VIP Experiences

Exclusive Experiences

These BEHIND THE SCENE opportunities are ways to experience the Festival in a special, VIP way.

Azalea Sweep Teams | $250
Are you TEAM EARTH?! Sponsor an Azalea Sweep Team to help
clean up Wilmington the weekend prior to the Azalea Festival.
Receive one Main Stage concert ticket of choice for up to 10 team
members who volunteer at Azalea Sweep. Team sponsor receives
recognition at Check-In as well as at the volunteer luncheon after
the Sweep. Sponsor logo is also listed on the Sweep T-shirt and
promoted through social media and Festival e-Newsletters.

Celebrity Reception Table | $1,000
Secure a reserved table at the Celebrity Reception. Table sponsorship
comes with eight tickets to the event as well as an introduction to
Queen Azalea and Invited Guests. The table host will receive two
Garden Party tickets as well as recognition in the program speech.

Chefs’ Showcase Table | $1,000
Enjoy a table at the Chefs’ Showcase. Table sponsorship comes
with eight tickets to the event, as well as two Garden Party tickets
for the table host. Table sponsors (all eight guests), also get to
enjoy a private meet and greet with the chefs preceding the Chefs’
Showcase Event with other Table Sponsors and Festival Sponsors.  Table hosts are recognized in the introduction speech.


Parade Reviewing Stand Experience | $25
Watch the Parade from the best seat in town — on the Parade
Reviewing Stand! Enjoy children’s activities, continental
breakfast, and lunch all from your incredible seat along the Parade
route. Includes access to the indoor restrooms.

For Our Existing Sponsors Only:

Patrons’ Gala VIP Table Upgrade | $300
Secure your own private table for four at the Patrons’ Gala.
Includes a server. Note: tickets to the Patrons’ Gala not included.
All table guests must already have Patrons’ Party Gala tickets to
enjoy this upgrade.

Celebrity Reception VIP Table Upgrade | $300
Secure your own private table for four at the Celebrity Reception.
Includes a server. Note: tickets to the Celebrity Reception are not
included. All table guests must already have Celebrity Reception
tickets to enjoy this upgrade.

Festival Sponsors

Our Glen Dale, Benefactor, Gable, Donor Sponsors, Evergreen Sponsors and Community Partners

Thank you to our Patrons!​

Diamond Patrons

American Harbor Insurance
Andrew Consulting Engineers, P.C
Aquesta Bank
Atlantic Packaging
Fern Bugg
Coastline Mortgage/John & Jolie Russ
Cape Fear Engineering
Collins & Collins Law Offices, PLLC
Diesel Parts of Carolina, LLC
Peter and Stewart DiFiore
Ferguson Enterprises
First National Bank

Rod Flinchum
Frank Carter Enterprises, Inc.
Joanne Harcke
Jonathan and Jennifer Hedge
Industrial Machine & Welding, Inc.
Garland and Linda Kalnen-Sykes
King Law Firm, P.A.
Sandra and Joseph Kittinger
Liz Carroll Interiors
M & W Property (2)
Will and Emily Mullinix
Nationwide Sheally Insurance Group
Barbara & Bubba Rawl

Rogers Family
John Scholz
South Atlantic Services, Inc.
Southern Bank & Trust Company.
Jim and Fran Summerlin
SunTrust Bank
Denise Szaloky – Advantage Farms
The Overholt Law Firm, PC
TowneBank Mortgage
Berry & Beth Trice
Deirdre McGlone-Webb
Wilmington Gastroenterology
Wilmington GI

Lifetime Patrons
Gierie Orthodontics
Dr. Michael Kuzma and Rhonda Kuzma
Ross Marino, CFP
Mr. and Mrs. David Swain
Linda Wilson

2020-2021  Patrons

To Date June 2021

A&B Disposal Services
Acupuncture Associates
Adam’s Products A CRH Company
Alan Toll & Associates PLLC
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.
Ashley Homestore
Cameron Atkins
Lisa and Patrick Ballantine
Tom and Sue Barth and Family
Baugh Consulting
Bayside Electricity Supply
Bob King Buick – GMC Inc.
The Braddock Group
Brooks Pierce Law Firm
Bubbly Events
Burney & Jones, PLLC
Byrnes Holding Corporation
Carolina Capital Advisors
Catalyst Clinical Research
Cataract Consultants, PA
McNeil Chestnut, Attorney at Law
Civil Works Contracting
Clancey & Theys Construction Co.
Coastal KIA
Computer Warriors IT Support
David Conaway
Copley Investment Management
Copycat Print Shop
Brian and Teresa Cox
Michael Creed
Sandy Cyphers/Ray Spitz
Richard & Barbara Dickinson
Don Bullard Insurance
Donnie C. Overby Construction – Custom Home Building
Eagle Island Fruit and Seafood
East Coast Autos and Trailers
ECS Southeast, LLP
Susie and Jim Esinhart

Dr. and Mrs. David A. Esposito
Hank and Lisa Estep
Scott and Sharon Evans
First Bank (2)
The Gasser Family
Clayton and Carter Jewell Hamerski
Hanover Coatings, Inc. (2)
Harris Services
Mary-Kaye & Daryl Hester
Wayne and Phyllis Hicks
Paula K. Humphrey
Andrew and Erica Jackson
Patti and Michael Jacaruso
James A. Lucas and Company, LLP Certified Public Accountants
Lindsey Jones
David and Nancy Kauffman
Chuck and Carol Kays
Cheryl & Pat Koballa
Erick Kolle
Frances Lamb
Lanier Property Group

Eddie and Jean Lawler
Layne McNeil Smith, Attorney at Law
Jeff Lesley- Century 21
Lisle Architecture & Design, Inc.
Longley Supply Company
Mark 3 Insurance
Marsh and McLennan Agency
Maus, Warwick, Matthews
Lindsey S. McDermott
Mckee Homes
Cyndi and Ronnie McNeill
Andy Mills
Andrew and Summer Nettleman
Susan C. and Thomas E. Nettleman
North State Bank (2)
Robert E. Nyberg DDS
The Oleander Company, Inc.
Party Suppliers & Rentals
Pleasants Cole Wealth Management – UBS
John & Alison Pollard

RBC Wealth Management
Relax! Massage Therapy & Skin Care
Renovate Wilmington
Jeremy and Carrie Roberts
S & D Technologies
Elizabeth Schrader
Serenity Coast LLC – Carrie Fales and Thomas Rose
Loulie and Matt Scharf
Michael Franklin & Lauren Scott
Elizabeth and Beck Smith
Will and Jane Stabler
Mark and Diane Steelman
Stevens Financial/Tucker and Nancy Stevens
Stevens Fine Homes
Talbert & Bright, Inc.
TAWoods Co.
Turf Masters
UBS Financial
Virginia Yang Real Estate
Ward and Smith, P.A.
David Ward
Tommy West
Wade and Ashley Wilson
Wilmington Cleaning Solutions
Wilmington KOA Campground