Show Sponsorship

A show sponsorship is a great way to support Big Top, receive unique promotional opportunities, and enjoy a one-of-a-kind show experience!

Review the 2015 publication (PDF file)

Review the 2015 publication (PDF file)

A show sponsorship can be used to promote your business, honor a loved one, recognize an achievement, or celebrate a reunion of family or friends.  Sponsorships help offset the artist fees and performance costs and give unique marketing opportunities to business’.  Your support is important to Big Top Chautauqua’s ability to bring diverse performers to the tent stage. 

Sponsorship benefits include VIP tickets, recognition in print pieces and online, and special perks like autographed concert posters and entertaining opportunities.

Sponsor Benefits:

Complimentary seats – 10 front row seats or 10 ‘VIP’ box seats with beverage service from Mount Ashwabay. Sponsors also have first right to purchase surrounding seats for their guests.

Custom Tickets – Business or Sponsor name printed on all tickets purchased for show

Print Recognition – Sponsors are recognized in the season magazine and season brochure with the sponsored performance. The magazine is a keepsake piece distributed through regional newspapers and direct mail (April deadline). The season brochure is available at local and regional locations.

Tent Recognition – Sponsors are recognized live from the stage, on banners displayed all season long at the tent and on our pre-show and intermission slideshows. Other promotional opportunities at the tent can be made available.

Web Presence – Sponsors are highlighted on and to over 18,000 customers through e-blasts with a click through logo or link.  Use the opportunity to drive customers to your website or specific event!

Autographed Poster Sponsors are recognized on show posters, plus receive an autographed show poster to frame and display.

Entertaining Opportunities– Sponsor receive complimentary use of our VIP tent the night of your sponsored performance, catering available. Sponsoring a show is a great recognition opportunity for your employees. Treat your staff to a picnic and show. We can accommodate large groups and provide catering options.

 Premium Headliner Sponsorship $3,000-$5,000* | Headliner Sponsorship $2,500* | House Show Sponsorship $1,250
*Occasionally headliners have a higher cost and therefore a higher sponsorship fee.
Sponsorships can be tailored to meet the needs of your group, company or organization.
For further information, please contact Mary O’Brien 715-373-5520