Southport Business Improvement District

Southport Business Improvement District (BID) is an independent organisation that represents more than 950 businesses in Southport Town Centre. It provides a collective voice for these businesses, implements additional services and events for Southport and plays a central role in attracting investment to the town.

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Great events

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Promoting your business

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Improving our town

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Latest news

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Supporting and promoting Southport Businesses

7,500

Flowers

Over 7,500 individual flowers planted each year bringing colour to the town

250,000

Visitors

Extra visitors to the town through BID events

750,000

Reach

People reached organically regionally each year through event social media marketing

Latest News

Southport Festival returns with more art, music and dance in Southport streets!

  Southport Festival returns in just over two weeks bringing a full weekend of music, art and colour to the town centre!  The festival, funded by
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Local businesses invited to Southport BID event

Tuesday 7th May 2019, 5 – 7pm, Bliss Hotel, Waterfront, Southport #YourSouthportBID 2019-2024    Southport’s Business Improvement District (BID) is holding an event for local businesses
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Southport BID launches its five year vision

Southport’s Business Improvement District (BID) has launched a manifesto that it hopes will enable the continuation and development of its work to bring investment into the
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Upcoming Events

Southport Festival

Join us as Southport bursts into life with Southport Festival, a huge programme of art and culture splashed throughout Southports venues and open spaces. Get involved and put on an event in your venue.

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10-12
May

Chilli Fest

We support the annual Chilli Festival in coming to Southport, now in its third year.

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15
June

Southport Comedy Festival

Each year we support the Comedy Festival – helping it take comedy shows in to even more new venues through our pub crawls and more.

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3 - 20
Oct

Southport Halloween Festival

Our annual Spooky Southport event is in it’s 6th year. Four days of family entertainment during the half term week.

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Christmas Lights Big Switch On

Thousands come out each year for our Big Switch On event – with huge headline stars and a full day of entertainment – the event is one of the biggest in the calendar for Southport.

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Christmas Ice Rink

Our open air ice rink saw over 10,000 skaters over Christmas, who each enjoyed skating underneath our digital tree.

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