Event Wristbands for Special Events - Crowd Management

When choosing which event wrist bands to select, there are a few questions you'll need to consider:

  • Types of wristbands for events
    • Security event wristbands
      • Tyvek® Wristbands
      • Plastic Wristbands
      • Vinyl Wristbands
      • Cloth Wristbands
    • Promotional event wristbands
      • Silicone wristbands 
  • Are you looking for crowd management wristbands (crowd control)
    • Any of our wristbands with a secure closure will work, these can be Tyvek® wristbands, Plastic, vinyl and/or cloth wristbands.
  • How long is your event?
    • For shorter, 1-2 day events Tyvek® Wristbands are a great economical solution.
    • For longer, 3-7 day events, Plastic Wristbands provide the comfort and security necessary to withstand days of wear and tear.
    • For multi-week events, Vinyl, Silicone, and Cloth wristbands will stand up to the harshest wear and tear.
  • Do you need to track paid access counts?
    • All of our Tyvek® event wristbands come standard with numbering.  Numbering can be added to plastic, vinyl, and cloth wristbands.
  • Do you need your logo or text on the bands?
    • If yes, you can get custom wristbands here.
    • If not, we have hundreds of in-stock event armband options that can ship same business day.
  • When do you need the wristbands?
    • All stock wristbands ship same business day if ordered by 3PM Central time.
    • Custom wristbands can ship in as low as 1 business day (Tyvek®) or as long as 15 business days (Cloth).  Please see the production time of the custom band you need when deciding.
  • Will customers need to redeem a ticket?
  • Will the wristband be used as a gift or promotionally?
    • If yes, Silicone and Cloth wristbands are a great promotional gift.
    • If not, Tyvek®, Plastic, Vinyl, and Cloth event bracelets are most commonly used for security and identification purposes.

After evaluating the previous questions about your event, you should have an idea about which event bracelets will work best for your specific needs.  

For events that require security and non transferrable identification, Tyvek®, Plastic, Vinyl, and Cloth all make great security wristbands for events.  Tyvek® wristbands are often the best solution because of their economical pricing that gives you cheap wristbands for events and quick turnaround times, while maintaining very strong security benefits.  We even let you customize them so you can create cool wristbands for events.

If you can't decide which event wrist bracelet would work best for you, feel free to contact one of our wristband specialists at (888) 256-0816 or online here.  We'll be more than happy to walk you through the wrist bands for event selection process.

Our full selection of wristbands can be used for nearly any type of event.  Some of the most common events or places you will see our wrist bracelets for events used are: sporting events, aquariums, fun centers, go-kart tracks, arcades, trampoline parks, wineries, tours, breweries, theatres, museums, parks, campgrounds, hotels, resorts, fairs, bars, night clubs, school trips, water parks, festivals, concerts, church camps, reunions, weddings, and more!

Last edited by Michele Wheat