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Description/contact info.
Expires
OEN/PL001
1 BIG NIGHT OUT BAR TOURS
1 Big Night Out Bar Tours has been running guided pub and bar tours in central London for tourists, language students, ex-pats and students since 2009, and now they're looking for sponsors. Targeting a youthful, international demographic, the tours are run by a group of expert pub crawl guides - all pros in partying - with visits to a selection of five venues every night, from cool quirky bars to world famous nightclubs. 1 Big Night Out Bar Tours attracts individuals, private parties and corporate users. The great attraction for all of them is that they don’t have to wait for the weekend to party! "Please have a look at our sponsors' media pack, and give me some feedback and thoughts on if it's something you'd like to get on board with. I'm sure we can give our sponsors some great brand awareness - whilst also developing a bespoke, on tour recommendation to provide good immediate ROI". Contact: Julian Foster. Address: 1 Big Night Out, Room 12, 9 Great Newport Street WC2H 7JA. Tel.: 07792 659005. E-mail:
Julian@1bignightout.com
link to website

  Download more info.!   Click button to download more information about sponsorship opportunities offered by 1 Big Night Out (pdf format)

 

Ongoing
OEN/PL002
2MA LTD.
2 MA Ltd. boasts a worldwide reputation for delivering high quality action entertainment. UK based 2MA is one of Europe's leading production houses for live action entertainment. The company's expertise in producing top quality shows around the globe ensures that it is widely accepted as one of the best. With offices in the UK, Germany, Hungary and the USA, 2MA offers a wealth of experience and can advise its clients on all aspects of show production, including conceptual outlines, set design, pyrotechnics, health & safety, liability and insurance implications, talent scouting, writing, directing, stunt co-ordinating and much, much more. 2MA is actively involved within many aspects of the entertainment industry and has vast experience in producing outstanding entertainment. The company has produced shows for Alton Towers, Chessington World of Adventures, Warner Brothers Germany, Thorpe Park, Drayton Manor, Six Flags, Phantasialand Germany, Mitsui Greeland Japan and Aqualandia Spain. Other clients include Marvel, the BBC, ITV, Jetix, Microsoft, DFID, The Metropolitan Opera New York and Universal Music Group, plus many, many more. Sponsorship opportunities include    sponsorship of specific 2MA shows, including Water Warriors, Thunderdome Games, Wonderboy, etc.    direct product use in the public eye to audiences of over 120,000 at each show    brand/logos being seen on set, public entry onto set, equipment, costumes    providing shows at existing (or new) events specifically for the sponsor    logos on the company's world class performers, writers and directors in and out of show attire    logo also on the company's email newsletter    opportunity to link the 2MA Ltd website both ways to the sponsor's website, so the audience can see the full extent of the sponsorship    product/brand mention by the commentator during shows    show/production branding to the sponsor's name, eg Malibu's Water Warriors Extreme Stunt Show. 2MA Ltd. offers a consultancy service within the package to provide credible information on the various sports and activities for the sponsor to be able to use in their product promotion. 2MA Ltd. is covered for all forms of insurance and risk assessments. Its team have first aid certification and CRB clearance. Contact: Mo Matthews. Address: Springvale, Tutland Road, North Baddesley SO52 9FL. Tel.: 023 8074 1354. E-mail: mo.matthews@2ma.co.uk
link to website

 

Ongoing
OEN/PL005
AQUARIA SHOW LTD
This is an opportunity for a Headline Sponsor to link with a spectacular show about to take the UK by storm. Already immensely successful in Europe, America and Russia this is their first visit to the UK. Aquaria Show Ltd are looking for £150,000 for full sponsorship rights for a three year period. "The Headline Sponsor will receive corporate tickets for the shows plus hospitality at each venue linked with workshops to include schools with a conservative UK audience estimate of around 70,000 people plus TV adverts, press and social media viewing. They will also have the opportunity to run competitions for the audiences to meet the cast at the show and have exposure to TV advertising at the various venues. We will also be advertising constantly at each venue during the run up to the shows. There is also potential for European advertising should this be important to the sponsor. The show covers six major areas of the UK and has the full support of theatres to the degree that they will recommend the show to other major theatres. This is a spectacular show for all the family and to add to the quality of the shows we hope to announce an internationally renowned actor who will provide the voiceover for the shows". Contact: David Smith. Address: The Theatre, 7 Church Street, Leatherhead KT22 8DN. Tel.: 01372 824261. E-mail:
david@show-booker.com
link to website

 

Ongoing
OEN/PL006
BATFAST CRICKET CENTRES
BatFast manufactures and develops portable cricket simulators that allow users to face the world's best cricket bowlers. "Our scoring system, instant replay capability, state of the art stadium sound capability and commentary features make our simulators fun, engaging and competitive and are comfortably the most immersive sports simulation technology in the market. We plan to conduct a tour of four UK shopping malls. Our goal is to engage the public with the sport of cricket and enable them to experience what it is like to be an international cricket batsman. We hope to partner with a brand that shares the same values as us, as we get more and more young people actively playing sports and building vibrant communities. Sponsors can expect to brand our equipment with their logos, get shared ownership of all social media content generated and naming rights to the event. Most importantly, sponsors will get to directly engage with thousands of users and create awareness of their brand to millions of users. The advertising brochure has more information and you can see other information on our website,
www.batfast.com. Hope this is of interest to your company and please do not hesitate to get in touch with us at any time". Contact: Runish Gudhka, Head of Business Development. Address: Gordon House, 29 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PP. Tel.: 08006893137. E-mail: runish.gudhka@batfast.com.
link to website

Some important features of the targeted shopping malls

    Family friendly
    Between 90K and 200K footfall per week
    Middle income and upper middle income shoppers
 
https://www.facebook.com/BatfastCC/?fref=ts  
https://twitter.com/BatfastCC


  Download more info.!   Click button to download more information about sponsorship opportunities offered by BatFast Cricket Centres (pdf format)

 

Ongoing
OEN/PL007
THE BRITISH FIREWORK CHAMPIONSHIPS from THE EVENT SERVICES ASSOCIATION
The British Firework Championships, now in their nineteenth year, is the biggest free event taking place in the South West each August. Attracting a family crowd of around 200,000 people over two nights, the event features a competition involving six 10 minute firework displays by professional display companies. In order to expand the event further, the organisers are seeking a headline sponsor to work with, to develop the Championships. This would include the provision of a dedicated radio station on which the sponsor's brand can be promoted. The event already attracts wide media coverage across the South West, as well as nationally. It offers excellent scope for expansion into promotional activity for the right sponsor. Contact: Jim Winship. Address: The Event Services Association, 18c Moor Street, Chepstow NP16 5DB. Tel.: 01291 636331. Fax: 01291 630402. E-mail:
Jim@tesa.org.uk
link to website

 

Ongoing
OEN/PL008
BURGESS PREMIER SMALL ANIMAL SHOW
Would you like to showcase your brand, product or service to thousands of small animal lovers over two days? Approximately 3,000 gerbils, guinea pigs, hamsters, mice, rabbits and rats will attend The Burgess Premier Small Animal Show, the longest-running and biggest small animal show in the UK. Essentially 'The Crufts' of the small animal world, the show has been a key date since 1921, as it sees hundreds of breeders of small animals come together, under one roof, for the competition of the year. Formerly the Bradford Championship Show, from this year the event has a new title, new look and new marketing investment, the aim being to make this year's competition the largest in the show's ninety year history. Open to the public, the show sees around 10,000 animal enthusiasts come through the doors at the Yorkshire Event Centre in Harrogate. "Whether marketing or sales is your goal, this show is a fantastic opportunity for you to target the small animal market! We are seeking premier partners to support the event, with packages starting at just £1,000. Click the download button below for an overview of these packages, which include a double prime position trade stand, inclusion within the Burgess Premier Small Animal Show PR and marketing materials, feature and link on the official website and a free feature in our show guide. Packages are negotiable. Please contact us to discuss our sponsorship packages in further detail - or see our website for latest information". Contact: Kirsty O'Connor, PR and Events Consultant. Tel.: 01943 855630. E-mail:
kirstyoconnor@hatchpr.co.uk
link to website

  Download more info.!   Click button to download more information from the Burgess Premier Small Animal Show (pdf format)

 

Ongoing
OEN/PL009
COMMUNITY CENTRAL CIC: SALUTE TO THE ARMED FORCES
Community Central CIC is a not-for-profit, Community Interest Company (CIC) based in Leeds. "We work in significantly disadvantaged areas to build community cohesion and promote social and financial inclusion through a variety of projects. The event we are seeking sponsorship for is Armley's Salute to the Armed Forces, an outdoor family fun day to support Armed Forces Day on Saturday, 24th June. Our event is currently the only privately organised celebration approved by the Ministry of Defence in Leeds. Our event has attracted an unprecedented amount of interest from the public, as well as the media, so to accommodate this we have expanded on our original plan which was for a much smaller event. This, of course, has also increased the cost of bringing this community event to the residents of Leeds. The area in which the event is to be held is highly diverse in terms of nationalities, cultures, faiths and race, making this an ideal location to highlight that diversity is positive and adds richness to our communities and that Leeds people - regardless of background - respect, appreciate and stand by our British Armed Forces. On the day, civic leaders, our regional Crime Commissioner and members of the uniformed services will be attending with the BBC, other local news broadcasters and the press covering our event. We are looking at making this an annual event. Please contact us to discuss sponsorship opportunities associated with this high profile event". Contact: Roxanne Newsome. Address: Castleton Mill, Castleton Close, Leeds LS12 2DS. Tel.: 07511020196. Fax: 07511020196E-mail:
rox@communitycentral.co.uk.
link to website

https://www.facebook.com/communitycentralleeds/  
https://twitter.com/ComCentLeeds


 

Ongoing
   OEN/PL010   
GLOBAL FREESTYLE
Global Freestyle offers the opportunity for a sponsor to be involved with something that is fresh, new and current. They're a group of the UK's best football freestylers who demonstrate their skills as individuals and in a team at stadiums and live events across the country. Past performances include ten man football skill displays at Old Trafford and Stamford Bridge. They demonstrate their original concept of team freestyle displays at a lot of big name venues around the country. "Our previous clients include Audi, Coca Cola, Du Telecommunications (Dubai) and many more! The sponsor would get the chance to be aligned with Global Freestyle and have their own brand reach the same audience that we do, which in the past has been over 75,000 live spectators. Where possible we can offer this exposure. Also through other media sources like TV, newspapers, etc.". Contact: Danny McGhee. Address: 36 Station Road, Aldridge, Walsall, West Midlands WS9 0BN. Tel.: 07908 477385. E-mail:
info@globalfreestyle.com
link to website

 

Ongoing
OEN/PL011
GRADUATION BALL: LONDON SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS
The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) is the foremost social science university in the world. "Based in central London, LSE is home to over 11,000 students representing over 140 different nations' worth of top talent. The School's graduates go on to shape the financial, business, political and voluntary sectors across the globe. The glamorous Graduation Ball will be held at the stunning Brewery in the City of London. Between 6.00pm and 1.00am, 800 students will celebrate with a champagne reception, three course meal and live music. By supporting the party of the LSE social calendar, you gain exclusive access to our incredible students as they leave university and embark on their careers. To discuss the opportunities available, please get in touch". Contact: Jess Forsyth. Tel.: 020 7955 7158. E-mail:
j.forsyth1@lse.ac.uk
link to website

Why sponsor the Graduation Ball?

    Experiential marketing
Create a closer bond between graduating LSE students and your organisation as an employment contender through immersing your brand within the social event of the university calendar. Possible experience benefits could include: photo booth provision and playful props; entertainers with sponsor branding; goodie bags for graduate life.

    LSE graduates
As university of the year for graduate employment, our alumni are in high demand. 88% of LSE graduates employed in the UK after their studies are located in London, and work within a variety of fields. The most popular fields of employment are increasingly the financial, legal and insurance sectors, with well over 30% of graduates securing such work upon graduating.

- 11,000+ students at LSE of whom approximately 90% will receive a First Class or Upper Second Class BA
- 800 attendees at the event
- 60% Female, 40% Male attendees
- 70% of attendees recall the sponsor of the Ball
- anticipate tickets selling out several months before the event
- 40% graduate with no secured employment
- 10,000+ unique website visits per month
- future ABC1 demographic entering the consumer markets
- Facebook event: 140,000+ reach and 2,000+ responses

    Opportunities and benefits

Exclusive Graduation Ball sponsor - title rights: "LSE Graduation Ball brought to you by LSESU and …'"
Promotional logo and thanks on all print and digital event promotion
Exposure on email communications sent to all 12,000+ LSE students
Web banner for month preceding Ball on
Your own advert on our digital screen for six weeks
Presence in the official 'thank you' and follow up communications to all attendees
Scope for sponsor supplied entertainment element - experiential creative marketing

    At the event
Two tickets to attend the Graduation Ball for you, your colleagues or clients
2 x promotional roller banners and artwork at the red carpet entrance seen by all attendees
Prime position for on-site presence at the Ball for brand exposure - a great chance to distribute branded giveaways and talk to students
Flyers/promotional material (to be agreed with LSESU in advance) on all tables (seating between 8 and 15 students).

Download more info.!   Click button to download more information about the opportunity to sponsor the London School of Economics Graduation Ball 2017 (pdf format)

https://www.facebook.com/lsesu  
https://www.twitter.com/lsesu

 

Ongoing
OEN/PL012
HALIFAX CHARITY GALA
"Halifax Charity Gala is your opportunity to promote your business to around 15,000 people! And better still you will also be supporting lots of local good causes! The Halifax Charity Gala welcomes between 10,000 and 20,000 people to Manor Heath Park on the second Saturday in June each year, with many hundreds more along the route of the Grand Procession. Get your business known to these potential customers while supporting our community. The Halifax Charity Gala has a number of sponsorship opportunities starting from only £15.00! All our adverts and sponsorship printing are professionally done in full colour. Programme adverts range from £15.00 to £175.00 for a full page. Sponsor our 10,000 tickets for £250.00; 1,000 posters for £150.00; 10,000 A5 leaflets for just £300.00. Really want to get noticed? Sponsor our main arena for £1,000.00. Get the full list of possibilities from
www.halifaxgala.org.uk/programme". Contact: Lee Gething. Address: PO Box 810, Halifax HX1 9QD. Tel.: 01422 735101. E-mail: sponsorship@halifaxgala.org.uk
link to website

 

Ongoing
OEN/PL013
HUDDERSFIELD FOOD AND DRINK FESTIVAL (HUDDERSFIELD PARTNERSHIP)
Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival (Hudds Food Fest) is the largest FREE festival of its kind in Yorkshire and in 2015 attracted over 100,000 people over its four day period, from across the north of England and as far away as Cornwall and New York. Set within the exquisite backdrop of St George's Square, the event highlights the best of Huddersfield, including its local cuisine, beautiful surroundings and talented entertainers. "The festival has a strong brand and its reputation precedes it. With a colossal following, the event grows from strength to strength. We're ever thankful to our previous sponsors, including John Smith's Stadium/Heineken, Santander, Jamie's Ministry of Food, Heart Radio, Saltaire Brewery and First TransPennine Express (to name a few). We are now seeking new sponsors to enhance our existing brand and further elevate our event to national significance". Contact: Karen Hobson, Partnership Manager. Address: 23b Packhorse Walk, Packhorse Centre, Huddersfield HD1 2RT. Tel.: 01484 480890. E-mail:
karen@huddersfieldpartnership.co.uk
link to website
 
https://www.facebook.com/htcpl/?fref=ts  
https://twitter.com/huddsfoodfest

 


Download more info.!   Click button to download more information about sponsorship opportunities offered in connection with the Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival (pdf format)

 

Ongoing
OEN/PL014
HULL LGBT COMMUNITY PRIDE - UK PRIDE 2017
2017 is an exciting year for Hull LGBT Community Pride. "Not only is Hull the UK City of Culture for 2017, we are also hosting the first annual UK Pride as part of a national network of over a hundred regional Prides. It is also fifty years since the decriminalisation of being gay. It will be a massive celebration, encompassing a whole week which will garner much local, national and international media coverage. We believe we can work together for a mutually beneficial partnership. This is a fantastic opportunity for you to be involved with the largest LGBT+ celebration in 2017. A list of the main events follows, but we will be running events throughout the week.     Pride Parade: up to 105 individual UK Prides will be marching along with organisations such as the Police (every force to be represented) and the Fire Brigade. This year will see the parade undertake the longest route in its history.     Main Pride Event: the main Pride event will this year be held for the first time at Queens Gardens, a ten acre site right in the middle of Hull city centre. There will be the main stage, with live entertainment featuring music from the last fifty years, together with a VIP site for corporate sponsors and stalls for organisations that provide support for the LGBT+ community. This will be a family event, so everybody can get involved with individual stalls and attractions. We are even going to have a symphony orchestra perform a specially arranged LGBT+ musical timeline in an evening concert, with special guests making an appearance. 2017 is a big year for us and we welcome you to get involved. We are looking for sponsorship for a very wide range of events, so we would appreciate your taking the time to click on the download button below and read the attached booklet. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact me". Contact: Danielle Oliver, Trustee, Sponsorship and Advertising Opportunities. Address: 31 Rosebury Street, Hull HU5 6PQ. Tel.: 01482442543. E-mail:
danielle@prideinhull.co.uk.
link to website

Other UK Pride events include

    LGBT+ Film Festival
    LGBT+ Comedy Festival
    LGBT+ Poetry, Spoken Word Festival
    LGBT+ Photography Festival
    LGBT+ Tea Time Talks
    LGBT+ Cabaret Fundraising Ball
    LGBT+ Job Skills and Entrepreneur Workshops

and so much more. There will also be many community supported events throughout this landmark week of celebration.

https://www.facebook.com/hullcommunitypride/?fref=ts  
https://twitter.com/prideinhull

 


Download more info.!   Click button to download more information about the opportunity to sponsor UK Pride 2017 (pdf format)

 

UK Pride - 22/07/2017 to 28/07/2017; Hull Pride - annual
OEN/PL015
THE ITALIAN JOB
The Italian Job has a highly successful track record over twenty-one years of delivering widespread publicity and media coverage throughout the UK and Europe. It is featured in regional, national and international newspapers, on television and radio and also has a dynamic online presence. The Italian Job brand is fun, quirky and has a broad demographic appeal. It attracts motoring, travel and more general media interest. "Our links with national children's charities help boost our profile and those of our sponsors. We offer a full range of cost-effective marketing and promotional opportunities to suit almost any budget. We are flexible and happy to tailor corporate packages to your needs. We welcome participation at whatever the level of your proposed involvement. What do we offer?     Branding - a cost effective and eye-catching way of showcasing your brand with a dynamic fun event which enjoys a year-round profile     Promotions - link your local, regional or national promotion to The Italian Job to communicate your message to a wider target audience    Networking - we are the perfect vehicle to make new contacts, interact and exchange ideas. Talk to us and we will be delighted to help you meet your objectives and show you how The Italian Job can be good company for your company". Contact: Giulia P St George, Senior Partner. Address: 93 Hangleton Road, Hove, East Sussex BN3 7GH. Tel.: 01273 418 100. Fax: 01273 418 858. E-mail: gsg@italianjob.com
link to website

You can also get involved by ...

     Sponsoring a local Mini
     Advertising in our Souvenir Programme
     Donate some items to our Auction
     Use The Italian Job as an incentive ... training or corporate hospitality package ...

 

Ongoing
OEN/PL016
LAMBBOOKS.ORG
Positioned midway between serialised TV shows and novels, Lambbooks produces and publishes Christian family entertainment: bite-sized, illustrated, serialised profiles of significant persons and events of the Christian calendar: Claudia Procula - the wife of Pontius Pilate, Pontius Pilate, Longinus, Judas Iscariot, etc. Publication is in colour and black and white, formatted to stream on all digital devices - mobile phones, tablets and computers - and also in paperback. "We currently have 130 titles. Publications are designed to appeal to some 2 billion believers worldwide, with publications in eight languages: English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, German, Chinese and Japanese. But because names like Claudia Procula, Pontius Pilate and Longinus, etc., have become mainstream, it also aims to attract the remainder of the curious or critical public, with a focus here on entertainment. They are streamed onto a global delivery platform via our own website and also via Amazon channels to the US, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Germany, The Netherlands, Brazil, Japan, Australia, Canada, Mexico and India. We aim to release two new titles/month/language.     Our reach - the nature of our content encourages lively debate and we have acquired a vigorous, interactive, debating audience on Twitter, with one of the highest records of favourited exchanges on the network, and also an interactive audience on Facebook, with daily impressions ranging between 20,000 and 103,000 impressions at minimum bid. With Twitter, Ads, at minimum bid, we achieve on average 50,000 impressions/day/cover, across English, French, Italian, Spanish and German. Daily website traffic is now over 10,000 impressions/month and growing fast. With the right amount of resources, we can increase this traffic per title per day a hundred fold. Because our content is sourced from approved revelations carrying the imprimatur of the likes of Pope Pius XII, and actively promoted by the much-loved Saint Padre Pio and Mother Theresa, our audience trusts us. By partnering with Lambbooks, our sponsor(s) stand to benefit from this trust". Contact: Martha. Address: 2 Dalkeith Court, 45 Vincent Street SW1P 4HH. Tel.: +44-751-2916-706. E-mail:
info@lambbooks.org.
link to website

Opportunities

We offer the opportunity to incorporate the sponsor's logo

1. In a 10cm x 8.5cm revolving Announcement Screen on our Homepage
2. In a centre stage slide on our main home page slider: 21 cm x 10cm
3. Via a website banner, with choice of positioning on the header or side blogs
4. Included on all cover advertising, in any or all eight languages, in any or all market places.

https://twitter.com/lambbooks


  Download more info.!   Click button to download more information about sponsorship opportunities offered by Lambbooks (pdf format)

 

Ongoing
OEN/PL017
SEEDTIME PROJECTS
"Would you like to promote your products or services to 7,000+ local people in Dagenham and the surrounding areas? One that promotes community cohesion to meet your corporate social responsibility aims?" In the Mix is a community cohesion festival, in the London Borough of Barking & Dagenham, aimed at bringing about better understanding and harmony in the community, especially across race, age and religion whilst celebrating talent and diversity. The event is advertised in the local press and also via a full advertising campaign on the local radio station that reaches 29,000 adults per week. The project is initiated by the charity Seedtime Projects. "We believe that by bringing the entire community together to celebrate diversity through music, art and entertainment, there will be better understanding between various groups of people living in the community. Community cohesion is a buzz word in Barking and Dagenham and In The Mix is truly becoming on of the main events for connecting the local community. Seedtime Projects has various sponsorship packages available from £50 - £30,000. Further information is available on request. Get Ready ... get In The Mix!" Contact: Dawn Quye-Joyce, Community Engagement Manager. Address: 5a Parsloes Avenue, Dagenham, Essex RM9 5PA. Tel.: 020 8596 0106. Fax: 020 8526 7011. E-mail:
dawn@seedtimeprojects.org.uk.
link to website

 

Ongoing
OEN/PL018
THE SHEEP SHOW
1.5 million people every summer see The Sheep Show at over 120 different locations in the UK. This educational but entertaining show is a live stage show about sheep, wool and the countryside. "For twenty years it has entertained the public with its nine show sheep showing the different breeds, where they are from and how we shear a sheep. Don't miss the dancing sheep!! 2,000 children between the ages of 6 and 11 can be captivated for thirty minutes by this ewe-nique show. Audiences are of all ages, but have a high proportion of females. Is it the good looking Kiwi presenters, or "Nobby the Norfolk Horn" - or perhaps "Sam the Suffolk"? Highly visual and very photogenic, this is an ideal sponsorship opportunity". Contact: Richard Savory. Address: Spring Barn, Gateley, Dereham, Norfolk NR20 5EF. Tel.: 01328 829888. E-mail:
info@sheepshow.fsnet.co.uk.
link to website

  Download more info.!   Click button to download more information from The Sheep Show (pdf format)

 

Ongoing
OEN/PL019
SHOW IN THE PARK
(Call for updated details). York will add a new event to its tourism calendar in 2016 with the launch of a summer festival called Show in the Park, due to take place at York's Knavesmire area from 11.00am to 10.00pm on 30th and 31st July (call for updated details). With two full days of family entertainment, from Monster Trucks to Party Bands, Bar to Street Food, Display Teams to Craft Fair and much more, there will be plenty of fun for all the family. "The two-day family festival features live music, galloping horses, stunt shows, BMX displays and many more events and activities. Punch and Judy shows, circus workshops and a petting zoo will appeal to younger members of the family, whilst performances from Take That and One Direction tribute bands will be the highlight of the evening entertainment. Monster truck Red Dragon will also be performing throughout each day with a chance to ride on board, and each evening will end with stunning pyrotechnic displays from Twister Pyrotechnics launching fireworks from aeroplanes! The festival is set to include daytime arena displays, a fairground and live music, as well as the aerial pyrotechnic displays, which will close the festival on both days. Show in the Park is the latest project from York-based company Events & Attractions Limited, which has been involved in running events in England for twenty-five years. Daytime highlights: groups planning a visit to the new festival will be able to see a variety of daytime attractions. The main arena will host displays including galloping horses, stunt shows, clown cars and BMX demonstrations. A second arena will host a Red Dragon Monster Truck - a giant truck seating up to ten passengers who can enjoy a bumpy ride aboard the vehicle. There will also be an area for children, who will be able to learn circus skills, enjoy Punch & Judy and meet animals in a petting zoo. Further daytime highlights include walkabout entertainers and a collection of funfair rides. The festival after dark: in the evening, the main stage will host a party band as a warm-up act to a major tribute act each evening. These will be a One Direction tribute on Saturday evening and a Take That act on Sunday. The festival will end each day with 'Twister' pyrotechnics - fireworks fired out of planes to create an exciting finale. Ticket information: tickets are on sale now, and organisers can choose to pay for a £12.50 adult ticket for each day, or a combined two-day ticket at a cheaper rate of £20. The daytime entertainment and evening concerts are included in the price, and those booking online in advance will receive £5.00-worth of discount vouchers redeemable at the funfair. For more information and tickets visit
www.showinthepark.com. Sponsors will benefit from large attendances and major high profile publicity across the region. The event is licensed for ten thousand people on both days. Minster fm, which covers the city of York and surrounding areas such as Selby, Tadcaster, Thirsk, Goole, Howden and parts of Leeds, will be broadcasting live on both days and also compering the event on both days. Interviews and adverts will be broadcast during the lead-up to the event. Newspapers and magazines have already been publishing stories about the event and working alongside our PR company. In advance of the event, there will also be a 25-mile radius poster advertising campaign, covering a huge area with thousands of posters. Updated details of sponsorship opportunities in connection with Show in the Park are available on request. Contact us now for updated information". Contact: Trevor Nutt, Director. Address: York Racecourse, Tadcaster Road, North Yorkshire YO23 1EX. Tel.: +441759371844. E-mail: trevor@showinthepark.com
link to website
 
https://www.facebook.com/ShowInThePark  
https://mobile.twitter.com/Showinthepark

 

 

Ongoing
OEN/PL020
STREAT PR: STREET FOOD AND FAMILY FUN FESTIVAL
StrEat PR Ltd was set up by Cathy McConaghy in 2015. For many years Cathy was a professional event organiser and gave that up to become one of the first street food traders in the UK. With her little pink camper van, Cathy was part of the "street food revolution" that paved the way for the industry we know and love today. After seven years of trading at numerous events, festivals and highly prestigious corporate events, Cathy decided to combine both skill sets and launch the UK's first national Street Food Festival in Harrogate. Cathy set about using all her street food contacts and brought together forty-two of the UK's finest street food traders, together with lots of quirky performers some of which had never been seen in the UK. The event was a huge success and a staggering 110,000 visitors were welcomed to the festival. StrEat PR and Harrogate were on the street food map as a destination event. Cathy organised the entire festival on her own, including booking the contractors, suppliers, performers and traders, organising the logistics, PR and marketing, stage managing the build and breakdown, handling all the trader and public enquiries and even relocating traders overnight, due to a flood, building fences and cleaning Portaloos! As a result of her hard work and after the huge success of the festival, she is honoured to have been invited to stage a street food market at the Great Yorkshire Show and is launching a brand new boutique festival at Newby Hall, Ripon. StrEat PR runs the Harrogate festival on a non-profit basis and it is being operated this year purely as a promotional tool for the other projects. To secure the future of the festival, for the local community and the independent traders, StrEat PR is seeking sponsorship. StrEat PR is seeking sponsorship from a forward-thinking company which genuinely wants to to promote its brand to a receptive, interactive audience. "Ideally we would love to continue hosting the Harrogate festival as a free event. But there is no space to expand or to ticket the event. Unless we can secure some sponsorship, we will have no alternative but to take the festival to another location … we can't keep making the festival better each year with no money in the pot! We are delighted to be hosting a brand new, boutique Street Food and Family Fun Festival at Newby Hall and Gardens on the 22nd, 23rd and 24th September. Newby Hall is a perfect pairing for our family market and attracts thousands of visitors over the summer season. We have VIP glamping, camping, hot tubs, Europe's largest outdoor movie screen, craft beer teepees, awesome street food and amazing performers to delight the crowds. We are confident that the Newby Hall Festival will be a regular event in the UK festival diary and are looking to expand by bringing in headline artists. 2018 would see the introduction of a third boutique street food festival and we are currently looking at various locations to site the event". Contact: Cathy McConaghy, Director. Address: PO Box 815, Harrogate HG1 9XA. Tel.: 01423 421275. E-mail:
cathy@streatpr.co.uk
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1st August, 2017
OEN/PL021
STUNTS UK LTD., trading as SCOTT MAY'S DAREDEVIL STUNT SHOW
Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls, welcome to Scott May's Daredevil Stunt Show! As the world's largest independent touring stunt show, Scott May's Daredevil Stunt Show has a lot to offer in terms of sponsorship opportunities. Currently with no sponsorship support, the show achieves an average spectator attendance of 300,000 per year. It caters for varying consumer types and gains exposure through marketing and media interest to over three million people throughout every county within the UK. This is during a touring season between March and the beginning of September. The company has plans to increase this number and extend the touring season from six months to nine months. The new itinerary will include countries such as Ireland, Canada, USA, New Zealand and Australia. Given the current opportunities and the targeted growth plans for the show, the organisers have decided to offer exclusive sponsorship opportunities for hand-picked companies. The most obvious brand synergy would be with a company in the automotive industry. Therefore Stunts UK Ltd. would like to offer potential sponsors the opportunity to become a publicity partner by gaining unique media exposure through television, radio, internet and press coverage, plus live marketing with brand placement in front of their ever-growing spectator attendances, for Scott May's Daredevil Stunt Show. "If you would like to receive a sponsorship pack and demo dvd, please feel free to contact us for updated information". Contact: Gareth Routledge. Address: The Office, 1 Bank Square, St Just, Penzance TR19 7JZ. Tel.: 01736786543. E-mail: gareth@scottmaydaredevil.co.uk
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OEN/PL022 TAILWAGGER DOG DISPLAY TEAM
The Tailwagger Dog Display Team is a self-funding team of thirty-two people drawn from The Tailwagger Training Club in Leeds. At present they attend various shows throughout Yorkshire, ranging from small village fetes to agricultural shows. One of their main shows is Bramham International Horse Trials in June each year. This year their show season culminated in a trip to south west Wales in September to defend their title of Dog Olympic Champions, which is an inter-club competition held each year. The team retained their title of Dog Olympics Champions, coming first and third. "We are now ready to launch this event in Yorkshire. We have our own PA system, generator, trailer and portable fencing - all of which require servicing/upgrading from time to time. Our trip to Wales costs in the region of £6,000.00, including fuel and overnight stays, all of which we pay ourselves. Most of the team use this as a holiday, because otherwise they would not get one!" Contact: Cathy Paterson, Team Manager. Address: 432 Stonegate House, Moortown, Leeds LS17 5BX. Tel.: 07717 860142. E-mail:
cathy.paterson@ntlworld.com
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OEN/001 JSLN DANCE COMPANY
JSLN Dance Company is an international neo-classical ballet company committed to bringing world class ballet to rural areas. The company works to make ballet accessible to all audiences, young and old, and to new audiences who may consider the art form as being somewhat dull and outdated. "We have the belief that ballet is art for entertainment and seek to make it sustainable for the future by giving it a refreshing new outlook. We are currently seeking corporate and private sponsorship for our upcoming UK tour in summer 2016, where we are presenting a triple bill consisting of a new version of Petrouchka, an adaptation in dance of the popular sitcom 'Allo 'Allo! and an elegant neo-classical work, Transitions of (I)dentity, premiered at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2015. The company was founded in 2012 by Artistic Director Sören M. Niewelt and Principal Dancer Jessica Larbig and has performed to delighted audiences throughout Asia and Germany since its inception. Niewelt is an inspired choreographer using versatile dancers with strong classical technique to present works ranging from classical ballet repertoire, refreshing and exciting neo-classical ballet as well as using his natural sense of comedy to entertain audiences. JSLN Dance Company is a non-profit organisation and is committed to social outreach work through its Happy Feet project, taking dance to care homes, hospitals and hospices, bringing dance to those who are unable to visit theatres. We have also worked with disabled children with varied levels of cognition in special schools to share with them the joy of dance. Sponsorship will enable us to guarantee that our performances reach as wide an audience as possible and ensure that ballet is a sustainable art form for the future". Contact: Loretta Wong. Address: 1 Hinton View, Sturminster Newton, Dorset DT10 1ES. E-mail:
jslndancecompany@yahoo.com
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https://www.facebook.com/JuStLivedaNce  
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OEN/002 LANCASHIRE FOOD FESTIVALS
The Fabulous Food Show together with Lancashire Food Festivals offers a wide range of sponsorship opportunities in the Lancashire area and at Manchester Central exhibition centre. Lancashire Food Festivals organise several food and drink festivals in town centre locations supporting local, national and international suppliers and helping increase town centre footfall. Cookery demonstration theatres will feature celebrity chefs and Childrens Cook Off competitions. "Our events in 2015 are Chorley Food Festival on May 9th and 10th, Morecambe Food & Drink Festival on May 30th and 31st, Countryside Comes to Town on June 20th, Preston Food & Drink Festival on July 17th and 18th, Burnley Food Festival on August 14th and 15th, Blackburn Food Festival on September 12th and 13th, St Helens Food & Drink Festival on September 25th and 26th, followed by The Fabulous Food Show at Manchester Central on April 15th, 16th and 17th, 2016. Our food festival events are all free admission (excluding Manchester) and are staged in association with third parties. They include cookery demonstrations, entertainment, tasting sessions and educational items". Contact: Bill Clarke, Director. Address: The Coach House, 1a Dicconson Terrace, Wigan WN1 2AA. Tel.: 0844 335 6595. E-mail:
info@lancashirefoodfestivals.co.uk
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OEN/003 TEAM EXTREME LTD.
Team Extreme boasts a position as the world's largest display team of skateboarders, BMX riders and in-line skaters and has been performing displays and shows for over twenty years. They are regularly seen at event days across the UK as well as at numerous PR activities in far flung venues in places such as China, the Canary Islands and other locations abroad. They also provided performers for videos (the 'number one' song of the group Busted, for example), advertising and other media-based activities. Their audience is generally a family audience, including children of all ages. Audience figures are of the order of 1.5 million live plus many millions through the printed and broadcast media. Team Extreme Ltd. members have had a number of TV appearances, including MTV, Granada and the BBC, Extreme Channel - which Team Extreme launched - and others such as Disney, Fox, etc. They have also appeared in a number of high profile TV shows, ranging from Blue Peter to a serious drama, acting as doubles for actors. The Team Extreme Ltd. website, www.teamextreme.co.uk, has the past year's shows listed, as well as a great deal about the activities of the team. Team Extreme Ltd. members also appear in various sports based magazines, including RIDE BMX, DIG, Sidewalk Surfer, Document Skateboard and a number of in-line skate magazines, as well as more general magazines. Team Extreme Ltd. has a full range of equipment from mobile skateparks to half-pipes, including sound systems, generators and vehicles. Involvement opportunities include 1. Direct product use in the public eye. 2. The obvious sponsorship arrangements of logos and product names being seen on ramps, equipment, vehicles. 3. Banners with logos draped from the ramps and surrounding crowd barriers. 4. Providing displays and shows at existing (or new) events specifically for the sponsor. 5. Logo on T shirts (UK only). 6. Logo also on the email newsletter. 7. Link the Team Extreme web site both ways to sponsor's web site, so the audience can see the full extent of the sponsorship. 8.Product mention by commentator during shows. 9. Team Extreme Ltd. offers a consultancy service within the package to provide credible information on the various sports and activities for the sponsor to be able to use in their product promotion. Team Extreme Ltd. is covered for all forms of insurance and risk assessments and the top performers (and coaches) also has first aid certification and CRB clearance. The company is a member of the British Safety Council. For all sponsorship opportunities, contact Peter J W Noble, Chairman and Director. For all requests in the UK for shows, displays or coaching, contact the office direct (01305 757111). Contact: Peter J W Noble, Chairman. Address: PO Box 5722, Dorchester DT1 3YB. Tel.: 01305 757111. E-mail: peter@teamextreme.co.uk.
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