Examples of sponsorship of BID events during 2016.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Exeter BID can provide businesses with many sponsorship opportunities linked to the In Exeter brand, including our own events and those from selected partners. These opportunities are available to businesses within and outside of the Exeter BID area.

During 2017 the BID will host and finance numerous events which are held to promote the diversity of our members and to increase visitor numbers into the City.

  • Discover in Exeter
  • The Exeter Cocktail Event
  • Easter Fun
  • Activities for All
  • The Exeter Sandwich Event
  • Summer of Independence
  • Style in Exeter
  • Independent Pumpkin Trail
  • Exeter’s Christmas Lights Switch-on Event 2017

In addition, Exeter BID sometimes supports local events produced by other organisations, either directly with financial support, or in-kind by liaising with the organisation hosting the event and our business members.

Please see below for the various opportunities open to businesses.

Exeter BID Events

Information to follow

Third Party Events

Arts Week Exeter 13-21 May 2017


An overview of AWE 2017

Art Week Exeter will be a nine-day festival of visual art, in and around Exeter during May 2017. AWE is an ‘umbrella’ event that will include showcasing and collaborating with established arts venues (RAMM, Exeter Phoenix, Exeter Cathedral, etc.), individual artists, non-art spaces, and commercial partners.

The aims of AWE 2017

  • To promote visual arts activity in Exeter
  • To improve the scope and depth of the activity of the cultural sector of the city of Exeter, growing its reputation as a destination for high quality arts engagement
  • To improve the cultural offer of the city of Exeter for the benefit of its citizens and visitors
  • To encourage communication, coordination and cooperation across the cultural sector in the city.      

More information about specific sponsorship opportunities, or in-kind supporting of Arts Week Exeter 2017 are available in AWE's Sponsorship Pack.

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