Sponsor An Event

Meet your target audience – Gain visibility in the cooperative marketplace through Calvert Marine Museum Event Sponsorships. Your company will reach the community, generate awareness, and support the efforts of the museum at the same time.

Bugeye Ball – Your company name will be listed as one of the generous community supporters in the mailing of over 3,000 invitations. Sponsors also receive free tickets to the Ball, listing in the evening’s program, and recognition by the director. As a final thank you, a large ad placed in the local paper and press release are sent recognizing your support. For more information call 410-326-2042, ext. 16, 17, or 18. 

Waterside Sponsorship – For 25 years, the museum has hosted an exciting and popular concert series featuring nationally known acts like The Band Perry, Daughtry and many more during the summer. Concert sponsors not only get great seats to each show, they also receive over 3 million paid advertising hits. Our expansive advertising campaign includes, newspapers, websites, television, posters and fliers, and radio. For more information about concert event sponsorship, please call 410-326-2042, ext. 18. 

First Free Fridays – The first Friday of each month the museum opens its doors to the public for free from 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. Live entertainment, coffee, and often free boat rides are offered to visitors. This goodwill effort attracts hundreds of local visitors each month and is a great way for local businesses to demonstrate their support of the community. For information about sponsoring a First Free Friday, please call 410-326-2042, ext. 32.

Maritime Festival – The museum celebrates Southern Maryland traditions on the first weekend of May with the Maritime Festival please call 410-326-2042, ext. 32. 

Maritime Concert Series - Each summer the museum brings maritime musicians from around the country to perform. This is made possible with support from a sponsor. For sponsorship opportunities, please call 410-326-2042, ext. 32. 

PEM Talks - Each year the museum offers a lecture series on a specific topic. If you are interested in sponsoring this effort, please call 410-326-2042, ext. 32.