Creating A General Admission Event

General Admission events are where tickets are sold online in an ‘Open For All’ manner of event entry. It creates a sense of urgency and the best seats in the house go on a first come first serve basis. These tickets are not as expensive as Reserved Seating tickets as it doesn’t have many perks attached to it and meant for a basic event experience for anyone wishing to attend it. Enable General Admission ticket types section-by-section and the performance-by-performance basis on our dashboard to create any combination for pricing.

Steps to Create a General Admission Event

  1. Sign Up or Login
  2. Create Event & Select Seating Type
  3. Add Performances
  4. Add Ticket Types

1. Sign Up or Login

If you’re not an event presenter with Yapsody, Sign-Up to access our dashboard where you can create your General Admission events in few simple steps mentioned below. Existing event presenters can Sign- In.

Sign Up With Yapsody

2. Create Event & Select Seating Type

After you’ve successfully Signed Up as a Presenter, click on the “Create Event” tab that is located on the top left of our dashboard between the Account name and Search bar.Create Event

After clicking on Create Event, you can choose between General Admission and Reserved Seating. Select Copy Existing, if you’ve created events with Yapsody before and wish to replicate that format for a new event

.Select General Admission

The ‘Event Info’ and the ‘Pricing’ fields are mandatory while creating an event before moving on to the next field.

General Admission Event

3. Add Performances

Click on ‘Add Performances’, to add single or multiple performances, which you can later cancel, unpublish or delete due if required.

Add Performance

Add New Performance

4. Add Ticket Types

Under the Pricing tab, you can set the ticket pricing by clicking on the ‘Add’ button and you can also limit the quantity of every ticket type, and have a different limit for every performance.

Add Ticket Types

Enable ticket types on a General Admission section-by-section and performance-by-performance basis to create any combination for ultimate pricing flexibility.

Enable Ticket Types

Designating a quantity for each ticket type is optional. All ticket types pull from a common ticket pool, so you never exceed event capacity restrictions.

Save Ticket Type

After you have finished creating the event, you can view the summary of the entire event before you Publish your Event so that you can make the changes and edit the details.

After you’ve finished creating your General Admission Event, you can selling tickets from your Online Ticket Store for multiple events.

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