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Connect with high-level decision makers from park and recreation departments across Michigan by sponsoring, advertising or exhibiting at the mParks Conference & Trade Show. This annual event draws more than 700 attendees from state, county, regional and municipal agencies.

The packages detailed here are designed to provide exposure, networking and relationship-building, but if you would like additional options or custom packages, we’re all ears! Please contact us if you have ideas or suggestions on how we can better serve you as a vendor: or 517.485.9888.

Available Sponsorship Opportunities
  • Presenting Sponsor (exclusive) – SOLD
  • 3-Day Education Sponsor (exclusive)* - $10,000
  • Technology Sponsor (exclusive) - $5,000
  • Delegate Gift Sponsor (exclusive) - SOLD
  • Wednesday Education Sponsor (exclusive)* - $4,000
  • Thursday Education Sponsor (exclusive)* - $4,000
  • Tuesday Education Sponsor (exclusive)* - $3,000
  • Tuesday Happy Hour Sponsor (exclusive) - SOLD
  • Thursday Awards Banquet (exclusive) – SOLD
  • Wednesday Exhibit Hall Grand Opening (non-exclusive) - $1,500
  • Thursday Exhibit Hall Lunch (non-exclusive) - $1,500
  • Wednesday Opening Session (non-exclusive) - $1,000
  • Friday All-Conference Breakfast / Closing Session (non-exclusive) - $1,000
  • Thursday Exhibit Hall Break (non-exclusive) - $750
  • Tuesday Trail Summit Sponsor (non-exclusive) - $500
  • Tuesday Band Showcase @ Bell’s (non-exclusive) - $500
  • Wednesday Pub Crawl (non-exclusive) - $500
  • Thursday Awards Reception (non-exclusive) - $500
  • Thursday Awards Afterglow Party (non-exclusive) - $500
  • “mParks Special” Exhibit Hall Game (limited to 10) - $100
  • Direction Arrows (3-pack) (limited quantity) - $100
Conference & Trade Show Guide

The printed guide is provided to all Conference & Trade Show delegates and exhibitors. The publication provides a complete schedule, event and session details, maps, and more. This printed booklet is a valuable resource, and conference attendees use it frequently throughout the event to plan sessions to attend and find other conference details.

  • 300 dpi or higher
  • .pdf file preferred, .jpeg or .eps accepted
  • Crop marks & bleeds only on full-page or 2-page
  • 2-page spread 21”w x 8”h - $600
  • Full page 10.5”w x 8”h - $399
  • Half page 5”w x 8” h - $260
  • Quarter page 5”w x 4”h - $150
Awards Banquet Program

The annual Awards Banquet celebrates the achievements and contributions of Michigan’s outstanding parks and recreation professionals and advocates. Advertising in the banquet program is a classy way to show your support for the parks and recreation industry.

  • 300 dpi or higher
  • .pdf file preferred, .jpeg or .eps accepted
  • Crop marks & bleeds only on full-page or 2-page
  • 2-page spread 17”w x 11”h - $200
  • Full page 5”w x 8”h - $100
  • Half page 5”w x 4”h - $50
  • Quarter page 2”w x 3.5”h - $25


A variety of digital advertising opportunities are available, including custom e-mail marketing messages to attendees, both before and after the event. Build the excitement for your booth in the Trade Show Exhibit Hall, follow up with attendees following the event and everything in between! Contact mParks at 517.485.9888 or for details and pricing information.