Gresham Arts Festival Sponsorship Information

  • Friday, July 19 - Saturday, July 20, 2019
    Historic Downtown Gresham

    The Gresham Arts Festival is a regional event celebrating arts, culture and music. The festival draws more than 20,000 visitors to charming historic downtown. 

    Become a sponsor.

    Sponsorship levels

  • Art Under the Stars Presenting Sponsor $15,000
    This Arts Festival event is on Friday, July 19
    • Listed as Art Under the Stars presented by: "Your Name."
    • Prominent name on promotional materials including event web page, poster and marketing materials.
    • "Presented by" banner on the Main Avenue stage.
    • Listed in GRESHAM, the City's newsletter to 50,000-plus households and businesses; plus Neighborhood
    • Connections, the City's monthly e-newsletter to residents.
    • Listed in The Outlook Arts Festival Guide.
    • Mention in all Facebook posts pertaining to Art Under the Stars on the City's Facebook event page.
    • Mention in at least three Instagram posts or stories.
    • Mention in at least two Nextdoor posts.
    • Mention in official press release announcing event.
    • Name listed on GreshamOregon.gov event page with hyperlink back to business page.
    • Two complimentary 10x10 booth spaces to showcase business and engage with the community at Art Under the Stars.
    • 20 VIP vouchers for organization.
    • Special mention at event.

    Reserved for one community sponsor.

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    Summer Jam Music Event Presenting Sponsor $15,000
    This Arts Festival event is on Saturday, July 20
    • Listed as Summer Jam Music Event presented by: "Your Name."
    • Prominent name on promotional materials including web page, event poster and marketing materials.
    • "Presented by" banner on the entertainment stage on the Arts Plaza.
    • Listed in GRESHAM, the City's newsletter emailed to 50,000-plus households and businesses; and in Neighborhood Connections, the City's monthly e-newsletter.
    • Listed in The Outlook Arts Festival Guide.
    • Mention in all Facebook posts pertaining to Summer Jam Music Event on the Facebook event page.
    • Mention in at least three Instagram posts or stories.
    • Mention in at least two Nextdoor posts.
    • Mention in official press release announcing event.
    • Name listed on GreshamOregon.gov event page with hyperlink back to business page.
    • Two complimentary 10x10 booth spaces at the event, either the Artist Market or at the Arts Plaza event.
    • 20 VIP vouchers for organization.
    • Special mention at event by event emcee.

    Reserved for one community sponsor.

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    Breakin' on Main Presenting Sponsor $3,000
    This Arts Festival event is on Saturday, July 20

    Breakin' on Main, hosted by OSK, is the inaugural break-dance competition coming to the Gresham Arts Festival. This competition will take place on 2nd and Main and will feature 20 of the most talented break dance teams from around the West Coast. 1st place prize of $1,000; 2nd place prize of $500.

    • Listed as Breakin' on Main presented by: "Your Name."
    • Name on promotional materials, including print advertisements and the event banner at the DJ station.
    • Event speaking opportunity during the break dance competition.
    • Listed in GRESHAM, the City's newsletter mailed to 50,000-plus households and businesses; and Neighborhood Connections, the City's monthly e-newsletter.
    • Listed on GreshamOregon.gov event page with hyperlink back to business page.
    • Mention in at least two social media posts.
    • Listed in The Outlook Arts Festival Guide.
    • One complimentary booth space on 2nd Street at event.

    Reserved for one community sponsor. This sponsorship is secured! Thank you Gresham Area Chamber of Commerce for your generous community support.

    Arts Festival Patron of the Arts $10,000
    • Prominent name on promotional materials including print advertisements, listed on the cover of The Outlook Arts Festival Guide and on four banners throughout the event.
    • Listed in GRESHAM, the City's newsletter mailed to 50,000-plus households and businesses.
    • Mention in at least four social media posts.
    • Mention in official press release announcing event.
    • Name listed on GreshamOregon.gov event page with hyperlink back to business page.
    • Two complimentary 10x10 booth spaces in the Artist Market to promote business.
    • 10 VIP vouchers at the Art Under the Stars event.
    • Mention at the Art Under the Stars event by event emcee.

    Can include partial in-kind sponsorship.

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    Arts Festival Pillar of the Arts $5,000
    • Name on promotional materials, including print advertisements and on two banners throughout the event.
    • Listed in GRESHAM, the City's newsletter mailed to 50,000-plus households and businesses.
    • Mention in at least three social media posts.
    • Listed in The Outlook Arts Festival Guide.
    • Mention in official press release announcing event.
    • Listed on GreshamOregon.gov event page with hyperlink back to business page.
    • One complimentary 10x10 booth space at the Artist Market to promote business.
    • Six VIP vouchers at the Art Under the Stars event.

    Can include partial in-kind sponsorship.

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    Arts Festival Curator of the Arts $2,500
    • Name on promotional materials.
    • Listed in GRESHAM, the City's newsletter mailed to 50,000-plus households and businesses.
    • Mention in at least one social media post.
    • Listed on GreshamOregon.gov event page with hyperlink back to business page.
    • Listed in The Outlook Festival Guide.
    • Two complimentary 10x10 booth spaces in the Kids Village on the Arts Plaza to promote business.

    Can include in-kind sponsorship.

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    Arts Festival Advocate of the Arts $1,500
    • Name on print advertisements.
    • Listed in GRESHAM, the City's newsletter mailed to 50,000-plus households and businesses.
    • Listed on GreshamOregon.gov event page.
    • Listed in The Outlook Arts Festival Guide.
    • One complimentary 10x10 booth space in the Kids Village on the Arts Plaza to promote business.

    Can include in-kind sponsorship.

    Become a sponsor

    Arts Festival Fan of the Arts $500
    • Listed in The Outlook Arts Festival Guide.
    • Listed on GreshamOregon.gov event page.

    Can include in-kind sponsorship.

    Become a sponsor

  • Already filled out the form, and just need to pay?

    Pay online 

    Or mail/deliver your check (make payable to City of Gresham; on memo line write Arts Festival Sponsorship) to:

    City of Gresham
    Attn: Accounts Receivable
    1333 NW Eastman Parkway
    Gresham, OR 97030

    Questions?

    For more information about sponsorship, contact Event Coordinator Shannon Chisom at 503-750-3785 or Shannon.Chisom@gmail.com.