Yogis are brand loyal, eco-conscious shoppers who support like-minded businesses. LoveShinePlay Festival is looking for partners who believe in our mission and are willing to grow with us as we continue our journey to create a world-class yoga experience in one of the country’s top travel destinations.
Our sponsorship package is like a menu, you can pick the items that are most aligned to your vision for participation in and at the festival.
We will work with you to customize a sponsorship opportunity that meets your business’s individual needs and goals.
Ranked #1 on TripAdvisors "20 Top Places to Visit in the US" in 2019 and #8 on Conde Naste "Best Cities in the US" in 2018 ~ Asheville has quickly become a destination for travelers seeking outdoor recreation, a vibrant arts and crafts community, a booming craft brewery industry and an award-winning foodie scene.
At $128 per person per day, travelers visiting Asheville spend slightly higher than the national average. The majority are in the 35-54 age range with an average household income of $85k+ and are more likely than the average U.S. traveler to take part in outdoor activities, sports, eco and sustainable travel and festivals and fairs.*
ABOUT OUR ATTENDEES
Festival attendees travel from 35 states and 6 countries
Top attendee states of residence:
North Carolina (32%), Florida (11%), South Carolina (11%), Tennessee (11%), Georgia (5%)
62% stayed in local hotels
Education level College or Post Graduate level 88%
Areas of Interest are fitness/yoga, social consciousness, health, beauty, environment
A LETTER TO OUR PROSPECTIVE PARTNERS
Thank you for your interest in LoveShinePlay 2023. As long-time yoga instructors and practitioners, we have dedicated ourselves to creating the most memorable health, and wellness yoga festival in this beautiful place we call home.
LoveShinePlay (previously Asheville Yoga Festival), founded in 2016, has continued to reach its goal of expansion as we take full advantage of the breathtaking backdrop that is Asheville and the celebrated mountains that surround it.
Our mission is to be of service by collaborating with people and organizations who are devoted to raising the collective vibration. We are looking for Partners, Collaborators, and Visionaries to help us take the festival to new levels. We hope you will join us.
Since its start, the festival has grown in sales and in numbers while continuing to maintain a personal, locally-owned feel. over 67% of our attendees are returning ticket holders, and with an urban backdrop, our potential for growth is unhindered. We support the local economy by bringing attendees into hotels, restaurants and businesses while spreading the word about local and national brands with our unique engagement techniques.
With nationally recognized brands such as Dr. Hauschka skin care, Sweet Earth Foods, KIND bar, Lululemon YogaOutlet.com, and the Ayurvedic Institute standing behind the festival as a reputable and economically sound investment. With renowned wellness representatives like Chelsey Korus, Janet Stone, Chelsea Jackson Roberts, and MC YOGI speaking our praises, our online visibility has skyrocketed.
We hope you’ll join this incredible list and join us in growing health and wellness in the South East by becoming one of our premier partners!
Amanda & Sara