Sponsor Information

Packapalooza has provided an exciting and memorable way to celebrate the start of a new academic year with inception during our 125th anniversary six years ago. Continuing this tradition provides a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the arrival of new students, to welcome returning students, staff and faculty, alumni, along with the local community including the Hillsborough Street merchants.  Together we all make NC State a great place to be.  We are looking forward to continuing this wonderful tradition at NC State and this could not be possible without you. Please join as a sponsor of this amazing event that touches campus and the local community.


  • Presenting ($30,000) – Our presenting sponsor for 2017 has been secured. Thank you Live It Up Hillsborough Street!
  • Featured ($15,000)
  • Platinum ($5,000)
  • Zone ($2,500)
  • Gold ($2,000)
  • Silver ($1,000)



All sponsors receive

  • recognition in promotional opportunities, including social media and our mobile app
  • vendor space (size based on level)
  • recognition on video screens (image/logo or text based on level)
  • sponsor recognition ad in NC State Technician
  • information on street banners at main festival entrances (image/logo or text based on level)
  • organization name listed on our website sponsor page with a direct link to your website if you have one

Additional benefits based on the level of sponsorship include:

  • organization listed on the t-shirt for the event
  • VIP all access passes, including parking
  • a prominent feature on Packapalooza homepage with your organization logo
  • verbal recognition during the festival from stages
  • stage time to showcase your organization
  • ability to note participation in the event as a sponsor in your marketing materials
  • ability to have a 30-second promo video displayed on a video screen


Ways to Submit Your Packapalooza Sponsorship

If you have any questions please contact us at packapalooza@ncsu.edu.