Visitors are increasingly looking for more authentic and unique experiences as part of their leisure time, enabling them to connect with the essence of a place and its people.
Discover the essential ingredients needed to develop compelling visitor experiences and identify the opportunties for collaboration with other businesses by attending this online interactive workshop.
Brought to you by Business Lincolnshire and Visit Lincoln, the workshop will demonstrate how to design and promote innovative bookable visitor experiences helping your business to reach new markets and boost growth in the off-peak season.
The session will be presented by Chris Brant, Director and Tourism Business Adviser at Unmissable England, who has a wealth of knowledge, skills and experience in developing immersive visitor experiences that tell the stories of a destination, working with a wide range of businesses.
During the workshop you will:
· Understand the difference between a classic tour and an experience;
· Learn what makes a good experience, including 5 top ways to create yours;
· Gain valuable insights from a panel of experience providers already successfully marketing and distributing their products;
· Discuss routes to market and the best options to engage with your audience;
· Participate in group break-out sessions with the ultimate challenge of developing an idea into an experience.
There has never been a more important time to kick-start your business – book your place today!
About the presenter – Chris Brant
Chris was the Project Manager for VisitEngland’s Discover England Fund programme in nine National Parks, developing and creating over 70 brand new visitor experiences to take to market.
In 2019, Chris and the team at The English National Park Experience Collection won VisitEngland’s Outstanding Contribution to Tourism Award for developing the diverse range of experiences; from living like a roman on Hadrian's Wall, kayaking through the Broads and treading in the footsteps of National Park Rangers.
With a wealth of knowledge on pricing, duration, capacity, distribution and travel trade, Chris works with businesses across England in developing an unmissable experience. He is an Experience Maker himself and runs a series of visitor experiences, including baking scones in a thatched cottage and running vineyard tours with wine and gin tasting.
Secure your place
This webinar is fully funded and places are limited so be sure to book yours today.
Please note we are only able to offer up to two places per company. To qualify for this funded support, your business must be a small to medium enterprise (SME) based in Greater Lincolnshire. Apologies, no support intermediaries, public bodies or financial sector businesses.
Am I eligible?
The workshop is available to businesses, partnerships, sole traders, and registered charities, with a trading address located within Greater Lincolnshire (North Lincolnshire, North East Lincolnshire & Lincolnshire).
To attend, your business must complete an SME enrolment form in order to check the business’s eligibility against the funding criteria. (The form will be sent to you on completion of an Eventbrite booking - if one has not already been completed and on file).
Please note that attendance at Business Lincolnshire events will not preclude eligibility to access grant funding.
This webinar is being organised in partnership with Visit Lincoln. By registering to attend you give your consent for the booking data to be shared with them.
29/04/2021 10:00 - 12:30
Business Lincolnshire and Visit Lincoln