Bring your passion to the East Lansing Art Festival. Bring art to our community. Bring artists from across the United States to share their talents. Be the ones to show our kids what is possible. Be the ones to show our adults what is possible. Bring your passion. Be the connection. Become a sponsor of the East Lansing Art Festival.
The East Lansing Art Festival (ELAF) – a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization – is celebrating 55 years of art and culture in 2018 and is ranked 38th of over 4000 fine art festivals in the country. The ELAF is managed by an all volunteer Board of Directors and two part-time paid staff people.
Your gift, no matter the size, will have a lasting impact on the ELAF and our community in 2018 and beyond. Your donation helps to support festival activities:
• over 30 free live musical performances featuring local and regional talent
• fun, educational art activities for kids and families
• an Emerging Artists Program, which cultivates new talent and provides a opportunity for new artists to
• an Artist Demonstration Area that features local artists, poetry readings and workshops
The East Lansing Art Festival offers businesses of all sizes excellent local and regional exposure to the tens of thousands we reach through our promotional efforts, as well as the 70,000+ who attend this event.
The ELAF offers a variety of ways for business and individuals to contribute. We are grateful for your support and in return would like to shower you with some goodies. More information here.
Board of Water and Light
Eric & Joanie Brogan Family
The Christman Company
Greater Lansing Visitor and Convention Bureau
Audrey Gilbert - Mayotte Group Architects
Image Builders Unlimited
Mayotte Group Architects
McAlvey, Merchant and Associates
Metzger Realty/WLM Properties
Pella Windows & Doors by Horne
Plante & Moran, PLLC
Jack & Peggy Roberts
Sam & Kerry Singh
Van Atta’s Greenhouse and Flower Shop
Williams Auto World
Scott Bauries / MJ Bauries Jewelry Award
Michelle & John Carlson / Directors Purchase Award
Campus Town Mall Honorary Award
Dave Courey / DCMI Photography
City of East Lansing Arts Commission / City Purchase Award
Downtown Management Board / People's Choice Award
Jennifer Estill / Redhead Design Studio Honorary Award
MSU Federal Credit Union / Diamond Purchase Award
James Strouse / Raymond King Award for Painting
For information on how to become a Festival Friend, visit our sponsor page.
Nancy Austin Dixon
John and Diane Goddeeris
Kristn & Joel Hofman
Brad Thompson - in memory of Max R. Hoffman, Jr.
Karen & Jerry Jennings
Jim & Kathy Lammers
Hank and Bonney Mayers
Tim & Barb McCaffrey
Tim & Bridget McCarthy
John and Diane Revitte
John & Elizabeth Schweitzer
Mary J. Shankland
Christine Nichols & Stewart Binke
Leanne & Greg Vadnais