CALL OUT FOR ASSOCIATED EVENTS – YEAR OF THE RAT 2020 / 2020鼠年都柏林中国新年庆典 – 联合活动主办方报名申请指南


We are seeking applications from organisations and individuals interested in hosting their own event as part of the 2020 Dublin Chinese New Year Festival’s associated events programme.


To be eligible to apply, associated events must celebrate the Chinese New Year, Sino-Irish relations and celebrate cultures that observe the Lunar New Year or the Year of the Rat.


Celebrations for the Year of the Rat will take place from 25 January till 9 February 2020. The festival will feature signature events featuring all art forms from film, talks and visual art to music, dance and sport over a two-week period. Traditional and contemporary Chinese cultural activities will be at the heart of the festival including festivities and ceremonies, Chinese opera and singing, karaoke competition, culinary delights, arts and crafts, chess competitions, lion dances, dragon parades, calligraphy and children’s events.


With an Audience of over 16,000 in 2018 and an audience of 25,000 in 2019, the Dublin Chinese New Year associated events programme is an opportunity for you to be part of the largest celebration of the Lunar New Year in Europe.


Benefits of participating in DCNYF 2020 include:

  • Listing of your event in the DCNYF festival programme, both the print brochure and online
  • Listing including link to your website from the DCNYF website
  • Copies of the festival brochure for distribution through your organisation
  • DCNYF 2020 logo to use on your marketing materials
  • Involvement in a festival with national and international stature


  • 联合活动主办方的活动内容将被列入都柏林中国新年庆典活动手册,在纸质媒体及网络媒体同步宣传推广。
  • 联合活动主办方的活动页面链接将被加入都柏林中国新年庆典网站进行推广宣传。
  • 都柏林中国新年庆典的纸质宣传手册会被制作并分发到联合活动主办方的机构供使用。
  • 联合活动主办方享有都柏林中国新年庆典的logo使用权。
  • 联合活动主办方将通过参与都柏林中国新年庆典获得欧洲及国际声誉。


Please note:

  • Submitting an associated event application does not guarantee inclusion in the Dublin Chinese New Year Festival programme.
  • Event acceptance into the Dublin Chinese New Year Festival associated events programme is at the discretion of the Festival Organisers and Advisory Panel
  • Associated events are not funded by the Festival Organisers.
  • Applications received after the closing date will only be considered for website event listing.
  • Associated event organisers must accept the terms and conditions.



  • 提交报名申请并不保证您的机构或者个人一定会成为都柏林中国新年庆典的联合活动主办方。
  • 所有申请加入联合活动主办方的机构和个人都需要通过都柏林中国新年庆典活动主办方及组委会的审核,被审核通过的机构和个人会成为都柏林中国新年庆典的联合活动主办方。
  • 联合活动主办方不从都柏林中国新年庆典主办方获得资金支持。
  • 在截止日期之后收到的联合活动申请只有可能获得网站添加活动链接的支持。
  • 联合活动主办方需遵守都柏林中国新年庆典联合主办方条款及细则。


How to Apply 

You will be notified of the outcome of your application by Wednesday October 30th:

Step 1

Read the Dublin Chinese New Year Festival 2020 Associated Events TERMS AND CONDITIONS.

Step 2

Complete and submit the ONLINE APPLICATION FORM which includes your event details (event name and proposed date/s).

Step 3

If successful, you will be asked to complete the following:

  • Review and approve your print programme copy and listing.
  • Confirm receipt of the Dublin Chinese New Year Festival associated event logos and style guide for use on your marketing materials
  • Supply proof of your public liability insurance.



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完成并提交 线上申请表格 ,包含联合主办的活动策划细节(活动名称及拟活动日期)。



  • 检查并确认都柏林中国新年庆典宣传手册中关于联合活动主办方的活动内容介绍及翻译内容。
  • 确认收到都柏林中国新年庆典logo标识,便于联合活动主办方设计并使用在相关运营内容中。
  • 提交具有公共责任保险的相关证明。