Visit Baton Rouge’s Festival & Event Sponsorship Program

We want to make sure that visitors know about the events that are taking place in 2022. If you have an event and are interested in reaching visitors, the first step to make this happen is to add your visitor-driven event to our calendar, https://www.visitbatonrouge.com/submit-event/. The sooner you input your event, the more we can promote this through our marketing channels and efforts.

We are excited to share that we’re reopening an opportunity for you to consider in 2022. You can submit a Festival and Event Sponsorship Application(s) to be considered for event sponsorship funds or marketing/promotional assistance.

Any festival or event organizer interested in applying for sponsorship funds or event marketing/promotional assistance will need to fill out the application below and submit no later than Friday, May 13 by 4:00 p.m.

Requirements for applying for Sponsorship funds and/or Event Marketing Promotion Assistance:

  • Application must be submitted by May 13, 2022 
  • Visitor-driven festival or event 
  • Festival/Event must be held in East Baton Rouge Parish 
  • This is not an opportunity for additional funding if an event has already received confirmation of sponsorship funds from Visit Baton Rouge within the 2022 Calendar Year. 
  • Event must take place between June – December 2022 
  • Festival/Event organizer agrees to share intercept survey results with Visit Baton Rouge if study is conducted 
  • Deliverables and Final Report required to receive sponsorship check no later than 30 days after event end date 

Applicants will be notified by Wednesday, June 1, 2022.

For more information or questions, please contact:

Fallon Gerald, Research Specialist
fallon@visitbatonrouge.com
(225) 382-3561

 

 

In-Kind Event Marketing and Promotion

We want to make sure that visitors know about all the events that are taking place in 2022. If you have an event and are interested in reaching visitors, you can still add your visitor-driven event to our calendar, https://www.visitbatonrouge.com/submit-event/. The sooner you input your event, the more we can promote this through our marketing channels and efforts, as an in-kind benefit to you.