Become a Sponsor

As a sponsor of the Irvine Global Village Festival, your organization will realize tangible marketing benefits in return for your sponsorship investment, while also supporting one of Orange County’s most highly attended festival events hosted at the Orange County Great Park. The festival’s staff will partner with you to create an integrated sponsorship program designed to meet your organization’s unique marketing objectives. With a highly diverse audience of more than 15,000 the festival is an ideal partner in reaching specific target audiences.

Applications Now Open

Applications will be accepted through August 13. The Festival Committee reviews all applications, but applications may close prior to August 13 if the area is full.

Submitting an application does not guarantee your participation in the event. The City of Irvine retains the right to accept or reject applications based on appropriateness, availability, duplication of service, and/or other criteria as deemed necessary. Applications will be considered in the order in which they are received.

Read on for details about various sponsorship opportunities. Learn more and apply at our application webpage by clicking the button below.

See the 2021 Sponsorship Brochure here.

Apply to be a Sponsor 

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS

Presenting Sponsor

 

University of California, Irvine + UCI Health

IGVF Sponsorships

Presenting Sponsor: $20,000: SOLD OUT

Presenting Sponsor benefits include:

∙ Display booth(s) with banner or footprint up to 10'x30' in prominent locations; display may include vehicles
∙ Festival programming advertising (full-page ad)
∙ Festival website advertising (large logo + link)
∙ Ten (10) complimentary admission tickets and five (5) parking passes 
∙ Acknowledgement as Presenting Sponsor on festival signage
∙ Sponsor introduction and acknowledgement by City Councilmember at festival Welcome Ceremony
∙ Recognition at Irvine City Council meeting and invitation to Sponsor Reception
∙ Commemorative company plaque
∙ Sponsor acknowledgement on stage signage
∙ Stage-naming opportunity
∙ Promotion of stage sponsorship on City and Great Park social media accounts
∙ Invitation to Dignitary Luncheon at festival
∙ Brief onstage speaking opportunity at festival Welcome Ceremony
∙ Individual company signage placed at entrances of festival
∙ Sponsor logo on pre-event marketing such as rack card and street corner banners

Stage Sponsor: $10,000

Stage Sponsor benefits include:
∙ Display booth(s) with banner or footprint up to 10'x20' in prominent locations
∙ Festival programming advertising (half-page ad)
∙ Festival website advertising (medium logo + link)
∙ Eight (8) complimentary admission tickets and four (4) parking passes 
∙ Acknowledgement as Stage Sponsor on festival signage
∙ Sponsor introduction and acknowledgement by City Councilmember at festival Welcome Ceremony
∙ Recognition at Irvine City Council meeting and invitation to Sponsor Reception
∙ Commemorative company plaque
∙ Sponsor acknowledgement on stage signage
∙ Stage-naming opportunity
∙ Promotion of stage sponsorship on City and Great Park social media accounts
∙ Invitation to Dignitary Luncheon at festival

Patron Sponsor: $3,500

Patron Sponsor benefits include:
∙ Display booth with banner up to 10'x10' (size may be increased to 10'x20' for $750 additional)
∙ Festival programming advertising (quarter-page ad)
∙ Festival website advertising (small logo + link)
∙ Four (4) complimentary admission tickets and two (2) parking passes 
∙ Acknowledgement as Patron Sponsor on festival signage
∙ Sponsor introduction and acknowledgement by City Councilmember at festival Welcome Ceremony
∙ Recognition at Irvine City Council meeting and invitation to Sponsor Reception
∙ Commemorative company certificate

Friends of the Festival: $2,000

Friends of the Festival benefits include:
∙ Display booth with banner up to 10'x10' or festival programming advertising (1/8-page ad)
∙ Festival website advertising (company name)
∙ Two (2) complimentary admission tickets and one (1) parking pass 
∙ Acknowledgement as a Friend of the Festival on festival signage
∙ Sponsor introduction and acknowledgement by City Councilmember at festival Welcome Ceremony
∙ Recognition at Irvine City Council meeting and invitation to Sponsor Reception
∙ Commemorative company certificate

Kids Village Booth Activity Sponsor:
$800 + $750 in-kind

Kids Village Sponsorship benefits include:
∙ Display booth with banner up to 10'x10' 
∙ Festival website advertising (company name)
∙ Two (2) complimentary admission tickets and one (1) parking pass 
∙ Acknowledgement as Kids Village Sponsor on festival signage
∙ Sponsor introduction and acknowledgement by City Councilmember at festival Welcome Ceremony
∙ Recognition at Irvine City Council meeting and invitation to Sponsor Reception
∙ Commemorative company certificate