2019 Sponsors:

Carnival Sponsor – Wishart Estate Agents (website)

Kid’s Marquee Sponsor – RAW-Wheels (website)

Viking Village Sponsor – Milton Westfield Property Management 

Sponsorship of Copmanthorpe Carnival provides great exposure for any company. If you or your business would like to be a sponsor of the 2020 Copmanthorpe Carnival please email for information

Copmanthorpe Carnival now attracts a Yorkshire-wide audience with c 5,000 York residents once again attending in 2019.

The Music Festival stage features bands from the York area performing throughout the day, with Minster FM providing the MC. BBC Radio York also usually conduct interviews on the day.
Local Playgroups, Dance Groups and other artists perform on and on the special Dance Stage at various times during the day, contributing to a great main event that draws big crowds all day.
Fun is to be had all over the field, with attractions ranging from fairground favourites to bungee trampolines, inflatables zorbing and even Nerf Challenges.
Refreshment is provided at our Food Court, with a wide variety of food and drinks available.
Local organisations, charities and commercial traders showcase their goods in the stalls village and many city organisations are well represented.

Copmanthorpe Carnival is run entirely by volunteers and village associations, promoting a community feel for families from across York to enjoy.
The Carnival has its own website which will include everything visitors need to know about the event, including photo galleries and all the latest news of the music line-up and could feature the Sponsors logo and details. See www.copmanthorpecarnival.org.uk

Our Twitter feed and Facebook page will keep you in touch with any breaking news and updates on Carnival day. Follow us on @copcarnival.
The 2020 Carnival will be held on Saturday 4th July,’

Sponsorship of the Carnival – What’s in it for You?
Main Carnival Sponsor
Sponsoring Copmanthorpe Carnival is a great way for your business to get involved with one of York’s highest profile summer events. Our marketing campaign is varied and extensive and your name will be included on all carnival promotional material as well as throughout the Carnival itself. As Event Sponsor your company will have the following benefits:
• Your logo on all our Carnival posters, roadside banners, leaflets and the Carnival Website
• Branding on the Big Stage
• A central site on Carnival day to display your literature and talk to potential customers/clients
• Banner sites around the Carnival field
• Headlining on the designated Sponsor’s page on the Carnival Website with links to your own site
• A Double Page colour advert in the Carnival Programmes. About 3,000 Programmes are pre-sold around the village in the weeks leading up to Carnival. These form the admission ‘ticket’ to the main event so are kept and read
• Your logo on our posters and leaflets which can be seen around York city centre and surrounding villages in the build-up to the event. These are distributed to shops, pubs, schools, gyms, offices and several other outlets.
• Your logo included in all our advertising. The event is promoted by the city’s leading media outlets;
o 104.7 minster FM, the top commercial radio station in the region, broadcast live from the stage on Carnival Day as well as promoting the event in the weeks leading up to the big day.
o ‘The Press’, York’s local paper, includes interviews with organisers, press releases and details of the Carnival before the event, as well as a review of the day.
o ‘What’s-on’ websites including York Press, York 360, York Mix and many more
o Carnival is also listed on specialist event websites including wherecanwego.com and stallfinder.com

Other Sponsorship Opportunities
It may be possible, given sufficient time for us to liaise with all interested parties, for split sponsorship to be arranged for distinct parts of the Carnival at lower prices. These opportunities could include, for example, sponsoring the ‘Arena’ or the ‘Traditional Games’ and could benefit from:
• Branding in and/or around the sponsored activity
• Full colour advertisement in the Carnival programme
• A stall near to the sponsored activity
If you would like to be part of a great live event and would be interested in sponsoring all or part of Copmanthorpe Carnival please contact us on info@copmanthorpecarnival.org.uk