The Black Hills, translated from the native Lakota name Pahá Sápa, spans 1.2 million acres between the corners of southwestern South Dakota and northeastern Wyoming. In its center is the George S. Mickelson Trail, which occupies 109 miles of a former railroad that now gives way to bicyclists and hikers on its gravel path. … Continue reading Enduring Honor: The Black Hills Veterans March & Marathon
We know that social media marketing is a game changer when it comes to promoting your event. But where many directors and organizations fail is during the off-season, or during the time your event isn’t happening. Your Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram followers are still active on their accounts, regardless of when your event date is. … Continue reading Social Media Marketing After Your Event: What Now?
Looking for some unique event ideas for your running club, social group, sports team, or association? The popularity of autumn offers opportunities to plan around seasonal delights. Choose one the 12 creative event ideas below and create your online registration page to get started! 1. Fall Pancake Breakfast/Brunch Celebrate the turn of the season with … Continue reading 12 Creative Event Ideas for Fall
We want your event to be successful! Logos help with that. In this article, we'll cover why you need a custom logo designed for your event, list important places to display your logo (like your registration form), and provide examples of effective designs. Recognize this panda? The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) chose a panda for … Continue reading Why You Need a Custom Logo for Your Event
Photo by Gary Chan on Unsplash Feel like you need to do some spring cleaning? Going green can help make your race more attractive to registrants and sponsors, while reducing costs for your event. Being eco-friendly gives you an edge over competing events, provides more ways to interact with your sponsors, and saves money on printing. Use these 5 … Continue reading 5 Ways to Go Green with Your Race
Our core values are professionalism, security, and honesty. As an event organizer, you’re faced with the task of choosing a partner you can trust with your event registration and payments. You need a company that will protect your participants’ personal information and will safely deliver your funds in a timely manner. How can you tell … Continue reading Why SignMeUp Is The Right Choice for You
When online registration coordinator Toni Bieser invited me to the Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza, held annually the last weekend in January, I thought, “Central Minnesota in the dead of winter? What could be better?” Naturally, I accepted the invitation. I do not fish, ice or otherwise, so I had not heard of the Ice Fishing … Continue reading The Largest Event That You Haven’t Heard Of—Yet