2011 Duck Jazz Festival Sponsorships Available

Duck Jazz Festival EventsThe Fifth Annual Duck Jazz Festival is being held on Sunday, October 9, 2011. The event will be held at the Duck Town Park, 1200 Duck Road, from 11:00 a.m. until dusk; with the gates opening at 10:00 a.m. The headliner for the 2011 festival is TIZER featuring Chieli Minucci & Karen Briggs. The remainder of the artists for the festival will be announced soon.

The Duck Jazz Festival is a cultural event which brings nearly 5,000 people to the Town over Columbus Day weekend. Each year, the Town brings national, regional, and local jazz artists to Duck for this premier jazz event. The festival is being offered to our Outer Banks community as a free event and is designed to provide a unique entertainment opportunity for residents and visitors right here on the Outer Banks.

The Town of Duck is seeking sponsorships from the business community to assist with the costs of planning and staging a quality Jazz Festival.

The Sponsorships Level Include:
Baritone Sponsorship Level: $5,000
Tenor Sponsorship Level: $2,500
Alto Sponsorship Level: $1,000

Baritone Level Sponsorship includes top level placement in all print advertisements placed after August 1, 2011; mention in all radio advertising; top level placement on event merchandise (t-shirts, etc.); top level placement on event banner; website link; recognition at the event; shared sponsor table at the event; and 12 event t-shirts.

Tenor Level Sponsorship includes secondary level placement in all print advertisements placed after August 1, 2011 secondary level placement on event merchandise (t-shirts, etc.); secondary level placement on the festival banner; website link; recognition at the event; shared sponsor table at the event; and eight event t-shirts.

Alto Level Sponsorship includes lower level placement in all print advertisements placed after August 1, 2011; lower level placement on event merchandise (t-shirts, etc.); lower level placement on the festival banner; website link; recognition at the event; shared sponsor table at the event; and four t-shirts.

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for the 2011 Duck Jazz Festival, please contact Kathy McCullough-Testa at (252) 255-1234 or at info@townofduck.com. The deadline for committing to a sponsorship is June 30, 2011, with all monies to be paid by the event date October 9, 2011. Thank you for your consideration.

Please visit the Jazz Festival Web site at duckjazz.com for the most up-to-date Duck Jazz Festival schedule, line-up, and more, or call our events hotline at (252) 255-1286.