Whitby In Bloom

Horticulture, Heritage and Bloomin' Heart

Charity No. 1157790

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Floral Festival 2018

Buzzin’ about Bloom

 Monday 9th July to Monday 16th July 2018

This year Whitby in Bloom have adopted the theme Buzzin’ about Bloom for our entry into Yorkshire in Bloom. To show their support Whitby’s shops, pubs, cafés and businesses are invited to enter the Whitby in Bloom 2018 ‘Floral Festival’ and decorate their business premises inspired by the theme Buzzin’ about Bloom’.

Any business is eligible and Buzzin’ about Bloom’ can be interpreted in any bloomin’ way – just come up with your own original design.

Get Creative, Take Part and Join In!

  • Promote your business and be part of Whitby’s entry into Yorkshire in Bloom
  • Dress the town to welcome the YiB judges to Whitby.
  • Show how Whitby businesses come together to promote their town.
  • Show-off your wildest display ideas – and win prizes!

There are benefits for your business too:

  • Photographs of all entrants will be featured in an image gallery on www.whitbyinbloom.org
  • There’ll be social media exposure using hashtag #Whitby’sBuzzin’
  • A ‘Buzzin’ about Bloom’Map’ to encourage visitors to explore and share ‘Whitby’s Buzzin’ Selfies’


Register to enter the competition by completing the online form above

Registration closes Friday 29th June 2018. 

Displays must be ready by 2pm, Monday 9th July and maintained until 2pm Monday 16th July.


Categories & Prizes

Best in Hive Prize

For the most original concept, we’re looking for innovative ideas, with your creativity given free rein. Get your thinking caps on!

Prize: Free Sponsorship Sign on Town Centre Floral Display worth £100


The Big Buzz Prize

For the business which best engages with the public in person AND through social media.  Something which inspires customers to share the Buzzin’ about Bloom’ message in person and digitally!

Prize: Free Sponsorship Sign on Town Centre Floral Display worth £100


If you don’t want to be judged in a competition why not join in anyway – place the Buzzin’ about Bloomlogo in your window along with flowers and bees of any size, shape, colour to create a happy atmosphere!


Thank you for joining in with the spirit of
 Whitby in Bloom Floral Festival 2018.
We can’t wait to see your creations!



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