Spot the Dog

Photography credit: Jules Beresford

Levels of Patronage

If you have any questions or would like to discuss Patronage in more detail, please contact our Patrons and Trusts Administrator

Silver Patrons
Gold Patrons
Director’s Circle
Life Circle*
Contribution level £900 PA £1,650 PA £2,650 PA £40,000
Monthly Direct Debit £75 £138 £221  
Advance booking before Members through dedicated booking service 5 days 8 days 10 days 14 days
2 tickets per event @10% discount. No booking fee
Reserved seats for unreserved events    
Public Acknowledgement
Supporter listing in Annual Review
Supporter listing on website
Supporter listing in brochure  
Invitations to Special Events
Annual Festival preview event
Annual Patron Party during a Festival
Opportunities to meet artistic and education team  
Opening night party invitations    
Annual Director’s Lunch (add. charge)    
Hospitality Area Access at Jazz, Music and Literature
Access for Patrons (2 people)
Additional access for guests to hospitality areas   up to 2 guests up to 4 guests up to 6 guests
Acces to Green Room at Science and Literature Festivals (2 people)    

*Please note the capacity for Life Patronage is limited but we will release places from time to time when space is available. Please contact the Patrons and Trusts Administrator to indicate interest.

For Gift Aid and VAT purposes, your contribution is split as follows: Life £1600 benefit value, £38,400 donation; Directors’ Circle £130 benefit value, £2520 donation; Gold £75 benefit value, £1575 donation; Silver £75 benefit value, £825 donation.

For tax reasons, a compulsory charge is made to cover the benefits we offer to Patrons. A donation is requested but not required to support the work of Cheltenham Festivals, which qualifies for Gift Aid. If you wish to make a contribution as a Patron but do not wish to receive benefits or attend exclusive events, you can make a donation only gift to Cheltenham Festivals. Please contact us for more information.

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