The Mayoral Business Club is a unique business initiative that gives members access to a series of exclusive networking events with key decision makers in the borough, VIP experiences, and high profile branding opportunities.

HOW IT WORKS

For as little as £1,000 per year members will receive exclusive benefits and the opportunity to WIN sponsorship packages worth in excess of £8,000. Your business could become the principal sponsors of the the largest events in the borough, attracting audiences of up to 25,000.  

Members will also benefit from corporate hospitality opportunities

and once-in-a-lifetime staff and client events in the borough.

There will be a maximum of 50 members and winners of the 29 sponsorship packages will be drawn at the 

civic festive drinks reception in December.

 

MEMBERS BENEFITS

Up to four complimentary tickets to three networking events per year (business breakfast meetings; festive drinks reception; business networking garden party at Himley Hall)

Access to the civic reception at the prestigious Himley Hall Bonfire

Access to the VIP marquee at the Black Country Music and Comedy Festival at Himley Hall

Use of the Mayoral Business Club branding

Access to a dedicated members web page

 

Inclusion in all Mayoral Business Club promotional materials

 

Engaging digital networking platforms
 

 

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

​HIMLEY BONFIRE

  • Attracts audiences of up to 25,000 people

  • State-of-the-art fireworks technology

  • Giant family fun fair and entertainment

  • An established community event since its launch over 40 years ago

  • Located at the impressive Himley Hall & Park

HIMLEY BONFIRE

​MAYOR'S BALL 

& CIVIC AWARDS

  • The Mayor's Ball and Civic Awards celebrate the achievements of those people who work tirelessly in the borough to make it a great place to live, work and visit

  • A glamorous evening of fine food and live entertainment

  • Over 8000 public votes

  • Over 300 guests in attendance

MAYOR'S BALL

& CIVIC AWARDS

​ARMED FORCES DAY

  • Armed Forces Day recognises and celebrates those who have served in the forces and those currently serving

  • Largest local authority run Armed Forces Day event in the West Midlands

  • Over 12,000 attendees

  • Inc military processions, children's entertainment, vintage fairground, military vehicle displays, spitfire flypasts

  • Located at the impressive Himley Hall & Park

ARMED FORCES DAY

​UNDER 5's DAY

  • Family fun day for young children and their families

  • Famous Himley Beach made up of 120 tonnes of play sand creating a real seaside atmosphere in one of the most picturesque areas of the borough

  • 4,500 attendees

UNDER 5'S DAY

​DUDLEY TRAIL

  • An urban walking festival in the heart of the Black County

  • Routes range from 6-28 miles and open to walkers, strollers and joggers old and young

  • Children's trail and photographic competition

  • Fundraising opportunities

  • 2,000 attendees

DUDLEY TRAIL

 

BLACK COUNTRY MUSICOM​

  • Top tribute bands 

  • UK's best comedy acts  

  • Children's chill out zone  

  • Street food and real ales

  • 5 to 10,000 expected attendees

BLACK COUNTRY MUSICOM

For further information and to join the Mayoral Business Club please call 01384 818216 or email: anthea.jones@dudley.gov.uk