventRocked winner is…

The Concert for Epilepsy—Chad Barth’s incredible March benefit concert in Washington, DC! This awesome annual event uses the draw of great live music to raise funds for the Epilepsy Foundation of America. When we at Eventbrite talk about the power of the live experience, this is exactly the kind of thing we have in mind. It’s also a truly inspiring cause, and we’re proud to announce it as our contest winner.
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Vote for the winner of MyEventRocked!

We hope you’ve enjoyed reading all the amazing MyEventRocked stories this week. Now comes the best part: It’s time to vote on your favorite! Links to each of the finalists are included below. After you’ve checked them out, select your favorite in the form beneath them. You may vote once per day, and the voting will run for one week.
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MyEventRocked finalist: The Art of Weddings

Having Eventbrite for online ticket sales was such a great help! I didn’t know how I was going to process credit card orders and didn’t want to pay a high fee to do so. Eventbrite was the perfect solution. It also was very helpful in sending out a newsletter of the event and promoting it on Facebook! So easy to use!
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