Advertising and Sponsorship

Ads are a great way for businesses to support the community while increasing their visibility within the community. Advertiser benefits include:

  • Ad in season program (except the annual Zilker Summer Pops Concert).
  • Sponsorship listing on the ACO website.
  • Sponsorship listing on all e-news concert announcements.
  • Two complimentary tickets to every season performance.
  • Visibility and promotion to more than 3,000 concert season attendees.
  • Social media shout-out on Facebook and Twitter at the start of the season.
  • The great feeling of supporting the ACO’s operations and allowing us to offer quality — and affordable — classical music experiences to Austin families and tourists.
The ACO is now accepting ad submissions for the upcoming 2017-2018 concert season. Final ad submissions and payment are due by Friday, July 21. Take advantage of special early bird rates when you submit before June 19.

Download the 2017-2018 advertising order form for more information and to view rates.

For questions, contact Erin Thomas at development@austincivicorchestra.org.

Thanks to our 2016-2017 sponsors!


The ACO also offers opportunities for individuals and businesses to contribute directly to the production of a performance by underwriting a concert or sponsoring a musical score. If you would like to sponsor one of these areas or you have ideas for other sponsorship opportunities, please complete the Contact Us form or call 512-200-2261.


Underwrite a concert - $2000 per concert
  • Sponsor name will appear on the program cover for that concert and in all ACO advertisements promoting that concert (print, radio, email, social media).
  • Sponsor will receive a full-page ad in the program for that concert.
  • Sponsor will receive eight complimentary tickets to the performance.
  • Sponsor will be formally recognized at performance during the introduction and intermission.
  • Reception at intermission with refreshments; option to distribute promotional items.
  • Sponsor will be listed in the Bravo category for your donation in all the concert programs for that season.

Library Sponsor (purchasing a particular score for the orchestra) - $500
  • Sponsor name will appear in the program next to the title of the sponsored piece.
  • Sponsor will receive a half-page ad in the season program.
  • Sponsor will receive two complimentary tickets to performance.
  • Sponsor will be listed in the Curtain Call category for your donation in all the concert programs for that season.