Top 20 Event Planning Magazines & Publications

Are you an event planner looking for the latest industry insights and resources? Look no further. We've curated a list of the top 20 event planning magazines and publications that will keep you informed and...

Are you an event planner looking for the latest industry insights and resources? Look no further. We've curated a list of the top 20 event planning magazines and publications that will keep you informed and inspired. From trade show marketing to corporate events, these publications cover it all. Let's dive in!

1. Exhibitor Online

Exhibitor Online Rochester, Minnesota, US Exhibitor Online is the ultimate resource for trade show and corporate event marketers. With articles, news, professional certification, and educational content, it offers the best practices in the business. If you're looking for how-to articles and case studies, Exhibitor Online is the place to be.

2. Special Events

California, US Special Events is the go-to destination for event professionals in the industry. It provides news, insights, inspiration, and resources across various event segments, including strategy, design, production, and support. As the oldest and most authoritative resource for event professionals, Special Events is a must-read.

3. PCMA Convene magazine

PCMA Convene magazine New York, US PCMA, the world's largest platform for business events strategists, believes in the power of events to drive economic and social transformation. PCMA Convene magazine, published since 1986, is the leading meetings industry publication for educational content and professional development.

4. Canadian Special Events Magazine

Canadian Special Events Magazine Canada Canadian Special Events Magazine is the number one resource for planners and suppliers of special events and meetings in Canada. It keeps the event industry connected through its online, print, and face-to-face marketing and networking. Stay up-to-date with the latest industry news, trends, and events.

5. Event Industry News

Event Industry News Retford, England, UK Event Industry News (EIN) is an online magazine that caters to event professionals with event management tips, industry podcasts, features, ideas, and guest blogs. Stay in the know with the latest news, views, and reviews from the events industry.

6. Mid-Atlantic Events Magazine

Mid-Atlantic Events Magazine Pennsylvania, US Mid-Atlantic Events Magazine is the ultimate resource for corporate planners. It provides news, tips, and insights for successful meetings and events. Stay ahead of the game with Mid-Atlantic Events Magazine.

7. CIM Magazine | Australasia's Leading Business Events & Travel Magazine

CIM Magazine | Australasia's Leading Business Events & Travel Magazine Sydney, New South Wales, Australia CIM Magazine has been the market-leading publication for the meeting and events industry. It reaches decision-makers in the corporate, association, PCO, government, and group travel agent sectors. Get the latest industry insights from CIM Magazine.

8. Stand Out Magazine | Event Magazine, Event Tenders, Event News

Stand Out Magazine | Event Magazine, Event Tenders, Event News Aylesbury, UK Stand Out Magazine is a business magazine for busy events professionals. Stay updated on the latest event tenders and new business opportunities. Explore case studies, analysis, and interviews with creative minds in the industry.

9. Meetings & Incentive Travel Magazine

Meetings & Incentive Travel Magazine M&IT - Meetings & Incentive Travel - is the leading corporate event brand. It publishes an industry-focused print and digital magazine biannually. With in-depth industry insights, interviews, destination reports, and research papers, M&IT keeps you informed and connected.

10. MEET Magazine

MEET Magazine The MEET Family of Publications has been keeping corporate, association, medical, education, independent, and religious event planners informed for 20 years. Stay up-to-date with relevant vendors, industry news, tech innovations, and resources that impact your event planning.

11. Smart Meetings

Smart Meetings Sausalito, California, US Smart Meetings is the leading publisher in the meetings industry. With a focus on inspiration, it encourages meeting professionals to dream big and create brilliant experiences. Stay informed and make an impact with Smart Meetings.

12. Meetings + Events Magazine

Meetings + Events Magazine Meetings + Events magazines are region-specific publications that expose readers to cultural events, service providers, venues, and industry resources. If you're planning a meeting or creating an extraordinary event, these magazines are your go-to resource.

13. SportsEvents Magazine

SportsEvents Magazine Gulf Shores, Alabama, US SportsEvents is the only magazine dedicated exclusively to helping sports event planners be more effective and successful. Locate new sites for your events and stay informed with the latest trends and tips in the industry.

14. Facilities Media Group

Facilities Media Group For 30 years, Facilities Media Group has been a leading news source and marketing partner for professional event planners. Stay connected with the latest news, trends, and resources for conventions, tradeshows, meetings, entertainment, and special events.

15. Corporate Event News

Corporate Event News Corporate Event News covers everything from venue news to event marketing insights, vendor sourcing, content creation, career advancement, and more. Stay on top of the nitty-gritty details of corporate event planning with their informative articles and weekly e-news.

16. Prevue Meetings Magazine

Prevue Meetings Magazine Miami, US Prevue Meetings & Incentives is a multi-platform brand that provides immersive experiential travel coverage, professional development, and thought leadership for meeting and incentive planners. Get inspired and stay informed with their destination coverage.

17. Connect Association Magazine | Association Meetings and Planners

Connect Association Magazine | Association Meetings and Planners Atlanta, Georgia, US Connect Association provides educational content, inspiration, and resources for organizers of association and specialty meetings and events. Stay connected with the association meetings industry and specialty group events through their valuable insights.


CHICAGO PLANNER MAGAZINE Chicago, US CHICAGO PLANNER MAGAZINE offers a fresh perspective on the events world. Covering events, hosting events, and offering event planning services, they strive to make event planning easy and accessible. Get genuine feedback on event planning in Chicago.

And that's not all! There are many more event planning magazines and publications out there waiting to be explored. Stay inspired, informed, and connected with the latest industry trends and resources. Happy planning!

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