Amesbury Open Studios & More 2021

Saturday, Nov.13, 10am – 5pm and Sunday, Nov.14, 11am – 4pm
Business Sponsor Opportunities
Registration is now closed.

Amesbury Open Studios and More showcases our talented artists, artisans, musicians and our downtown businesses, which help enrich our overall art of community. We are so excited for an in-person Studio Tour for our 25th year! If your business would like to participate, please review our Business Sponsorship opportunities and register online via the form below (a printable PDF form is available here).

Event Highlights
  • 60+ local artisans, various activities, entertainment, raffle and food at different locations

  • FREE TROLLEY RIDE to studios and businesses throughout downtown Amesbury 

 

Marketing & Audience 
  • Print Materials, 100 posters and 1,500 brochures 

  • Advertising with Merrimack Valley Magazine & local newspapers

  • Facebook & Instagram promotion: anticipated reach of 10,000+ local and regional residents 

Please note, in the event of a resurgence in COVID-related gathering restrictions, the in-person portion of the tour will be cancelled by October 22nd, 2021. Every effort will be made to refund your payments as quickly as possible and no payments will be deposited before that date.

Our Business Sponsor Opportunities

View our printable Business Packet here.

PREMIERE TROLLEY SPONSOR (limited to 2) - $1,000 ($1,800 for exclusive trolley sponsorship)

● Logo on event poster and brochure 

● Custom-designed banner (2’ x 10’) displayed on one (or two, if exclusive) exterior side(s) of trolley 

● Logo featured on event website www.AmesburyOpenStudios.com 

● Listing with your website link on our new Marketplace/Artist Directory

● Logo on front of brochure and business card ad inside 

● Opportunity to provide giveaway/literature for distribution on trolley 

● Facebook & Instagram social media posts and shares

TROLLEY STOP SPONSOR - $500 

● Logo on Trolley Stop Sign

● Name on Event Brochure 

● Business Card ad on brochure 

● Name on Event Website www.AmesburyOpenStudios.com 

● Listing with your website link on our new Marketplace/Artist Directory

TOUR SUPPORTER - $250 

● Name on Event Brochure 

● Logo on Trolley Stop Sign OR Business Card Ad in brochure 

● Name on Event Website www.AmesburyOpenStudios.com 

FRIEND OF THE TOUR - $100 

● Name on Event Brochure and Website www.AmesburyOpenStudios.com 

Additional Business Opportunities

Restaurant/Retail Offer – FREE! 

Offer a deal or discount to entice Open Studio attendees to visit your business during the weekend. Your dining or retail deal will be advertised in our event brochure. This program is provided FREE for any Amesbury business.

Examples of deals: 

  • 10% off purchase of $10 or more 

  • Half-price appetizers 

  • 20% off purchase of $100 or more 

  • Buy one, get one free 

  • $10 off purchase of 2 entrees (limit 2 offers per table) 

  • Free (product) with every purchase of $50 or more

 

Raffle Item Donation – minimum $20 value

Support our RAFFLE FUNDRAISER with a gift certificate or merchandise donation to be raffled off during the event weekend. The Cultural Council uses proceeds to fund the tour and additional arts initiatives. Items will be picked up 2 weeks prior to the event weekend.

 

Host one or more artists – $50 

Participate as an official stop on the tour. This can be an excellent way to drive foot traffic and engage with the community. A few guidelines to participate: 

  • Your business must be open to the public during all tour hours on both days: Saturday, 10am to 5pm and Sunday, 11am to 4pm. 

  • The artwork must be displayed in a location easily accessible by visitors who are not making a purchase or dining. 

  • If you are interested, but need an artist to exhibit, let us know! We can help to pair you with a local artist. 

ACC Sponsorship Coordinator Contact Information

For more information, to reserve your sponsorship package, please contact us at info@amesburyculturalcouncil.org

Register is now closed.
If you'd prefer to keep a form for your reference, please print a downloadable PDF here.