Events like Edwardsville AutumnFest would not be possible without the generous contributions from individuals and businesses. See below for some of our past sponsors long with some of the areas that are available to sponsor for the 2018 event. If you would like to contribute, please contact Assistant City Manager Zack Daniel by calling 913-356-6002 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
See below for a listing of the 2018 vendors. Thanks again to all of the contributors from last year’s event!
Interested in becoming a Sponsor for the Edwardsville Autumnfest?
Contact Assistant City Manager Zack Daniel by calling City Hall at 913-356-6002 or via e-mail at email@example.com
Friday night Disc Golf Classic Sponsor - atmos energy
ATMOS Energy has signed on to be the inaugural sponsor for the Friday Night Disc Golf Classic event set to take place on Friday, September 21 at Edwardsville City Park! Additional details including times, sign-up info, events, and more will be released throughout July.
Kid's Carnival and Bounce House Village - Fastenal
Edwardsville community events have always featured bounce houses and attractions for kids of all ages. This year is no different! There will be a specific area for toddlers and another area for pre-teen/teenagers that includes a rock wall challenge and a super jump! Thanks to sponsorships from community partners like Fastenal, this feature is presented FREE OF CHARGE!
Craft Fair Sponsor - bank midwest
The Edwardsville Community Center hosts a hand-made craft fair from vendors from all across the mid-west and beyond. The space can host up to 25 vendors inside the venue along with space outside for overflow sign-ups. For the second year in a row, Bank Midwest has signed up to be the Craft Fair sponsor for 2018! Thanks so much for continuing to be a partner with the City and the AutumnFest event!
Mouse Race Sponsorships - Various
One of the most popular attractions at past City events has been the annual Mouse Races. In the Mouse Races, mice race in six individual heats with the winners advancing to the championship final. Kids and adults wager on which mouse will be declared the winner. Sponsorship levels for the Mouse Races is as follows:
Heat 1: White’s Lawn & Landscape
Heat 2: Jackson’s Service Center
Heat 3: Whitham Training Services
Heat 4: David J. Pierce and American Family Insurance of Bonner Springs
Heat 5: Hairitage II Salon
Heat 6: Tiny Signs
Championship Race: Union Bank & Trust
The Planning Committee may also consider in-kind donations that can be used as prizes in place for a cash sponsorship.
Community Showcase Stage Sponsor - BHC Rhodes
While Saturday night will feature a concert performance headlined by Canaan Cox, during the day, the stage will feature performances from folks around the neighborhood! This includes a performance by the school choir, local bands, and more!
Saturday Night Concert - Saints Pub + Patio
No event would be complete without a concert to close out the evening. For the second year in a row, Saints Pub + Patio have sponsored the Saturday Night Concert. The headliner in 2018 is up-and-coming Nashville star Canaan Cox (one week before is 2018 UK tour). Opening for Cox is local KC favorite the Dirty Bourbon Band and a Nashville duo with Kansas roots Matfield Green.
Various other local groups and agencies contributed to the event, including the Bonner Springs-Edwardsville Area Chamber of Commerce as well as the development group Kiernan Companies, LLC.