Why a franchise is better than going it alone

Mess Around UK The UK’s leading messy play provider!

Our parties and events, run by our wonderful, dedicated franchise leaders throughout the UK, are multi-sensory, larger-than-life, messy play experiences for under 5’s and older siblings.

Why a franchise is better than going it alone

Considering starting your own business?

If you have been considering starting your own business or whether to invest in a franchise, we truly believe that investing in a proven concept, like a Mess Around franchise is the best option if you are looking to get working straight away and reap the rewards of business ownership.

Here are some key benefits of franchise ownership rather than going it alone:

Start up costs

When investing in a Mess Around franchise you have no sudden surprises which makes budgeting much easier. After your initial investment you just have your monthly franchise management fee- no hidden costs.


When you go it alone you truly are on your own, with no formal training to help you prepare for the world of business ownership. Our experienced team are on hand to give you full training and and you get access to our fantastic e-learning platform for ongoing support to grow your business

Marketing & Branding

Our marketing start-up pack provides you all of our recognised branding, a ready made website and print materials. Our inhouse marketing team are also on hand to provide you the marketing skills you need to grow.


Once you have made your initial investment, we provide you all of the equipment you need to deliver events and sell merchandise too.


With our extensive knowledge and experience, we can help you find the right venues for hosting events.

Launch Event

We support you with advertising and organising your first club, workshop or event to help you feel at ease.

Ongoing Support

Our experienced team provide full support, advice and guidance whenever you need it.


We have a proven business model which has been tried and tested nationwide

Competitor Analysis

We are constantly researching competition and introduce new ways to stay ahead in our market.


Our franchise model works, meaning you can start earning immediately and enjoy your profits.

Learn about Steph’s Mess Around Journey

Introducing Steph Massey our franchisee for Mess Around Central Cheshire. Steph joined the Mess Around team in 2017 and hasn’t looked back.

Watch her video to discover what her average day looks like and what she loves best about being a Mess Around franchisee:

We look forward to welcoming you to the Mess Around team.

Our Mess Around franchise package offers you the flexibility to run your own business but with the support of a tried and tested model in your own exclusive territory, all backed up with the support of our experienced, friendly and dedicated network.

Your investment secures everything you need to get started, including training, equipment, support and resources. You get the fantastic opportunity to be your own boss, whilst receiving all the help and support you would lack if you were to go it alone. As many of our team say, it’s the best of both worlds. 

To discover more about Mess Around and whether we are right for you. Visit our website and download a prospectus. 

Don’t hesitate to get in touch or join us on our Mess Around journey to discover more:


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