Sponsorship Opportunities

 

Overall Festival Sponsors

Contact us to learn how you can be recognized as one of our premier sponsor partners and receive an exclusive marketing package to promote your company, brand and presence at the Festival. These packages range from $25,000 to $150,000 and also include a connection to a KIN Creator to appear within your activation space. To learn more, email sales@inthemkng.com or call (201) 835-1231.

Onsite Branding Opportunities

We offer targeted sponsorship packages and our sales team will help you create a package to meet your specific business needs. To learn more and discuss a custom sponsorship package, email sales@inthemkng.com or call (201) 835-1231.

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY

KIN and AFCI Creators will be broadcasting live to social media from the Festival on the Creator Stage.  Have your company’s name/logo/brand branded on stage and recognized in all of the broadcasts. 

Package Includes:

  • Mentions in all pre-Festival promotions where stage is mentioned
  • Access to custom KIN Creator Package (additional fees will apply)
  • Branding on all printed materials where the stage is mentioned
  • Signage onsite and at the stage, as well as on the backdrop of the stage for live filming

Up to a 20’x20’ activation area with tent included

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY

Be recognized throughout the Festival as attendees have your brand over their shoulder. 

Package Includes:

  • Placement of your bags at entry gates; distributed to all attendees
  • Signage onsite
  • Recognition in all sponsorship listings

*Production is included

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY

Attendees will be singing your praises when they find out you covered their parking fee! 

Package Includes:

  • Mentions in all pre-Festival promotions where parking is mentioned
  • Mention on all ticket confirmations
  • Onsite signage in all parking lots
  • Up to a 10’x20’ activation area with tent included

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY

What’s a Festival without live music?!?  Live bands will be performing throughout the entire event on the Live Music Stage. 

Package Includes:

  • Mentions in all pre-Festival promotions where stage is mentioned
  • Mentions by performers on social media in Festival promotions in regards to stage appearances
  • Branding on all printed materials where the stage is mentioned
  • Signage onsite and at the stage, as well as on the backdrop of the stage
  • Up to a 10’x20’ activation area with tent included

TWO OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE

Brand the area where consumers will be spending their dollars the most – one of the two finished goods pavilions!

Package Includes:

  • Mentions in all pre-Festival promotions where pavilions are mentioned
  • Mentions by retailers on social media in Festival promotions in regards their participation at the event
  • Branding on all printed materials where pavilions are mentioned
  • Signage onsite
  • 2 tabletop displays within the pavilion (includes 2 tables, 2 chairs)

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY

Before the Festival opens, enjoy an evening of networking with all of the Festival vendors, Industry Influencers and KIN Creators. Event will include heavy hors d’oeuvres and drink tickets for distribution; additional drinks will be cash purchases

Package Includes:

  • Branding on all materials sent out about the event to all vendors, influencers and the KIN community
  • Signage onsite
  • 2 tables at event for brand promotions
  • 25 drink tickets for distribution

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY

Everyone needs a ticket to get in the doors, why not have your name on every one of those tickets?

Package includes:

  • Branding on all ticket confirmations
  • Branding at box office onsite
  • Branding at the entry gates to the Festival
  • Up to 10’x20’ activation area with tent included

Put your company's brand and message right in attendees' hands with our exclusive mobile app sponsorship package. Attendees will have the ability to access event schedules, vendor listings, general event information, a map of the venue and more using their mobile devices. This sponsorship includes branding opportunities for your company on all pages within the app, providing guaranteed impressions! The mobile app will be promoted via a comprehensive marketing plan in the months leading up to the event, helping drive adoption and usage by thousands of event attendees.

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY

Show your goodwill in the creative industry by sponsoring the Charity Tent – a space where attendees can craft for a good cause. 

Package Includes:

  • Mentions in all pre-Festival promotions where feature is mentioned
  • Mentions by charities on social media in Festival promotions in regards their participation at the event
  • Branding on all printed materials where feature is mentioned
  • Signage onsite
  • 2 tabletop displays within the pavilion (includes 2 tables, 2 chairs)

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY

Dogs & cats will be up for adoption during the Festival, but that’s not all you will find in this tent.  Pet crafting vendors will be here too to send the adopting families home with creations made just for their new pets! 

Package Includes:

  • Mentions in all pre-Festival promotions where feature is mentioned
  • Mentions by charities on social media in Festival promotions in regards their participation at the event
  • Branding on all printed materials where feature is mentioned
  • Signage onsite
  • 2 tabletop displays within the pavilion (includes 2 tables, 2 chairs)

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY

Beer and wine sampling will be available under this tent along with finished craft goods for purchase

Package Includes:

  • Mentions in all pre-Festival promotions where feature is mentioned
  • Mentions by vendors on social media in Festival promotions in regards their participation at the event
  • Branding on all printed materials where feature is mentioned
  • Signage onsite
  • 2 tabletop displays within the pavilion (includes 2 tables, 2 chairs)

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY

A fun, interactive space for kids to learn new crafts from a variety of vendors. 

Package Includes:

  • Mentions in all pre-Festival promotions where feature is mentioned
  • Mentions by vendors on social media in Festival promotions in regards their participation at the event
  • Branding on all printed materials where feature is mentioned
  • Signage onsite

Sponsor can choose to display within this space (up to a 10’x20’) as long as the display and projects associated with it are kid-oriented

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY

When attendees need to know where to go, strategic directional and informational signs will be placed around the Festival grounds. 

Package Includes:

  • Your branding on all directional and general information signs
  • Recognition in all sponsorship listings

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY

Include your pen/marker in each of the attendee bags and supply the entrance with markers for kids’ wristband IDs.

*production and shipping are not included

MULTIPLE OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE

Collaborate with our staff on a fun crafting competition on our Creator stage; provide your own host or choose one of AFCI’s Creator VIPs.

MULTIPLE OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE

Have your characters walk the festival. It’s sure to create a buzz for your products, characters or properties. Attendees will be entertained with photo opportunities and you’ll reach our audience outside of your booth while making lasting impressions. Guidelines and restrictions may apply.

FOUR OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE

Provide guests with the ability to charge their wireless devices throughout the festival grounds.

MULTIPLE OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE

Include an insert into the official Festival bag distributed to all attendees

Package Includes:

  • Insert into attendee bag
  • Recognition in all sponsorship listings

*Production and shipping are not included

EIGHT 2-HOUR CLASSES AVAILABLE

Host a class for attendees to promote your brand, technique and products.  Sponsor will be responsible for providing all materials needed to complete the project for all attendees. Sponsor is permitted to sell additional materials, project kits, supplies in the class and/or direct attendees back to their booth for additional sales opportunities.  The number of seats in each class is 20.

*Electric may be provided at an additional cost to Sponsor

KIN Creator packages are available to customize to your budget.  These packages can include a variety of options before, during and after the event, including social media, live videos, Creator appearances and more.  Contact us to design your custom package and choose from a variety of Creators available for the event.