Chelmsford City Council

Information for Fling performers and traders

Preparations are underway for this year's Fling Festival, returning to Hylands Park on Saturday 30 June. 

We are currently on the lookout for a range of providers for:

  • festival content (artists, performers and activities)
  • food and catering provisions
  • traders and promotional stands

If you have an exciting and unique offer within these areas, we would love to receive your application.

The deadline for initial applications is Friday 16 March 2018.

Once you have submitted your application, you will receive a confirmation of receipt to the email address you provided.

We will contact all successful applicants by Friday 6 April. If you do not hear from us by then, unfortunately you haven't been successful at this stage.

Submit your application 

The Fling is a festival like no other, designed for adults only. Our ethos focuses on quirky, playful, unique and engaging content. The more out there, the better.

We’re looking for activities, content and local and national artists or groups to join this year’s Fling offering. If this festival sounds like a good fit, we’d love to hear from you and find out what you can offer.

You can view the full terms and conditions.

Submit your application 

If you provide mouth-watering catering or an interesting or quirky stall that would fit the Fling Festival, we have the perfect opportunity for you.

To help us get a clear idea of what you are offering, you need to fill in an application form and submit your proposal.

You will also have the opportunity to trade at the 3foot People Festival, which takes place directly before the Fling Festival.

Standard pitches are:

  • 3m by 3m
  • 6m by 3m
  • 9m by 3m

 

Catering pitch prices

To cater at both the Fling and 3foot, the prices are:

  • £500 for a 3m by 3m pitch
  • £750 for a 6m by 3m pitch
  • £1000 for a 9m by 3m pitch

To cater at just the Fling, the prices are:

  • £250 for a 3m by 3m pitch
  • £350 for a 6m by 3m pitch
  • £450 for a 9m by 3m pitch

  

Trader pitches

To trade at both the Fling and 3foot, the prices are:

  • £300 for a 3m by 3m pitch

To trade at just the Fling, the prices are:

  • £125 for a 3m by 3m pitch

Power is not included at these pitches.

If you would like a larger pitch, you can contact us to find out a price.

You can also contact us to find out the price of a promotional pitch.

 

Terms and conditions

You can view the full terms and conditions. 

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