10 Jul 2024

Businesses back Lichfield Proms in Beacon Park event


A host of local businesses have again come forward to sponsor one of the most popular events in the district’s calendar - Lichfield Proms in Beacon Park.

Thespectacular evening of music and fireworks, which will take place on Saturday 7 September, is celebrating its 25th year and is expected to attract as many as 15,000 people all eager to enjoy their picnics in the twilight.

The Proms is a free event but this is only made possible each year through the support of business sponsors.

This year's sponsors include Zest Education, Gold sponsors BHB Architects, Strongs Plastic Products, Rotary Club of Lichfield St Chad, Adcocks Solicitors, Keelys Solicitors and Beacon Street Garage.

Lichfield City Council have supported the event with a grant.

A spokesperson for Lichfield District Council said: “Lichfield Proms in Beacon Park is just one of the events that makes the district such a great place to live in and so attractive to visitors. The wonderful music and atmosphere see thousands of people return for it year after year.

“We wish to thank all the sponsors who are supporting this year’s concert and would be delighted to hear from any other businesses that would like to join in. It’s a great opportunity for businesses to raise their profile and promote their services before a huge local audience.”

Sponsorship opportunities are available for this year’s event with packages offering VIP seating, parking, compere announcements and on-screen promotion on the evening itself, inclusion in the Proms programme and promotion online.

The Proms programme is a glossy, A5, full colour publication containing song lyrics for the event and is sold on the night for £1. Businesses can also advertise in it from just £100.

To find out more about advertising opportunities or corporate sponsorship, please call the team on 01543 308029 or email proms@lichfielddc.gov.uk

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