2017 Artsfest of Greater Harrisburg
Celebrates 50 Years!
Memorial Day Weekend | May 27-29 2017
Riverfront Park, Harrisburg, PA
Blending world-class art with the beauty of the Susquehanna River, Artsfest brings together artists and community members from around the region and the country. Held annually in Riverfront Park in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Artsfest features over 250 exceptional, juried artists and craftsmen from across the United States and Canada. Hand-crafted works will be available for sale in more than fifteen different categories, including fine art, clay, photography, apparel, jewelry, metal, glass, wood, mixed media, musical instruments and more. This FREE festival attracts approximately 40,000 visitors over the 3-day weekend with individuals and families from local communities, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Baltimore, MD, Washington D.C., New York and more, annually to the Greater Harrisburg Area. The festival includes an entertainment stage where original musicians preform all three days. Featuring the best of regional scholastic bands, exciting emerging original bands and additional performers by the Central PA Friends of Jazz, hosted by Steve Rudolph. Artsfest is also home of KidsFest and FilmFest. These events allow the festival to be both family friendly and attractive to a unique audience of independent film fans. As the largest festival in the Harrisburg region, Artsfest has been the winner of six Harrisburg Magazine’s “Simply the Best” Awards and honored as one of Sunshine Magazine’s Top 13 Festivals.
Kunkel Stage Sponsorship - $15,000
This is the premier location to highlight your brand to the 40,000 festival goers. The Kunkel Stage showcases hourly performances of emerging and established performers. This main festival stage is fully-tented and is accentuated by the sunsets over the Susquehanna River. Entertainment runs open to close on all three festival days.
Kidsfest Sponsorship - $10,000
Fun for all of all ages, Kidsfest features a wonderful educational, artistic and playful area in ArtsFest for the young at heart. Great entertainment, children’s activities, craft workshops, and special performances throughout the festival hours. Share the joy in seeing children create, explore and learn many new artist techniques. Kidsfest is hosted by the Popcorn Hat Players.
Visibility Sponsorships - $7,500 per opportunity
Receive prominent brand recognition while enhancing the attendees experience at Artsfest. These sponsorship opportunities will impact nearly all 40,000 attendees over the weekend.
Make parking free for attendees of Artsfest! As parking sponsor, your company will have unlimited signage opportunities in and around the garage.
Official Artsfest T-Shirts
Feature your logo on the official Artsfest t-shirts. Available for purchase by attendees and used to identify volunteers during the weekend, these shirts are worn throughout the year.
Reuseable Water Bottles
Artsfest reusable water bottles, featuring your logo, will provide a way for artists, volunteers, and attendees to enjoy the complimentary hydration station. Celebrate the 50th annual Artsfest, support our green initiatives, and promote your brand with this sponsorship.
Inner Event Sponsorship $5,000 per event
Promote your brand through exciting events within the festival. These events all provide an added benefits to those attending the festival and increase the exposure for your brand.