Rockstock NYC 2019
On June 15, 2019, the 12th Annual “RockStock & Barrels Festival” will take place on Rockaway Beach at 90th Street 10am-6pm. This event is FREE for all who attend, and has become the official NYC Parks Dept. Summer Kick-Off Event for Rockaway Beach.
This year in particular, celebrates the completion of our new boardwalk as well as immeasurable gratitude for how Rockaway Beach has come since that fateful day in October, 2012 when so many lost so much to Super storm Sandy.
This is the MAJOR extreme sporting event in the area celebrating Surf, Skate, Music and The Arts. You want to be represented. Every year this event celebrates all that the Rockaway Community has to offer with Rockaway Beach NYC remaining a surfer’s paradise!
Just a short ferry or subway ride from downtown NYC remains the hidden jewel that is the Rockaway Beach Surf Community. This year’s event will have additional press coverage and visibility city wide.
This year we celebrate all that is Rockaway. Don’t miss it! Be a part of it……
This event is held in association with the Eastern Surf Association. The ESA is aimed specifically toward surfers along the East Coast, offering top-level competitors a chance at being crowned East Coast top Surfer in all divisions. The Rock Stock is the first contest of the calender year. Sign Ups and info @ RBSurfersassociation.org
Signage will be provided by sponsor and will be installed by our staff. A ground-supported sign may be erected adjacent to the main event tent with your branded signs showing your support of this event and our community “Official Event Sponsor for Rockstock and Barrels – Rockaway Beach 2019”.
All Day Music/Stage Sponsorship - $2,000
The Rockstock and Barrels stage boasts the best in local Nyc musical talent. The booked bands for the festival is original music to help promote the upcoming talent in the New York music scene. This music festival is one that brings fans from all generations out to the beach year after year.
Signage will be provided and installed by sponsor and coordinated with Music Producer, Walker Hornung of Invisible Booking Agency. A ground supported sign may be erected adjacent to the music tent, behind artist set-up area and a branded tent may be provided and installed by sponsor should they want maximum branding for this event. “Official Stage Sponsor for Rockstock and Barrels – Rockaway Beach 2019”.
Skatepark Sponsor - $1,500
The Skate Park area is one that attracts a great deal of attention and press interest. Skaters from near and far will be performing & competing all day as well SK8 Pro Demonstrations. This is the major extreme sporting event in the area in the newly built community funding and hand built park! A Mini Bowl is the latest feature in this park on the beach.
Signage provided & installed by sponsor & coordinated with event producer Jimmy Dowd. The sponsor may brand all fencing/entrance to the skatepark. “Official Skate park Sponsor for Rockstock and Barrels – Rockaway Beach 2019.”
Perimeter Signage Sponsorship - $1,000--$500
There will be more than one sponsorship for signage available for this event. Signage will be provided by sponsor. Signs will be placed on perimeter fencing around the event. Have your Company banner where all attending can see. Package deals for companies looking to do several banner or other methods of branding the event.
This sponsor may use the following “Official Event Supporter – Rockstock and Barrels – Rockaway Beach 2019”.
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Vendor Village Opportunities $125
There are 10x10 tent booth spaces available for vendors. You will have the opportunity to sell your crafts or company items from 10am – 6pm on the brand-new boardwalk. You will supply your own 10-x10 tent, table, chairs and items for sale. Please request a vendor form as all spots will be assigned in advance this year on a first-booked / best spot basis. The vendor booths will be available for a donation of $125. Vendors be aware of the outdoor element and bring tent anchoring/weights and proper zip ties for your signage.
The Vendor Village shopping usually gets as large as 50 vendors annually.
The 13th Annual Rockstock and Barrels Festival will be the biggest celebration of Rockaway Beach in our history. We’ve shown our resilience and now our neighbors are all coming to see us as the rising star in year-round business, nightlife, restaurants and LOCATION!
Event Visibility and Attendance:
Last years’ RockStock and Barrels Festival was attended by almost 8,000 people, some local and some from as far away as the West Coast & Europe. In the past, press coverage by local, city and state news outlets, newspapers and television stations as well as attendee videos posted to all social media platforms have shown off the spirit of the Rockaway Surf/Skate community and all those who support us.
Event Sponsorship Opportunities:
Surf Contest Sponsorship - $2,000