PineCone Sponsors


PineCone is supported by the City of Raleigh Arts Commission, the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources, and the Duke Energy Foundation. These organizations provide grant funds that are essential to PineCone's operations. Thank you!

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Corporate Support and Sponsorships

PineCone presents music programs all year long throughout Wake, Durham, and Orange Counties (and beyond) and has built a solid reputation for artistic quality, audience response, and community visibility. The roster of high quality and diverse programs at PineCone provides an unparalleled range of opportunities for corporate partnerships. Whatever the partner's target group, PineCone can facilitate a broad spectrum of sponsor objectives.

Sponsorship of PineCone programs and events means:

  • A partnership with North Carolina's largest, most active traditional music organization, which serves more than 150,000 people annually through our programs in Wake County and beyond, with an additional 4.5 million PineCone Bluegrass Show radio listeners.
  • Excellent targeted and sustained visibility through year-round community events
  • High profile corporate recognition
  • An association with quality, innovation, and excellence

Sponsorship benefits can include:

  • Category exclusivity
  • Opportunity for product display and sampling
  • Credit in print advertising, with use of logo
  • Credit on collateral materials, including season brochures, performance programs, mailings, flyers, banners, and posters
  • Invitations to sponsor receptions
  • Opportunity to use PineCone's name in corporate advertising
  • Complimentary tickets to sponsored events
  • Complimentary subscriptions to PineCone's monthly print newsletter, The Traditional Review
  • Credit on PineCone's website and weekly e-mails

PineCone receives support from our corporate friends in the community, including:

Duke Energy Foundation

PNC Bank

Williams Mullen

The Irregardless Café

Our State Magazine

Bit Wranglers

ChameleonJohn Coupons

There are many ways that your business or foundation can partner with PineCone to help keep traditional music flourishing in our communities. Please contact PineCone's Executive Director William Lewis at 919-664-8333 x 101, He'll be happy to help tailor a sponsorship package to meet your needs!