Annual Gala & Auction

VIP Backstage, Kirkland Performance Center’s annual gala and auction is celebrating it’s 18th year! We are thrilled to welcome more than 300 arts patrons, corporate officers, business owners, and community leaders to an unforgettable evening filled with dining, music, friends, and giving. This exciting fundraiser helps to ensure that  KPC can continue to present world class programming to our stage, deliver educational programming, and bring pride to the Pacific Northwest arts community. The night includes a cocktail reception and hors d’oeuvres, Silent and Live Auction, Three-Course Dinner with fine wines.

Please join us: October 14th, 2017

Bellevue Hyatt, 900 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue, WA 98004

Sponsorship Opportunities

Marquee Sponsor — $10,000

  • 1-night stay, including breakfast and valet parking, at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue the evening of the auction
  • Table at KPC Auction to display and distribute promotional materials
  • Name & company logo on all printed and digital auction materials and promotions including auction invitation (if confirmed by July 31st) and auction catalog
  • Year-long rotating logo/sponsor listing on the front-page of the KPC website
  • Full page ad for business in Auction Program
  • Premium seating with logo printed on table signage, including full-course meal with wine and hosted cocktail hour with passed hors d’oeuvres
  • Personal recognition on-stage by auction emcee

Conducting Sponsor — $5,000

  • 1-night stay, including breakfast and valet parking, at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue the evening of the auction
  • Name & company logo on all printed and digital auction materials and promotions including auction invitation (if confirmed by July 31st) and auction catalog
  • Personal or company name & logo listed in event catalog and link to business on KPC Auction website
  • Full page ad for business in Auction Program
  • Premium seating with logo printed on table signage, including full-course meal with wine and hosted cocktail hour with passed hors d’oeuvres
  • Personal recognition on-stage during the evening’s programming

Benefactor Sponsor — $2,500

  • 1-night stay at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue the evening of the auction
  • Recognition in all email and social media promotions
  • Distribution of promotional materials/items for event guests
  • Personal or company name & logo listed in event catalog and link to business on KPC Auction website
  • ½ page ad for business in Auction Program
  • Preferred table seating for ten with table signage, including full-course meal with wine and hosted cocktail hour with passed hors d’oeuvres
  • Recognition in live auction presentation

Table Sponsor — $1,500

  • Table with seating for ten with table signage, including full-course meal with wine and hosted cocktail hour with passed hors d’oeuvres
  • Recognition in live auction presentation

To become a sponsor or for more information, please contact David Bander at 425-828-0422 x221 or david@kpcenter.org.