Event details

Salisbury Soup is a community seed-funding dinner that is built to uplift, empower, and find stories of amazing individuals who are thinking creatively about the community; solving problems and creating opportunities.

What does it look like?

  • People attend the event and pay a suggested donation of £5 for a meal of soup, salad and bread.

  • 4 pre-selected projects have 4 minutes to share their idea and answer 4 questions from the audience

  • The projects can be about ANYTHING (no restrictions)

  • The audience votes for their favourite.

  • The project with the most votes goes home with the proceeds taken on the door to help get their project off the ground.



 a collaborative event

a public dinner

a safe space

a democratic seed-funding platform.

a relational hub bringing together various communities

a forum for critical but accessible discussion

an opportunity to support innovation in Salisbury


Tickets are available on the door or in advance and are for a suggested donation - we don't want money to prevent people from coming so feel free to come on the night and just pay what you can.


Want to Pitch An Idea?

Anyone can apply to pitch at Salisbury Soup - there are only two rules:

  1. The idea must be primarily for community benefit within Salisbury or the immediate district. (10 mile radius)

  2. Presenters cannot use technology to present their ideas.

If you have an idea that you'd like to pitch at this event please contact Rebecca Maddox on 01722  412351 or [email protected] Pitch presentations are by advance application only.

Why not come to our free Idea Incubator Event on Thursday 11th July 6.30pm - a chance to get support and feedback on your idea and presentation tips.

Unit 1, Sussex House, Newtown Road
Salisbury , Wiltshire
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