Partner OR Sponsor...OR Donate
The George Washington Birthday Celebration gives our individual and corporate sponsors unparalleled promotional opportunities, access to the media, and the support of the City of Alexandria and VisitAlexandria.
Contact Joseph Shumard for more information via firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-408-4483 (voice/text).
Partner with the Celebration:
Interested in hosting or producing an event in honor of George Washington or providing a special "in-kind" service? Send an e-mail message to email@example.com and let's have a conversation.
Sponsor the George Washington Birthday Celebration:
Any generosity is much appreciated. Looking for specific activities to support? Consider sponsoring one of the following events or participant handouts. Each gives back to our community in unique ways:
GENERAL WASHINGTON'S SPONSOR ($7,000)
A special sponsorship level that supports the entire George Washington Birthday Celebration including press and other special events including top level recognition at all events. Only one sponsorship is available at this level.
BIRTHNIGHT BANQUET & BALL ($4,000)
Be a part of the re-creation of this famous celebration of Washington’s Birthday set in the year 1799. The evening includes an 18th-century banquet, English country dancing, dessert collation, character re-enactors and General and Mrs. Washington.
PARADE HATS & PATCHES ($3,500)
Every Parade Participant gets a special embroidered parade patch (there are over 3,500 participants!) Every volunteer gets either a fleece hat or a baseball cap with the parade patch embroidered on it (there are more than 100 volunteers!).
POST-PARADE RECEPTION ($3,500)
Held at the historic American Legion Ballroom after the Parade. An opportunity for our parade marchers to relax, have some light refreshment, and await the decision of the judges for the Parade Awards.
REVOLUTIONARY WAR REENACTMENT ($2,750)
Learn about a soldier’s life during the Revolutionary War. Held at Fort Ward Park this event features historic camp and tactical demonstrations throughout the day including a skirmish between the Redcoats and the Colonial Army.
AWARDS & APPRECIATION RECEPTION ($1,500)
A very special ceremonial event featuring performances by parade units and food by winners of the Cherry Challenge: It is here that we present the parade and other significant Celebration awards.
Sponsor Benefits from the George Washington Birthday Celebration:
- Inclusion in all publicity and promotion for all events of the George Washington Birthday Celebration Weekend.
- Prominent recognition as a Sponsor in Alexandria Newspaper features.
- Special photo opportunity with General Washington and the Parade Grand Marshal.
- Four tickets to the Friendship Veterans Fire Engine Association breakfast on the morning of the Parade.
- Recognition at the Birthnight Banquet and Ball.
- Company link on the official George Washington Birthday Celebration website.
- Two seats on the reviewing stand at the George Washington Birthday Parade.
- Exhibit table on Market Square on Parade Day (11 a.m. to 3 p.m.).