Sponsorship opportunities for Chinese New Year Festival

Date: 05/01/2018
Author: GMCC
Company: GMCC

With Chinese New Year (CNY) fast approaching,  Manchester is gearing up for the festivities. Chinese New Year runs on a 12 year cycle, this year being the year of the dog! Years of the Dog include 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018, and 2030... The Dog occupies the eleventh position in the Chinese zodiac, after the Rooster, and before the Pig.

CNY Celebrations will be taking place on Sunday 18th February 2018 in Albert Square between 11am and 6pm. There are a couple of opportunities for sponsorship of the celebrations. These range from being the Headline sponsor, Main Sponsor or to be the Friendship Sponsor. This would include coverage on some of the below:

  • Logo on Manchester Andale Screen
  • Logo on Town Hall banner
  • Town Hall poster sites
  • Town Hall drop banners
  • Logo on A4 programme front cover
  • Full page colour advert in programme
  • Ten VIP tickets to the Chinese New Year celebration lunch reception (to be held on 18th February 2018)
  • VIP seat during the opening ceremony of the celebrations along with other VIPs including the Mayor of Manchester, Consul General of the Peoples’ Republic of China and Chairman of FCAM
  • Acknowledgement of sponsorship during the opening ceremony speeches and evening Banquet
  • An opportunity to give a speech at the opening ceremony
  • One banner (10’ x 3’) displayed at prime spot on the stage in China Town
  • One banner (10’ x 3’) displayed at prime spot on the stage in Albert Square
  • Two 8’ x 4’ stall at the China Town celebration and one stall in Albert Square
  • Ten VIP Gala Dinner tickets with complimentary drinks (to be held on 19th February 2018)
  • Ten VIP tickets to attend the Culture of China Festival of Spring event at in Manchester Central (to be held on 25th February 2018 at 6:30p.m.)

In addition to the above there is also opportunities at the celebrations in Albert Hall to hire:

  1. Flowers stalls (stall hiring fee £150)
  2. Alcohols and drinks stalls ( stall hiring fee £300)
  3. Face printing (stall hiring fee £150)
  4. Stalls are also available for any company that are interested to promote their brand

If you are interested in learning more about the sponsorship packages please email exportbritain@gmchamber.co.uk