Festival Organisation

Festival and Event Management Pain-Points

Music festivals are immensely popular. The amount of money spent directly by music tourists  (those visiting a town or city specifically for a festival or concert) has increased on average by £400M every year for the last seven years. Millennial attendance of music festivals has nearly doubled in just three years, and these trends do […]

Wimbledon

Wimbledon, the world’s most prestigious tournament, commences today. The inaugural Wimbledon Championship started on 9th July 1877, the year after Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone. The Gentlemen’s Singles was the only event held. It was won by Spencer Gore, an old Harrovian rackets player. About 200 spectators paid one shilling each to watch the […]

Festival Branding

Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts commences today. Over the last 50 years, Glastonbury has steadily grown into a global icon. We have worked with Glastonbury a few times and we are very excited about this year’s iteration.  Music festivals, particularly newer ones, face a unique challenge when it comes to branding. Glastonbury has cultivated […]

Angostura Bitters

Angostura Bitters is a highly concentrated bitters based on gentian, herbs and spices. Founded in 1820 by a German doctor, Dr. Johann Siegert, the bitters were originally intended as a medicine to improve the appetite and digestive well-being of Simón Bolívar’s army in Venezuela. In 1824, after much trial and error, Dr. Siegert eventually settled […]

Welcome to the Sunbaba team, Jeremy!

The Sunbaba family are delighted to welcome Jeremy to the team this month. Joining us under the title of Account Manager, Jeremy will be utilising the various skills he has built up since leaving the University of Sheffield to provide a great experience for our clients. With part of his heritage originating in Australia, Jeremy […]

Sunbaba’s product insight into Mambo Backlit

Over the past 6 months, Sunbaba has been working with an exciting new material that is being used to add a new dimension to indoor graphics. Showcased in our 2018 Showmans Show exhibition stand using seasonal backlit artwork, passers-by were encouraged to interact and engage with the material and understand how the effect is created. […]

Win, win and new print processes for Sunbaba at the Showman’s Show 2018

This October, the Sunbaba team headed to the Showman’s Show, for the 21st consecutive year. Based in Newbury, Berkshire, the show attracts around 4500 people annually across two days and showcases almost 340 exhibitors including flooring, marquees and even funky portaloos! This year’s stand design incorporated four stunning seasonal images with the primary objective of […]

Britney showstopper at Brighton Pride branded by Sunbaba

Brighton Pride 2018 was a runaway success with more than 57,000 people heading to the East Sussex coast to see Britney Spears perform her iconic hits, including; Toxic, Womanizer, Circus and plenty more. Unsurprisingly the show involved a lot of work behind the scenes and Sunbaba was more than happy to play its part in […]

Sunbaba Assist Star Events with Frimley Lodge Live!

Frimley Lodge Live 2018, a music festival based in Surrey Heath, returned for its fifth year this August. The family friendly music festival was a huge success and Sunbaba was delighted to provide stage branding for the event. Sunbaba was asked by long-standing client Star Events, who supplied the event’s stage, to produce a stage […]

Sunbaba provide the backdrop to spectacular school production

Sunbaba recently produced a highly impressive backdrop for a production at Warwick School. The stunning graphic measured 5m x 8.5m and was manufactured using a polyester canvas. The prestigious school has become synonymous with impressive productions over the years and the perfect set was vital to the performance’s overall success. The spectacular Mesopotamia themed backdrop […]