City of Paramatta: Winterlight


POSTED ON 12th May 2020

Winterlight is an annual 10-day winter festival hosted by the City of Parramatta featuring an open-air ice-skating rink, 30-metre ice slide, illuminated ferris wheel, carnival rides, night markets, carnival shows, live music, a food village, interactive workshops and theme nights.

In 2017, a record crowd turned out to enjoy the winter fun. However in 2018, numbers were down. This can partly be attributed to a number of other ice skating rinks popping up in Western Sydney.

The City of Paramatta came to Marketing Angels as they needed assistance in a short time frame to run the Winterlight event marketing. With two staff members in the Destination Marketing team on maternity leave and a hiring freeze, they needed help.

The City of Parramatta needed help with creating a marketing plan to ensure a successful event and to also have a dedicated resource working on this large and important festival.

Know more how we helped increase attendance of this annual community event by 33%.

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“The results of the advertising speak for themselves. All we had to do was compare with last years figures to see the increase in revenue. Well worth the investment for the return.”