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Country Lifestyle Exhibitions

SUMMARY

Name: Country Lifestyle Exhibitions
Location: Ballynahinch
County: Down
Total Cost: £ 57,516.00
Axis: AXIS 3 : Down Rural Area Partnership
Duration: 01/5/2014-30/09/2014
Telephone: 028 44839167

PROJECT SUMMARY

The aim of this project was to create the 'Ballynahinch Harvest & Country Living Festival’

BACKGROUND

Country Lifestyle Exhibitions has delivered over 50 major outdoor events over the last 35 years. So when Down District Council wanted a partner to help launch a new two-day festival to rebrand Ballynahinch as a gateway destination for rural tourism in the county, they approached CLE. The result was a twin locus event – partially funded by DRAP – that celebrated both the country and rural ways of life.

ACTIVITIES

Funding from DRAP allowed the applicant to carry out PR and advertising, rent tents and other equipment, and deliver a two-day festival.