Margate Festival Project

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Margate Festival Project

Margate Festival Project

Mike  Lewis By Mike Lewis

To create a Music festival for all ages, race, gender, sexual orientation.

Thanet District Idea stage

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Coming from London and having experienced the creativity that happens throughout the summer, inspires me but also makes me sad that the south coast especially Margate is lacking in something diverse. With having experience and contacts within the events industry I strongly guarantee that with my knowledge, experience and support from Margate and surrounding areas your input with funding could create something that attracts not only everyone of all ages from Thanet but outsiders hopefully even from overseas. The vision I have along with your support we can achieve this

What we'll deliver:

  • Organise the event
  • Employ staff and volunteers
  • Gain legal documents
  • Promote
  • Create a petition to approach Thanet council for permission

Why it's a great idea:

All I see in Margate right now is improving projects and a whole community bringing it back to where it belongs. A daytime festival in the sheets of Margate either mid or end of summer is exactly what we need: if London, Manchester, Canterbury, and a dozen other places in the U.K. Can do it why can't we??

Steps to get it done:

  • Book date
  • Run promotion
  • Hire staff
  • Book artists

It will benefit local business's as well as create jobs for local paid and volunteer. also bring in a whole new group of people

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Location Thanet District

Thanet District has £355,000 in potential grant funding

About the space

From dreamland clock tower all the way to the old town

Council

Thanet District Council

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How will the money be spent?Total £8,300

Equipment - £2,000 (24%)
Branding and promoting £2000 - £2,000 (24%)
Booking artists - £2,000 (24%)
Hiring staff - £1,500 (18%)
Other - £800 (10%)

Costs Breakdown

This shows how money raised for the project will be spent. Before entering fundraising these costs will be confirmed by the project's Delivery Manager and verified by the verifier.

24%
Equipment
£2,000
24%
Branding and promoting £2000
£2,000
24%
Booking artists
£2,000
18%
Hiring staff
£1,500
10%
Other
£800
  • Spacehive fees
    £375
  • Transaction Fees
    £350
  • VAT
    £75

Total £8,300

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