Sponsorship Opportunities

Cattlemen’s Days has many Sponsorship Opportunities.
Please review the list below. Call Polly at 970-641-6434 for sponsorship signup or information.

Download a 2017 Sponsorship Opportunities Packet (PDF)

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Cattlemen’s Days Program Sponsorship

 Designed for small business, with several sizes and prices to fit your budget, this program will travel all over with the rodeo fans that visit our Beautiful Valley. This Package includes:

    • Business Card, $75
    • ¼ Page Ad, $150
    • ½ Page Ad, $300
    • Full Page, $600
    • Cover Page (front inside, back inside), $1000
    • Back Cover, $1500


Arena Sponsors

$600 per year

Hang your banner on the arena fence along each side of the bucking chutes, super advertising location for your business sign in the arena!  This package includes:

-          3 x 7’ banner space (banners only for the safety of animals and contestants) on the arena fence on each side of the bucking chutes. You are responsible for getting the banner made.

-          Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)

-          Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program

-          2 General Admission for Friday & Saturday Performances

-          2 Grandstand Tickets for Friday & Saturday Performances

 

Specialty Act Sponsor

$1000 per year

Rodeo’s Unique Entertainment, entertaining audiences with a dazzling array of specialty acts.  Always an audience favorite.  The sponsorship package includes:

-          Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)

-          Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program

-          Sponsor acknowledgment during the Cattlemen’s Days parade (Saturday)

-          4 Grandstand Tickets, 6 General Admission for each rodeo performance (3)

-          1 on grounds parking pass for each rodeo performance

 

Top Shelf Scoreboard

$2,000 per year  

All eyes are on the scoreboard after each Bull ride, Saddle Bronc ride, Bareback ride, or Timed Event performance.  A premier advertising location the package includes:

-          Premier sign location across the top of the scoreboard*

-          Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)

-          Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program

-          4 Grandstand Tickets, 4 General Admission for each rodeo performance (3)

-           1 on grounds parking pass for each rodeo performance

 

Cowboy Sponsorship

$150 per year

For those folks who simply want to help put on some great performances. All monies will be used for the cowboy purses and the cowboy experience. This package includes:

-          Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)

-          Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program

-          Cowboy Sponsor ball cap

 

Rodeo Action Video Display Board Sponsor

 A bright 8’x14’ Video Board that displays Live Action, Replays, Leader Board and more. We will need a digital copy of your logo for any of these ads. Sponsorship packages include:

-           Naming Rights Package, $2,000

  • Premier name location across the top of the 8’x14’ Video Board
  • Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)
  • Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program
  • 4 Grandstand Tickets, 4 General Admission to each rodeo performance (3)
  • 1 on grounds parking pass for each rodeo performance

-          Replay Board – All performances (210 logo or name impressions), $1,500

  • Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)
  • Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program
  • 2 Grandstand Tickets, 2 General Admission to each rodeo performance (3)
  • 1 on grounds parking pass for each rodeo performance

-          Contestant-Name, Number, Hometown (210 impressions/ 3 performances), $1,250

  • Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)
  • Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program
  • 2 Grandstand Tickets, 2 General Admission to each rodeo performance (3)
  • 1 on grounds parking pass for each rodeo performance

-          Rodeo Ads Package: 3 per night – before, during, and ending each performance

  • 60 second ads (with sound)  Total of 9, $1,800
    • Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)
    • Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program
    • 4 Grandstand Tickets, 6 General Admission for each rodeo performance (3)
    • 1 on grounds parking pass for each rodeo performance
  • 60 second ads (with sound) Per Night (3), $900
    • Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)
    • Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program
    • 2 General Admission for Friday & Saturday Performances
    • 2 Grandstand Tickets for Friday & Saturday Performances
  • 30 second ads (no audio) Total of 9, $900
    • Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)
    • Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program
    • 2 Grandstand Tickets, 2 General Admission to each rodeo performance (3)
    • 1 on grounds parking pass for each rodeo performance
  • 30 second ads (no audio) Per Night (3), $500
    • Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)
    • Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program
    • 2 General Admission for Friday & Saturday Performances
    • 2 Grandstand Tickets for Friday & Saturday Performances

-          Opening Ceremonies – 10 minutes$750

    • Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)
    • Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program
    • 2 General Admission for Friday & Saturday Performances
    • 2 Grandstand Tickets for Friday & Saturday Performances

-          Leader Board (sold) – 7 Impressions per (3) performance (21 Total), $700

    • Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)
    • Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program
    • 2 General Admission for Friday & Saturday Performances2 Grandstand Tickets for Friday & Saturday Performances

Host Restaurant

$1,500 per year (sold)

A great place for our cowboys and fans to come grab a bite to eat before the rodeo! The sponsorship package includes:

-          Hanging 1 Banner (2’ x 7’) in the arena facing the grandstands

-          Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)

-          Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program

-          4 Grandstand Tickets, 4 General Admission for each rodeo performance (3)

-          1 on grounds parking pass for each rodeo performance

 

Host Hotel

$1,500 per year (sold)

Promoting the best place to stay in the Gunnison Valley!  The sponsorship package includes:

-          Hanging 1 Banner (2’ x 7’) in the arena facing the grandstands

-          Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)

-          Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program

-          4 Grandstand Tickets, 4 General Admission for each rodeo performance (3)

-          1 on grounds parking pass for each rodeo performance

 

Gold Buckle Booth Sponsor

$1,800 per year
(most are sold out, but we can get you on the list if you will let us know)

 Promote your business with a Gold Buckle Booth VIP arena seating and hanging your business banner in front of your booth!  Booths may be purchased on a per performance basis at a cost of $600 per performance.  For more information on availability of Gold Buckle Booth Seating or to be added to the waiting list, contact Polly Oberosler, Sponsorship Chair: pollyoberosler@gmail.com

The Gold Buckle Booth package includes:

-          Exclusive covered booth arena seating

-          Display your business banner (BYOB) on the arena rail in front of your booth

-          Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program

-          15 Gold Buckle passes for each rodeo performance (3)                                   

-          (Total 45 passes/15 each performance included in total cost)

-          1 on grounds parking pass for each rodeo performance

-          *Booth limit 15 people MAX, for rodeo fans safety*

Cattlemen’s Days will sell a Gold Buckle Booth as one package. Sharing with one or more business can also be worked out.  Cattlemen’s Days will provide equal acknowledgment for each sponsor in print and during public address announcements.  Please contact Polly for more information.


Arena Bucking Stock Out-Gate Sponsor

$1,500 per year (sold)

Promote your business with your business’ name and logo in the center of where all the action happens.  This Package includes:

-          Hanging 2’ x 7’ sign in the arena on the out-gate, facing the grandstands

-          Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)

-          Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program

-          2 Grandstand Tickets, 2 General Admission for each rodeo performance (3)

-          1 on grounds parking pass for each rodeo performance

 

PRCA Rodeo Event Sponsor

$1,000 per year/ per event

Promote your business by sponsoring one of the Seven PRCA Rodeo Events in Cattlemen’s Days 3 Rodeo Performances!  Choose from:

 

            Bareback Riding                                                                     Team Roping

            Tie Down Roping                                                                 Saddle Bronc Riding

            Barrel Racing                                                                          Steer Wrestling

            Bull Riding

The Event sponsor includes:

-          Exclusive Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program

-          Flying your Business Banner around the arena from horseback prior to event

-          Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)

-          2 Grandstand Tickets, 2 General Admission for each rodeo performance (3)

-          1 on grounds parking pass for each rodeo performance

 

Bucking Chute Sign Sponsor

Chute #1 $800          Chute #2 $900          Chute #3 $1000         Center Return $1250        Chute #4 $1000        Chute #5 $900       Chute #6 $800 

Spectators watch the bulls and bucking horses explode into the arena through your “branded” chute-gate, the premier location for advertising your business.  This package includes:

-          Hanging 2’ x 7’ sign in the arena on the chute, facing the grandstands

-          Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)

-          Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program

-          2 General Admission for any night

-          2 Grandstand Tickets for Friday & Saturday Performances

 

Scoreboard Side Signage Sponsor

$900 per year

Superior advertising location, where the cowboys’ scores arena times are viewed ball all spectators!  Visible at other events throughout the summer. This package includes:

-          1.5’ x 1.5’ sign on the side of the scoreboard, facing the grandstands

-          Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)

-          Sponsor acknowledgment in our program

-          2 General Admission for any night

-          2 Grandstand Tickets for Friday & Saturday Performances

 

Arena North and South Entry Gate Sponsor

$500 per year

The American Flag and the Grand Entry come through the South Arena gate to start each rodeo performance.  The Specialty Act and Barrel Racers come through the North Arena gate during each rodeo performance.  Super advertising location for your business sign in the arena!  This package includes:

-          2’ x 7’ sign on the arena entrance/exit gates

-          Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)

-          Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program

-          2 General Admission for any night

-          2 Grandstand Tickets for Friday & Saturday Performances

 

Roping Chute Gates (2)
$500 Per Year or both sides for $750
All eyes are on these chutes for steer wrestling and tie down roping!
This package includes the same as the North Stripping Chute.

 

North Stripping Chute
$500 per year

Lots of exposure for all three rodeos! Hang your sign where all the speed event animals exit the arena.

This package includes:

-          Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)

-          Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program

-          2 General Admission for Saturday Night Performance

-          2 Grandstand Tickets for Friday Night Performance

 

Rail Sign Sponsor

$400 per year

Super advertising location for your business sign on the race track and arena fence in front of the Grandstands, seen by all fans and spectators!  This package includes:

-          2’ x 7’ rail sign, hung on the race track or arena fence

-          Sponsor recognition from Announcer during each rodeo performance (3)

-          Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program

-          2 General Admission for Saturday Night Performance

-          2 Grandstand Tickets for Friday Night Performance

*Initial sign construction charge for all the above sign advertisement is $250

Cattlemen’s Days will store your sign for use year after year*

 

Ticket and Wristband Sponsors

Contact Bill Knowles for more information or www.cattlemensdays.com

Grandstand Ticket
Front of Ticket Advertising Space Size
$130.00 per year 2.5″ x 2.0″ Sold
$130.00 per year 1.5″ x 5.5″ Sold
$75.00 per year 1.5″ x 1.5″ Sold
Back of Ticket
$250.00 per year 2.5″ x 3.5″ Sold
$160.00 per year 2.5″ x 2.0″ Sold
$125.00 per year 2.5″ x 1.5″ Sold
$130.00 per year 1.5″ x 5.5″ Sold
$75.00 per year 1.5″ x 1.5″ Sold
General Admission Wristband Sponsor
$350.00 per year 5″ x 5″ Sold

 

Cattlemen’s Days Scholarship Sponsor

$1,000 per Night (sold)

Providing financial assistance to the Gunnison Valley Youth, for higher education.  This benefits three Gunnison High School seniors that are participants in 4-H and FFA.  This package includes:

-      Acknowledgment of your sponsorship during the announcement of the scholarship recipients at the 4H Livestock Sale.

-      One night of exciting seating above the bucking chutes in the Announcers Booth, providing a unique view of the rodeo and a parking pass for that night

-      Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program

-      10 VIP passes for each rodeo performance (3)

 

Cattlemen’s Days Open Horse Show Sponsor

Please call Mike Bell 641-4193 or Ivy McNulty (970-275-0043) for more information on becoming an Open Horse Show Sponsor. We welcome support for this traditional event!
This package includes:

-          Sponsor recognition in the Horse Show program on Sunday, July 10th

-          Sponsor acknowledgment in Cattlemen’s Days PRCA Rodeo program

 

Gunnison Roping Club

Ranch Rodeo Watershed Team Roping and Barrel Races & Team Ranch Sorting

 

Hang your business’ banner up for the Ranch Rodeo or Ranch Sort!  For more information, Contact Mike Dawson 970-596-5329

 

Title Sponsor                                                                                                  $500 per event

-          Public address announcements during the Ranch Rodeo

-          Sponsor acknowledgment on the Cattlemen’s Days website

-          Facebook promotion of your business before and after the event

-          Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program

-          2 General Admission for Saturday Night PRCA Rodeo Performance

-          2 Grandstand Tickets for Saturday Night PRCA Rodeo Performance

-          Ranch Rodeo Champions Picture with your Banner for your business

 

Ranch Rodeo Event Sponsor (8 available)                                                    $250 per event

-          Public address announcements during the Ranch Rodeo

-          Sponsor acknowledgment on the Cattlemen’s Days website

-          Facebook promotion of your business before and after the event

-          Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program

-          2 General Admission for Saturday Night PRCA Rodeo Performance

 

Ranch Rodeo or Ranch Team Sort General Sponsors                                              $125

-          Public address announcements during the Ranch Rodeo or Ranch Team Sort (your choice)

-          Sponsor acknowledgment in our rodeo program

-          Facebook promotion of your business before and after the event

-          1 General Admission ticket for Saturday Night PRCA Rodeo Performance

 

Spur Club

(any amount welcome)

Your support goes a long way in putting on this great event!
-   A listing in our rodeo program as being a sponsor.

 

Thank you all for helping to put on the largest event in the area!

Feel free to contact us for more information and any questions:

 

Margo Patton Blair, President  970-596-2514
Kevin Coblentz, 1st Vice President & Sponsorships  970-209-7224
Jackson Irby, 2nd Vice President & Sponsorships  970-641-4097
Cody Irby, Secretary & Queens  970-641-4097
Polly Oberosler, Sponsorship Chair  970-641-6434
Bill Knowles, Sponsorships & Tickets  970-641-1890
Ivy McNulty, Open Horse Show Chair  970-275-0043
Mike Bell, Open Horse Show  970-641-4193
Mike Dawson, Ranch Rodeo/Sort/TETWP  970-596-5329
Heidi Sherratt Bogart, TETWP  970-209-6332

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Sponsorship Commitment Deadline: June 1, 2017
Download a Sponsorship Packet for the Sponsorship Commitment

Please send Sponsorship Commitment to:

Cattlemen’s Days Inc.

P.O. Box 1203

Gunnison, CO  81230

Thank you for your Cattlemen’s Days Sponsorship!
A W-9 will be mailed to you for your records

 

For information on how to get a vendor space during our rodeo, please contact Misty DeFoe at 303-506-3046.