Each Spring, Ed Smith Stadium welcomes more than 100,000 fans to cheer on the Baltimore Orioles during Grapefruit League action. And throughout the year, tens of thousands more enjoy a whole range of special events inside and around the ballpark. Combined, these crowds make Ed Smith Stadium the perfect environment for spreading your company's message through a variety of signage, sponsorship and event opportunities. To build a custom advertising or sponsorship plan for your business, contact one of our Corporate Sponsorship experts today at (941) 893-6300. For more about the Orioles' presence in Sarasota, please visit orioles.com/sarasota.
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Major League Spring Training
Since opening its renovated doors in the Spring of 2011, Ed Smith Stadium has become one of the most popular Spring Training destinations in all of Florida. Use the drawing power of one of Sarasota's newest crown jewels to attract new customers in a variety of ways.
Outfield Wall Signage
Take advantage of the most prominent advertising real estate in the ballpark with signage that's highly visible to fans attending the game as well as those watching on TV or through local media.
The ballpark's wide-open, fan-friendly concourses offer a full range of food and merchandise services and fan attractions, bringing tons of viewership to your message. Plus, three community partner walls highlight our Food, Hotel, and Arts & Attraction sponsors.
Full or half page ads, as well as premium front and back cover spaces, are available in the 60-page, full color Orioles Magazine: Sarasota Edition. Plus, advertisers can take advantage of exclusive spaces on the back of Orioles Spring Training tickets and ticket envelopes, as well as coupon distributions in ticket mailings or at the ballpark entry gates.
Title and secondary sponsorship opportunities are available for several special events held each spring, including: Youth Baseball Day, Kids Run the Bases Day, Seniors Run the Bases Day, Go Green Day, and Military Appreciation Day.
In-Park Video Features
Title and secondary sponsorship opportunities are available for several in-park video features, including Fan of the Game, Kiss Cam, Smile Cam, Birthday/Anniversary announcements, and the "Best Seat in the House" Seat Upgrade.
Buck O'Neil Baseball Complex at Twin Lakes Park
The newly refurbished Buck O'Neil Baseball Complex at Twin Lakes Parks hosts Orioles minor league baseball games as well as many amateur youth baseball leagues and tournaments throughout the year. Sponsors receive one outfield wall sign on each of the complex's four fields.
Arts in the Ballpark Series
The Orioles host a series of arts and entertainment events for the public at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota. With many free and low-cost offerings featuring family-friendly concerts and hands-on activities, the series appeals to a wide range of local consumers… making them another great option for growing your reach. Ask our staff about Title Sponsorship opportunities for the series or specific events, as well as several Supporting Sponsorship spots.