IP21001 - Kent Pilgrimage Festival
Main contract details
The Kent Downs AONB Unit are inviting quotes to deliver a modern-day pilgrimage festival to celebrate Kent’s rich pilgrim heritage. The festival will celebrate diverse interpretations of pilgrimage including concepts of rest, recovery, wellbeing and will encourage diverse participation from people of no faith and people of many different faiths. The festival will use multiple media to celebrate Kent Pilgrimage including social media, walks, outdoor activities, art, poetry, film, music, drama, and discussion. The festival will culminate in a feast that celebrates Kent’s food and drink offer in a setting appropriate to the festival theme. The festival should also support charitable causes relevant to the pilgrim theme including the Kent Downs Trust. The festival will be located in either Ashford, Dover, or Canterbury districts. The location will be suitable for the theme. The festival should lead to a biannual festival going forward.
This is funded by the European Union European Regional Development Fund.
Expression of interest window
From 28/04/2021 16:00 to 21/05/2021 12:00