I  Stock Island
Florida Keys
Aligning your business with the all new I Love Stock Island initiative is not only good for the community, but is good for your business as well. Your association with this inaugural cultural event can help reach and impact your customer demographic and create brand experiences in a non-traditional way. Sponsorship packages include many tangible benefits to help your organization achieve marketing & communications objectives, underscore community commitment & social responsibility, receive positive media relations & press impressions and attract customers & generate leads.
Initiative Patron ($5000) – The top sponsors will be featured prominently on advertising and media related to the Initiative along with the everything branded to the Festival signature events. This highest level of commitment demonstrates to the community your organization’s dedication to making Stock Island a better place to live, work and play. Initiative Supporter ($250-$2500) – Initiative Supporters make a contribution to ensuring the success of the I Love Stock Island programs and events. Funds generated will be used toward beautification projects and supplies, advertising, signage, event expenses and overhead. Supporter’s generosity will be recognized in printed materials, social media, press events and more.
Festival Festival
Generate income – host a ticketed event! – I Love Stock Island will sell and distribute tickets officially associated the Festival making it easy for you to host a ticketed excursion, activity or event. The Festival will retain 20% of ticket sales in addition to appropriate participation fees. The business hosting the event will receive a check for 90% of the ticket sales less any taxes, credit card fees and ticketing/processing fees (if any). The amount due will be remitted to the hosting entity within one week of the event. SIGN UP AN EVENT 2016 EVENTS… Friday Night Community Fish Fry  Friday, Nov. 25 5:30 – 8:30 pm at Stock Island Village Marina A time-honored island tradition, the Friday night community fish fry celebrates the catch of the day with locals and travelers shoulder to shoulder at colorful picnic tables. Bring your appetite and your dancing shoes for a tasting tour smorgasbord of fresh palate-pleasers like grilled shrimp, fried snapper, buttery lobster tails, conch salad & fritters along with local BBQ and Cuban- influenced cuisine, all at reasonable prices. There will be island brew and specialty drinks for the adults and plenty of room for the kiddos to play along with great kid’s activities. Local vendors will be offering their handcrafted wares, straw-market style and many Stock Island businesses will be showcased.  SUBMIT A FISH FRY VENDOR APPLICATION Vendor space – ($50/$25 not-for-profit) 10x10 space. You provide tent, tables, etc. Limited electric. Quiet generators permitted. Preference given to hand-made items. Food booth – ($100) 10x15 space. Tent or concession trailer. Generators preferred. We will limit the types of food and number of vendors to offer diversity. Activities for kids – (free) Groups or organizations providing free activities for kids will be given space at no charge. Musicians/Entertainers – (in-kind) Businesses or organizations may sponsor a band or entertainer (clown, juggler, face painter, etc.) to be a part of the festival Discover Stock Island Saturday, Nov. 26 10:00 am – 5:00 pm; Island-wide Discover Stock Island will be a free public event on Saturday, Nov. 26 between the hours of 10 am – 5 pm. Businesses, restaurants, galleries and attractions may host open houses with specials. Visitors will pick up a Stock Island pirate map with the participating locations marked and will tour stock island at their leisure via trolleys and bike rentals. They may pick a track, if they wish, specially prepared for art lovers, history buffs, families, or foodies, etc. Guests will have an opportunity to ‘find treasure’ along the way for a chance to win prizes. Your sponsorship investment gets your business/organization listed on the map and in the online directory and included in the advertising for this event. [This event is included for any other level sponsor] SIGN UP AN EVENT Give a prize: _______________ Artist Studio Tour ($100) – As part of Discover Stock Island events on Saturday, Nov. 26. A map of all the studios will be distributed.  SIGN UP TO BE ON THE TOUR Taste of Stock Island Saturday, Nov. 26 5:30 am – 7:30 pm This ticketed, signature event will be Saturday, Nov. 26 and will offer the very best food and wine that Stock Island has to offer. Guests will meet at the Key West High School and board a trolley for the short ride to Stock Island. They will experience six stops offering specially chosen small plates and wine pairings. To participate, the restaurant or location must provide 105 total small plates to 3 groups of 35 guests each. The event will supply the wine or spirit. SIGN UP TO BE A STOP Stock Rock & Roll Bike Brunch Ride (Free to participate) Sunday, Nov. 27 from 10 am – 1 pm. Guests will bike the island stopping at various bars & restaurants. To participate, establishment must offer live music and drink and/or brunch specials.  SIGN UP TO BE A STOP Daily Happy Hours (Free to participate) Any establishment with a retail liquor license can be on the happy hour list. Submit establishment’s happy hour times and specials. Late night happy hours are encouraged. SIGN UP TO BE ON THE LIST Media Partner (In kind) – The Festival facilitates a substantial advertising purchase through and allocated from the Tourism Development Council but it’s through our media partners that the true collaboration and promotion in our community takes place. We hope local newspaper, periodicals, radio and television organizations recognize the important impact this Initiative will have on Stock Island and will help us spread the word. Community Partner (In Kind) – The I Love Stock Island initiative will only work if we band together as a community to offer support. Church, civic, fraternal and military organizations will be encouraged to mobilize their memberships to help with island-wide clean-up, volunteer for various events and donate items to help stock the SOS pantries.  SIGN UP TO VOLUNTEER Beautification Team (Cash & Materials) – Individuals and businesses that care about Stock Island can show the love by donating funding, supplies and materials to assist with ongoing cleaning and beautification projects. We need everything from trash bags and gloves to hardy plants and flowers, mulch, paint and brushes etc. We hope to really get into the neighborhoods with Community Partner mobilizations to assist individual home owners and renters with specific outdoor projects. SIGN UP TO VOLUNTEER Key West Recycles Day Fair & Student Recycled Art Contest/ Hazardous Waste, Reuse, Recycle Drop Off Day (free) – Saturday, November 19 10 am to 2 pm. Businesses and organizations who fit the theme may have free booth space at the Fair. Size will be determined by your display or activity. Organizations who can accept a recycle/reuse item are encouraged to participate. Green businesses are welcome to show off their progress. CALL DEE DEE TO SIGN UP AT 850.602.8752
To Sponsor
DOWNLOAD a payment form email info@ILoveStockIsland.org or download a full packet with a form you can fill out in Microsoft Word
There are many ways to be a part of the 3 day I Love Stock Island Festival…
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I  Stock Island
Florida Keys
Aligning your business with the all new I Love Stock Island initiative is not only good for the community, but is good for your business as well. Your association with this inaugural cultural event can help reach and impact your customer demographic and create brand experiences in a non-traditional way. Sponsorship packages include many tangible benefits to help your organization achieve marketing & communications objectives, underscore community commitment & social responsibility, receive positive media relations & press impressions and attract customers & generate leads.
Initiative Patron ($5000) – The top sponsors will be featured prominently on advertising and media related to the Initiative along with the everything branded to the Festival signature events. This highest level of commitment demonstrates to the community your organization’s dedication to making Stock Island a better place to live, work and play. Initiative Supporter ($250-$2500) – Initiative Supporters make a contribution to ensuring the success of the I Love Stock Island programs and events. Funds generated will be used toward beautification projects and supplies, advertising, signage, event expenses and overhead. Supporter’s generosity will be recognized in printed materials, social media, press events and more.
Festival Festival
There are many ways to be a part of the 3 day I Love Stock Island Festival…
To Sponsor
email info@ILoveStockIsland.org or download a full packet with a form you can fill out in Microsoft Word
I  Stock Island A city-wide initiative to bring pride of place to our tiny island.  FOR MORE INFORMATION & TO GET INVOLVED: e: info@ILoveStockIsland.org t: 573.680.5468
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