Community Partners

Thank you to all of the sponsors that have made Uptown Friday Nights possible this year and every year. Without your contributions, we could never bring this event to life in Cedar Rapids!

Advertising Sponsors

Sponsorship Advertisements are available and prominently placed at every event. All you need to do is provide a high quality (outdoor / water-resistant) vinyl banner with metal tie grommets. Our UFN volunteer staff will display it each reserved night of the Uptown Friday Nights season.


  • Approx. 2'x3'  (up to 6 sq/ft) = $100/night or $500/season
  • Approx. 3'x5'  (up to 15 sq/ft) = $150/night or $800/season​

Prices ​(if guest bartender):

  • Approx. 2'x3'  (up to 6 sq/ft) = $50/night or $250/season
    Approx. 3'x5'  (up to 15 sq/ft) = $75/night or $400/season

If interested, contact:

Be a "Local Guest Bartender" 

This summer's best way to promote your entire company and employee engagement while having a great time.

4 group slots are available each night/event. Check out the page for each event to see what events are available. Please provide a minimum of 10 bartenders per group. (Free Admission tickets for the Bartenders).

  • Sponsor 1 individual group slot ​= ​$350 
  • Sponsor 2 group slots on same event = $600 (discounted $100)
  • Sponsor all 4 group slots on same event = $1000 (discounted $400)

If you would like to purchase a Guest Bartender slot please email Director April Schoonover by clicking here.

For more information contact:

Season Sponsors