Facebook Events are a type of app within the social media network. They allow people and companies to organize real-world or virtual events and invite members of the social network to join.

Why do you need to know about Facebook Events?

Facebook Events are a great tool for marketers to use in for event or campaign promotion. Organizers can invite fans of the page and allow attendees to invite their friends, allowing for the viral spread of the event page. It is also possible to add photos, videos and other multimedia to the event page, to entice people to join.