Plan Your Own Festival

Planning pop up festivals featuring up and coming celebrities or local celebs is the latest trend to take place recently. From themed Halloween festivals to music festivals to celebrate any occasion, there are two things that always stand out, the yummiest and unhealthiest fried food and the option of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. Here are […]

Planning pop up festivals featuring up and coming celebrities or local celebs is the latest trend to take place recently. From themed Halloween festivals to music festivals to celebrate any occasion, there are two things that always stand out, the yummiest and unhealthiest fried food and the option of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. Here are some ways you can plan a festival in your locality to create a fun experience for all.

Location – In order to organize a fun experience for everyone, you need a venue that could fit many people. The location should be able to fit stalls, feature stages, mini games, and rides. Therefore you need to scope for a place that is accessible, and yet sheltered so as to not inconvenience anyone not attending the festival. 

Budgeting – Throwing a huge festival will definitely cost a lot, and you can expect to earn some too, however it is impossible to be certain that there would be a profit. Therefore it is important to budget your expenses. You can do this by negotiating deals with other businesses to offer you great deals, ask local businesses to sponsor so as to increase their advertisement, and you can as local talent to help you with music and entertainment.

Entertainment – The success of your festival will depend on how entertaining it is for families, and specially teenagers. Entertainment can be provided in the form of music, food and snacks. If you are limiting yourself to a budget you can then ask the help of your locals to feature in your festival. You can request local talent to perform on featured stages to promote their music, and local cafes can help provide great food. You would have to ensure that all rides and game stalls provided would, meet the safety requirements so as to avoid any casualties or altercations with visitors. 

Food – Festival foods are known for being unhealthy but also the best tasting. This is why most people are willing to indulge in a treat once in a while. Food stalls offering hot dogs, hamburgers, ice-creams, corndogs, candy floss and popcorn are usually the most successful. In addition to food, you can also cater child friendly beverages such as fizzy drinks, and for adults who want to buy alcoholic beverages can buy craft beer Hong Kong sold.

Depending on the crown you want to attract you can even offer craft beer event where there could be a selection of tastes to choose from.
Following these steps and adding your own touch to the festival could result in an amazing experience for all.