Become a Festival Supporter

Become a BENEFACTOR of the Dunedin Arts Festival!

The Otago Festival of the Arts Trust which delivers the Dunedin Arts Festival is a Charitable Trust, that relies on the generosity of our Patrons, Benefactors, Sponsors, Trusts and Grants to deliver your Festival. Support like yours is vital to ensure your continuing success, and to ensure future audiences have access to high-quality arts experiences.

Your support allows us to celebrate and showcase incredible talent from all over the world. and it also enables us to deliver free events and a heavily-subsidised, robust schools programme, allowing everybody in Otepoti Dunedin to experience the Festival and engage with high quality arts experiences.

By supporting the Festival you show that you are passionate arts enthusiasts, and you enable us to create something special for the community of Dunedin. In the current climate your support as a Benefactor is more vital than it has ever been. The arts play a role in rebuilding community wellbeing and connecting our communities, and the Dunedin Arts Festival will be at the forefront of the recovery. 

When you become a Benefactor, you will be a acknowledged on our website, in our Festival Programme and on signage at our Festival venues. Our Festival Director will also meet with you personally following the festival, to share what the Festival. to share what the Festival has achieved and ask you for feedback on your Festival experience. You will also have the knowledge that you are contributing to the development of a vibrant arts scene in our region and a stronger, more connected community.

 

You can support the Dunedin Arts Festival in the following ways, as:

 

Festival Friend $100+

Our Festival Friends share a passion for the arts and want to contribute to the Festival, This is ideally suited to first-time Donors or those who want to contribute but at a certain level.

Receiving:

Acknowledgement as a FESTIVAL FRIEND in the brochure, on our website and in other marketing collateral

Invitation to the Festival Launch

The ability to purchase tickets through the Festival office at a discounted rate

 

Festival Patron $500+

Our Festival Patrons want to help us strengthen the role our Festival plays in the community and assist us to bring in high-quality artists from across New Zealand and the world. Festival Patrons are passionate about the arts, the region and experienced in arts philanthropy. The level could be individuals or families.

Receiving:

Complimentary tickets to the Festival performance of your choice (subject to availability)

Acknowledgement as a FESTIVAL PATRON in the brochure, on our website and in other marketing collateral

Invitation to the Festival launch

The ability to purchase tickets through the Festival office at discounted rate 

 

Festival Gold Benefactor $2500+

Our Festival Gold Benefactors are in a position to donate as experienced philanthropists and understand how the arts enrich people and our community and want to contribute to and support meaningful cultural activities in our city. This level can be individuals, families or businesses.

Receiving:

Complimentary tickets to the Festival performance of your choice (subject to availability)

Acknowledgement as a FESTIVAL GOLD BENEFACTOR in the brochure, on our website and in other marketing collateral

 Invitation to the Festival launch

The ability to purchase tickets through the Festival office at a discounted rate

 

*Support from businesses and organisations to the Festival can be tax deductible

*Please note, your support can be listed as Anonymous should you wish

 

To support us or find out more please email admin@artsfestivaldunedin.co.nz

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