SwantoberFest 2019 Sponsors:

Title Sponsor

Autobahn Sponsor

Media Sponsor

VIP Sponsor

Kinderplatz Sponsor

Frankfurt Sponsor

Beverage Sponsor

Kinderplatz Sponsor

Frankfurt Sponsor

Media Sponsor

Media Sponsor

Frankfurt Sponsor

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Sponsorship Opportunities

 

The Suncoast Credit Union SwantoberFest returns to Munn Park in Downtown Lakeland for its 2nd Annual Oktoberfest-style celebration on Saturday, September 21, 2019, from 5:00-9:00 PM. Like a traditional Oktoberfest, our event is held in September and will offer sights, sounds, and tastes that are Bavarian-inspired.
 

This community-wide event in Lakeland will be free to attend and feature a business expo and food vendors as an opportunity for Chamber member-investors to engage directly with the community in a family-friendly setting. Activities include German-style competitions, Children’s activities and live music by The Europa Band. VIP passes will be available for an extra-special experience!
 

The Lakeland Chamber is proud to announce Suncoast Credit Union as the title sponsor of Lakeland’s only Oktoberfest-themed celebration for the second year in a row! Now it’s your chance to become a sponsor or vendor of this years’ event.
 

Why should you consider sponsoring or being a vendor at SCU SwantoberFest?
 

Sponsorship helps generate awareness around your brand and gets additional exposure through various media channels (2018 SCU SwantoberFest media & reach statistics below). Also, being a less intrusive form of marketing enables event sponsorship to create trust between your brand and customers more easily.

  • Attendance - Est. 2500 people

  • Chamber website event page - 5400 views

  • Facebook Reach – 38K, Responses: 2.2K, Ticket Clicks: 416, 63% from Lakeland

  • Radio coverage across 12 counties throughout Lakeland, Tampa and Orlando

  • Print Media Coverage - Over 500K impressions
     

According to a recent study by the Event Marketing Institute, 72% of consumers positively view brands that provide quality event experiences and 74% of respondents admit that engaging with brands that create memorable moments makes them much more likely to buy your product.
 

 Since 1921, the Lakeland Chamber of Commerce has served as an advocate for business. The Chamber is a 501 (c) (6) not-for-profit           
organization dedicated to creating a climate where business can prosper. The Lakeland Chamber is the largest Chamber of Commerce in     
Polk County, and the 6th largest in the state, with over 1,400 investor businesses, the Lakeland Chamber of Commerce continues to be an
integral component of the Lakeland community by offering a wide variety of programs and initiatives that positively impact the economic
vitality and quality of life in our region. Buy Lakeland…it makes good cents!

 

Presenting Sponsor: SOLD to Suncoast Credit Union
 

Berlin Sponsor: $5,000

  • All advertising inclusion – print / digital ads, event posters / postcards, website,
    e-blasts and press releases

  • Company logo included on event banners located throughout venue

  • Company logo/name on cup

  • Company recognition in promotional announcements from the Main Stage

  • 10' X 10' Premium Booth Space with 8' Table and 4 Chairs

  • Twelve (12) VIP Experience passes

  • First right of first refusal for the 2020 SwantoberFest Event
     

Munich Stage Sponsor: $3,000

Entertainment will feature The Europa Band and some of our local favorites, plus the

Outrageous Olympiad Competition includes; Brat Toss, Stein Hoisting, and Mustache

Competition - to name a few!

  • Opportunity to present an Olympiad Award

  • Company logo featured on event banner located on Main Stage

  • All advertising inclusion – print / digital ads, event posters / postcards, website,

e-blasts and press releases

  • 10' X 10' Premium Space Booth Space with 6' Table and 2 Chairs

  • Six (6) VIP Experience passes

  • First right of first refusal for the 2020 SwantoberFest Event
     

Kinder Platz Sponsor: $2,500

Fun zone for children with games and activities, and their own brew – Root Beer!

  • Company logo featured on event banner located in Kinder Platz

  • All advertising inclusion – print / digital ads, event posters / postcards, website,
    e-blasts and press releases

  • Designed passport pick-up area

  • 10' X 10' Booth Space in Kinder Platz area with 6' Table and 2 Chairs

  • Six (6) VIP Experience passes

  • First right of first refusal for the 2020 SwantoberFest Event
     

Autobahn Sponsor: $2,500 SOLD to Fields Automotive

  • Local dealership display vehicles of their choice

  • Company logo featured on event banner located in Autobahn

  • All advertising inclusion – print / digital ads, event posters / postcards, website,
    e-blasts and press releases

  • 10' X 10' Booth Space in Autobahn area

  • Six (6) VIP Experience passes
     

Bier Garten Sponsor: $2,500

Comfortable area for event participants to relax and enjoy beverages with a view of the stage and entertainment.

  • Company logo featured on event banner located in the Bier Garten

  • All advertising inclusion – print / digital ads, event posters / postcards, website,
    e-blasts and press releases

  • 10 X 10 Booth Space in Bier Garten area with 6' Table and 2 Chairs

  • Six (6) VIP Experience passes

  • First right of first refusal for the 2020 SwantoberFest Event
     

VIP Experience Sponsor: $2,500 SOLD to MYBOX

Be in the heart of the action! Rock VIP style and you can forget about those beverage

tickets and standing in lines while you enjoy your SwantoberFest experience. Adults

enjoy up to four (4) complimentary refills of adult beverages, plus food samples and a Bavarian Feast.

  • Company logo featured on event banner located in the VIP Experience

  • All advertising inclusion – print / digital ads, event posters / postcards, website, e-blasts and press releases, exclusive company branding on all promotional items within the VIP area. (Please Note: Sponsor must provide all branded items that will be used in VIP area.)

  • 10' X 10' Booth Space in VIP area

  • Six (6) VIP Experience passes

  • First right of first refusal for the 2020 Swantoberfest Event
     

Frankfurt Sponsors: $1,000

  • Company name, logo, and link on event website

  • Advertising inclusion –digital ads, event posters, and e-blasts

  • Company recognition in promotional announcements from the Main Stage

  • 10' X 10' Premium Space Booth Space with 6' Table and 2 Chairs

  • Three (3) VIP Experience passes
     

Hamburg sponsors: $500

  • Company name, logo, and link on event website

  • Company recognition in promotional announcements from the Main Stage

  • 10' X 10' Booth Space with 6' Table and 2 Chairs

  • Two (2) VIP Experience passes
     

Vendor Space | LCC member $200, future LCC member $250

  • 10’ X 10’ Booth Space
     

Vendor Space | Non-profit/Artisan/Maker $75 member, Future member $100

  • 10’ X 10’ Booth Space
     

For details about IN-Kind sponsorships contact: Amber Aaron| (863) 688-8551 Ext. 222 | Aaaron@lakelandchamber.com