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London 2012 Open Weekend (22-24 July 2011) – register your event

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The London 2012 Open Weekend (22-24 July 2011) provides an opportunity for cultural organisations from across the West Midlands to be part of the official ‘one year to go’ Olympic & Paralympic celebrations. You can now register an Open Weekend event by filling in this short online form.

Register by close of play on Friday 27 May for guaranteed inclusion in the public launch, which takes place on 6 June. Find out more about organising an event at london2012.com. After registering you will be given access to the Open Weekend Brand Centre: a resource to help you promote your event. From mid-June you will also be sent a promotional toolkit containing all you need to decorate your venue.

A couple of things to bear in mind - events must be: open to all, not-for-profit and there should be no (visible) commercial sponsorship at events.

Since 2008, London 2012 Open Weekend has inspired a fabulous variety of local cultural events in the West Midlands, from poetry competitions, dance challenges and coracle racing, to open catwalk sessions, mobile museums and sport taster days – London 2012 Open Weekend provides a unique platform for local cultural organisations to showcase what they do to brand new audiences.

For more information and to register your event visit the london2012.com website