2018 CityFest Sponsorship Opportunities

$25,000 - Presenting Sponsor

  • Acknowledgement as a Presenting Festival Sponsor on all CityFest marketing materials and communications

  • Inclusion of company branding and marketing materials at all CityFest weekend events

  • Two tables of 10 seats with preferred table placement for CityFest Luncheon program on Thursday, Nov. 8 featuring Gil Penalosa with 8 80 Cities

  • Exclusive sponsorship for panel on Saturday including an on-stage introduction opportunity by company representative

  • Verbal on-stage recognition on each festival day during the opening/closing keynotes  

  • Twenty VIP Festival passes complete with reserved seating, access to hospitality lounge and shuttle service to Luminaria on Saturday night

  • Prominent onsite logo recognition throughout the festival weekend

  • Full Page Ad within festival program

  • Exhibit booth activation opportunities during Friday “FREE Day” & Saturday programming

  • Logo recognition and sponsor shout-out on event website, ticketing platform and social media pages

  • Mention in all communications to attendees (PR Release, Social Media, Newsletters, E-Blasts)

  • First right of refusal for a 2019 CityFest Lead Sponsorship

$10,000 - Engagement Sponsor

  • One table of 10 seats with preferred table placement for CityFest Luncheon program on Thursday, Nov. 8 featuring Gil Penalosa with 8 80 Cities

  • Sponsorship of existing panel on Saturday including an on-stage introduction opportunity by company representative

  • Exhibit booth activation opportunities during Friday “FREE Day” & Saturday programming

  • Ten VIP Festival passes complete with reserved seating, access to hospitality lounge and shuttle service to Luminaria on Saturday night

  • Invitation to all additional VIP Sponsor events  

  • Prominent logo recognition on all event promotion materials, including onsite at the festival

  • Logo recognition and sponsor shout-out on event website, ticketing platform and social media pages

  • Half Page Ad within festival program

  • Mention in communications to attendees (PR Release, Social Media, Newsletters, E-Blasts)

$5,000 - Innovation Sponsor

  • One table of 10 seats for CityFest Luncheon program on Thursday, Nov. 8 featuring Gil Penalosa with 8 80 Cities

  • Logo recognition on all event promotion materials, including onsite at the festival

  • Booth activation opportunity at Friday FREE Day OR at Saturday CityFest programming

  • Five VIP Festival passes complete with reserved seating, access to hospitality lounge and shuttle service to Luminaria on Saturday night

  • Sponsorship of existing panel on Saturday including special verbal recognition by moderator at the start of the panel

  • Half page Ad inside festival program

  • Mention in communications to attendees (PR Release, Social Media, Newsletters, E-Blasts)

$2,500 - City Builder

  • One table of 10 seats for CityFest Luncheon program on Thursday, Nov. 8 featuring Gil Penalosa with 8 80 Cities

  • Logo recognition on all event promotion materials, including on site at the festival with logo display

  • Two VIP Festival Passes complete with reserved seating, access to hospitality lounge and shuttle service to Luminaria on Saturday night

  • Quarter Page Ad inside festival program

  • Booth activation for Saturday festival

$1,250 - Advocate

  • One table of 10 seats for CityFest Luncheon program on Thursday, Nov. 8 featuring Gil Penalosa with 8 80 Cities

  • Two Festival Passes

  • Name recognition on event promotion materials, including on site at the festival with logo display on select materials

  • Logo recognition in festival program



To secure your sponsorship, please contact Laura Lopez at laura@rivardreport.com.