2023 SUMMIT SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

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California Craft Beer Summit Expo:
Safe Credit Union Convention Center, Sacramento
March 20-22, 2023

The California Craft Beer Summit is a celebration of the craft beer community in California and the best way to connect with owners and decision makers from the breweries that produce more than 90 percent of our state’s craft beer. Expand your reach, meet the decision makers and show your support for the thriving craft beer industry.
1500+ Attendees at the Expo (CCBA member brewery owners, brewers, brewers-in-planning, retailers, craft beer industry partners, distributors and hospitality professionals)
150+ 
Exhibitors and Sponsors
40+ Educational Presentations


To reserve a sponsorship or for questions, contact events@cacraftbeersummit.com 

Gold Level Sponsorships | $7,000 and above

SOLD! Summit VIP Reception | $12,000 | Sold Out

Tuesday, March 21, 2023 5:00-6:30PM
Safe Credit Union Convention Center- Terrace

  • Your California craft beer brands served during the Brewers VIP Reception
  • Your company logo, co-branded with the CCBA logo, on the reception tasting glasses
  • Your company logo on entrance signage
  • Appetizers provided to attendees at the VIP reception
  • Added logo placement around the convention center
    • Sponsor boards, aisle banners, etc.
  • Sponsor a Tap Talk on the expo floor- sponsor thank you at beginning of the talk
  • Your company logo displayed on the Summit website homepage, Summit Expo Sponsorship banner, and listed in the mobile app. Plus: your company logo is included in all promotional materials where Summit Partners are listed.
  • 10 VIP Summit Passes
Welcome Reception – Presenting Sponsor | $10,000 | 1 Available

Monday March 20 2023, 5:30-8:00 PM
Drake’s The Barn, West Sacramento

Exclusive presenting sponsor of the reception for breweries coming into Sacramento for the Summit. The Welcome Reception will host over 400-500 attendees. The event will be at Drake’s Brewing in West Sacramento. Shuttle busses with your company signage will bring attendees to and from the hotel and Drake’s.

  • 8’ table and 2 chairs at the Reception
  • Display (up to) 2 stand-up banners
  • Opportunity to distribute your company products or materials to attendees
  • Your company listed as the Presenting Welcome Reception sponsor in all emails & marketing
  • Your company logo on the Summit website sponsor page, on the sponsorship banner at the expo, and listed in the Summit mobile app. Plus: your company logo is included in all promotional materials where Summit Partners are listed.
  • 10 VIP Summit Passes
Expo Floor 20×30 Pouring Sponsorship | $10,000 | 2 Available

Set up your company display and be one of only two 20 x 30 booths on the floor with prime location at the front of the hall and next to the CCBA’s Shop talk lounge. Your company will also have the privilege to pour beer brands in your space and host two shop talks.

  • 20 x 30 space in prime location on the expo floor
  • Host 2 shop talks in our shop talk lounge (20 minute presentation of a topic of your choice)
  • Pour beer brands of your choice in your custom lounge space (beer sourced by sponsor and donated by CCBA member brewery)
  • Your company logo displayed on the Summit website homepage, Summit Expo Sponsorship banner. Plus: your company logo is included in all promotional materials where Summit Partners are listed.
  • 10 VIP Summit Passes
Expo Floor 20×20 Pouring Sponsorship | $8,000 | 3 Available

Set up your company display in a 20×20 prime location on the expo hall floor.  Your company will also have the privilege to pour beer brands in your space.

  • 20 x 20 space in prime location on the expo hall floor
  • Pour beer brands of your choice in your custom lounge space (beer sourced by sponsor and donated by CCBA member brewery)
  • Your company logo displayed on the Summit website homepage, Summit Expo Sponsorship banner. Plus: your company logo is included in all promotional materials where Summit Partners are listed.
  • 10 VIP Summit Passes
Interactive Display (Hops, Grains, Yeast, Water) | $8,000 | 4 Available

March 21-22, 2023
Safe Credit Union Convention Center- Sacramento

Sponsor one of the Interactive Ingredient Display features that educates attendees about Hops, Grains, Water and Yeast.

  • Interactive and custom beer Ingredient open lounge space (20’x30’) strategically placed on the Expo floor
  • Opportunity to fully brand and activate this space.
  • Pour beer brands (that include or showcase your product/brand) poured at your space (sourced and provided by sponsor)
  • Your company logo displayed on the Summit website homepage, Summit Expo Sponsorship banner. Plus: your company logo is included in all promotional materials where Summit Partners are listed.
  • 10 VIP Summit Passes
Brewery Fun Center | $8,000 | 1 Available

March 20-22, 2023
Safe Credit Union Convention Center, Sacramento

The Brewery Fun Center is a 20’x20’ space within a much larger fun and interactive games, where your team can network with attendees in a casual environment. Giant Jenga, foosball, ping pong and corn hole. It’s truly a place where attendees will come and “hang out.” The vision for this area is to set it up like a tasting room with the same look and feel. The sponsor would have people in the area to hang out, talk with brewers, and engage with attendees. We could build in a kiosk or something similar for your branded materials and make it a good, active area for your organization

  • 20×20 space within a larger space on the floor at the California Craft Beer Summit Expo, during exhibiting hours, for immersive gaming attendee experience (sponsor responsible for bringing games)
  • Pour beer brands (that include or showcase your product/brand) poured at your space (sourced and provided by sponsor)
  • Brewery Fun Center identified on Summit guide and app maps
  • Opportunity to promote and pass out company literature in the activity area
  • Your company logo on the Summit website sponsor page, on the sponsorship banner at the expo, and listed in the Summit mobile app Plus: your company logo is included in all promotional materials where Summit Partners are listed.
  • 10 VIP Summit Passes
For Breweries! Summit Brewery Partner 10×20 Pouring | $7,000 | 4 Available

March 21-22, 2023
Safe Credit Union Convention Center, Sacramento

  • 10×20’ booth strategically placed around the CCBA Hub in the middle of the expo hall
  • Pour beer brands of your choice in your custom lounge space (beer donated by sponsor)
  • Your company logo displayed on the Summit website homepage, Summit Expo Sponsorship banner and listed in the mobile app. Plus: your company logo is included in all promotional materials where Summit Partners are listed.
  • 8 VIP Summit Passes
New for 2023! EXCLUSIVE Wednesday Morning Lounge Sponsor–Beermosa and Michelada Station | $7,000 | 1 Available

Wednesday, March 22, 2023: 8am- 10:30am

  • Sponsor the Wednesday morning Beermosa and Michelada lounges on the expo floor for attendees, includes a morning lounge with beermosas, micheladas, and pastries for attendees
  • Company logo prominently displayed in the lounge area and at the beer stations
  • Opportunity to distribute marketing materials during the breakfast
  • Your company logo on the Summit website sponsor page, on the sponsorship banner at the expo, and listed in the Summit mobile app Plus: your company logo is included in all promotional materials where Summit Partners are listed.
  • 8 VIP Summit Passes
New for 2023! California Craft Brewers Cup: Awards Ceremony Sponsorships | $2,500-$10,000 | 8 Available

The Awards Ceremony: The closing Celebration of the CA Craft Beer Summit
Wednesday, March 22, 2023 from 12:30-3 PM
Winners of the 60+ categories will be recognized at the California Craft Brewers Cup Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, March 22 at 12:30 pm at the SAFE Credit Union Convention Center in Sacramento. Approximately 600 attendees are expected. Winners will be presented with their awards during the ceremony and luncheon. The CCBC Awards Ceremony will be livestreamed for those who wish to tune-in from afar.

Contact events@cacraftbeersummit.com to reserve your Awards Ceremony Sponsorship.

GOLD SPONSOR | $8,000 (1 available)

  • Booth Space at Awards Ceremony (10’X20′ space; up to two 6′ Tables Provided upon request)
  • “Thank you,” to the Sponsor, by the MC, at the beginning of the ceremony (will be livestreamed)
  • Company logo prominently featured on slide show presentation during the ceremony
  • Opportunity for a 60 second speaking opportunity at the beginning of the ceremony
  • GLASSWARE SPONSORSHIP INCLUDED! Your company logo co-branded on the commemorative Awards Ceremony tasting glass
  • Logo on all printed materials and website, wherever applicable
  • Full Page Ad in Digital Event Program
  • Your Brand at the Award Ceremony registration table – 2 of your company branded pop-up banners can be placed next to the registration table (Provided by Sponsor)
  • Your Brand on the Award Ceremony stage – 2 of your company branded pop-up banners on the stage (Provided by Sponsor)
  • Option to leave swag on seated tables
  • Company recognition in all press efforts
  • Linked company logo prominently featured in Sponsor Section of e-blast communications to competition participants and ceremony attendees
  • Dedicated Social Media Post on CCBC social platforms
  • Logo and web link on Sponsor section of competition website and the Summit website
  • 6 passes to the Awards Ceremony luncheon including reserved seating
  • 6 Summit VIP Passes

SILVER SPONSOR | $2,000 (6 available)

  • “Thank you,” to the Sponsor, by the MC, at the beginning of the ceremony (will be livestreamed)
  • Company logo featured on slide show presentation during the ceremony 
  • Your company name on a tabletop sign on the beer station and your branding at the beer stations. Opportunity to display one pop up banner at the beer station (banner provided by sponsor). Opportunity to pass out swag at the beer pop-up banners stations to attendees
  • Logo on all printed materials and website, wherever applicable
  • Linked company logo featured in Sponsor section of e-blast communications to competition participants and event attendees
  • Dedicated Social Media Post on CCBC social platforms
  • Company recognition in all press efforts
  • Logo and web link on Sponsor section of competition website and the Summit website.
  • 4 passes to the Awards Ceremony luncheon including reserved seating
  • 2 Summit VIP Passes

Awards Ceremony Live Stream partner: $2,000

  • Your company listed at the exclusive streaming sponsor for the Awards ceremony, logo on the stream.
  • Logo on all printed materials and website, wherever applicable
  • Company recognition in all press efforts
  • Logo and web link on Sponsor section of competition website and the Summit website.
  • 4 passes to the Awards Ceremony luncheon including reserved seating
  • 2 Summit VIP Passes

Brewery of the Year Award Sponsor | $2,000 | 1 Available

  • Sponsor the Brewery of The Year: Awarded to the brewery that received the most awards, overall.
  • Your company will be listed as the Brewery of the Year sponsor at the ceremony (including your company logo mentioned and listed on the ceremony presentation slide for the award), on all website, online and printed materials next to the award winner.
  • Your company logo listed on the competition website page
  • 4 passes to the Awards Ceremony
  • 2 Summit VIP Passes

California Craft Brewers Cup Best of Show Award Sponsor | $2,000 | 1 Available

  • Sponsor the California Craft Brewers Cup Best of Show: Awarded to the brewery with the highest-rated beer, overall.
  • Your company will be listed as the Best of Show Award sponsor at the ceremony (including your company logo mentioned and listed on the ceremony presentation slide for the award), on all website, online and printed materials next to the award winner.
  • Your company logo listed on the competition website page
  • 4 passes to the Awards Ceremony
  • 2 Summit VIP Passes

 

Your Idea Here! | $TBD | 5 Available

Do you have a creative idea that you don’t see listed here? Please contact us and we will work with you to bring it to life, offering great exposure at the California Craft Beer Summit.

 

Silver Level Sponsorships | $3,500-$6,500

New for 2023! Summit Beer Station | $7,500- $5,500 | 5 Available

Your brand is guaranteed to get noticed when you are one of only Beer station sponsors serving beer at the Summit Expo tradeshow. This sponsorship includes a beer station within your 10’x20’ exhibit space and the marketing of the beer station in all available conference materials. The CCBA will provide the beer, the space and the servers.
March 20-22, 2023
Safe Credit Union Convention Center, Sacramento

  • $7,500- CCBA Hub adjacent 10×20 Beer Stations (2 available)
    • 10×20’ strategically located space directly next to the CCBA Hub.
    • CCBA will provide bar service space, several brands of craft beer and dispensing staff
    • Opportunity to integrate the bar within your exhibit kit – CCBA will work with you individually on that setup
    • Your company logo on the Summit website sponsor page, on the sponsorship banner at the expo, and listed in the Summit mobile app Plus: your company logo is included in all promotional materials where Summit Partners are listed.
    • 8 VIP Summit Passes
  • $5,500- 10×20 Beer Stations (3 available)
    • 10×20’ strategically located space with early selection.
    • CCBA will provide bar service space, several brands of craft beer and dispensing staff
    • Opportunity to integrate the bar within your exhibit kit – CCBA will work with you individually on that setup
    • Your company logo on the Summit website Sponsor page, Summit Expo Sponsorship banner and listed in the mobile app
    • 6 VIP Summit Passes
For Breweries! Featured Craft Brewery Partner 10×10 Pouring | $4,000 | 4 Available

Elevate your brands at the Summit Expo. At the Expo, engage with 2000+ craft beer professionals including retailers, wholesalers and, industry professionals.

  • 10’x10’ booth, strategically placed around the CCBA Hub and in the middle of the expo hall, to pour your brands (March 21 &22, 2023)
  • Your company logo on the Summit website Sponsor page, Summit Expo Sponsorship banner and listed in the mobile app.
  • 6 VIP Summit Passes
New for 2023! Second Floor Hospitality Lounges- Coffee & Snacks | $4,500 | 2 Available

Tuesday, March 21, 2023- 8:30am-3pm
Second Floor – Safe Credit Union Convention Center, Sacramento

  • Host attendees at your hospitality lounge, on March 21, outside the second floor Education Sessions
  • Coffee and snacks are provided for your guests
  • Your lounge is listed in the Summit App
  • Your branding can be in the lounge all day
  • Ability to fully activate and brand your lounge
  • Your company logo on the Summit website sponsor page, on the sponsorship banner at the expo, and listed in the Summit mobile app
  • 4 VIP Summit Passes
Keynote Opening Session Sponsor | $4,000 | 1 Available

Tuesday March 21, 2023 | 9am-10am
Second Floor Ballroom – Safe Credit Union Convention Center, Sacramento

  • Thank you to our sponsor, mentioning your company name and the attending company representative
  • 60 second speaking opportunity
  • Your company name and logo on the sign at the session
  • Place your flyers out on the table in the back of the room
  • Your company logo on the Summit website sponsor page, on the sponsorship banner at the expo, and listed in the Summit mobile app
  • 4 VIP Summit Passes
Craft Can Land | $4,000 | 3 Available

March 20-22, 2023
Safe Credit Union Convention Center, Sacramento

Canning has taken the craft industry by storm. At the 2023 Summit in Sacramento the CCBA will be highlighting the canning process in the Craft Can Land interactive pavilion, a 20’x40’ open space on the expo floor highlighting the canning process from start to finish. Can Land will include the following: can filler, canning line, mobile canning service and labeler and other canning specific companies. These sponsorships are available to only one company offering these products/services.

  • Each sponsor will get 10’x15 space in the Can Land Pavilion at the Craft Beer Summit, during exhibiting hours, for immersive canning process and innovation attendee experience
  • Craft Can Land designated as an Interactive area on the show floor, indicated in the attendee guide, Summit ap, and with a sign in the expo hall
  • Live Demos listed in the show schedule
  • Your company logo on the Summit website sponsor page, on the sponsorship banner at the expo, and listed in the Summit mobile app
  • 4 VIP Summit Passes
SOLD Summit Attendee Bag | $2,000 plus cost of bags | Sold Out

You’ll be placing your brand in the hands of thousands of attendees when you sponsor the bags that all attendees are given upon checking in to the conference. You’ll also be recognized for your exclusive sponsorship of the attendee bags in collateral materials and advertising. The attendee bag will have your company logo displayed prominently across the front and will be co-branded with the Summit graphics

March 20-22, 2023
Safe Credit Union Convention Center, Sacramento

  • Company logo on the Attendee bag, co-branded with the Summit Graphics
  • Includes an attendee bag insert item of your choosing
  • Your company logo on the Summit website sponsor page, on the sponsorship banner at the expo, and listed in the Summit mobile app
  • 6 VIP Summit Passes
SOLD! Summit Attendee Lanyards | $2,000 plus the cost of lanyard | Sold Out

Be the exclusive sponsor of the most visible asset of the conference. All attendees will be wearing sponsored lanyards with their conference badge.
March 20-22, 2023
Safe Credit Union Convention Center, Sacramento

  • Your company logo on the Summit Expo Lanyard that is provided to each attendee
  • Your company logo on the Summit website sponsor page, on the sponsorship banner at the expo, and listed in the Summit mobile app
  • 6 VIP Summit Passes

Bronze Level Sponsorships | Less Than $3,000

New for 2023! Afternoon Coffee Break Station Sponsor on the expo floor | $3,000 | 4 Available

March 21, 2023
Keep the attendees awake and aware of your company. Use this opportunity to brand coffee stations with your company’s logo while serving attendees a hot cup of coffee or latte to wake-up and have a great day at the conference. Coffee station can be placed near your exhibit booth if applicable.

New for 2023! Sponsored Seminar Presentation | $3,000 | 2 Available

Tuesday, March 21, 2023- 1pm-2pm
Second Floor – Safe Credit Union Convention Center, Sacramento

Host a presentation of your product or service, and we’ll help you market it to attendees through advertising, the print program, the web, and the pocket program.

  • 60-minute education presentation on a topic of your choice in the second floor education rooms. All sponsored presentations will be listed in the Summit App.
  • Room will be equipped with AV including power point presentation, mics, etc.
  • Your signage around the stage during your presentation (signs provided by sponsor)
  • Your company logo on the Summit website sponsor page, on the sponsorship banner at the expo, and listed in the Summit mobile app
  • 4 VIP Summit Passes

 

New for 2023! Business Shop Talk- Sponsored Talk on the Floor | $1,500 | 2 Available

March 21-22, 2023
Expo floor, Safe Credit Union Convention Center, Sacramento

Host a presentation of your product or service, and we’ll help you market it to attendees through advertising, the mobile app, the web, and the schedule at a glance.

  • 20-minute presentation on a topic of your choice in the business shop talk lounge. All presentations will be listed in the Summit guide schedule
  • Your signage around the stage during your presentation (signs provided by sponsor)
  • Your company logo on the Summit website sponsor page, on the sponsorship banner at the expo, and listed in the Summit mobile app
  • 4 VIP Summit Passes
Tap Talks and Education Session Sponsorships | $Pricing to be announced | 10 Available

Attendees will continue to associate your company with their conference learning during and after the event, thanks to prominent logo placement and opportunities for your company to offer marketing materials to attendees.

March 21 or 22, 2023
Safe Credit Union Convention Center, Sacramento

  • Sponsorship of a Summit talk or education session presenting dynamic presentations by the Rock Stars of Craft Beer
  • 60 second speaking opportunity at the beginning of the presentation or session.
  • Signage, with your company logo on show card on the stage
  • Your company name on the schedule sign near the stage
  • Your company logo on the Summit website sponsor page, on the sponsorship banner at the expo, and listed in the Summit mobile app
  • 2 VIP Summit Passes

 

Tuesday Hospitality Suite Sponsor | $2,500 plus the cost of food | 3 Available

Tuesday, March 21, 2023- 12pm-2pm
Second Floor – Safe Credit Union Convention Center, Sacramento
As a hospitality suite sponsor, your brand will be front and center when attendees are relaxing and socializing. This sponsorship includes visibility in the hospitality space and all available conference materials.

  • Your company logo on the Summit website sponsor page, on the sponsorship banner at the expo, and listed in the Summit mobile app
  • 2 VIP Summit Passes
New for 2023! Summit Schedule-at-a Glance guide | $2,500 | 1 Available

You’ll be front and center when you own the go-to guide attendees reference numerous times a day to see seminar times and locations, as well as all other event happenings. The Schedule at a glance is one of the most visible assets of the event.

  • Company logo on the printed schedule at a glance
  • Ad space for your company in the schedule at a glance
New for 2023! Session Audio Recordings Sponsor | $2,500 | 1 Available

Your company will be remembered before, during, and after the conference for providing the seminar recordings free of cost to all attendees. This is a great opportunity to get your company front and center at the state’s largest gathering of craft brewing professionals and provide them with a resource to be used well after the conference.

  • Your company name and logo on the session recordings website page, visited by attendees post-event
  • Your company mentioned as the Session recording sponsor in email marketing to attendees and on the Summit website.
  • Your company logo on the Summit website sponsor page, on the sponsorship banner at the expo, and listed in the Summit mobile app
Summit Staff and Volunteer Shirt Sponsorship | $1,000 (plus cost of t-shirts) | 1 Available

March 20-22, 2023
Safe Credit Union Convention Center, Sacramento

  • Your company name/logo prominently displayed on the t-shirts (arm/shoulder area) worn by all Summit staff and volunteers. Co-branded with Summit or CCBA logo.(Tentatively 100 volunteer t-shirts and 90 Staff t-shirts).
  • Your company logo on the Summit website sponsor page, on the sponsorship banner at the expo, and listed in the Summit mobile app
  • 2 VIP Summit Passes
Official Off-Site Nightly Event Sponsor | $1,500 + Cost | 3 Available

Be the host of a Summit officially sponsored nightly event and be featured in front of the beer and brewing industry. Your company can plan and produce the event, and we will work with you and your team to promote and market it to our attendees. Event must be outside the Summit event hours.

  • Your event will be listed on the official Summit schedule website page, mobile app, and printed schedule at a glance
  • Your company logo on the Summit website sponsor page, on the sponsorship banner at the expo, and listed in the Summit mobile ap

Promotional Sponsorships and Advertising

SOLD! Summit Mobile App Sponsorship | $3,500 | Sold Out

Bring attendees the official California Craft Beer Summit mobile application where they can easily find event happenings, locations, times, and more. The mobile application gets used by many, who will see your company as providing a must-have resource.

    • Sponsorship logo on the Splash screen for the California Craft Beer Summit Attendee App
    • Pre-Promotional Support: Summit App mentioned in periodic media posts (CCBA Blog, Bulletin, social media, etc.)
    • Banner on Summit App
    • Your company logo on the Summit website sponsor page, on the sponsorship banner at the expo, and listed in the Summit mobile app
    • 4 VIP Summit Passes
Promotions in the Summit Expo Hall | $Multiple Prices | 15 Available

Advertising in the Expo hall is a unique way to gain brand exposure to conference attendees.

  • Escalator Banner: $4,000
  • Summit Commemorative Notebook | $1500 (plus cost of notebook) | 1 Available
    • Place your company’s logo on the commemorative notebook handed out to every attendee of the California Craft Beer Summit
  • Hydration Station near your booth for Summit Attendees. Your company logo on the water dispensers near your booht
  • Isle Signs & Floor Decals– Pricing to be announced Place your company’s logo on the commemorative notebook handed out to every attendee of the California Craft Beer Summit
  • Placement of your media materials in the Summit Expo Publication rack ($500)
  • Table Tents – One table tent placed on each table for one day (Tuesday or Wednesday) – includes approximately 30 tents per day: $1,000. (sponsor pays for table tents and has them printed).
Summit Attendee Swag Items | $600 + Cost | 8 Available

Your company’s promotional item available for attendees to pick up at registration, these swag items will be available over the two days.

Contact events@cacraftbeersummit.com to discuss the swag item you would like to make available to attendees!

To reserve a sponsorship or for questions, contact events@cacraftbeersummit.com 

 

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