EUROPEAN CAPITAL OF CULTURE #WEARE2023

 
Posted: Tuesday 17th Jan 2017

Posted: Tuesday 17th Jan 2017


Belfast City Council and Derry City and Strabane District Council have submitted a bid to become the UK’s nominated host city for the European Capital of Culture in 2023. If the bid is successful, there will be a year-long programme of amazing events that will showcase both cities and the region resulting in huge benefits. Help us bring it home and pledge your support for the bid. 

Over the past four months, the #WeAre2023 team have engaged with 301 artists, had 16,000 face-to-face conversations, held 120 stakeholder engagement meetings, they’ve received 4,853 survey responses, distributed 72,500 pieces of information material, had 17 encounters with other European Capitals of Culture, engaged 75 high profile supporters, had 59 positive articles in local media and had 1.143 million impressions on their online platforms.

Find out more and pledge your support here