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Preston is an event friendly city and we welcome applications to host events on outdoor Council owned venues.
The Council’s main outdoor event venues are:
To help you organise your event please see our event planning guide located in the documents section on this page.
If you are planning to host an event on council land you need to apply to our events team through the following ways:
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Upon receipt of a completed event proposal form the Events team will firstly confirm if the proposed date and venue are available.
An assessment will then be carried out on the proposed event taking into consideration its size, scale and the level of risk involved in the proposed activities. This assessment will determine the risk rating attached to the event and the documentation that the organiser will be required to produce.
Please note that hire rates do apply in certain circumstances.
To enable us to give you proper advice and allow us effective time to consider your proposal you will need to give the following periods of notice:
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If you require help with something in this section, please contact us.