Marketing and event opportunities

Increase overseas visitors to your region. Build relationships in key markets. Grow your business. Our range of marketing opportunities can help you attract international visitors.

From meet the press events to advertising opportunities, trade missions to PR exposure, we offer a wide range of activities – often at low or no cost – to help you promote your business and draw more overseas visitors to your region. Click on the title of each opportunity to find out more including booking information, request a call back from one of our team, or contact us for further advice.

 

Trade
Do you want to boost your trade business from key inbound tourism markets from across the world? Sign up to ExploreGB and you’ll have the opportunity to meet with up to 330 international buyers.
Date:
1 Mar 2018 to 2 Mar 2018
County/ City
Newcastle-Gateshead
Price £: From £925
Status: Registration open
Trade
One to one meetings at Destination Britain Americas
Do you want to meet and do business with trade buyers from the USA and Canada? Attend Destination Britain North America in Los Angeles to meet and network with up to 80 top tour operators.
Date:
25 Sep 2017 to 28 Sep 2017
County/ City
USA
Price £: $6,495
Status: Fully booked
Trade
Do you want to grow your tourism product in a range of international markets? Meet all of our in-market specialists in one day and find out how to maximise your exposure globally.
Date:
10 Oct 2017 to 12 Oct 2017
County/ City
London and Glasgow
Price £: £295 + VAT
Status: Registration open
Trade
Destination Britain China 2017
Looking to showcase your product to key Chinese travel trade? Join us on our fully hosted China sales mission in Guangzhou.
Date:
21 Nov 2017 to 24 Nov 2017
County/ City
Guangzhou, China
Price £: £3,250 + VAT
Status: Registration open
Consumer
Digital
Promote your business and engage directly with potential visitors by sharing content with the hashtag #OMGB
Price £: Free of charge
Consumer
Is your business ‘China-ready’? We can help Chinese visitors find your business more easily.
Price £: Free
Status: Registration open
Consumer
Digital
Screenshot of VisitBritain's facebook page
Do you want to expand your international consumer reach? Share your information through our blog, www.visitbritain.com website and social channels.
Price £: Free of charge
Trade
Would you like to boost your revenue? Start selling the London Visitor Oyster Card and improve your customer offer.
Price £: Free of charge
Digital
Press
Keen to get your content noticed by international journalists around the world? Submit images, videos, b-rolls and content to our online media centre.
Price £: Free of charge
Trade
Want to boost your revenue online in a quick and easy way? Generate commission using affiliate links to the TfL Visitor Shop
Consumer
Want to gain international exposure for your brand, increase visits & spend to your business? Join our free scheme & submit an offer available to every visitor with a Visitor Oyster card.
Price £: Free of charge
Status: Registration open
Consumer
Want to get your tourism business seen by 125,000 readers and 29,000 online users spanning 50 countries? Advertise in the Britain Magazine.
Price £: Starting from £500
Consumer
Would you like to run joint trade marketing activities to promote Great Britain in Europe, the Americas, China, Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa?
Price £: £25,000
Status: Registration open
Consumer
UK Visa Application Centre
Are good-quality, high-net worth visitors part of your marketing strategy? Showcase your product and services to guaranteed travellers to Britain before they travel in UK Visa Application Centres.
Price £: Starting from £616
Digital
Press
Screenshot of the VisitBritain/VisitEngland media centre
Do you have a new product or event which you'd like to get under the international spotlight? Submit your news story to Britain Calling to be considered for inclusion on our online media centre.
Price £: Free of charge
Consumer
Digital
VisitBritain Shop logo
Want to boost your revenue online in a quick and easy way? Generate commission using affiliate links to over 200 products on the VisitBritain Shop.
Price £: Free of charge
Consumer
Digital
Red Pintrest logo
Do you have inspirational images which you’d like to share with international visitors? Follow our Love GREAT Britain Pinterest account and we’ll re pin your pins on our board where applicable.
Price £: Free of charge
Business
Imex America logo
Want to build your meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions (MICE) business on an international scale? Meet with 3,000 quality buyers from 54 countries worldwide.
Date:
10 Oct 2017 09:00 to 12 Oct 2017 17:00
County/ City
Las Vegas, America
Price £: £5,500 + VAT
Status: Registration open
Consumer
Cover of the London Planner brochure, featuring the British Museum, we created with London & Partners
Are you looking to reach visitors whilst they are in London? Advertise your products and services in VisitBritain and London & Partners’ official visitor guide, ‘London Planner’.
Price £: Starting from £675
Consumer
Digital
Screenshot of the VisitBritain shop
Would you like to grow your sales? Sell your attraction, sightseeing tour and transport tickets in local language and currency via our online shop.
Price £: Free of charge – just an agreed commission rate
Business
IBTM World 2017 logo
Are you looking to expand your international reach? Meet with 4,000 top-level buyers from over 73 countries.
Date:
28 Nov 2017 09:00 to 30 Nov 2017 17:00
County/ City
Barcelona, Spain
Price £: £5,500 + VAT
Status: Registration open
Press
Screenshot of the VisitBritain media centre
Is there an exciting event, opening or trend in your region? We can help spread the word to international journalists.
Price £: Free of charge
Consumer
Shot of a beach with a lighthouse in the background
Would you like to leverage your marketing spend to reach more consumers, across multiple channels in multiple markets? Enquire about a partnership with us.
Price £: Minimum investment is £100,000.
Status: Registration open
Business
Trade
Collage of English literary heroes: Harry Potter; Tennyson; Famous Five; Jane Austen; Arthur Ransome; Arnold Bennett; Edward Thomas; Sherlock Holmes
2017 is VisitEngland's Year of Literary Heroes. Send us your literary "claims to fame" for possible inclusion in our media activity for next year.
County/ City
England
Status: Registration open
Consumer
Salisbury Cathedral
VisitBritain is seeking a global wholesale and distribution partner to work with during 2017/18
Price £: From £500,000
Status: Registration open
Consumer
A plane in the sky
We are seeking a European airline partner to work with during 2017/18 to grow the inbound tourism market to Britain
Price £: GBP £500,000-£1,000,000 per partner
Status: Registration open
Business
Trade
table with glasses and red leaflets
Showcase the best of England's business events industry to the US market at our Meet-the-Buyer event in New York and Boston, 4-5 October 2017.
Date:
4 Oct 2017 18:30 to 5 Oct 2017 20:30
County/ City
Boston and New York, USA
Status: Registration open
Consumer
We are seeking an airline partner to work with during 2017/18 to assist in promoting flight routes into London and regional Britain, developing Great Britain content to promote throughout their channels and general marketing.
Price £: Minimum of GBP£500,000 per partner
Status: Registration open