Sponsorship Opportunities

There are many ways your business can be noticed by potential customers and clients, however, this may be the easiest advertising you have ever had!  Why not become a sponsor for one of the many Antigo/Langlade County Chamber of Commerce events? Our annual events offer plenty of sponsorship opportunities to fit any budget. These opportunities allow you to connect with the community and to use the chamber as part of your overall marketing objective!

Some of the benefits you and your company will experience by sponsoring one of our events are:

  • Chamber events have high-profile exposure to members and the community
  • Hundreds of members receive our promotional pieces
  • Sponsors receive recognition at the event
  • Sponsors are recognized in the Chamber's Weekly Blasts
  • Sponsors receive recognition on event flyers distributed throughout the area
  • Sponsors receive recognition in print, media & website advertising
  • Depending on the event, there may be other benefits including recognition on the Chamber's Facebook page, etc.

More Exposure means more business opportunities!

Here is a list of Chamber events, including sponsorship information. Please review this list carefully and click on the links to determine if you or your business would like to sponsor one, or more, of them:

Monthly:
BUSINESS AFTER HOURS

Sponsorship: Location, Food/Beverages, and Door Prizes

Business After Hours is a monthly networking event that draws 40-60 attendees regularly. Monthly sponsors are responsible for the food, beverage and site requirements. For more information on available months and event  requirements, contact us at (715) 623-4134.


Quarterly:
BUSINESS FOR BREAKFAST

Sponsorship: Speaker, Location, and Breakfast-type food/beverages

Business for Breakfast is a quarterly meeting to help keep our chamber members up-to-date on everything from Identity Theft to Preventing Bankruptcy. Sponsors are responsible for picking a theme (must be approved by the Chamber), finding a relevant speaker, procuring a location and providing some breakfast-type foods/beverages (i.e. muffins, bagels, coffee, juice, etc). For more information about event requirements, contact us at (715) 623-4134.


January:
Langlade County Trailblazer Challenge (Sled Dog Races)

Sponsorship: $2,500 - Lead-Dog Sponsor
Sponsorship: $750 – Point-Dog Sponsor
Sponsorship: $500 – Swing-Dog Sponsor
Sponsorship: $250 – Wheel-Dog Sponsor
Sponsorship: $100 – Team-Dog Sponsor
Sponsorship: $35 – Friends of the Race

Benefits include: name and/or logo on all promotional materials, including TV and radio ads, print ads, website ads and an ad in the Wisconsin Trailblazers newsletter, recognition at the event and in all advertising leading up to it. Please contact the Chamber office for more details for each sponsorship opportunity.


May:
Mother of the Year

Sponsorship: $50
Sponsorship: Appropriate Gift Certificate or Gift

Children are encouraged to write a letter explaining why their mother should be titled "Mother of the Year". The winner receives flowers, their child's letter in a frame and a basket of applicable gifts from local businesses. You will be noted as a sponsor for all media and advertisements.


June:
Father of the Year

Sponsorship: $50
Sponsorship: Appropriate Gift Certificate or Gift

Children are encouraged to write a letter explaining why their father should be titled "Father of the Year". The winner receives their child's letter in a frame and a package of applicable gifts from local businesses. You will be noted as a sponsor for all advertising.


June:
CHAMBER GOLF OUTING

Sponsorship: $600-Double Eagle Sponsor
Sponsorship: $400-Golf Cart Sponsor
Sponsorship: $350-Scorecard Sponsor
Sponsorship: $250-Photo Sponsor
Sponsorship: $200-Dinner Sponsor
Sponsorship: $175-Trophy Sponsor
Sponsorship: $100 -Beverage Cart Sponsor
Sponsorship: $100-Tee & Green Sponsor
Sponsorship: $50-Mulligan Sponsor
Sponsorship: $25-Fairway Sponsor

The golf outing offers multiple opportunities for you to promote your business. Major sponsor benefits: Business logo placed prominently on all print and electronic marketing pieces prior to event, banner, signage at event and recognition during the event. Other sponsorship benefits: Business name and/or logo on signs at event, recognition during the event.


June:
MARKET STREET FEST & CRAFT FAIR

Sponsorship: $100–Entertainment Sponsor
Sponsorship: $50

Registration Forms:

Sponsors receive recognition in marketing prior to the event, during the event and in the Chamber Weekly Blast after the event. This can include all media and advertising.


July:
FOURTH OF JULY PARADE

Sponsorship: $25

Sponsors will receive recognition in marketing prior to the event, in the chamber's Weekly Blasts, on the chamber website and on the chamber Facebook page.


August:
CUSTOMER APPRECIATION DAY

Sponsorship: $100 – Entertainment Sponsor
Sponsorship: $35

This will be our 30th annual event! Use this opportunity to become part of a true Antigo tradition. Customer Appreciation Day offers food, drinks, and entertainment at low cost. Your sponsorship lets you take advantage of marketing opportunities such as: the Chamber Weekly Blasts, media and advertising and day-of-event posters/banners.


September:
LAKES & LEAVES BIKE RIDE

Sponsorship: $100

This event grows every year! Riders receive a pre-registration party, mapped and marked routes and a commemorative t-shirt. Sponsors are advertised on the biker t-shirts, media and advertising and are recognized during the event.


October:
OKTOBERFEST

Sponsorship: $150

Oktoberfest is a German-themed event with food, drinks and polka music. Sponsors for this event receive recognition during the event as well as on our website and all printed materials. Additionally, you will be recognized in any media and advertising.


December:
CHILI COOK-OFF

Sponsorship: $600 Prize Sponsor

The sponsor(s) will receive recognition in all advertising leading up to the event, as well as recognition during; after the event. This includes newspaper and radio ads, the chamber's Weekly Blast e-mails, recognition on the chamber Facebook page and website.


December:
CHRISTMAS PARADE

Sponsorship: $175

The sponsor(s) will receive recognition in all advertising leading up to the event, as well as recognition during; after the event. This includes newspaper and radio ads, the chamber's Weekly Blast e-mails, recognition on the chamber Facebook page and website.

2011 Parade Float Entry Form (PDF)


Remember, if you are unable to sponsor one of our events with a monetary donation, we also accept product and/or service donations to use as door or raffle prizes!

If you or your employees would like to volunteer at one, or more, of these events please contact us at (715) 623-4134!

See what sponsoring a chamber event can do for your business' name recognition!


Antigo/Langlade County Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center
1005 S. Superior Street • Antigo, WI 54409
(888) 526-4523 • (715) 623-4134 • Fax: (715) 623-4135

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