Need a creative and cost-effective way to invite people to a dining event, celebration, or establishment? Look no farther than creating dinner tickets. And this article will help you navigate the ticket-making process as we share a step-by-step guide on how to make one. In addition, we have also compiled multiple examples of dinner ticket templates that you can take inspiration from. You can also check Ticket Samples.
A dinner ticket is an invitation card in ticket form or layout. It may be used by individuals, companies, or organizations who wish to organize a sit-down dinner event. What sets it apart from other kinds of invitation cards is its smaller size (typically 2 inches by 5.5 inches).
Study and internalize all the steps below so that you will learn how to craft ticket designs that best represents the kind of dinner event you are planning.
Perhaps the most important step in creating a dinner ticket is to choose and relate the ticket design theme with your event’s official motif. To illustrate, if you are organizing a charity gala dinner, it is best to choose an elegant ticket design theme.
After choosing a design theme, you should begin crafting the ticket’s invitation wording. Gather all the relevant information about the dinner event you are planning like the event date, time, venue, and other relevant information. You may also follow pre-formatted invitation wordings found online.
Next, select and download all the design elements like illustrations, images, header styles, typefaces, and layouts that you would like to incorporate into your dinner ticket. Make sure that all these images are sourced legally especially if you intend to use the dinner ticket for commercial purposes.
Using your preferred graphic design software, you may then combining all the text and visual elements into one ticket template design. Or, you may download a pre-formatted dinner ticket template. These graphic design templates come with built-in text and design placeholders that you can easily customize to match your ticket design needs.
After making all the necessary template design edits, save the final dinner ticket template file. Then, you may start printing the dinner tickets. You may use the services of your local print shop if you prefer to use high-quality inks and cardstock.
And that ends this short guide on creating awesome dinner ticket designs. Check out the rest of this article to see more examples of dinner templates. Also, you may browse through our website for other graphic design templates and template-making tips.
Embedded below are multiple dinner ticket templates in PSD, MS Word, Publisher, Illustrator, InDesign, and Apple Pages file formats. Choose a template design that matches your event invitation needs.
The Dinner Event Ticket Template (shown above) is best used by dining establishments who are planning a ticketed dinner events. The template above is worded for a fine dining buffet dinner but you may customize this to match whatever type of dining event you are hosting. For example, you may use this template to create BBQ cookout dinner events or Italian dinner events.
Choose the Dinner Party Ticket Template (pictured above) if you want a unique birthday invitation ticket design. With its organized layout and cursive fonts, you can customize the ticket template and use it for debutante birthdays or formal dinner parties.
Need a dinner ticket slash restaurant voucher design? If yes, check out the Dinner Ticket Template embedded above. This template is best used by restaurants who want to increase customer engagement and, at the same time, increase revenue. When editing this printable ticket template, make sure to use high-quality photos of your establishment. Also, do not forget to add your restaurant letterhead or logo design to help increase brand recall.
Need to spice up your wedding stationery designs? Try using the Wedding Dinner Ticket Template (pictured above). This wedding template is best used as an invitation card for your wedding reception dinner. Using this type of wedding dinner invitation allows you (and your wedding planner) to organize all the people attending your wedding dinner. When using this wedding ticket template, do not forget to follow the same wedding color motif or theme.
The Wedding Rehearsal Dinner Ticket Template (embedded above) is best used by couples who are planning a separate rehearsal dinner prior to the wedding day. When customizing this ticket template, make sure that you are still following your official wedding colors or theme. For example, if you are following a floral orange wedding theme, it should follow that you modify this template’s default colors to match the floral orange hues that all your other wedding stationery follows.
As its name implies, the Elegant Dinner Ticket Template (featured above) is best used by fine dining restaurants and those who are planning gala dinner events. This template uses a royal blue and gold color scheme that helps create a luxurious appeal. For best results, you may use gold foil printing techniques when printing out this dinner ticket template.
Have you chosen a dinner ticket template design? The list above is a treasure trove of different ticket template styles that will fit different occasions and events. Feel free to use any of these free and premium templates.