Willimantic Street Fests

As frugal as we are, it still costs more than $45,000 for each season.  Our annual costs include:


Stage Entertainment - $15,000. Featuring a wide variety of performances on up to seven separate stages.  Performers include musicians, dancers, and theatre troupes.

Special Themes - $2500.  Each month, one area will focus on music and activities for:  Children, Farmers, Crafters, College Students, Latin/Urban Music, Bikers, anything is possible!

Children's Events & Street Performers- $5000.  We engage children with interactive activities in the Children’s Area. Street performers entertain us while we stroll, sample food, and shop

Advertising - $5000 per month.  We advertise in many local and regional newspapers and several radio stations, and on-line social media.  We reach beyond Eastern CT to let the rest of the state know how special we are!

Overhead - $20,000.  Insurance, port-a-lets, tshirts and our Event Coordinator.


_____ $2000 Advertising Sponsor (Your logo will appear in approximately 30 print ads during the fest year)    

                                                              * This is an opportunity for only 2 sponsors *

______ $1,000 Sponsor a Stage for an evening (your banner displayed at the stage, recognition in the program, and on the website)

_______ $ 400 Sponsor Children’s Area or Street Performer for an evening (recognition on area signage, in the program, and on the website)

______ 3rd Thursday Supporter (Recognition on the website, in the program, and our heartfelt thanks!)


Please make your check payable to:  

Willimantic Renaissance, Inc. (WRI)

and mail to:                                          

PO Box 866, Willimantic, CT06226