About TAKEPART

TAKEPART is an award-winning festival celebrating community sport, dance, exercise, and physical activity. This year it’s running from Saturday 22 until Sunday 30 June.

This free event brings together providers from across the city to showcase local opportunities for people of all ages and abilities to lead healthy and active lifestyles.

It’s an easy way for you to:

  • try out activities

  • improve your health

  • spend time with friends and family

  • find out what's available in the city

How to get involved in TAKEPART

Information webinar

For groups and organisations who would like to find out more about TAKEPART and to discuss and share ideas for 2024, we're holding an information Webinar on Tuesday 27 February.

We particularly recommend attending this if you have not previously been involved in TAKEPART.

TAKEPART information webinar details

Monday 27 February, 6pm to 7:30pm (Online MS Teams)  Registrations for this year’s Festival will open on 27 February. 

If you would like to attend the information evening:

Register to be part of the festival

Applications open Tuesday 27 February and close on Friday 5 April 2024 for organisations interested in getting involved in this year's TAKEPART Festival.

If you wish to be involved in TAKEPART this year, fill out this registration form: TAKEPART Registration Form.

For a registration guide, contact the Healthy Lifestyles team:

Benefits of being involved in TAKEPART

TAKEPART is a chance to promote the fantastic opportunities your club or organisation offers residents. With a city distribution of more than 40,000 festival flyers, a media campaign and events attracting thousands of people, TAKEPART allows your organisation to meet people wanting to play more sport or be more active.

Feedback from local organisations has shown that TAKEPART can help you:

  • raise the profile of your organisation

  • increase your junior and adult membership

  • link with local schools and colleges

  • find new coaches and volunteers

  • raise issues important to your club