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A legendary opportunity

Hoodwinked offers great commercial marketing opportunities for your business, with extensive brand exposure.  It will be the focus of the City’s big summer campaign for 2018, with citywide branding and promotion from July to September.

Make sure your business is part of the biggest event in Nottingham in 2018.  Sponsoring a unique Hoodwinked sculpture is a great way to boost your business while inspiring customers and employees to enjoy Nottingham’s creativity and helping to raise awareness and funds for Nottinghamshire Hospice as part of your Corporate Social Responsibility commitments.

Don’t miss out.

Download our Sponsor Pack.

Or email us on hoodwinked@nottinghamcity.gov.uk

Wild in Art projects create a lasting impact

Don’t just take our word for it – check out the facts and figures.

The Big Hoot – Birmingham 2015

  • 25% increase of visitors to the Great Western Arcade
  • £530,830 raised for charity
  • 163,935 unique users of Big Hoot website
  • 14,000 registered users for Big Hoot App

Great North Snowdogs  –  (North East region)  2016

  • 676,056 visitors during the trail brought 16.55 million into the region
  • 56% spent 6 days or more visiting the trail
  • 12% people stayed somewhere overnight
  • 85% felt the trail brought a sense of community
  • £367,500 raised for charity
  • Watch the VIDEO Case Study: https://www.snowdogarttrails.co.uk/charity/

Pigs Gone Wild – Ipswich 2016

  • 250,000 people visited the Pigs Gone Wild trail
  • £1million boost to the Ipswich economy
  • £200,000 raised for charity
  • 82% of people stayed in Ipswich longer than usual
  • 60% said it was their main reason for visiting
  • 90% explored parts of the city they would not usually visit

Join our growing band of sponsors!


Eversheds Sutherland

“We are one of the largest law firms in the world, with 66 offices in 32 countries, employing over 4,500... Read More

Nottingham Playhouse

“We can’t wait to unveil our contribution to Hoodwinked – what a great project and great chance to showcase the... Read More

BBC Radio Nottingham

“BBC Radio Nottingham is excited about being part of the city’s first ever Hoodwinked trail.  It’s such a clever way... Read More

Whitefoot Photography

“I’m passionate about my city and love to photograph it. Hoodwinked brings an opportunity for me to photograph Nottingham in... Read More

The Nottingham Building Society

“The Nottingham Building Society has been an important part of the city and its community for nearly 170 years and... Read More

Mellors Group

“We are pleased to add our support to this exciting new event for Nottingham. Our business began here, when my... Read More

Robin Hood Network

“As a group we are delighted to be working with Hoodwinked on this exciting project.  Through our wide public transport... Read More

Browne Jacobson

“As a Nottingham headquartered business, we are committed and passionate about investing in our local community and leaving a lasting... Read More

Boots UK

“To read and learn is one of life’s great pleasures, and it’s something that we believe that every person should... Read More


“We are really pleased to be supporting this great event for the city and hosting two unique Hoodwinked sculptures in... Read More

Gateley Plc

“Hoodwinked is a great initiative which will attract many visitors to the region; families and art fans alike. We’ve seen... Read More

The Cornerhouse

“We were really excited when we heard about Hoodwinked 2018 coming to the city, and we couldn’t resist getting involved... Read More

Nottingham Forest Football Club

“When you mention the City of Nottingham to people around the world they say two things in response; Nottingham Forest... Read More


“As a Nottingham based company, located in Mapperley, ABSN are thrilled to be getting involved with Hoodwinked 2018. As part... Read More

Capital One

“We are proud to be part of this fantastic initiative for Nottingham in 2018. As a Nottingham-based company we have... Read More

The Post

“Hoodwinked sounds like a fantastic idea – and a great opportunity for Nottingham to show off everything that is good... Read More

Cavalry Design

“Cavalry Design are delighted to support a project as high profile and rewarding as Hoodwinked.  As a company based in... Read More

Harts Hotel & Restaurant

“I knew straight away that I wanted to support this exciting project, which has the potential to bring so many... Read More

Hoodwinked 2018 - A Twist on the Tale

Hoodwinked 2018 – A Twist on the Tale