Grow your business … sponsor our 15th Annual Festival — deadline to apply Aug 11

The Sustainable Ballard Festival is one of the highlights of the year for Ballard, drawing over 4,000 attendees.  It is an important showcase of our community’s efforts to promote sustainable ways of living.   Attendees get ideas and inspiration, make connections, and open their eyes to new possibilities for living more lightly on the earth.  The Festival will return to Ballard Commons Park on September 22, 2018.  Our them is “Find Your Path: Connect, Give, Create, Grow”.


The festival is organized around action areas, such as transportation, civic engagement, green building, water, food and garden, health and well-being or media and communication. Attendees have many opportunities to express themselves, learn new skills, share ideas and just play!


Every year, we invite the Ballard community and local green organizations to help create this unique and joyful celebration.  Your support helps us to cover costs of this free public event and to provide quality education to the community throughout the year. Your sponsorship also offers you a unique and low cost/high value publicity opportunity.

Sponsorship is a great way to take a stand for a healthier planet while promoting your products and services to thousands of potential customers.  If you are a socially and environmentally responsible organization or company and would like to sponsor the festival, please review our sponsorship levels below , then use our online application.


All sponsors receive recognition in festival promotion materials and our website, and are invited to exhibit at the festival.  If interested, please fill out the exhibitor section of the application, as well as the sponsor application.  Questions?  Please contact us by email.

We hope you will join us for this year’s 15th Annual Sustainable Ballard Festival and support the community with your participation!

2018 Rates & Benefits


*Clothesline sponsorships are available to small, local businesses only.  There are a limited number of clothesline exhibit spaces available to small, local non-profit organizations for $50.