Support

Become a Supporter of the Arts in Staunton by DONATING to the QCPA Festival

By supporting the Queen City Plein Air Festival you are contributing to the vitality of the arts in our region by establishing strong partnerships with area organizations, strengthening the local economy, involving area youth, and supporting artists by providing an art market and awarding over $3,000 in cash prizes.

Donors of the Queen City Plein Air Festival are a group of active supporters who want to continue to establish a successful Queen City Plein Air Festival in Staunton. The QCPA Festival offers a series of meaningful experiences with opportunities to engage, learn and explore the world of visual arts in our unique and beautiful community.

The Beverley Street Studio School is a 501©3 nonprofit and support is tax deductible.





 


 

Become a Supporter of the Arts in Staunton by SPONSORING the QCPA Festival:

Sponsorship funds contribute 40% of the Festival’s budget and greatly determine’s the success of promotion, advertising, and general operations. You can be a general sponsor or a sponsor of specific events, speakers, guest judges, or artist awards. Corporate sponsors and their logos will be prominently featured in our advertising and marketing materials.

Levels of Sponsorships:

$2,000+

  • Placement on permanent QCPA Festival website
  • Can provide signage and business literature at Wet Paint Show and Sale
  • Listed on all promotional materials including but not limited to: social media, posters, programs, registration forms, etc.
  • Two free tickets to the Preview Party
  • One free ticket to artist demonstrations




$1,000+

  • Placement on permanent QCPA Festival website
  • Two free tickets to the Preview Party
  • Listed on all promotional materials including but not limited to: social media, posters, programs, registration forms, etc.




$500+

  • Placement on permanent QCPA Festival website
  • One free ticket to the Preview Party
  • Listing on all online promotional outlets




$250+

  • Placement on permanent QCPA Festival website
  • Recognized on all materials advertising Paint Staunton Day




 


 

Become a Supporter of the Arts in Staunton by hosting a guest artist

We are looking for host families to house the professional artists who are traveling from over 50 miles away. They are looking for a clean, quiet place to stay for five nights. Activities keep them busy throughout the day. We will have a volunteer coordinator who will work with you to find the perfect guest!

 


 

Become a supporter of the Arts in Staunton by volunteering

The QCPA Festival relies on our volunteers! Tasks include event set up, food preparation, registration, event promotion, poster distribution, staff information booths, hanging artwork – no job too big or too small. If you enjoy the arts, this is an extremely rewarding event to be a part of.