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Sponsorship Opportunities

A unique customer experience that delivers
results for you and valuable funds for charity

Associate your brand with the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix – the nation’s largest vintage race and the only one run on city streets. With 10 straight days of motorsport events, we can offer you endless options with personalized sponsorship. We can even create an event to suit your needs. With a dozen venues, you can reach any market segment. Our charitable event is truly unique because it combines the Pittsburgh region’s most exciting summer festival with auto racing creating an exceptional marketing opportunity. Our event also raises funds for individuals with autism and intellectual disabilities.

Thank you for your interest in sponsoring the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix. Our charitable event is truly unique because it combines the Pittsburgh region’s most exciting summer festival with auto racing thereby creating an exceptional marketing opportunity that also raises a significant amount of funds for individuals with autism and intellectual/developmental disabilities.

In this ever changing world of wired and digital marketing, we find our sponsors looking for unique and personal experiences that engage customers, develop leads and connect their brand with their target customers.

The Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix’s 10 days of different events create memorable live engagements that fill this need and create opportunities for organizations to activate and promote in unique and personal ways.

Race Weekend at Schenley Park is the perfect venue for you to entertain your customers; throw a party for your employees; raise awareness of your organization; showcase your product, or simply watch the races with friends and family.

Sponsorships are available, for as little as $5,000 you can become a sponsor of our event and there are a variety of different ways for you to get involved. We can even design a custom package to suit your needs. I invite you to navigate this site to learn more about this event and give me a call at 412 559-3500 or email me for a PVGP sponsorship package and we can talk about the possibilities!

Get in on the race!
Daniel DelBianco
PVGP Executive Director/Sponsorship

Sponsorship Packages

Most of our sponsorship packages have a provision for you to put up a tent or display on the grounds at Schenley Park. Each package has different allowances for the square footage of your tent. In addition to the sponsorships at Schenley Park, we also have opportunities to associate your company with individual events throughout Race Week. We also welcome the opportunity to create a custom package to suit your needs.

Bronze
Sponsorship
$5,000

This is our entry-level package that allows sponsors to gain exposure through PVGP Race Program advertising and banner placement. The advantage is maximum impressions without the added cost of supplying and catering your own tent. 12 single-day passes to our VIP Pavilion are just one of the many items you receive. The VIP Pavillion is an exclusive tent located inside corner 16 of the racetrack, food and drink are complimentary for all guests.

There is a BronzePlus package that costs $7,500 and increases to 16 single-day VIP passes or has an option to erect a 20′ x 20′ tent for the weekend.

There is a Bronze Patron Package available for a single day – Saturday, July 23 or Sunday, July 24 for $5,000 and includes a supplied  20′ x 20′ tent with tables and chairs.

Silver
Sponsorship
$12,500

This package is ideal for sponsors who want to economically entertain on the golf course. The 600 square foot tent allowance permits up to a 20’ x 40′ tent. This is one of our most popular packages with car clubs and small companies. The sponsorship also allows for the display of several cars around the tent. This package is also available with an option of 30 single-day VIP Pavilion passes in lieu of a tent.

There is a SilverPlus package that costs $15,000 and increases the allowable tent size to 30′ x 40′ for the weekend or 50 single-day VIP passes.

All Silver packages include your logo on the poster and on 42 Lamar Billboards.

There is a Silver Patron Package available for a single day – Saturday, July 23 or Sunday, July 24 for $7,500 and includes a supplied 20′ x 30′ tent with tables and chairs.

Gold
Sponsorship
$17,500

At the Gold level sponsors can erect a 40’ x 40’ tent at Schenley Park or bring their own show properties. Sponsors at this level and above can have their logo included on the poster. This package is also available with an option of 75 single-day VIP Pavilion passes in lieu of a tent.

This package includes your logo on the poster and on 42 Lamar Billboards

Premier
Sponsorship
$30,000

This package is for sponsors that wish to entertain at Schenley Park in a big way. Allowance for tent space is increased to 2,400 square feet, perfect for a party-sized 40′ x 60’ tent. This package is also available with an option of 100 single-day VIP Pavilion passes in lieu of a tent.

This package includes your logo on the poster and on 42 Lamar Billboards

Individual Event Sponsorships

Can be combined with the above packages

Vintage Ride Experience

$5,000

Saturday, July 23

During Saturday’s lunch break at Schenley Park, our racers graciously offer rides on the actual race track in their vintage cars to raise funds for our charities. Your company is included as part of the event name. Staged from below the VIP Tent on the golf course this packages includes 20 VIP tickets, signage and 20 certificates for free rides.

Italian Cortile

$2,500 – $15,000

July 23/24Weekend

Our Italian Courtyard in Schenley Park has grown into a national showcase for Italian cars. On Saturday there is a spectacular show with judging and a delicious lunch within the Pittsburgh Golf Club. On Sunday the participants are invited to gather at the Westinghouse Fountain for a private trackside viewing of the races from corner 9.

Patron Parking

$10,000

Sunday, July 24

This is a great opportunity for car enthusiasts to parade from Station Square into the city and display cars in several plazas. Your name will appear on advertising and 3 banners can be displayed at each site. Includes space for 3 vehicles in the parade and show. Includes 4 tickets to the VIP Pavilion each day of Race Weekend.

International Car Show

$25,000

July 23/24 Weekend

Your name will appear on all advertising and banners for the International Car Show on the Schenley Park Golf course. This sponsorship opportunity includes a 20’ x 20’ tent for your use at the entrance to the Car Show on the clubhouse side of the golf course. You can also get involved in judging and awards for Best of Show.

Kick-Off Rallye

$5,000

Sunday, July 10

Car enthusiasts match their driving skills against the competition. You are invited to navigate this “mystery course” through the streets of western PA. Your name would be included in the title and you would receive 2 free entries and reservations for 10 people at the dinner afterward.

Waterfront Ride & Drive

$5,000

Tuesday, July 19

The Waterfront Car Cruise is held at the Waterfront Shopping Center in Homestead with over 750 classic and vintage cars on display and 5,000 spectators. The huge parking lot is perfect for a display and the surrounding roads are ideal for a Ride & Drive event.

Downtown Car Display

$10,000

Wednesday, July 20

This is a great opportunity for car enthusiasts to parade from Station Square into the city and display cars in several plazas. Your name will appear on advertising and 3 banners can be displayed at each site. Includes space for 3 vehicles in the parade and show. Includes 4 tickets to the VIP Pavilion each day of Race Weekend.

Black Tie Gala

$1,000 – $7,500

Friday, July 15

A unique Grand Prix party where auto enthusiasts, sponsors, media and celebrities gather to toast Race Week. This black-tie gala will be held at the Grand Councourse Restaurant in Station Square. Sponsorship includes tickets, recognition and VIP passe at Schenley Park.

Passport to Elegance

$2,500 – $5,000

Wednesday, July 21

This is an exciting hangar party at the Pittsburgh-Butler regional Airport that sports the finest in vintage aircraft, automobiles, food and drink.

Tune-Up at the SouthSide Works

$2,500 – $5,000

Wednesday, July 21

Sponsor a great happy hour event from 6:00 pm – 9 pm. Includes complimentary tickets to the event, advertising, signage and VIP passes to our Race Weekend at Schenley Park

Walnut Street Car ShowCar Show

$15,000

Monday, July 18

This public event in Shadyside is an opportunity for spectators to see a diverse collection of cars and is a preview for the Schenley Park show. Includes your name in the event title and on advertising, 20 passes to the party at Mario’s East End Saloon. You are also entitled to display 2 vehicles and receive VIP tickets at Schenley Park.

Organizations must be an official sponsor of the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix in order to promote, sell or solicit at all of our events.

Please contact Dan DelBianco at 412 559-3500 to discuss and secure sponsorship opportunities.

Just a few examples of how our sponsors have executed their experiential marketing programs at the PVGP:

  • Product Launches
  • Press Events
  • Sampling Tours
  • Sponsorship Activations
  • Conferences and Conventions
  • Internal Events and Parties
  • Corporate Events and Customer Entertainment
  • Lead Management
  • Social Media & Digital Management
  • Branding
  • Mobile Applications
  • Social / Networking Activities
  • VIP Experiences

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