Lanyrd is described as 'allows you to add events, discover new and exciting conferences and track your friends to see what events they are attending. Find fascinating events'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Lanyrd, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Android, iPhone, iPad and SaaS. The best alternative is Meetup, which is free. Other great sites and apps similar to Lanyrd are DownToMeet (Free Personal), Colloq (Free Personal), Collaborizm (Free) and Calendify (Freemium).
Helps groups of people with shared interests plan meetings and form clubs in local communities around the world. Joining an existing meetup is free. However each meetup group can charge dues. The mobile applications are free.
Calendify is an event community that brings together individuals and event organizers. Calendify lets you easily create event calendars and publish them in minutes. Anyone can subscribe, share, and comment on them to stay up to date and network with others.
Your Sports and Interests Ecosystem. The easiest and fastest way to pursue your passions and do that thing you love. Looking to play a sport, go for a run, sing, dance, play music. You can do all that and more at 100MPH.
Emamo is a central hub for event management for organizations. Collect RSVPs or connect to your ticketing partner and give attendees a seamless experience. Let attendees bookmark sessions — and use it to predict which sessions need to be moved to larger rooms.