Is your company seeking brand recognition and the opportunity to reach nearly 50,000 people in one day?
Taste of Arlington is an incredible opportunity to share your product or service with thousands of potential customers while they are in a great mood! By participating as a sponsor or by renting a company tent, your company benefits from extensive exposure through the Ballston BID's media and public relations campaign and promotional efforts around the event. If you don't have time to manage a booth then consider a sponsorship opportunity that features your company name. Sponsorships range from just a few hundred dollars on up. Check out the links below for this year's sposorships and the contract to lock in your favorite!
Keep in mind that 70% of your sponsorship investment is a tax-deductible donation to BallstonGives. Through BallstonGives we will continue the tradition of supporting the Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC) which has received over $60,000 in donations from the event over the years. Additionally, AFAC has gleaned non-perishable food items each year from the participating restaurants.
Each sponsor will receieve 4 free admission wristbands. If a sponsor needs to purchase more they can at face value online or the day of.
SPONSOR AND VENDOR APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED FOR TASTE OF ARLINGTON 2017.
Insurance is required. All vendors are required to have commercial general liability insurance with limits no less than $1,000,000. Coverage to include Premises and Operations, Products and Personal Injury. Prior to the event you will need to provide BallstonGives with a Certifcate of Insurance naming BallstonGives as additional insured. All vendors are asked to indemnify, defend and hold harmless BallstonGives from and against any and all claims for bodily injury, death, damage to property, demands, damages, actions, causes of action, suits, losses, judgements, obligations and any liabilities, cost and expenses which arise from the services or operations of the vendor. The vendor's liability insurance coverage shall include a Waiver of Subrogation in favor of BallstonGives.
NEW THIS YEAR!
Taste of Arlington is a signature event of BallstonGives, the Ballson BID's charitable arm. BallstonGives will hold fundraising events in the Ballston neighborhood, including the annual Taste of Arlington. BallstonGives is funded through sponsorships and ticket sales to programs and events, and through direct contributions. Charity recipients will be local 501c3 organizations that may directly impact and improve the Ballston neighborhood and the lives of the people who live and work in the Ballston community. Such organizations include but are not limited to: the Arlington Food Assistance Center, the Arlington Street People's Assistance Network, Arlington Community Foundation, Doorways for Women and Families, Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing, Arlington Arts Center, Animal Welfare League of Arlington and Phoenix House Arlington.
Arrive to set up your company tent.
All vehicles must be removed from the festival streets
Taste of Arlington opens
Festival closes. Remove all trash and clear tent of supplies and equipment. Please note that failure to leave your tent in good condition, and any tent that closes before 6pm, will forfeit the opportunity to participate in Taste of Arlington in the future.