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Event sponsorship

Throughout the year Dudley Council hosts a range of events, activities and displays across the borough, all of which have exciting sponsorship opportunities.

Your company has the chance to give something back to the local community whilst promoting your organisation extensively to the largest borough in the Black Country.

We have a range of attractive sponsorship packages which include press and media coverage, branding opportunities and web and social media presence across a range of advertising mediums.

Sponsorship opportunities include:

Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day

Thousand of people turn out each year to celebrate the heroics of past and present service men and women.  This family event takes place at the historic and impressive Himley Hall.  Attractions at the event include a band concert in the grounds, a display of military vehicles and an exhibition of wartime history and lots of family entertainment.

Sponsorship packages include impressive press and media recognition, branding opportunities across a range of advertising mediums, cross marketing options, corporate hospitality and employee engagement.

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The Mayor's Ball and Civic Awards

In 2016 Dudley Council will be celebrating the 13th anniversary of the Mayor’s Civic Awards. The annual event is an opportunity for local businesses to help reward and showcase the hard work of those who go above and beyond in the borough.

We’re inviting businesses to sponsor this prestigious event which has an attendance of 300 people, providing your company with excellent coverage in the run up to, during and post the event using online, print and broadcast media channels that cover the entire borough of Dudley and beyond with press and broadcast coverage across the Black Country reaching an audience in excess of 1 million.

This is an annual event which takes place in March.

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Christmas tree sponsorship

Raise the profile of your organisation during the lucrative Christmas period and enjoy the benefits of the Christmas tree sponsorship.

Local businesses will enjoy a range of benefits and have the opportunity to support the local community in creating a truly festive atmosphere by sponsoring the Christmas decorations in the borough of Dudley.

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Black Country Festival

Dudley Council is proud to offer local businesses the opportunity to sponsor the Black Country Festival.

Black Country Day was launched in 2013 and has now become a month long festival with communities organising in excess of 1000 events across the Black Country area.

This is an event which takes place in July.

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Himley Bonfire and Fireworks

Himley Hall's bonfire is the biggest council-run event of its kind in the country with up to 25,000 visitors each year. Families flock to see the £20,000 worth of state-of-the-art firework technology and enjoy the giant funfair, games and entertainment.

This prestigious event offers significant branding opportunities, broadcast, print and online media awareness, cross marketing options and corporate hospitality.

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For further information on all the event sponsorship packages available please contact the communications and public affairs team on:

01384 815228 or promotions@dudley.gov.uk