The Apple Blossom Festival is one of Sonoma County’s oldest and most attended two day event. Taking place in early spring each year, this festival draws thousands from around the Bay Area and throughout Sonoma County. Our media coverage estimates that more than a million people will see or hear about this event. Back by popular demand our Wine Tent.
Apple Blossom Blues Festival
Sonoma County is home to KRSH-FM (The Krush) and its alternative Americana & Blues music. DJ Bill Bowker is a nationally recognized leader in the American Blues Society and provides the talent acquisition for the Sunday festival. This year and every year Bill puts together an all-star lineup of Bay Area talent including a nationally recognized headliner.
As a sponsor of “Apple Blossom Festival” your company will have access to a dedicated brand loyal and affluent audience of Bay Area residents and beyond. This is a family friendly event that is becoming synonymous with great music, food, wines, craft beers and family entertainment. Proceeds from the “Apple Blossom Festival” are used to promote businesses of Sebastopol and surrounding communities in our slice of Paradise.
Thousands of festival goers will descent upon Sebastopol for our 74th Annual Apple Blossom Festival on April 18 & 19, 2020. The two day festival kicks off with a heartwarming Small-town Americana parade down Main Street featuring local Sonoma County participants celebrating the rick agricultural heritage and spirit of our popular community.
There are several viewing stands along the mile long route with a judging stand at the main staging area. We offer our major sponsors an opportunity to share their visibility and the view stand during the parade. We invite you to get involved and in return we’ll make sure you get the recognition you deserve.
At the conclusion of the parade the crowds will more to Ives Park for the Festival. It will be bustling with activity, including live music, children’s pay area, many crafts and food booths. This year we are thrilled to announce that once again, our very popular Wine Tent featuring wines from one of the finest wine regions in the world! Our commitment to the event is to allow only those vendors with superior quality goods. In addition to all of the above, there are two entertainment stages featuring a variety of musical acts. Our talent is drawn from Sonoma County and from the world stage, which will be featured both days with our musical headliners performing on Sunday, August 19, 2019, at our very popular and acclaimed Blues Festival hosted by Bill Bowker of KRSH FM.
Here’s a quick at-a-glance reference to show just how valuable a sponsorship can be:
Create Visibility: Your marketing message will be seen by literally tens of thousands of people.
Entertain Clients: Think outside the football game! “Apple Blossom Festival” is one-of-a-kind experience that your clients, guests and prospects will talk abut for years to come.
Increase Brand Loyalty: Your presence at this event establishes positive brand loyalty since users of your product or service will see that they support a thriving company that shares their values and interests.
Reinforce Image: Your logo, banner or display ad reaffirms your company’s mission in a very visual way to consumers looking to support strong local companies and businesses.
Merchandising Opportunities: Bring your SWAG and hand it out to further your reach beyond the weekend of the event.
DEADLINE FOR INCLUSION IN PRINT IS JANUARY 31, 2020