SPONSORships

Our sponsorship team

As a non-profit society, the MushrooMania Festival Society is invested in collaborating with community organizations that share common goals and visions. We are proud to highlight our current team of sponsors below.

PLATINUM SPONSOR

PLATINUM SPONSOR

PLATINUM SPONSOR

DIAMOND SPONSOR

GOLD SPONSOR

GOLD SPONSOR

SILVER SPONSOR

Skeena Forestry Consultants

SILVER SPONSOR

2021 SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Deadline for Sponsorship inclusion in all promotional materials for all sponsorship levels is Friday October 1st 2021. Sponsors supporting the festival after that date may be excluded from inclusion in some promotional materials, as most printed promotional materials such as posters, handbills, brochures, signs and banners will be produced and distributed starting the first week of October. Please note that advertisements for MushrooMania and DOSED will be appearing in the Fall/Winter edition of Sunshine Coast Palate magazine without the logos of most sponsors, as the magazine had an advertising deadline of July 30th.

Platinum Level | Festival Presenting Sponsor - $2,500

  • Logo appears prominently on all official festival promotional materials as a festival presenting sponsor, with the logo above or before the festival title as “[your brand] presents MushrooMania,” along with the three other key festival presenting sponsors – Sunshine Coast Palate, MYCELYUM and Shaggy Jack’s Wild Mushrooms.
  • Promotional materials with your brand logo will include highway & building signs & banners, print advertisements, posters, handbills, brochures, t-shirts & merchandise, tagged social media (Instagram and Facebook) posts, videos & press releases. Your brand will also be acknowledged as a Platinum Level Festival Presenting Sponsor on the MushrooMania website and in the official festival program.
  • Your brand will receive a preferred placement Mushroom Market vendor table at Gibsons Public Market Atrium, and will have the option to have your banner hung on the outside of the market building for the duration of the festival.

Diamond Level | Festival Sponsor - $1000-$2499

  • Logo appears prominently on all official festival promotional materials as a festival sponsor.
  • Promotional materials with your brand logo will include highway & building signs & banners, print advertisements, posters, handbills, brochures, t-shirts & merchandise, tagged social media (Instagram and Facebook) posts, videos & press releases. Your brand will also be acknowledged as a Diamond Level Festival Sponsor on the MushrooMania website and in the official festival program.

Gold Level | Special Event Presenting Sponsor - $600-$999

Gold Level Sponsors will be given the exclusive opportunity to sponsor and present specific
special events during the festival, which includes speakers, workshops and a special screening of the movie DOSED. We will have events in the following categories which sponsor may choose from:

  • Movie – Dosed followed by interactive filmmaker Q + A – @ Gibsons Heritage Playhouse
  • Speaker (TBA) – topic: psilocybin mushrooms & microdosing @ Gibsons Public Market Coastal Room
  • Speaker (TBA) – topic: cultivating mushrooms at home @ Gibsons Public Market Coastal Room
  • Speaker (TBA) – topic: medicinal & functional mushrooms @ Gibsons Public Market Coastal Room
  • Workshop (Shaggy Jack) – wild mushroom foraging for beginners @ Gibsons Public Market Coastal Room and Mt. Elphinstone forest
  • Culinary Workshop with Jack Chen of COHO Commissary: cooking with culinary mushrooms @ Gibsons Public Market Community Kitchen

Special Event Presenting Sponsors will receive:

  • Special thanks & recognition for presenting the event by the speaker or workshop host at the beginning and end of the event.
  • Have their logo on a sign or banner placed behind the speaker or workshop host during the event, which may be captured on video and posted to the MushrooMania YouTube page, which will be promoted on the MushrooMania website and social media accounts. For the movie, a special video card will appear on-screen after the movie and before the presentation of the post-movie interactive filmmaker Q + A.
  • Your brand logo will appear as “[your brand] presents [event] at MushrooMania Festival” in all promotional materials that advertise the event specifically, including posters, handbills, brochures, t-shirts & merchandise, tagged social media (Instagram and Facebook) posts, videos, press releases. Descriptive segments of the events will appear on the MushrooMania website and in the official festival program, with your brand logo appearing above or before the event title as a presenting sponsor.

Silver Level | Festival Supporter - $250 - $599

  • Your logo will appear on the back of the official festival t-shirt along with other festival sponsors.
  • Within one week of committing to be a Festival Supporter, MushrooMania will make an exclusive shout-out post on social media (Facebook and Instagram) with photos, a brief description of your business, a thanks for sponsorship, and a note encouraging people to patronize your business.
  • Your brand will also be acknowledged as a Silver Level Festival Supporter on the MushrooMania website and in the official festival program.

Friend Of The Festival - $100-$249

Businesses or individuals making a donation to the MushrooMania Festival Society to help us cover the operating costs of this year’s festival will be thanked and listed as a Friend Of The Festival on the MushrooMania website and in the official festival program.

Restaurant Partnership - $300

MushrooMania is seeking partnerships with restaurants that are interested in providing special mushroom dinners during the festival weekend, featuring dishes made from locally foraged or locally grown mushrooms. MushrooMania will prominently feature your restaurant’s dinner event
in all relevant promotional materials, including in all promotional materials that advertise the event specifically, including posters, handbills, brochures, t-shirts & merchandise, tagged social
media (Instagram and Facebook) posts, videos, press releases. Descriptive segments of the
event will appear on the MushrooMania website and in the official festival program.

Accommodation Partnership

MushrooMania is seeking partnerships with accommodation providers who are interested in
providing funding for the festival and special rates for festival attendees in exchange for
promoting your business brand. This is a great opportunity to gain extra business during the offseason. Accommodation partners will have the option of choosing to come in with a Diamond or
Silver level promotional package.

Sponsorship Application

14 + 15 =

Contact us

info@mushroomania.ca

mushroomania festival society

PO Box 1553
Gibsons, BC
V0N 1V0

FESTIVAL LOCATION

Gibsons Public Market
473 Gower Point Rd, Gibsons BC

FESTIVAL HOURS

Sat, Oct 30  | 10am - 5pm 

MOVIE LOCATION

Heritage Playhouse
662 North Rd, Gibsons, BC

Dosed Movie

Fri, Oct 29  | 7pm