FooEvents for WooCommerce
FooEvents adds powerful event and ticketing functionality to WooCommerce. Sell unlimited tickets with no commission or ticket fees and manage free registration for practically any type of physical or virtual event such as a concert, class, conference, tour, webinar, fundraiser or sports fixture. FooEvents doesn’t require any tech skills and you can be up and running within minutes.
Manage events and sell tickets on your own terms
FooEvents removes the middle man and makes it possible to sell an unlimited number of custom branded tickets from your own WordPress website without having to pay any ticket fees or commission. FooEvents ensures that you have full control over the ticket sales process and customer data, making it the safest and most flexible event and ticketing solution available.
Built for WooCommerce
FooEvents is designed to work natively with WooCommerce. This means that you can take advantage of the security and power of the world’s most popular eCommerce platform.
Unlimited Tickets and Events
All FooEvents licenses let you create an unlimited number of events and tickets at no additional cost! Licenses are only limited to the number of websites on which FooEvents can be installed.
Sell Digital and Physical Products
You can sell tickets, physical goods and digital products all from the same website using the powerful combination of FooEvents and WooCommerce.
WordPress Theme Friendly
FooEvents works seamlessly with the majority WooCommerce compatible themes, meaning you have countless options to choose from when jazzing up your store and marketing your events to customers.
Detailed Event Information
Each event page has a unique URL that includes the event description, summary, image gallery, Google Map, event information, variation drop-downs and related products.
No Commission or Ticket fees
Event tickets are sold directly from your own website and payments are processed via any payment gateway that WooCommerce supports. Whether you sell 10 or 10,000 tickets, all your ticket revenues belong to you!
Override the use of the FooEvents default terminology with your own wording that is more appropriate for your event. For example you could change ‘Attendees’ to ‘Participants’, ‘Students’ or ‘Customers’.
Free or Paid Events
Sell tickets or register attendees for free events. Attendees will be issued tickets and registered in your WooCommerce database which is great for building a CRM database and managing event access.
No External Dependencies
FooEvents is designed to run on your own WooCommerce website and is not dependent on any third-party plugins or external services. Simply install the FooEvents plugin, configure and start selling.
WP Multisite Support
FooEvents supports WordPress Multisite which gives your clients the ability to create and manage their own events and sell tickets in a WordPress Multisite “network”.
FooEvents is compatible with the popular WordPress Multilingual (WPML) plugin. WPML lets you translate website content into different languages.
Use WordPress localization files (.PO/.MO) to change all FooEvents text outputs into your website’s default language.
Create Event Calendars
Add calendars of all your events to your website. Calendars support various themes and can be added to your posts and pages using simple short codes or widgets. See required plugin →
Manage Multi-day Events
Sell multi-day tickets that give your attendees access to an event over multiple calendar or sequential days, each day contains it’s own separate check-in. See required plugin →
Create and manage visual seating charts where attendees can view which seats are booked and select their own seats from the ones that are available. See required plugin →
Seamless integration with Zoom
Sell tickets to virtual events such as conferences, meetings and webinars using FooEvents and Zoom.
Sell tickets to virtual conferences, meetings and webinars
Seamless integration with Zoom means you can take advantage of all the monetization benefits and functionality provided by FooEvents and WooCommerce, while world class video streaming of your live virtual event is taken care of by Zoom.
Automatic Attendee Registration
Sell access to virtual events directly from your WordPress website. FooEvents connects securely to your Zoom account and can automatically pre-register attendees for once-off or recurring Zoom meetings and webinars when they purchase tickets on your website.
Own the customer relationship and your data
By selling tickets to your virtual event directly from your own website, you maintain complete control over your sales funnel and can build your customer database which will allow you to optimize conversions and adapt your event and marketing strategies as needed.
Sell tickets to physical and virtual events simultaneously
With FooEvents, you can sell tickets to physical events, virtual events or both! It’s never been easier to sell tickets and manage free registrations for all your events across multiple channels and platforms.
Give attendees access to once-off or recurring virtual events
Sell multi-day tickets for virtual events that run over multiple days or sessions such as conferences, classes and workshops. The options are endless! See required plugin →
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Send professional-looking tickets that make your events stand out from the crowd
FooEvents is designed to ensure that you have complete control over what your tickets look like, how they are sent, the format they are sent in and how they are used by your team and customers or attendees. You can take your pick from over 20 free Ticket Themes or design your own using the starter theme as a guide.
Different Ticket Types
Create different ticket types that have their own stock count, price, discount etc. This is ideal for events where access is based on the type of ticket that your customer purchased.
Manage Ticket Inventory
FooEvents leverages powerful order and stock management functionality that is native to WooCommerce so that you can specify the number of tickets available to prevent overselling.
Scan Tickets Using Barcodes or QR Codes
All tickets include a unique 1D barcode or QR code which can be scanned using a handheld barcode scanner or with our free mobile Event Check-ins apps.
Send Branded Ticket Emails
Send customizable ticket emails to attendees or ticket purchasers. Tickets include the event logo, attendee and event details and a unique 1D barcode or QR code.
Free Ticket Themes
Transform the appearance of your tickets and make your event stand out with over 20 professionally designed Ticket Themes that cover almost any occasion.
Customize Ticket Templates
With very little HTML knowledge, you can easily customize the layout and design of both HTML and PDF tickets to match the unique identity and requirements of your event.
Send PDF Tickets
Attach tickets as PDFs to the emails that are sent to attendees or ticket purchasers so that they can easily save and print out tickets in a recognizable format. See required plugin →
Give attendees the option to login and download their PDF tickets directly from the ‘My Accounts’ section of your website. This is a perfect solution for replacing lost or damaged tickets. See required plugin →
Add to Calendar
Include an ‘Add to calendar’ button on your event tickets which gives ticket purchasers the option of downloading an .ics file which adds the event to their preferred calendar. See required plugin →
Send your tickets in a clean, print-friendly format which attendees can download and print from any device that supports PDFs. See required plugin →
Manually Create Tickets
Manually create tickets for existing customers on your website or create a new user on the fly from your WordPress Admin Area.
Bulk Resend Tickets
Manually resend individual tickets or a bulk group of tickets to the purchasers or attendees at any time from your WordPress Admin Area.
Manage access with our FREE Check-ins apps
There’s no need to carry around a clumsy clipboard or kill trees when you can elegantly manage check-ins with our free, easy to use iOS and Android apps. The Event Check-ins apps give you the tools to manage access to your event like a pro and they even work when the internet goes down!
Barcode and QR Code Support
All tickets include a unique 1D barcode or QR code which can be scanned with a handheld barcode scanner or with our free Event Check-ins apps.
Make the Events Check-ins apps your own by changing the logo and color scheme directly from the plugin settings screen to match your website.
Easily find attendees that are registered for your event and view their information by searching for them by name or ticket ID.
Speed up check-ins by enabling the auto check-ins option which will automatically check-in an attendee and return to the scanning screen once their ticket has been successfully scanned.
Don’t stress if the power goes out or the internet connection drops as you can still do check-ins with the built-in offline mode until your connection is reestablished and the data automatically syncs.
Bulk Status Updates
Change the check-in status of multiple attendees using the built-in Bulk Update option. Simply select the tickets and mark them as checked-in, checked-out or canceled.
View Attendee Information
View information for attendees as well as any custom attendee fields that were captured when the ticket was purchased.
Filter the attendee list based on the current event check-in status. These include checked-in, checked-out, canceled and unpaid.
Bluetooth Scanner Integration
Scan tickets using your mobile device’s built-in camera or pair your device to any handheld Bluetooth barcode scanner.
Capture and export critical attendee information with ease
Organize your events and engage better with your attendees by capturing detailed attendee information and exporting it to your preferred CRM, marketing, reporting, webinar or other business tools.
Capture Standard Attendee Fields
Capture common information when attendees purchase a ticket. The standard fields include first name, last name, phone number, email address, company and designation.
Capture Custom Attendee Fields
Create and capture your own custom attendee input fields through an easy to use drag and drop form builder interface. See required plugin →
Allow Attendees to Reserve Seating
Allow attendees to choose their own seats based on the layout of your venue. Specify rows and seats or tables and chairs. See required plugin →
Manage Event Access
Manage access to your event like a pro with our free Events Check-ins apps or the FooEvents Express Check-ins plugin.
Export a CSV file containing all attendees for a specific event which you can open in a spreadsheet or upload to another database.
Print Name Badges
Download a PDF file that contains name badges for all your attendees which are pre-formatted in many common commercial label sizes for printing.
Make informed decisions based on event and ticket reports
Good decisions are based on good data. FooEvents provides real-time event and ticket reports which integrate seamlessly with your WooCommerce sales reports so you always know how your events are performing and can make informed business decisions based on this data.
Get a better understanding of your ticket sales and event performance. View event revenue, tickets sold, check-ins, available tickets and more.
With WooCommerce Reports, you can view your store’s detailed sales performance from month-to-month using various graphs and stats.
WooCommerce orders are generated each time a ticket is sold. Orders are linked to your tickets and contain billing information and product data.
You can’t go wrong with the world’s most popular eCommerce platform
FooEvents is designed to work natively with WooCommerce. This means that you can take advantage of the security and power of the world’s most popular eCommerce platform as well as 100+ payment gateways that it supports.
100+ Secure Payment Methods
Sell tickets and process payments via Stripe, PayPal, credit cards, direct bank transfer or cash on delivery. Choose from over 100 popular payment gateways for WooCommerce.
FooEvents piggy backs on the WooCommerce checkout process so your attendees are guaranteed a safe and familiar checkout experience.
Promote your event through fixed and percentage based discount coupons. Track and manage coupon usage directly from your WooCommerce dashboard.
Local Currency and Taxes
Set your local currency and display taxes based on the ticket purchaser’s billing address or your store’s location.
Data Remains Safe and Private
FooEvents does not access or store any of your data. All customer and ticket data is archived in your website database and never leaves your site.
We are proudly GDPR compliant and completely respect your privacy. We do not sell or share customer data with any third-parties.
PLEASE NOTE: While most of the functionality needed to sell tickets to an event is included in the FooEvents for WooCommerce plugin, some of the features outlined above are offered by way of additional premium FooEvents extensions. Where applicable, links to these extensions have been included above.
What do our customers say?
“Great product, as we only run a few functions a year, we avoid having to use a third party website that takes 5%+ from ticket sales. Support has also been great” – justinth
“Amazing plugin, i love it, the app’s really great!” – Nubesti
“It looks really good, it works, and it is simple! This is the option for someone who wants their events to work fast and even look fancy. I really like the barcode and the app. VERY SATISFIED. Very easy to use, thank you!” – joundrichi
“Very stable and working great with all of our other applications. Virtually weightless on our system!” – sdinvestor2k
“With more and more new features being developed/released. This is an amazing plugin for what it does. Easy to use and feature rich. Thank You!” – Daziaus
“Out of the box it just worked, which was great to get our project started. Setup is pretty straight forward and not difficult once you get your head around the basic logic of how to setup an event.” – Stefan
“Great product! Since we only run a few functions a year, we avoid having to use a third-party website that takes 5%+ from ticket sales. Support has also been excellent!” – Justin
“I absolutely love this plugin, it’s exactly what I’ve needed for a while and it’s being working brilliantly. I am in awe of your skill!” – Hannah
“FooEvents is a great plugin to manage event tickets. I used it for an international fair and the result was excellent. I recommend it 100%!” – javiromero
“This is THE plugin for events.” – digit89
“Customer service response is outstanding – very fast and efficient response to ticket enquiries which made the initial interaction easy. As a small NPO the generous NPO discount on products is a huge help – thank you!” – Helen
“I tried a number of ticketing plugins prior to FooEvents – all of them promised various features and didn’t deliver most of them at an inflated price. FooEvents does exactly what I needed.” – Sithra
“Great plugin for selling tickets through WooCommerce. The customizable tickets and scanning smart phone app are awesome!” – eastcoastliquor
“Great futures for a outstanding price and great support.” – onbir
“Amazing plugin, I love it! The FooEvents Check-ins app is also really great.” – Malexism
“This is an outstanding module. When I had an issue which was caused by another conflicting plugin, the author offered tremendous help and proceeded to offer a refund if it couldn’t be fixed. We fixed in anyway but I had the piece of mind that the author was fully committed to customer satisfaction. The issuing of tickets and checking in facility on phone is brilliant! Easily 5 stars!” – webfoleo
“The advantage of FooEvents is that is allows you to focus on event management. Many other plugins focus on the calendar and I do not find that important. Your plugin with the various add-ons cover most requirements.” – Michael
“It looks good, it works, and it’s simple! This is the solution for someone who wants their events to run smoothly and even look fancy. I really like the barcode scanning functionality and FooEvents Check-ins app. VERY SATISFIED. Thank-you!” – Joundrichi
“This is the second year we’ve used FooEvents and it’s getting better.” – Daniel
“Easy to install and configure and is perfect for my client’s needs (a box office for local arts centre)” – JonTarrant
“So convenient, beautiful and simple with an easy to use interface. Everything works as expected and makes check-in a breeze.” – Salara
“Very good plugin for the low price – lots of features” – katemcc