Different types of events may require varied venues. Some events work best with interior spaces other work best with exterior spaces. Formal gatherings tend to lean on private spaces for professional purpose; and spaces like board rooms and conference halls would be most suitable for such gatherings. Informal on the other hand works best in open public venues. This include parks, gardens etc. in order to increase interactions. The best thing is that you can always customize your venue to suit your event needs.
Number of people attending
Well this may or may not be within your control depending on the kind of event. There are events which are invite only, others have the option to bring a plus one and there are those which are okay with bringing anyone and everyone who would agree to tag along. This way you have a rough or specific idea of the number expected and in turn book the appropriate kind and suitable venue. A key factor is if you’re unsure always go for the largest number possible realistically.
Convenient and easily accessible Location
Locations differ in term of availability and cost. A location with a large number of traffic for a concert would be the first choice for maximum social gathering. A secluded area in private would be more convenient for an engineering conference. Availability of parking is also important if you expect a high turnout. So it’s important to consider all this logistics beforehand.
How much can you spend
The amount of money you’re willing to spend is important. The expense to be incurred varies depending on factors like size of the gathering, food options, how lavish everything is etc. An outdoor space may be cheaper but it might also require you to seek washroom services from VacuumXpress to take care of that. An interior space on the other hand would be costlier as they are providing all round services as a whole.