Sponsorships

Sponsorship Opportunities

Welcome Sponsors

We are proud to offer a variety of sponsorship opportunities to the Ocala International Horse Show at different levels that reach a unique demographic in the horse industry.

On behalf of the Ocala International Horse Show (OIHS), we invite you to join us in our fourth year at the beautiful World Equestrian Center in Ocala, Florida. OIHS offers a unique opportunity for sponsors to showcase their products and services to an affluent and elite audience of horse trainers, riders, spectators and horse owners from across the globe. It also provides sponsors the chance to invite their customers and constituents to enjoy world-class athletes and the magnificent beauty of the finest performance horses in the country’s most exclusive equestrian venue.

Please contact us using  the message panel below if you have questions or for more information, download the full Sponsorship Package in PDF form using the button on this page.

We look forward to your participation in 2024!

Sincerely,

Lark René Henry, OIHS Chair
Joe O’Brien, OIHS Co-Chair

General information and demographics

  • October 22-26, 2024 in Ocala, Florida
  • Over 6+ breeds and disciplines represented
  • This show is the product of a partnership between the American Saddlebred Horse & Breeders Association (ASHBA) and the United Professional Horsemen’s Association (UPHA) Chapter 16.
  • US EQUESTRIAN (USEF) has over 142,000+ members
  • The average USEF member owns 4 horses
  • 85% of USEF members are female
  • 66% of USEF members have a college degree
  • The average USEF member income is $185,000
  • The average USEF member spends $16,000/year on equine-related purchases
  • The average ASHBA member competes 6 times per year
  • ASHBA has 6,000 members around the world, 78,000 Facebook followers, and 10,000 Instagram followers.
  • Over 6,000 members around the world support the ASHBA
  • Over 7,700 weekly email subscribers see the ASHBA communications
  • The ASHBA is followed by over 79,000 Facebook & more than 12,000 Instagram accounts
  • The American Morgan Horse Association (AMHA) has over 12,000+ members around the world and over 50 recognized clubs
  • AMHA has over 18,000 Facebook & Instagram followers

 

Additional Sponsorship Information

SPONSOR BANNERS

Artwork Deadline: September 15, 2024
Dimensions & Size: 6’x40″ + .5″ bleed
Submit Artwork to A Sudden Impulse at WEC

Completed artwork for the banners must be supplied by the sponsor and submitted by the deadline provided.

To order your banner, contact Jessica Garray, General Manager, A Sudden Impulse Embroidery & Print Shop

jessica.garray@wec.net | 860-338-9503 | www.SuddenImpulse.com

Sponsorship Levels

TITLE SPONSOR: $50,000 & UP

  • Center ring presence and exclusivity opportunities
  • Recognition as a Title Sponsor on all media including, but not limited to collateral material, broadcast and social media
  • Session Sponsor (every session)
  • Championship Sponsor
  • Ringside banner (Size: 6′ x 40″)
  • 60 Second webcast advertisement (supplied by sponsor)
  • First right of refusal on premium stall placements
  • VIP Table* under cover of Stirrups Patio with seating, food and beverages for 6 guests

*Table based upon availability

FOUNDING SPONSOR: $35,000 to $49,999

  • Recognition as a Founding Sponsor on collateral, social media and website
  • Championship Sponsor
  • Ringside banner (Size: 6′ x 40″)
  • 30 Second webcast advertisement (supplied by sponsor)
  • Premium stall placements
  • VIP Table* under cover of Stirrups Patio with seating, food and beverages for 6 guests

*Table based upon availability

PLATINUM SPONSOR: $25,000 to $34,999

  • Recognition as a Platinum Sponsor on collateral, social media and website
  • Championship sponsor
  • Ringside banner (Size: 6′ x 40″)
  • VIP Table* under cover of Stirrups Patio with seating, food and beverages for 4 guests
  • Premium stall placements

*Table based upon availability

GOLD SPONSOR: $15,000 to $24,999

  • Recognition as a Gold sponsor on event website and social media
  • Stake/Championship Trophy Sponsor
  • Banner around facility (Size: 6′ x 40″) Supplied by Sponsor, see details below
  • Reserved Terrace Table* with seating, food and beverages for 4 guests

*Table based upon availability

SILVER SPONSOR: $10,000 to $14,999

  • Recognition as a Silver Sponsor on event website and social media
  • Stake/Championship Trophy Sponsor
  • Banner around facility (Size: 6′ x 40″) Supplied by Sponsor, see details below
  • Reserved Terrace Table* with seating, food and beverages for 4 guests

*Table based upon availability

BRONZE SPONSOR: $5,000 to $9,999

  • Recognition as a Bronze Sponsor on event website and social media
  • Qualifier Trophy sponsor
  • Banner around facility (Size: 6′ x 40″) Supplied by sponsor, see details below

SUNSHINE SPONSOR: $2,500 to $4,999

  • Recognition as a Sunshine Sponsor on event website and social media
  • Qualifier Trophy sponsor
  • Barricade Sign around facility (Size: 2′ x 3′)

FRIENDS OF THE HORSE SHOW SPONSOR: $1,500 to $2,499

  • Recognition as a Friends of the Horse Show Sponsor on event website and social media
  • Barricade sign around facility (Size: 2′ x 3′)

MORNING SESSION SPONSOR: $15,000

  • Recognition as a Morning Session Sponsor repeatedly announced through the session
  • Recognition as a Morning Session Sponsor in the OIHS Newsletter

EVENING SESSION SPONSOR: $20,000

  • Recognition as a Evening Session Sponsor repeatedly announced through the session
  • Recognition as a Evening Session Sponsor in the OIHS Newsletter

 Session, Class, Trophy and Ribbon Sponsors

CLASS SPONSOR: $100 - $1,000

  • $1,000 – Stake/Championship – Open

  • $500 – Championship – Amateur/Jr. Exhibitor

  • $250 – Qualifying Class – Open

  • $100 – Qualifying Class

TROPHY SPONSOR: $150 - $300

  • $300 – Stake/Championship Class

  • $150 – Qualifying Class

RIBBON SPONSOR: $100 - $150

  • $150 – Stake/Championship Class

  • $100 – Qualifying Class

The essential joy of being with horses is that it brings us in contact with the rare elements of grace, beauty, spirit, and freedom.

Sharon Ralls Lemon

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