April 3-7, 2024



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.

Financial information about this organization and a copy of its license are available from the State Solicitation Licensing Branch at

919-814-5400. The license is not an endorsement by the State.

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

2023 Patrons

To Date April 2023

Drs. Adam and Heather Braithwaite

Alan Efting

Alliance Integrated Solutions NC, Inc. 

Amy Dean

Andrew Jackson Law, PC

Andrew Moore Farms, LLC

Andrew T and Summer Nettleman

Andy Mills

ARC Transit, LLC

Ballantine Company, Inc. 

Bank of America

Barbara Pugh Real Estate

Barron Young

Baugh Consulting


Beck Smith

Bill Gierie

Blakely’s Apparel and Gifts


Bob King Buick GMC, Inc. 


Braxton & Co., LLC

Brianna Goodwin Art


Bubbly Events – Katie Lange

Byrnes Holding Corporation

Candace Barber


Cara Gracey – Representative of Coastal Concepts, Inc. 

Carolyn B Greenwood

Carrie & Jeremy Roberts

Cape Fear Engineering


Cavik Insurance, LLC

Christopher & Kristen DeMello


Coastal Knot Bridal

Coastline Therapy Group

Connor Barth

Copley Investment Management


Cruisers Carwash

Customers Bank

Cyndi & Ronnie McNeill

Cynthia L. Harvard

David & Kristin Czufin

David M Hurlburtt Inc. 

David Swain


Deborah Gasser

Designs by Dillon

Dogwood State Bank

East Coast Autos and Trailers

East Coast Seafood

Eastern Carolinas Commercial Real Estate

ECS Southeast, LLP 

Element Outdoor Living

Elle/A. Interiors 

Elizabeth Deblasi Consulting, LLC

Emerge Ortho

Ernie Olds – Becker Morgan Group, Inc.

Express Employment Professionals – Wendy Mayo

EZ Dock Plus

Farm Bureau Insurance

First Citizens Bank

First Bank

Frances R Lamb

The Fresia Group

Gail Rivenbark Wilson

Green Compass

Greg Pleasants / UBS Financial Services

Griffin Estep

Guaranteed Rate

Guy C Lee Building Materials

Harris Services

Heather Ashworth, Spot Real Estate

Hedrick Gardner Kincheloe & Garofalo


Hilda & Rick Edwards

The Huneycutt Group, Inc. 


Inlet Appraisal

Jean & Eddie Lawler

Jeff Phillips

Jonathan and Elisha Smith

John & Pam Blakely

Joseph D Salon, LLC

K12 Computers

Kathleen R Esposito

KBR- Kathryn Bruner Realty LLC

Kelly Bunch Bishop

Kim Whitfield

King Properties


Laura Harris, MD Cataract Consultants, PA

Lexi Gray Property Management, LLC

Liberty Land Development, Inc. 

Libby and Maureen Beccarino

Lindsey & Joshua Bushee

Linda Baddour

Linda & David Brown

Linda Wilson


Longley Supply Company

Loyd Investments, LLC

Luke Waddell – Cadence Realty Corp. 

Marc & Curt

Mark Davis with JM Davis Custom Homes and Amy Spicuzza with Courtyard Commercial Properties

Mark III Employee Benefits

Martin Marketing



McNeil Chestnut, Attorney at Law / Government Relations

M. Gregg Thomas

Michael & Alana Seaman

Michael & Jenny Burnett

Michael Kuzma

Dr. Michael Martin & Michael Rose

Modern Aviation


The Morgan Beatty Group


Nancy and David Kauffman


Nest Interiors

Network for Entrepreneurs in Wilmington

Norco Management Holding, Inc. 

North State Bank

Paragon Bank

Dr & Mrs Parks

Party Suppliers & Rentals

Patti & Michael Jacaruso

Paula Humphrey

PBMares, LLP

Phyllis Goodson & David Eckles

Pleasant Air

Premier Electrical Staffing

Professional Healthcare Consultants

Robert J Williams IV

Mr & Mrs Robert Leimkuhler

Rob Moody CEO Moody Digital Media

Roosterfish Media

Ross Marino

Ross Nibur

S&W Readymix

S&W Ready to Mix Concrete

SAH Life Systems

Sammy & Sharon Flowers

Sandy Cyphers

Sawyer Products

Scott & Sharon Evans

SeaHorse Management


Sellers and Refine Tile Design

Shane Register Real Estate Group

Shelly & Mike Melton

Shipman & Wright, LLP

Sonya Daniel & Mickey Daniel Holt

Southern Bank Mortgage

Stephen & Karen Gaskins – Seacoast Wealth Management

Steve & Donna Thompson

Stevens Fine Homes

Sunday Allen

Susan & Thomas Nettleman

Suzanne Lindsay

T2 Contracting


Dr. Tasha Helms and Mr. Justin Hall

Tchem Industrial Services

TCR – The Cameron Report, Inc. 

Thinc Strategy

Tony Britt-Kirkegaard and Dr Gary Kirkegaard

TSM Enterprises Group Inc. 

Wade Wilson


Wayne and Phyllis Hicks

Wendy & Sherman Lee Criner

William Kaufman


Wilmington Inspection Group

Wilmington Pathology Associates


WithersRavenel, Inc.

WM Jordan Company, Inc.