Gold and Silver Sponsorship

Gold and Silver entries

Now in its 16th year, the Milton Keynes Dragon Boat Festival is the largest charity dragon boat event in the country and the biggest corporate team event in MK. Each year it attracts 60 teams and over 14,000 spectators and has to date raised more than £225,000 for charity.

Gold and Silver entry categories are designed to:

  • Secure a much sought-after team entry
  • Raise funds for Age UK Milton Keynes
  • Increase your profile at the Festival

Gold Entry

A guaranteed team entry (up to 17 people, squads may be larger)

Your name and /or logo on each side of one of the dragon boats at the Festival*

Team photograph

Team gazebo (3m x 3m) with 17 chairs at the finish-line end on the peninsula

Half page advert in the colour souvenir programme

Acknowledgment in the Festival commentary

Acknowledgment as a Gold crew on the Festival website, social media sites, crew managers pack, souvenir programme and results board

Fee – £ 2,440 + vat (includes £750 donation to Age UK Milton Keynes)

Silver Entry

A guaranteed team entry (up to 17 people, squads may be larger)

Your name and/or logo on each side of one of the dragon boats at the Festival*

Team photograph

Acknowledgment in the Festival commentary

Acknowledgment as a Silver crew on the Festival website, social media sites, crew managers pack, souvenir programme and results board

Fee – £ 1,870 + vat (includes £500 donation to Age UK Milton Keynes)

Optional Extras

Your logo on each side of an additional dragon boat – £1,000 + vat per boat (incl £500 donation to Age UK Milton Keynes)

Alternative Team Entry Option – Standard crew – £750 + vat per team

* Please note, your team is guaranteed to race in your logo’d boat at least once during the day