Free Trend Report Free 2018 Report & eBook

Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book.

Keynotes.org Our Research Methodology

This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.

From Performance Venues to Virtuous Event Celebrations

 - May 15, 2013
When it comes to promotions and marketing, the go-to for small social business start-ups is typically word of mouth, funding and, well, the web, the web, the web, however, nothing makes an impact quite like these festival-using purpose projects.

From social good performance venues to virtuous event celebrations, some of the examples are the kind of the traditional booth-like advertising but part of it is about getting people together in one place, like the A Good Week event, which was essentially a week-long (that's obvious) social innovation festival that included bike activities, cash-flow modeling workshops and also online smallholder farm-led initiatives. Festival-using purpose projects take the story offline and bring in what they can when they can in a communal and usually supportive space.