Become a Sponsor

The Wadsworth Blue Tip Festival Committee is hard at work planning for this years festivities which runs from June 19th – June 23rd, 2018. The Blue Tip is Wadsworth’s Premier annual community celebration, showcasing the community’s spirit, local organizations, and businesses.  Our festival has a state acclaimed American parade, free family activities, sporting events, live entertainment, amusements, carnival rides, and a Midway.

We are looking to local merchants and anyone who is interested in being a sponsor.  Our festival continues to bring record numbers of foot traffic to the parade and festival grounds!  This is a great opportunity to showcase your business. We have many options available to choose from based on your needs.


The Blue Tip Festival Committee is a non-profit, fundraising organization that supports Wadsworth based non-profit groups. In 2017, we were able to raise over $30,000 in support to over 30 local organizations. These groups are the​ difference makers ​in our community. They continue to overcome financial obstacles with your support.

  • Salvation Army – Meals on Wheels – Girl Scouts
  • Wadsworth FISH – Marians Closet – The Giving Doll
  • Shop with a Cop – And many more!


  1. Great Exposure– ​ Tens of thousands of people attend the festival and parade.
  2. Charitable Donation– ​All donations are tax deductible. 501C3
  3. Value in Advertising– ​ Affordable marketing for advertisements in multiple publications, banners, and media.
  4. Investing in our Community– ​Wadsworth continues to be a meritorious community. Tradition, history, and compassion fuels the nucleus of our wonderful town.


We are seeking ​ONE ​sponsor to be the overall Main sponsor for the festival.
-​EXCLUSIVE​ – Logo placement: on the MATCHSTICK, on High Street Banner (2 weeks exposure). Top parade placement, in addition to all the perks from Platinum Sponsorship!
Please contact Michael Leavitt at ​​ for reservation or any additional information.


(Platinum Sponsors shall receive):

  • Large ​Banner recognition over the MIDWAY, as a Major Sponsor, for your  selected event……
  • FREE Premier parade placement (Front of the line-up…..Top spots)
  • Advertising in all publications and media (Post, Town Money Saver, Wadsworth Radio)
  • $100 worth of food vouchers for the week of the festival.
  • 25 amusement ride tickets
  • Space on festival grounds for one day to set up a 10×10 tent.
  • Certificate of recognition as a 2018 Major Sponsor


(Gold Sponsors shall receive):

  • Banner recognition over Midway as GOLD SPONSOR
  • FREE Float placement in the front third of the parade.
  • Logo placement in all publications
  • 20 Ride Tickets
  • $25 Food Vouchers
  • Certificate of recognition as 2018 GOLD SPONSOR


(Ride Sponsors shall receive)

  • Exclusive Banner with your company name displayed on or near a ride.
  • FREE parade entry.
  • 10 ride tickets
  • $10 food voucher
  • Certificate of recognition as 2018 Ride Sponsor


(Contributing Donors shall receive)

  • Certificate of recognition as 2018 Festival CONTRIBUTING DONOR
  • 10 ride tickets

Whether you are participating or not, we would appreciate your feedback on what you like or dislike about our current sponsorship program. Please provide any feedback from the Get Involved >> Contact Us form on the web site or email

THANK YOU for your support of the Blue Tip Festival!!!


We have moved to on-line registration. If you wish to become a sponsor please complete these two items:

1. Apply Online (click here to submit form)

2. Donate Online *

or Mail Donation to P.O. Box 778, Wadsworth Ohio 44281.

*We are a 501c3 organization and all donations are tax deductible. If you need a receipt please let us know.