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Corporate Sponsorship

By aligning their brands with ours, corporate sponsors demonstrate a lasting and vital commitment to the future of world-class music in local and national societies.

The Bowdoin International Music Festival offers over 100 events each summer to thousands of audience members and over 300 students and faculty from around the globe. Partnerships with the Festival are a mutually beneficial endeavor that provide exposure and goodwill for businesses. Our loyal patrons consistently appreciate the dedication and societal leadership of our sponsors.

Each Festival-Sponsor relationship is fully customizable to meet the needs of the sponsor. Here are the standard corporate sponsorship scenarios:

Season Sponsorship

Corporation Provides:

  • $5,000 contribution

Festival Provides:

  • Recognition as a Season Sponsor.
  • Company logo on the season poster (several hundred distributed throughout southern Maine).
  • Company logo in the season concert program (distribution of 5,000).
  • Recognition on the cover of the program for the performances you sponsor.
  • Recognition from the stage at the performances you sponsor.
  • Signage in the lobby at the performances you sponsor (provided by your organization).
  • A full-page ad in our season concert program, with season-long exposure to 16,000 concert-goers.
  • Four complimentary tickets to each Festival Wednesday concert (subject to availability.
  • Logo on the Festival’s website with direct link to your website.
  • Recognition in the Festival’s 2017 subscription catalogue distributed to over 10,000 mid-coast Maine homes.
  • Listing of your organization on all published donor lists.     

Concert/Series Sponsorship

Corporation Provides:

  • $2,500-$5,000 contribution

Festival Provides:

  • Recognition as a Concert Sponsor.
  • Company logo on the season poster (several hundred distributed throughout southern Maine).
  • Company logo in the season concert program (distribution of 5,000).
  • Recognition on the cover of the program for the performance you sponsor.
  • Recognition from the stage at the performance you sponsor.
  • Signage in the lobby at the performance you sponsor (provided by your organization).
  • A half-page ad in our season concert program, with season-long exposure to 16,000 concert-goers.
  • Four complimentary tickets the performance you sponsor.
  • Logo on the Festival’s website with direct link to your website.
  • Recognition in the Festival’s 2017 subscription catalogue distributed to over 10,000 mid-coast Maine homes.
  • Listing of your organization on all published donor lists.

DINERS CLUB

Restaurant Provides:

  • $3,000 contribution
  • 10% discount to Festival diners with tickets for performance that evening

Festival Provides:

  • Recognition as a Festival Sponsor.
  • Restaurant listed on the back of printed tickets and e-tickets.
  • Additional diners prior to Festival performances.
  • Restaurant listed on the Festival’s “where to eat” page on the website and the concert program.
  • Restaurant included in pre-concert e-blasts.
  • Company logo on the season poster (several hundred distributed throughout southern Maine).
  • Company logo in the season concert program (distribution of 5,000).
  • A half-page ad in our season concert program, with season-long exposure to 16,000 concert-goers.
  • Logo on the Festival’s website with direct link to your website.
  • Recognition in the Festival’s 2017 subscription catalogue distributed to over 10,000 mid-coast Maine homes.
  • Listing of your organization on all published donor lists.

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PROGRAM ADVERTISING

Full page (4 ½ x 7 ½”) – $600
Half page horizontal (4 ½ x 3 ⅝”) – $400
Quarter page vertical (2 ¼ x 3 ⅝”) – $250
Quarter page horizontal (4 ½ x 1 ⅞”) – $250

To learn more, contact the Festival at communications@bowdoinfestival.org or 207-373-1400.