BID businesses may take advantage of these promotions and services
- Vendor table at all First Fridays (including Car Show and Country Christmas)*
- Vendor table at the Oxford Village Market*
- 20 on Tuesday listing – submit your “Twenty” themed promotion offered every Tuesday and we’ll add you to a post card distributed to Oxford Village Market visitors and at all events and promotions.
- Vendor table at all other OMI events*
- Social media promotion of your special event or special sale. The OMI Facebook page has over 4,700 likes and a daily reach of 2,500 views.**
- Promotion on First Friday activities list (distributed during event, via e-blast to the community, website and social media)**
- Monthly Merchant/Vendor newsletter including helpful links, Merchant Meeting agenda and Downtown news
- Business listing on our Shop Oxford webpage
- One free ticket to one OMI fundraising event annually
any many more!
* Please submit a vendor application to firstname.lastname@example.org
What benefits do BIDs bring to everyone?
Studies from across the country have shown that BIDs have resulted in the following benefits:
✓ Increased customer footfall
✓ A more buoyant local economy
✓ Reduced individual business costs through joint projects
✓ Physical improvements to the BID area
✓ A united business voice on key issues
✓ Businesses being more involved in community projects
✓ Builds local pride in the city