St Johns River Festival of the Arts

2017 Sponsorship Information

Presenting Sponsor: $10,000

The Presenting Sponsor contribution ensures the festival goes forward with its mission to “enrich the quality of life in our community by cultivating an arts and cultural environment that offers hands-on venues to educate and stimulate the appreciation and advancement of both.”

Benefits:

  • Your company recognition on all media including TV & radio as Presenting Sponsor
  • Your promotional booth located at premier location includes 10'x10' tent, two folding chairs, table-skirt and table cloth. Presenting Sponsor may hang a company banner on the booth (banner provided by sponsor), display and promote company products and/or services within the tent space. Note: no promotional product/service sales or food or beverage sales permitted
  • Your logo and link on the art festival website home page and website's public pages as the Presenting Sponsor
  • Your logo on high visibility art festival banner located across First Street two weeks before the event and during the event acknowledging your Presenting Sponsor status
  • Your logo on promotional posters, postcards and brochures distributed throughout Central Florida
  • Your logo on all artist tent cards 
  • Your logo recognition and your booth location designated on the art festival-site map and guest program
  • Your business will be noted as Presenting Sponsor on all sponsor recognition banners located within the festival
  • VIP/Artist Retreat: Presenting Sponsor includes 10 guests on Saturday or Sunday
  • Promotional table at VIP/Artist retreat
  • $600 of your sponsorship will be designated funds to support The St Johns River festival of the Arts scholarship program
  • Presenting Sponsor award ribbon presented to the artist of sponsor's choice
  • $300 in Art Bucks to spend toward fine art/fine craft festival purchases
  • Framed and signed festival poster
  • Festival souvenir cup and T-shirt

Arts Education Sponsor: $7,500

Next to the Presenting Sponsor, the Arts Education Sponsor offers the most visibility and sponsor logo presence. The Arts Education Sponsor supports 20 fine-arts/fine-crafts artist demonstration venues “where the artistic process comes alive” before the eyes of visitors of all ages!

Demonstration artists are vital to the mission of the festival to “enrich the quality of life in our community by cultivating an arts and cultural environment that offers venues to educate and stimulate the appreciation and advancement of both.”

Benefits:

  • Your name and logo on all fine arts/fine crafts demonstration sites our name and logo on all fine arts/fine crafts demonstration sites
  • Your logo on art festival banner located across First Street two weeks prior to the event, acknowledging your business as Arts Education Sponsor
  • Your logo and link on art festival website-sponsor page
  • Your logo on promotional posters, postcards and brochures distributed throughout Central Florida
  • Your logo recognition on the festival map and program VIP/Artist Retreat: includes 8 guests on Saturday or Sunday
  • $400
  • $200 in Art Bucks to spend toward fine art/fine craft festival purchases
  • Souvenir art festival cup and poster

Culinary Arts Sponsor: $3500

The Culinary Arts Court Sponsor is prominently featured in prime location in the heart of the festival – Magnolia Square. The Culinary Arts Court delivers a creative food experience to enhance visitors' overall festival experience. It also offers a place to sit, relax and enjoy. Your sponsorship promotes the art creative food preparation along with educational food and wine demonstrations. Carefully selected food court vendors present top-notch, atypical outdoor faire in keeping with the educational quality of the festival. 

Benefits:

  • Your promotional booth at one food court entrance includes 10'x10' tent, two folding chairs, table and table cloth. Sponsor may hang a company banner on the booth (banner provided by sponsor), display and promote company products and/or services Note: no promotional product/service sales or food or beverage sales permitted
  • Your logo recognition at food court entrances
  • Your logo and link on festival website sponsor page
  • Your logo on promotional posters, postcards and brochures distributed throughout Central Florida
  • Your logo recognition and booth location designated on sitemap and guest map
  • Your logo on sponsor recognition banner located within festival footprint
  • VIP/Artist Retreat: includes 5 guests on Saturday or Sunday
  • $300
  • $150 Art Bucks to spend toward fine art/fine crafts festival purchases
  • Festival souvenir cup and poster

Block Sponsor: $2500

Block Sponsors are an important part of the festival experience and are highly visible with kiosk signage. Block Sponsors allow visitors to receive information provided by block kiosks. The kiosks are a very important ingredient to the art festival. They are information hubs that provide festival maps, related community art opportunities, hydration stations and festival souvenirs for visitors.

Benefits:

  • Your company banner placed on kiosk
  • Your promotional booth adjacent to kiosk includes 10’x10’ tent, two folding chairs, table-skirt and table cloth. Sponsor may hang  a company banner on the booth (banner provided by sponsor), display and promote company products and/or services. No promotional product/service sales or food or beverage sales permitted
  • Your logo and link on festival website sponsor page
  • Your logo on promotional posters, postcards and brochures distributed throughout Central Florida
  • Your logo recognition on site map and guest program
  • Your logo on sponsor recognition banner located within the festival footprint
  • VIP/Artist Retreat:  includes 4 guests on Saturday or Sunday
  • $200
  • $100 Art Bucks to spend toward fine art/fine crafts festival purchases
  • Festival souvenir cup and poster

Music Sponsor: $1500

The Music Sponsor underwrites venues of acoustic performing artists. These music venues are placed throughout the art festival in high visual areas. Music provides artistic and aesthetic value to the visitors’ overall art festival experience and is an integral part of the event.

Benefits:

  • Your company banner(s) on music booth(s)
  • Your logo and link on festival website sponsor page
  • Your logo on promotional posters, postcards and brochures distributed throughout Central Florida
  • Your logo recognition on festival map and guest program
  • Your logo on the Festival Music Sponsor banner located at the music venues throughout the festival footprint
  • VIP/Artist Retreat: includes 3 guest on Saturday or Sunday
  • $150
  • $75 in Art Bucks to spend toward fine art/fine crafts festival purchases
  • Logo on festival promotional fliers distributed throughout Central Florida
  • Festival souvenir mug and poster

"Art in Action" Demonstration Sponsor: $500

Support the Artistic Process by having your business, family or organization sponsor an "Art in Action" demonstration site.

  • Great exposure from thousands of spectators
  • Your logo or name prominetly placed on the Art in Action signage
  • Your name listed in the art festival program as a "Art in Action"sponsor
  • Access to the VIP Lounge

Friend of the Festival Sponsor: $300

Become a Friend of the Festival and have your business, family or organization support the arts!

  • Your logo or name prominently placed at an art festival venue
  • Social media mention
  • Your name listed in the art festival program as a sponsor
  • Year long inclusion on our website
  • Invitation to all events

For more information go to www.stjohnsriverartfest.com

State of Florida Solicitation of Contributions Act registration # CH35963. The art festival is a not-for-profit organization, designated by the IRS as a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization and is tax exempt in the state of Florida and is run entirely by volunteers. Donations to The St Johns River Festival of the Arts are considered charitable contributions and are tax deductible.