Platinum Sponsorship

Your Platinum Sponsorship includes admission to these events:
  • 6 VIP festival tickets
  • 8 General Admission festival tickets
  • 4 tickets to the Celebratory Arrival Reception of the Beaujolais Nouveau
  • Beaujolais Nouveau Gala VIP tickets

Platinum Sponsor Exclusive Benefits

  • One 8-foot table
  • Sample as much as desired
  • 2nd tier table placement in International Cheese Tent
  • 1 cheese included in 4 educational sessions
    • Example: on a cheese plate for a seated tasting for 35-40 people
    • Example: in a beverage pairing on the demo stage
  • 1 cheese featured in a recipe created by a noted New Orleans restaurant, for sale at the festival (sponsor provides cheese)
  • 3 cheeses included in Chef Sample Kit, hand delivered by St. James Cheese Company to 20 of its top New Orleans restaurant accounts (sponsor provides sample)
  • 5 cheeses included in La Marchè, the festival retail store operated by St. James Cheese Company

On-Site Festival Exposure

  • Your company banner featured at an entrance to the festival
  • Your logo featured as a Platinum Sponsor on 1,000 festival maps
  • Opportunity to place 2 additional banners at the festival
  • Opportunity to provide promotional items for handouts at the festival gates
  • Your company featured as a Platinum Sponsor of the Fête des Fromages: Fête des Fromages, presented by YOUR COMPANY NAME (with your logo included)
  • Your company announced as a Platinum Sponsor during all public acknowledgments at the festival and at the Beaujolais Nouveau Gala Celebration

Marketing & Media Exposure

  • Your company name and/or logo on all printed promotional materials, including 200 posters distributed throughout New Orleans, press releases, and advertising campaigns
  • Your company featured as a Platinum Sponsor in all radio and television marketing
  • Your logo featured on Fê with a hyperlink to your website
  • Your company featured on the French-American Chamber of Commerce – Gulf Coast region website with a hyperlink to your website
  • Your company featured in editorial content on,, and on the official City of New Orleans Tricentennial website and Event Calendar
  • Your company name and/or logo featured in FACC-GC eNewsletter email blasts
    • – sent once a month, will be featured the month before the event and sent to approximately 300,000 people
    • – sent 4 times a month, will be featured in upcoming weeks and sent to approximately 50,000 people
  • Your name and/or logo featured on Fête des Fromages’ social media platforms (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram) with paid promotion
    • @VisitNewOrleans – over 171k followers*
    • @GoNOLA504 – over 36k followers*
      *New Orleans Tourism and Marketing Corporation to provide promotion for the event via the above editorial platforms
  • Local CBS affiliate: WWL on-air appearance (limited to first 2 committed sponsors) 
  • A 1-year Diamond Level membership to the FACC-GC which includes selection of up to three colleagues from your company on the membership roster and all corporate benefits

Learn More

For pricing and additional information about the Platinum Sponsorship package, please submit this form or contact Holly Barrett, Festival Director, at or (985) 789-3311.