The Shopping Experience

Event details

When
16th - 17th May 2009
Address
Kent County Showground
Maidstone
Website

About the event

Presenting a new concept in shopping - retail therapy at its best! The Shopping Experience is the largest indoor event of its kind in Kent. A hassle-free shopping environment over two days with something for all the family and home, offering products for Health & Beauty, Home & Pets, Travel & Entertainment, Fashion & Accessories, Crafts & Gifts and Food & Drink.

Notes

Extensive advertising in local & county newspapers, as well as numerous lifestyle magazines.
Local radio campaigns will be featured on Invicta FM & KMfm Radio
Promotional Trailers on Invicta FM's Breakfast show informing listeners that James Heming & Gemma Shepherd accompanied by the Thunders will be at The Shopping Experience event, announcing attractions & competitions
The Invicta FM Thunders will be out & about around Kent in the weeks leading up to the event handing out free entry passes
Bluetooth marketing to consumers mobile phones
Editorial on Invicta FM website & link to dowload free tickets
15,000 Leaflets distributed by direct mail & within a variety of retail outlets
Email marketing to thousands of households across the South East region
Prominent roadside banners & RAC road signage ensuring excellent directional traffic management

Attendee Information

Visitor Information
Dates & Location
16 - 17 May 2009
The Kent Pavilion and The John Hendry Pavilion
The Kent Showground
Detling
Maidstone
Kent ME14 3JF

Opening Times
Saturday 16th May 10.00am – 5.00pm
Sunday 17th May 10.00am – 4.00pm

Admission Fee
Adult £2
Child (up to 16) Free
OAP Free

FOOD & DRINK
There will be a spacious dining area in The John Hendry Pavilion with a wide variety of gourmet food and drink to choose from.

DISABILITY ASSISTANCE
Disabled parking is available at the entrance to the pavilion, please inform car park marshals on your arrival at The Showground. The pavilions are both on ground level with easy access. Assistant dogs are welcome.

Exhibitor information

There has never been a more important time to spend your marketing budget wisely and The Shopping Experience offers excellent value with the benefit of bringing together retailers and shoppers actively seeking products and services in a fun, relaxed and entertaining indoor environment.

The largest indoor event of its kind in Kent. A hassle free shopping environment over two days with something for all the family and home, offering products for Health & Beauty, Home & Pets, Travel & Entertainment, Fashion & Accessories, Crafts & Gifts, Wedding & Celebrations, Sport & Leisure, Food & Drink.

Our advertising campaign has been carefully planned and will cover the entire South East region with extensive newspaper and radio coverage ensuring maximum visitor attendance.

With a background of organising highly successful niche shows throughout Kent since 2002 we are well placed to establish the first Shopping Experience event at The Kent Showground and already have dates set for Spring and Autumn 2010.

You can be confident that we know how to give you the chance to bring your company to life and promise to provide you with unrivalled customer care before, during and after the event to help you get the most out of exhibiting with The Shopping Experience.