In order to be eligible for as many sponsor perks as possible, please sign-up on our Charity Footprints Sponsorship page asap or by no later than Monday, August 9th: https://www.charityfootprints.com/DrumsAndDragons2021/sponsor

PRESENTING SPONSOR

$10,000 SPONSORSHIP | 1 opportunity available

  • One team entry for up to 25 members, including: 20 paddlers, 1 drummer, 4 alternates plus a “Pay-it-forward” team entry for an area nonprofit ($3,000 value).
  • Participation in Eye Dotting Opening Ceremony and recognition at Closing Ceremony.
  • Festival t-shirts (25 max).
  • Priority team tent location with VIP Package (Sponsor supplies tent).
  • Space for information booth.
  • Private Tour & reception at brand new WNC Bridge Foundation facility in Fall 2021.
  • Logo on marketing material and products such as banners, t-shirts, posters, press releases, e-blasts, and printed items.
  • Featured as 5th Annual Community Impact Sponsor of 2021 Drums & Dragons event on 2 websites, 2 Facebook pages, Instagram, and in any radio or press coverage.
  • 8 event sponsor recognition announcements.
  • Speaking opportunity on day of event 1 minute promo video to be featured on day of event + 3-5 min speaking opportunity at event.
  • 12 VIP on-site parking passes.

Platinum Dragon

$5,000 SPONSORSHIP

3 opportunities available

  • One team entry for up to 25 team members, including: 20 paddlers, 1 drummer, 4 alternates ($1,500 value).
  • Access to VIP area at event.
  • Space for information booth.
  • Logo on marketing material and products such as banners, t-shirts, posters, press releases, e-blasts, and print.
  • Logo and links on website and social media.
  • Logo prominently displayed on race scoreboard and festival banner.
  • 5 event sponsor recognition announcements.
  • Speaking opportunity at the event.
  • 5 VIP on-site parking passes.

Gold Dragon

$3,000 SPONSORSHIP

3 opportunities available

  • One team entry for up to 25 team members, including: 20 paddlers, 1 drummer, 4 alternates ($1,500 value).
  • Logo on marketing material and products such as banners, t-shirts, posters, press releases, e-blasts, and printed items.
  • Logo and links on website and social media.
  • Logo prominently displayed on race scoreboard and festival banner.
  • 3 event sponsor recognition announcements.
  • 2 VIP on-site parking passes.

Silver Dragon

$1,500 SPONSORSHIP

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  • Priority team registration.
  • Logo on marketing material and products such as banners, t-shirts, posters, press releases, e-blasts, and printed items.
  • Logo and links on websites and social media.
  • Logo prominently displayed on race scoreboard and festival banner.
  • 2 event sponsor recognition announcements.

Registration Deadline August 9th 2021

Bronze Dragon

$500 SPONSORSHIP

  • Logo on marketing material and products such as banners, t-shirts, posters, press releases, e-blasts, and printed items.
  • Logo and links on websites and social media.
  • Logo prominently displayed on race scoreboard and festival banner.
  • 1 event sponsor recognition announcement.

In Kind

Donation Opportunities

  • We can promote your business as an In-Kind Sponsor!
  • Donate silent auction items—Gift Certificates, Memberships, Merchandise.
  • Provide Food or Beverages for staff and volunteers—Breakfast, Lunch, Snacks.
  • Loan us large or small pop up tents, cranes, forklift, coolers, chairs, tablecloths.
  • Many more In-Kind donation opportunities listed on "Donate Now" page of our website!

à la carte SPONSORSHIP MENU

We also have several à la carte menu sponsorship options and are additionally in need of in-kind donations (forklift to move boats in/out of water, auction items, gift baskets, food for our 70+ event volunteers, + much more!) in order to successfully put on this year’s event.

Finish Line

$500 SPONSORSHIP

  • Listed as an event sponsor on select collateral materials, including signage and shirts.
  • Promotion in the Drums & Dragons e-newsletter, on our WNC Bridge Foundation and Drums & Dragons websites and on our two social media platforms.
  • One vehicle/watercraft to be displayed at a previously agreed upon location on the festival grounds during the event*.
  • 15-second profile to be read during the festival by the Master of Ceremonies.

Award Ceremony

$500 SPONSORSHIP

  • Listed as an event sponsor on select collateral materials, including signage and shirt.
  • Promotion in the Drums & Dragons e-newsletter, on our WNC Bridge Foundation and Drums & Dragons websites and on our two social media platforms.
  • Signage displayed at the ceremony*.
  • One member of your organization will help present awards.
  • 15-second profile to be read during the festival by the Master of Ceremonies.

Photo Booth

$500 SPONSORSHIP

  • Listed as an event sponsor on select collateral materials, including signage and shirts.
  • Promotion in the Drums & Dragons e-newsletter, on our WNC Bridge Foundation and Drums & Dragons websites and on our two social media platforms.
  • Signage displayed at the photo booth*
  • 15-second profile to be read during the festival by the Master of Ceremonies

Vehicle/Watercraft

$500 SPONSORSHIP

  • Listed as an event sponsor on select collateral materials, including signage and shirts.
  • Promotion in the Drums & Dragons e-newsletter, on our WNC Bridge Foundation and Drums & Dragons websites and on our two social media platforms.
  • One vehicle/watercraft to be displayed at a previously agreed upon location on the festival grounds during the event*.
  • 15-second profile to be read during the festival by the Master of Ceremonies.

Entertainment

$800 SPONSORSHIP

  • Listed as an event sponsor on select collateral materials, including signage and shirts.
  • Promotion in the Drums & Dragons e-newsletter, on our WNC Bridge Foundation and Drums & Dragons websites and on our two social media platforms.
  • Signage displayed at the stage*.
  • One member of your organization will help present awards.
  • 15-second profile to be read during the festival by the Master of Ceremonies.

Patron

$250 SPONSORSHIP

  • Promotion in the Drums & Dragons e-newsletter, on our WNC Bridge Foundation and Drums & Dragons websites and on our two social media platforms.
  • 15-second profile to be read during the festival by the Master of Ceremonies.

*Organizations are asked to provide their own tents, banners and other promotional items.
Please note that WNC Bridge Foundation is not responsible for any lost or damaged items.