Tourism Grants (Events)

Applications are invited for financial assistance to Tourism Events delivered within the Ards and North Down Borough between 1 April 2022 and 31 March 2023, subject to Covid restrictions The events must have the potential to deliver economic benefits to the Borough and strengthen the area’s credibility as a Tourism destination. 

Grant funding from £500-£10,000 is available.

Tourism Events must score highly across a range of criteria including:

  • Appeal of your event to visitors
  • Marketing and promotion of your event

The Tourism Event must also:

  • Attract a minimum of 500 visitors;
  • Be open to members of the general public;
  • Take place within the Borough between 1 April 2022 and 31 March 2023

Application forms and other required documents should be emailed to: before the application deadline, Friday 12 November 2021 @ 12noon.

Application Forms, Guidance Notes and other relevant documents can be downloaded below.

Application Forms will be available in other formats upon request.