Sponsor the Grand Tasting Event

NY Drinks NY Grand Tasting Event
March 2019 - Rainbow Room
New York, NY

NY Drinks NY celebrates New York wine during a series of educational events throughout the year,  culminating with a Grand Tasting event in March. The Grand Tasting features more than 200 wines from over 40 New York State Wineries. Over 250 participants from the media, restaurants, wine trade and the public enjoy educational seminars, “meet & greet” events with the winemakers and much more.  In addition to wine, there will be a spread of New York cheeses, charcuterie and hors d'oeuvres from the New York Wine & Culinary Center, based in the Finger Lakes. This event has grown larger each year and raises significant awareness in the New York City marketplace about the scope and quality of New York State wine.

Audience: Over 250 members of the  media, restaurant, winery and public.

*To inquire about sponsorship please contact Valerie Ross, NYWGF, 800 South Main Street, Suite 200, Canandaigua, NY 14424.Email valerieross@nywgf.org or call 1 (518) 229-3765 with questions.

Sponsorship Options

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Grand Tasting Imperial Sponsor …….. $5,000
The Grand Tasting Imperial Sponsor will be an overall event underwriter, enabling  Grand Tasting attendees to partake in over 200 wine samples at an affordable ticket price. 

  • Free Business Associate Membership in the

  • NY Wine & Grape Foundation

  • Featured partner in the NY Drinks NY Winery

  • Welcome Packet sent to all participating wineries

  • Signage on “day of event” displays and materials

  • Announcement in The Press Deck email newsletter

  • One (1) Exhibit Table at the Grand Tasting

  • Logo on NY Wine & Grape website

  • Logo on NY Drinks NY website

  • Four (4) tickets to NYC Grand Tasting

  • Logo on all printed materials

  • Literature included in gift bags

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Double Magnum Reception Sponsor…...$3,500

  • Free Business Associate Membership to New York

  • Wine & Grape Foundation

  • Featured partner in the NY Drinks NY Winery

  • Welcome Packet sent to all participating wineries

  • Dedicated email blast about your company’s

  • products or services

  • Promoted as the supporting partner for the

  • Winery Reception on invitation

  • Invitation for up to four (4) company staff members

  • attend the Winery Reception to promote the company

  • and have a dedicated station for additional info

  • Include company information and logo on post-event

  • correspondence to wineries as supporting partner

 

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Grand Tasting Magnum Sponsor …….……. $1,000
The Magnum Sponsor will provide support enabling Grand Tasting attendees to partake of a variety of deliciously local New York State artisanal cheese, meats, breads and more.
 

  • Free Business Associate Membership in the

  • NY Wine & Grape Foundation

  • Announcement in The Press Deck email newsletter

  • Signage on food displays and event materials

  • Logo on NY Wine & Grape Foundation website

  • Logo on NY Drinks NY website

  • Two (2) tickets to NYC Grand Tasting

  • Logo on all printed materials

  • Literature included in gift bags

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Piccolo Lanyard Sponsor………………………$1000
The Piccolo Sponsor will provide the Grand Tasting attendees with nametags and lanyards
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  • Free Business Associate Membership to NY Wine & Grape Foundation

  • Logo featured on lanyards to be given to over 250 attendees

  • Logo on NY Wine & Grape Foundation website

  • Logo on NY Drinks NY website

  • Two (2) tickets to NYC Grand Tasting

  • Literature included in gift bags

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Demie Wine Glass Sponsor……………..…..…$1,000
The Demie Sponsor will provide the Grand Tasting attendees with branded wine glasses.

  • Free Business Associate Membership to NY Wine & Grape Foundation

  • Logo featured on wine glasses for over 250 attendees

  • Logo on NY Wine & Grape Foundation website

  • Logo on NY Drinks NY website

  • Two (2) tickets to NYC Grand Tasting

  • Literature included in gift bags