Advertise with GALA Choruses

By  GALA Expert 

 April 2, 2024 


GALA Choruses provides a number of ways for you to promote your business while demonstrating your support for choral music and the LGBTQ+ community.

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General Advertising

Sponsored Email

Reach an audience of around 11,000 artistic directors, administrative leaders and singers directly with our sponsored email option. You provide the content and GALA will send a dedicated message promoting your story or event on your behalf. The advertiser must provide all digital content. Reach out to to learn more!
The capacity for sponsored emails is limited; they are offered on a first-come, first-served basis and are only available to GALA member choruses and individual members. Sponsored emails or banners should generally promote choral music or social justice related content consistent with GALA’s mission and values.

Cost: $500
What we need from you: Copy (500 words recommended) any images (1–3 is ideal, formatted for web)

Chorus Calendar

Add your upcoming events to the Chorus Calendar on the GALA website. A list of upcoming events is shown on the GALA homepage with the details shown on the complete list of events. There is no charge for this service. Submit your event to

Cost: Free to GALA Members
What we need from you: Chorus Name, Event Name, Event Location, Event Date(s) / Time(s), Event URL, and Event Image (optional) emailed to

Festival 2024 Advertising

Please share the following assets with by May 1st, 2024, to be included at Festival. Sending us assets earlier is always welcome!

Live Stream

All performances at Festival 2024 in Minneapolis will be live streamed online. The stream is available to viewers during and after festival with the purchase of a streaming pass. If the GALA live stream might be of interest to your audiences, learn how you can help promote it here.

Type1 showing10 showings20 showings
30 seconds$100$750$1,250
60 seconds$200$1,250$2,000
1-5 minutes$300$2,000$3,000

While we will make every effort to broadcast your time-sensitive ads according to your specifications, we cannot guarantee all ads will be shown in a prescribed period.

Cost: $100–$3,000
What we need from you: Digital video of promo (any format, any size, preferred: MP4, H.264, 1080×1920)

Festival App

The Festival App will be used many times per day by delegates to check schedules, make plans with friends, verify rehearsal times, etc. You can advertise on the Festival App for a one-time fee of $1,000. Your ad will feature click-thru access to a website of your choice and will be shown in rotation with other ads. Rather than just simply use your logo, we encourage you to use the available space for an advertising banner that will encourage viewers to click on the associated link for more information.

Cost: $1000
What we need from you: digital image (728px by 90px, 72dpi, any format JPG or PNG preferred) and a URL (could be your website or a specific promotion)

Print – Badge Insert

GALA creates a printed map and program schedule that each Festival delegate receives as an insert with their official Festival badge. We hope to include an image from you as part of that resource. See the insert from 2016 here. Double-wide ads may be available upon request for $1000.

Cost: $750–$1000
What we need from you: Image 4.5 inches by 4.5 inches at 300dpi (1350px by 1350px, PDF or TIFF files preferred)

Vendor Booth

A limited number of vendor booths are available for $2,000. Booths include an 8’ table with linens, access to electricity, and area lighting. Additional lighting, extension cords and other materials are your responsibility.

Cost: $2000
What we need from you: Contact for more details.

Social Media

GALA will create a social media post for our official Facebook and Instragram accounts that will go live during or before the week of Festival 2024 in Minneapolis.

Cost: Available through sponsorship.
What we need from you: An image (any size and format) or video (any size and format, under 5 minutes is best) AND any text about your business (we recommend around 100 words)

Performance Halls

Each of the performance halls at Festival will have projection screens where GALA will display promotional content before and after performances. This includes messages from our sponsors.

Cost: Available through sponsorship.
What we need from you: An image promoting your business (any format, preferred: PNG or JPEG, 1280px by 1920px, 72dpi or higher)


GALA displays logos from our sponsors at the bottom of the homepage of the GALA website here.

Cost: Available through sponsorship.
What we need from you: Your logo (any format, any size, high resolution preferred)

The Works

A package of advertising options is available for $2,750. Your package includes:

  • Up to $1,250 in advertising on the Live Broadcast, based on the table above.
  • An ad on the Festival App.
  • One 2”x3” color ad on the badge insert.