Sponsorship Opportunities


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The WGBY Asparagus Festival & Gala
made possible by:

"Spearit" Gala Lead Sponsors:






Festival Lead Sponsors:






Additional sponsors:


























Community Asparagus Festival
Sunday, June 2
Live music & local cuisine
Arts & craft vendors
Baby animals
Asparagus-themed activities for the whole family!

"Spearit" Gala at the Lord Jeffery Inn
Monday, June 3
Asparagus-themed tribute dinner prepared by regional chefs
Music & dancing
Silent Auction
Special guest Chef Sara Moulton
Sponsorship Levels

$5,000 Festival Lead Sponsorship:

  • A sponsorship schedule to run April 1 through June 21, 2013
  • Booth/Table at Festival – sponsor’s staff welcome
  • Signage near/on stage (sponsor provides)
  • Acknowledgement from the stage
  • 2 VIP Tickets to the June 3rd Gala at the Lord Jeffery Inn (a $350 value)
  • 10 reserved seats to the book signing event (TBD)
  • 4 tickets to Asparagus Lunch
  • Additional acknowledgement in the Gala program
  • Logo on all promotional materials including event ads*, posters and postcards
  • Sponsor acknowledged in press releases
  • Logo/link on WGBY event web-site
  • Logo/acknowledgement in e-blasts and other WGBY member communications
  • Logo in on-air event promos and proof of performance spots
  • The Lead Sponsor will be listed on the WGBY Sponsors Web Page for one year.

 *Media sponsors for this event:

  • Advocate/preview magazine- 4 ads
  • MassLive- campaign three weeks
  • Republican- 4 ads
  • Yankee Magazine – March/April event listings and 1/3 page in May/June edition
  • WHMP- On air promotion
  • 93.9 The River-On air promotion

$2,500 Festival Co-Sponsorship:

  • A sponsorship schedule to run April 1 through June 21, 2013
  • Booth/Table at Festival – sponsor’s staff welcome
  • Signage near/on stage (sponsor provides)
  • Acknowledgement from the stage
  • 2 VIP Tickets to the June 3rd Gala at the Lord Jeffery Inn (a $350 value)
  • 4 reserved seats to the book signing event (TBD)
  • 2 tickets to Asparagus Lunch
  • Additional acknowledgement in the Gala program
  • Logo on all promotional materials including event ads*, posters and postcards
  • Sponsor acknowledged in press releases
  • Logo/link on WGBY event web-site
  • Logo/acknowledgement in e-blasts and other WGBY member communications
  • Logo on select event promos and proof of performance spots
  • The Co-Sponsor will be listed on the WGBY Sponsors Web Page for one year.

 *Media sponsors for this event:

  • Advocate/preview magazine- 4 ads
  • MassLive- campaign three weeks
  • Republican- 4 ads
  • Yankee Magazine – March/April event listings and 1/3 page in May/June edition
  • WHMP- On air promotion
  • 93.9 The River-On air promotion

$2,500 Gala Co-Sponsorship:

  • A sponsorship schedule to run April 1 through June 21, 2013
  • A display at the event – sponsor’s staff welcome
  • Signage at the event (sponsor provides)
  • Acknowledgement from the stage
  • 2 VIP Tickets to the June 3rd Gala at the Lord Jeffery Inn (a $350 value)
  • 4 reserved seats to the book signing event (TBD)
  • 2 tickets to Asparagus Lunch
  • Additional acknowledgement in the Gala program
  • Logo on all promotional materials including event ads*, posters and postcards
  • Sponsor acknowledged in press releases
  • Logo/link on WGBY event web-site
  • Logo/acknowledgement in e-blasts and other WGBY member communications
  • Logo on select event promos and proof of performance spots
  • The Co-Sponsor will be listed on the WGBY Sponsors Web Page for one year.

 *Media sponsors for this event:

  • Advocate/preview magazine- 4 ads
  • MassLive- campaign three weeks
  • Republican- 4 ads
  • Yankee Magazine – March/April event listings and 1/3 page in May/June edition
  • WHMP- On air promotion
  • 93.9 The River-On air promotion

For more information and to become a sponsor, contact:

 Marie Waechter
413-781-2801 ext. 247
mwaechter@wgby.org