Performers 2017

Interested in Sponsoring the Calgary International Reggae Festival?

Here are some reasons why you should:

  • 2016 will celebrate the 13th Edition of ReggaeFest in Calgary and Western Canada.
  • Reggae music is not only one of the most popular genres of music, but it is the only music heard in every corner of the world – Calgary deserves a music festival, showcasing the one form of music that is truly international.
  • The festival is a Calgary-made, innovative, family-friendly festival.
  • It is anticipated that Festival promotions will reach in excess of 200,000 people.

 

2016 Partner Guidelines for ReggaeFest

It’s not every day you get to Reggae! And this year, from August 18 – 20, ReggaeFest is sure to attract a diverse audience. Make sure your company has a presence by choosing one of our great sponsorship packages – become Rastagarian! Ongoing and current partners include: Bell Media, Village Brewery, The Calgary Sun, Alberta Foundation for the Arts, Calgary Arts Development, Canadian Heritage.

Recognition Levels One Love
$20,000+
Buffalo Soldier
$10,000-$19,999
Rastaman
$5,000-$9,999
Dreadlock
$2,500-$4,999
Jammin’
$1,000-$2,499
Festival Tickets
(2 day pass)
30 20 15 10 5
Website Recognition logo w/link logo w/link logo w/link logo logo
VIP Passes
(Sat ONLY)
6 4 2
MC Announcements yes yes
On-Site Promotions yes yes
Stage Signage yes

Note: All partner logos will be placed on promotional material where available.

The festival is open to many different forms of partnerships – in-kind, cash, pro bono, exclusivity.  Please see the contact info below to negotiate.

Product promotions will not be considered.

ReggaeFest attendees* tend to:

  • Be employed (84%)
  • Span all age groups (39% are under 35 years of age, and 57% are over 35 years of age)
  • Be from Calgary & the surrounding area (76%)

The majority of attendees cite the music as their primary reason to attend. Most (84%) also give ReggaeFest top marks for providing value to the community.

*Data based on the 2009 audience survey results

Individual Donations are being accepted. Donors will receive recognition on our web site and other donor benefits will be provided.

If you are a ReggaeFest fan you know that the festival just keeps getting better and better but our team thinks we can go even farther than what we have in place to date! Now, we are passing the ball to you. Donate to the CRFS to support all the festival production needs and to ensure that ReggaeFest can continue on for the many years to come.

Contact:

Calgary Reggae Festival Society

Chinook RPO, PO Box 30244

Calgary, AB T2H 2V9 Canada

T: 403-355-5696, F: 403-455-8033

sponsorship@ReggaeFest.ca, www.reggaefest.ca

Society Incorporation No. 5010763844