|DISCOVER YOUR LOCAL FLAVOR WITH HELP FROM THESE APPS
If you're wondering how to find events near you, we've got you covered! These are the best apps for discovering your local happenings, from music festivals to bar crawls and everything in between. Don't want to go out? Many of these platforms have a virtual search, allowing you to experience virtual events from the comfort of your home.
Eventbrite is an amazing tool to find local events of all kinds. Art fairs, cooking classes, live music - it's all right at your fingertips. Make sure you ‘enable location’ to see what's happening around you.
Unation is fantastic when you're looking for events for locals, by locals. You can search by location after you set up a free account, and narrow your options with filters like staff picks, recently added, and interests.
Meetup is one of the most popular event finder apps available right now, and it's easy to see why. The app focuses on in-person meetings and events, with over 100,000 Meetup events occurring every week.
Love local sports? Gametime is the app for you. It focuses on helping people find last-minute tickets for the lowest price possible, even offering extremely discounted tickets available up to 90 minutes after the start of the game.
It might seem obvious, but Facebook can be an extremely helpful resource in discovering local things to do. Thousands of small businesses, restaurants and social clubs use the free social network to promote their events and offer discounts and promotions.
An oldie but a goodie, Yelp is a tried and true method of finding the right local flavor for you. With all the filters you can imagine to find your perfect local spot, Yelp is wonderful if you're looking for verified reviews to guide you in the right direction.