Business Sponsorship

Concert & Event Sponsorships

Enhance the cultural and social life of our community through the arts.

The Friends, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, depends on annual membership and sponsorship gifts to provide entertainment, enrichment, and artistic opportunities to over 215,000 people of all ages each year in the performing, literary, and visual arts.

As a corporate member you not only enhance the cultural, social, and economic life of our community but also enjoy many benefits including discounts, advertising and promotional opportunities.

Memberships start at $250 per year. At higher levels, a recognition package can be customized to meet your business needs.

Sponsor the Center today and support the arts in Hopkins while advancing the goals of your business. Call Lynn Anderson, Director of Sales & Operations , at 952-979-1104 or email her at landerson@hopkinsmn.com.

Season Concert Sponsors Packages

ALL BUSINESS SPONSORS RECEIVE THE FOLLOWING:

  • 10% room rental discount
  • Recognition in printed material and lobby signage
  • Recognition of sponsorship on the HCA website
  • Social media promotion week of sponsored concert
  • $5 discount on the purchase of all concert tickets

Blues Package $250 level

  • 1/4 page full-color ad in a concert program (2.5″ X 4″ vertical ad)
  • 2 guest passes to the mainstage concert series

 Jazz Package $500 level

  • 1/2 page full-color ad in 2 concert programs (5.25″ X 4″ horizontal ad)
  • Business logo included in all print* and website recognition
  • Recognition from the stage at sponsored concert
  • Sponsorship of a concert
  • 4 guest passes to the mainstage concert series

Classical Package $1,000 level

  • FULL page full-color ad in 2 concert programs (5.25″ X 8.25″ vertical ad)
  • Business logo included in all print* and website recognition and monthly e-newsletter
  • Sponsorship recognition on outdoor signage*
  • Lobby presence at sponsored concert
  • Recognition from stage/opportunity to emcee at sponsored concert
  • Business link on the HCA website
  • 8 guest passes to the mainstage concert series

INTERESTED IN CUSTOMIZING A SPONSORSHIP PACKAGE?

  • Customized packages to fit your needs, please contact Lynn to design your package today

One-Time Concert Ad $100

  • 1/8 page full-color ad in a single concert program (2.25″ X 1.75″ horizontal ad)
  • Season concert sponsorship package benefits listed above are not included with this one-time concert ad

Special Events Sponsor Packages

Throughout the year, the friends of the Hopkins Center for the Arts host fundraising events designed to create a sense of community and celebration for the general public.

Event sponsors participate through both in-kind and financial contributions. We can help you select an event that best meets your needs.

Special Event Sponsor $500

  • 10% room rental discount
  • Booth/table presence during the event
  • Recognition in printed event materials*
  • Recognition of event sponsorship on the HCA website and monthly e-newsletter
  • Social media promotion

Special Event Partner $1,000

  • 10% room rental discount
  • Booth/table presence during event
  • Opportunity to introduce talent at event
  • Recognition in all event marketing and in printed event materials*
  • Recognition in monthly e-newsletter, including link to your business and pooprtunity to include coupon/ad
  • Social media promotion

*All ad placement is based upon a first-come, first-serve, basis. Ad placement is based upon print deadlines.