New Albany Founders Day

Become a Sponsor

The New Albany Founders Day Festival and Parade is a community event that involves the people and businesses within the community and is held to honor the establishment of New Albany-Plain Township. The entire event is designed to bring the community together and has been a New Albany staple for 40 years!

New Albany Founders Day is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization (EIN 20-8389947) that has been able to produce this community event with ONLY the help of our sponsors. We invite you to be a part of this wonderful event through your sponsorship of the celebration.

We are pleased to accept applications up until the day of the event, however, to take advantage of all the sponsor benefits and be included on banners and signs, please submit your applications by April 26, 2024.

Available Sponsorships

Platinum Sponsor

$ 5,000+
  • Logo on signage throughout New Albany 2-3 weeks prior to the event.
  • Dedicated Facebook post thanking sponsor.
  • Dedicated website post thanking sponsor.
  • Recognition on website and e-mails as sponsor.
  • Logo on signage along parade route.
  • Company logo on signage inside the festival.
  • Logo on Signage for all 3 Activities Sponsorship:
  • Inflatable Activities
  • Extreme Activities
  • Character Meet & Greets
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Gold Sponsor

$ 2,500
  • Dedicated Facebook post thanking sponsor.
  • Dedicated website post thanking sponsor.
  • Recognition on website and e-mails as sponsor.
  • Logo on signage along parade route.
  • Company logo on signage inside the festival
  • Logo on Signage for all 3 Activities Sponsorship:
  • Inflatable Activities
  • Extreme Activities
  • Character Meet & Greets

Silver Sponsor

$ 1,000
  • Recognition on website as sponsor.
  • Company logo on signage inside the festival.
  • Logo on Signage for choice of 2 Activities Sponsorship:
  • Inflatable Activities
  • Extreme Activities
  • Character Meet & Greets

Bronze Sponsor

$ 500
  • Recognition on website as sponsor.
  • Company logo on signage inside the festival.
  • Logo on Signage for choice of 1 Activities Sponsorship:
  • Inflatable Activities
  • Extreme Activities
  • Character Meet & Greets

Parade Sponsor

$ 1000
  • Recognition on website as sponsor.
  • Company logo on signage inside the festival.
  • Logo on signage in the parade.
1 Spot Left

Silent Auction Sponsor

$ 500
  • Recognition on website as sponsor.
  • Company logo on signage inside the festival.
  • Logo on signage by the silent auction.
1 Spot Left

Beer Garden Sponsor

$ 500
  • Recognition on website as sponsor.
  • Company logo on signage inside the festival.
  • Logo on signage by the beer garden.
1 Spot Left

DJ/Live Entertainment Sponsor

$ 350
  • Recognition on website as sponsor.
  • Company logo on signage inside the festival.
  • Logo on signage by the entertainment.
1 Spot Left

Sponsor FAQs

No. New Albany Founders Day is a 501(c)(4) organization which means donations are not deductible. However, they usually can be written off as a marketing expense.

If you’d like to pay by check, please complete the online form and send checks made (payable to New Albany Founders Day) to:

New Albany Founders Day
c/o Linda Honaker
6890 Cedarbrook Glen
New Albany, OH 43054
614-214-7548

Founders Day has several unique activities, including the Inflatable Activities Area (i.e. bounce houses and obstacle courses), the Extreme Activities Area for older children (i.e. mechanical bull riding and gyroscope), and the Character Meet and Greet, where kids can meet and have their photo taken with popular childhood characters (i.e. Disney Princesses or Ninja Turtles).

Thank You to Our Generous Sponsors!​