2018 Amphitheater Sponsorship Opportunities

The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art invites you to become a supporter of the DeSoto Amphitheater for the Performing Arts 2018 season!

Since 2005, the Ned Smith Center’s annual Arts and Entertainment Series has brought regional and national performers to venues all over the
Susquehanna Valley. Over 20,000 people have attended our Arts and Entertainment events, and those numbers are increasing every year. In this new venue, we will be able to broaden our reach even further.

With your support, we can continue to bring these unique, exciting programs to our region.

FULL-SEASON CORPORATE SPONSORSHIPS

Maximize your exposure and recognition with our top-level sponsorship!

Platinum Season Sponsorship – $10,000

In addition to the recognition listed at the Gold and Community Outreach levels, we will recognize you in these ADDITIONAL meaningful ways:

  • Logo or name above series name on ALL series publicity
  • Full-page ad moves to the back cover of season program, distributed at all series events
  • TOP placement on sponsor signage on display at all series events
  • FOUR additional (total EIGHT) complimentary tickets to the Ned Smith Center’s President’s Circle Gala on November 3, 2017
  • Opportunity for display booth at ALL series events
  • FOUR additional (total EIGHT) season passes to DeSoto Amphitheater series – perfect for distribution to employees!

Gold Season Sponsorship – $7,500

In addition to the recognition listed at the Community Outreach level, we will recognize you in these ADDITIONAL meaningful ways:

  • Full-page ad moves to the inside front cover of season program, distributed at all series events
  • Two additional (total FOUR) complimentary tickets to the Ned Smith Center’s President’s Circle Gala on November 3, 2017
  • Opportunity for display booth at two series events of your choice
  • Two additional (total SIX) season passes to DeSoto Amphitheater series– perfect for distribution to employees!

Community Outreach Series – $5,000

We are pleased to show our gratitude in the following ways:

  • Logo or name on cover of 2016 Season Brochure, mailed to 1,000 NSCNA members and distributed throughout the community
  • Full-page ad on inside back cover in season program, distributed at all series events
  • Prominent placement on sponsor signage on display at all series events
  • Two complimentary tickets to the Ned Smith Center’s President’s Circle Gala on November 3, 2017
  • Opportunity for display booth at the series event of your choice
  • Four season passes to DeSoto Amphitheater series – perfect for distribution to employees!

INDIVIDUAL EVENT SPONSORSHIPS

Perfect for individuals and families! Partial support options are available!

We are in the process of planning the 2018 season and will have more information coming soon.

Individual sponsorships typically cost between $3,000 and $1,500, depending on the cost of the event. sponsor recognition varies by the size of the commitment made. Sponsors are recognized in a number of ways including:

  • Complimentary 1/2 page ad in Series program
  • Recognition on ALL advertising and publicity the event
  • Company name and logo on Ned Smith Center website, with link to your website
  • Six complimentary tickets to event
  • Verbal acknowledgement in all announcements at event
  • Opportunity for company representative to speak during opening comments at the event

General Season Support – $500 – $1,499

We are grateful for support at any level! A donation of $500 to $1,499 will receive:

  • Company name and logo on Ned Smith Center website, with link to your website
  • Two complimentary tickets to the event of your choice
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