Current Sponsors

Artsplosure could not present Artsplosure – The Raleigh Arts Festival or First Night® Raleigh and attract such large and diverse audiences without the generous support of its sponsors and patrons, who provide financial, in-kind, media and marketing support.

Thank You 2014-2015 Sponsors!


Presenting Sponsors

city of raleigh
nc arts council
duke energy
raleigh arts commission
fidelity investments
capitol broadcasting company


Major Sponsors

news & observer


Feature Program Sponsors


live work play
citrix raleigh

Marketing Sponsors


bob crone
bc dc ideas


Printing Sponsor

theo davis printing

Public Relations Sponsor

Fleishman Hillard

Website Sponsor

pointer advertising


Activity Sponsors


Site Sponsors

311 Galleries

Capital Bank Plaza
Christ Church
Church of the Good Shepherd
City of Raleigh Museum
Contemporary Art Museum
Duke Energy Center

Edenton Street United Methodist Church
First Baptist Church, Salisbury Street
First Baptist Church, Wilmington Street
First Presbyterian Church
Highway Building Auditorium
Long View Center at Vintage Church
Marbles Kids Museum

North Carolina Department of Transportation
North Carolina Museum of History
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
PNC Plaza
Sir Walter Apartments
State Capitol Grounds
Visual Art Exchange


General Sponsors

Auntie Anne’s Pretzels at Crabtree Valley Mall
Beleza… A Fair Trade Boutique
City of Raleigh Museum
Empire Eats
Harris Teeter
Highwoods Properties
Joint Venture Jewelry
Logan Trading Company
Marbles Kids Museum Corner Store

The Meat House of Raleigh & Cary
Peachy Keen Boutique
Pepsi Bottling Ventures
NC Museum of Art
NC Museum of History Shop
NC Museum of Natural Sciences Museum Store & Center Store
Quail Ridge Books & Music
Raleigh Convention Center

Raleigh Fire Department
Raleigh Parks & Recreation Department
Raleigh Police Department
Rite Aid Pharmacy
Sosta Café
Southern Crane
Tir Na Nog
Triangle Glides
Visual Art Exchange


Media Sponsors