A nonprofit, community-based movie theater
Business Sponsorship

Becoming a Business Sponsor is a way to receive prominent recognition for your business while supporting Princeton's only nonprofit movie theater.

  • Seen by over 63,000 patrons per year on screen
  • Over 30,000 monthly website visits
  • Promotes your business to the local community
  • 100% supports the nonprofit Garden Theatre
  • Includes Garden Membership perks

Why Your Support Matters Ticket and Concession sales make up only 60% of what it takes to operate the Garden. Community support, such as Business Sponsorship, makes up the difference and allows us to keep the doors open and innovative, entertaining programming on screen.

Who Sees Your Message Over 63,000 patrons attend the Garden Theatre annually and most come from within a 15-mile radius. By showcasing your business on our screen and in our brochures, you show our patrons, your customers the value that you place on our mutual need to operate successfully.

Join Our Business Sponsor Community Interested in becoming a Business Sponsor or learning more about sponsorship? Please click the link below to fill out our information form. You can also contact Danielle Flowers, our Business Sponsor Coordinator, at 215-348-1878 x112.

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Rates We have great packages and discounts available! Please explore the following sponsorship options and rates. For a downloadable version of our rate card please read our business sponsor press kit (PDF).

Your business will be displayed on screen before every film. The slideshow runs for 21 minutes before each movie starts in both auditoriums. Your slide comes up every 7 minutes and stays on the screen for 12 seconds. You can change the artwork as often as you like and we can even help you create the slide. Nonprofit rates are available upon request.

1 Month          $425 / month
3 Months         $380 / month (10% discount)
6 Months         $360 / month (15% discount)
12 Months       $315 / month (25% discount)

Specs: Slides are digitally projected. Artwork should be a static image with a size of 1920 x 1080 pixels at 72dpi. You may email the artwork (JPG or PDF) or we can help create your slide.

Capture the audience's full attention with a custom preshow video trailer just as the lights come down. Your spot will run after the slideshow and before our preshow before every film.

15-second spot       $650 / month
30-second spot       $975 / month

Specs: Trailers are digitally projected. Trailer must be 1080p or 2K in MOV or MP4 format.

The Previews is a 20-24 page, full-color brochure that contains information on upcoming Main Attractions, filmmaker events, and film series. 6,000 copies are printed quarterly. In addition to being available at the theater, brochures are mailed directly to each of our over 3,000 members. Check out the Previews Archive to get a closer look at the brochure layout.

3 Months (1 issue)          $475 / issue
6 Months (2 issues)         $425 / issue (10% discount)
9 Months (3 issues)         $400 / issue (15% discount)
12 Months (4 issues)       $355 / issue (25% discount)

Half Page specs: Provide a TIFF or PDF file at 300dpi or we can create your ad from the text and images you provide. A half page ad size is 7.375 in. by 4.875 in. Full pages and nonprofit rates are also available upon request.

12 Month Package (Previews & Slides). Combine 12 months of Slides with 12 months in the Previews Brochure (full color half-page spot in 4 issues.) Recieves an additional 5% discount.

4 Half-page Previews spots         $1,420
12 Months of Slides                     $3,780
Subtotal                                       $5,220
Total (w/ additional 5% discount)            $4,940

Sponsor one of our year-round Programming Series (Hollywood Summer Nights, International Cinema Series, Local Filmmakers, KiDS!). Your logo will appear before every screening in the series and be listed in all of our marketing materials listing events in the series (Previews flier event listings, event promo slides, event promo trailers). Please fill out the information form using the green button below for more inforamtion about available series and pricing.

Specs: Provide a TIFF or PDF file at 300dpi logo.

Current Sponsors Our business sponsors help keep the Princeton Garden Theatre operating and running. We extend a hearty "Thank You!" to all of our sponsors for all of your kind support.

Dear Garden
McCarter Theatre Center
Mistral Restaurant and Bar
Princeton Symphony Orchestra
Princeton University Art Museum
Princeton University Concerts
WRDV Radio

Our website averages over 30,000 visits per month. Wouldn't you like to have your business listed? For more info, contact Danielle Flowers at 215-348-1878 x112 or fill out the infomation form using the link below.

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