Regional Arts Development Central West NSW

2022 Bathurst Winter Festival offers creative business involvement

Bathurst Winter Festival

Make Bathurst Winter Festival work for your business. The weather is cooling down and planning is underway. This year’s Bathurst Winter Festival will run from 2 July – 17 July.

This year’s theme, Creative Lives, celebrates the spirit of creativity, inspiration and wonder, with colour and vibrancy.

There are many ways your business can get involved this year:

Brighten Up Bathurst Window Display Competition – Show your winter spirit and attract customers by decorating your business shopfront in colour, lights or winter theme with prizes to be won for the best displays. $3,000 in prizes available. All participating businesses will feature in a listing on the Bathurst Winter Festival website and receive exposure on our social media pages.  Register here.

Groove & Grill – Bring the festival into your business and get FREE live music in your venue by hosting an up-and-coming musician provided by the Bathurst Winter Festival. Receive promotion as a Bathurst Winter Festival live music venue.  Express interest here.

Corporate Skating Sessions – Enjoy exclusive use of the ice rink. It’s a great opportunity to give back to staff, host a team staff night, reward members, or offer a staff incentive. For enquiries, a list of available sessions or to book please contact Events Operations Officer Ashley at or (02) 6333 6189.

Accommodation Partnership – Take advantage of the increased visitation by creating packages to encourage overnight and extended stays for travel between 2 – 17 July 2022. Local accommodation providers who offer packages to visitors during the Bathurst Winter Festival will have these packages listed on the Bathurst Winter Festival website. To have your accommodation package listed, contact

Partner With Us – Have your brand seen by more than 66,000 festival visitors and over 100,000 people online via the Bathurst Winter Festival website and social media channels by partnering with the Bathurst Winter Festival. Build your brand and engage with the local community. To find out more about sponsorship options, contact our Sponsorship Officer on (02) 6333 6158 or at by Friday 13 May.

Food Vendor & Market Stall Opportunities – Join the festival in Kings Parade by having a pop-up food or market stall.  Express interest here.

INFORMATION PACK: or visit the Winter Festival website.

Image: courtesy Bathurst Business Hub newsletter.