Sponsorship Opportunities


Sponsors Do you want to MAXIMISE your sponsorship budget this year?…. Be a part of a GROWING Isle of Man event?……. Have your BUSINESS at the heart of the local community? OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE TO SPONSOR THE MANX QUEENIE FESTIVAL The first ever Manx Queenie Festival was held in August 2008 comprising of seafood bbq’s, celebrity corporate cooking demonstrations, local community and hospitality recipe competitions and public tasting events. The finale to the festival ‘Marine Day, A Celebration of the Sea’ in Port St Mary attracted some 3,000 people including National television crews and none other than celebrity TV chefs Si King and Dave Myers – ‘The Hairy Bikers’! The Manx Queenie Festival aims to educate people about the fantastic local food delicacy the Queenie (or Queen Scallop) and the story it has in Manx life. In addition, it aims to raise awareness of the diversity of the marine wildlife in the surrounding sea and celebrate all elements that connect with it, including conservation, recreation, fishing and science and to sharing in a greater appreciation for the coast and all that is around us on the stunning Isle of Man. This years Queenie Festival is planned to run from Friday 27 to Sunday the 29 June and will be promoted in the lead up to the festival by a planned and co-ordinated marketing and PR plan. Many of the events within the festival will involve local drama groups, street theatre, school children, artists, actors, storytellers and volunteers and will really be a talking point in the lead up, during and after the festival and would certainly offer a fantastic opportunity to local business’s to support and become a part of. Revenues will be generated though stall hire, advertising and sponsorship. Funding for the event success is crucial. That is why we have 3 great value sponsorship deals on offer that aim to build long term value for your business and strengthen the festival year on year! Interested..? Check out the sponsorship opportunities available. Find out how to get a stall for your business at a Queenie Festival event. Sponsorship Opportunities 2014 SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES AVAILABLE We believe in building long term partnerships so we can ensure that you get the most from your sponsorship so have developed the following packages to make it easy for you. Exclusive Sponsor (if this sponsorship package is taken, then no other sponsorship is available as this is an exclusive deal) Cost: £8,500 per year (excluding VAT) 1. Exclusive sponsorship of the Isle of Man Queenie Festival 2. Name the Queenie Festival as the “Sponsors Name” Queenie Festival 3. Radio advertisement for the “Sponsors Name” Queenie Festival” 4. Full Page A5 colour advert inside the front cover of the Queenie Festival programme, 8000 distributed to locally (Shoprite, newsagents and various other outlets) 5. Web banner on the Queenie Festival website www.queeniefestival.com 6. Sponsored posts on Queenie Festival Facebook page – guaranteed 40,000 post views 7. Exclusive sponsorship of the Seafood Extravaganza 8. Name the Seafood Extravaganza as the “Sponsors Name” Seafood Extravaganza 9. Table for 8 guests at the Seafood Extravaganza 10. Radio advertisement for the “Sponsors Name” Seafood Extravaganza” 11. Seafood Extravaganza sponsored posts on Queenie Festival Facebook page – 10,000 page views 12. Banner space within the dining marquee for approximately 6 x 8ft x 2ft banners 13. Sponsors name and logo on menu (on each table) Shared Sponsor Cost: £5,000 per year (excluding VAT) 1. Sponsorship of the Isle of Man Queenie Festival (excluding the seafood extravaganza) 2. Radio advertisement for the Isle of Man Queenie Festival sponsored by “sponsor name” 3. Full Page A5 colour advert inside the front cover of the Isle of Man Queenie Festival programme, 8000 distributed to locally (Shoprite, newsagents and various other outlets) 4. Web banner on the Isle of Man Queenie Festival website www.queeniefestival.com 5. Isle of Man Queenie Festival sponsored posts on Queenie Festival Facebook page – guaranteed 40,000 post views 6. Table for 8 guests at the Seafood Extravaganza Seafood Extravaganza Sponsor Cost: £3,500 per year (excluding VAT) 1. Exclusive sponsorship of the Seafood Extravaganza 2. Name the Seafood Extravaganza as the “Sponsors Name” Seafood Extravaganza 3. Table for 8 guests at the Seafood Extravaganza 4. Radio advertisement for the “Sponsors Name” Seafood Extravaganza” 5. Full Page A5 colour advert within the Isle of Man Queenie Festival programme, 8000 distributed to locally (Shoprite, newsagents and various other outlets) 6. Web banner on the Isle of Man Queenie Festival website www.queeniefestival.com 7. Seafood Extravaganza sponsored posts on Queenie Festival Facebook page – 10,000 page views 8. Banner space within the dining marquee for approximately 6 x 8ft x 2ft banners 9. Sponsors name and logo on menu (on each table) Contact For more details on sponsorship opportunities please contact James on 822248 or email contact@queeniefestival.com To advertise in the Queenie Festival programme please contact Bev Lawley on 415096 or email bev@ex-isle.com