These types of chairs are almost always purchased in large numbers and generally by churches, hotels, and other organizations that host large-scale events.

To the casual eye, there are two major types of event chairs—the ones you find in restaurants and those low-to-the-ground folding chairs you see for outdoor events, but, there’s more, including:

  • Banquet chairs (sometimes referred to as Chiavari chairs)
  • Bentwood café chairs
  • Chameleon chairs
  • Cross-back chairs
  • English garden chairs
  • Folding lawn chairs
  • Ghost chairs
  • King Louis XVI chairs
  • Marais chairs
  • Rattan chairs
  • Slotted chairs
  • And more!
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If you’re scratching your head trying to decide what type of chair to get, you’ve come to the right place. You’ll find a wealth of information about event chairs on this page.

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The best event chair depends on the kind of event you’re having and where it will be held. Given that, we’ve broken down the various event chairs on the market today into different use cases and analyzed them. Check our top picks here.

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Planning a wedding, a gathering or a function very soon? Find out which types of chairs for events are perfect for the occasion!