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Commercial Opportunities

2020 TANK MUSEUM TRADING APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN!

Please see below our full list of public events with trading, exhibiting, catering, entertainment and living history opportunities and their processing timeline.

Please note, if you are looking to apply for the Dorset Big Bang STEM event, organised by Dorset County Council, the separate form for this is at the bottom of this page.

Please be aware, you will be asked to provide a risk assessment, picture/layout of your stall and a copy of your public liability insurance on application.

Event Date : Processing Date

- South West Model Show (15th - 16th February 2020): 6th January 2020

- Tiger Day 13 (25th April 2020): 13th January 2020

- VE Day Event (8th May 2020): 13th January 2020

- TANKFEST (26th - 28th June 2020): 13th January 2020

- Tiger Day 14 (19th September 2020): 18th May 2020

- South West Model Show (17th - 18th October 2020): 27th July 2020

- Keep On track Mental health Event (9th - 10th October 2020): 27th July 2020

- Christmas at The Tank Museum (28th - 29th November 2020): 14th September 2020

The above dates are processing start dates and NOT application deadlines. We will still accept forms after these dates however they are listed to clarify that this is the earliest we will be in touch with you regarding your submission. 

You are NOT confirmed for an event unless you have heard directly from the Tank Museum Events Team after the processing date for that particular event. You will receive an automated response from Wufoo to confirm receipt of your application however this does NOT confirm participation.


Step One

Before applying take a look through the pricing structures, terms and conditions and sensitive artefacts documentation linked below. You will be asked to confirm agreement of these at the end of your application. 


Step Two

Ensure you have the key items for your particular form (listed below) on file ready for upload on application. You are not able to save and return to your form at a later date, you must complete it in one sitting. 


Traders Application - Applications for 2020 are now open - APPLY HERE!

- Copy of Public Liability Insurance up to £5 million

- Copy of Risk Assessment (a template can be downloaded HERE)

- A basic drawing of your pitch layout


Exhibitor Application - Applications for 2020 are now open - APPLY HERE!

- Copy of Public Liability Insurance up to £5 million (only required if providing a live demonstration or workshop)

- Copy of Risk Assessment (a template can be downloaded HERE)

- A basic drawing of your pitch layout


Catering Application - Applications for 2020 are now open - APPLY HERE!

- Copy of Public Liability Insurance up to £5 million 

- Copy of Risk Assessment (a template can be downloaded HERE)

- Copy of your Hygiene Certification

- Photograph of your stall

- A basic drawing of your pitch layout

 

Entertainment Application - Applications for 2020 are now open - APPLY HERE!

- Copy of Public Liability Insurance up to £5 million 

- Copy of Risk Assessment (a template can be downloaded HERE)

- A basic technical specification and/or floor/stage plan

 

Living History Application - Applications for 2020 are now open - APPLY HERE!

- Copy of Public Liability Insurance up to £5 million 

- Copy of Risk Assessment (a template can be downloaded HERE)

- A basic technical specification and/or floor/stage plan


Step Three

Wait to hear from the events team as to whether or not your application has been successful. The processing dates are listed at the top of this page.

Already applied and concerned your application has been lost?

If at any point you are doubtful that your application has been received, please check your inbox (and junk/spam folder) for an automated email direct from Wufoo. This will confirm receipt on our behalf. If you are still unsure, please contact the Events Team on events@tankmuseum.org.

Please note you are not confirmed for an event unless you have heard directly from the Tank Museum Events Team after the processing date for that particular event.

NB. You will receive an automated response from Wufoo to confirm receipt of you application however this does NOT confirm participation.

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Applications open for the Big Bang Dorset STEM Event, being held at the Museum in March 2020.

For further information and to apply as an exhibitor for the Big Bang Dorset STEM Event, please visit the form HERE.

Please be aware, you will be asked to provide a risk assessment, picture/layout of your stall and a copy of your public liability insurance on application.

Your application is not successful until you have heard from the events team and your payment request has been received.