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Worcester BID has organised a wide range of events and campaigns all aimed at raising awareness of Worcester’s BID businesses and encouraging people to spend more and keep coming back. Since the BID was launched in 2010 we have organised a Chocolate Weekend, Riverside Arts Markets, Motor Festivals, Uniquely Worcester (to celebrate our fantastic independent businesses), a Z Map of all pubs, bars and clubs in the city centre, Customer Service Awards Evenings, improving our standards of customer service and sales, Great British Summer Weekend event, Big Busk and our Student Offers campaign and promotion. We have also worked with partners on the Student Takeover events in CrownGate Shopping Centre. 2014 has seen the launch of the popular Worcester Foodie Festival. Building on the success of these events, in our second BID term you will see an even bigger Motor Festival and Foodie Festival and the return of other popular campaigns. New in 2016 was the Aspire Worcester – Fashion, Health & Wellbeing themed event.
For further event details, please browse the subpages in the ‘Campaigns & Events’ section on this website.
Take a look at our regularly updated Online Events Diary featuring Worcester city centre events including exhibitions, talks, workshops, sports, live music and performing arts, street markets, fashion shows, quiz nights, mystery dining evenings and other activities.
Click here to download the BID events leaflet 2017 providing a snapshot of key events taking place at Worcester city centre.
Click here to download the Wall Planner 2017 including key events. Please note that the Worcester Canal Festival has been cancelled this year.
Businesses may also wish to download the PDF version of the BID Anti-Clash Diary 2017 (16/02/2017) for more detailed event listings, including local and national sporting fixtures and school holidays to plan their activities. Organisers can email additional event details to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chocolate Day 2014
Worcester Motor Festival 2014
The Big Busk 2014
Worcester Foodie Festival 2014
Riverside Arts Markets 2014
BID Student Campaign 2014
BID Customer Service Awards 2014
Uniquely Worcester 2014
Christmas Campaign 2014