Sponsorships

5 Themes  *  10 Weeks  *  Thousands of People  *  Tons of Smiles

You’re invited to become a proud sponsor and participant in Summer of Discovery 2014! 

The Space Foundation's second annual Summer of Discovery features 10 weeks of educational space activities appropriate for all ages. Featured exhibits and activities will interest anyone who enjoys interactive and fun science, space exploration and more; attracting families, kids, tourists, day campers, seniors, tour groups and more. A vast array of exciting, unique, hands-on and interactive activities fills each theme, along with many featured special guests such as astronauts, space industry professionals and local celebrities.

Summer of Discovery takes place at the Space Foundation Discovery Center, located off Garden of the Gods Road at 4425 Arrowswest Drive in Colorado Springs. It is the region's only space, science and technology attraction, and is open Tuesday through Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

A range of sponsorship opportunities are available to businesses, organizations and individuals looking to align themselves with the education that the Space Foundation delivers. Proud to be a leader in high-impact science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education for more than 25 years, the Space Foundation is home to educational programs that support learning for preschoolers through high school, all of which are aligned with state standards.

Starting at just $500, sponsorship of Summer of Discovery is a unique way to promote and display your company’s name. With an expected attendance of more than 8,000 children and adults, imagine your company’s name on the Space Foundation’s website, social media, print material, and other numerous press opportunities. Thousands of both locals and tourists alike will see your company’s name and know that you support one of the most important educational and cultural institutions in the region. 

Click here to see photo galleries of Summer of Discovery 2013!

Sponsor a Saturday, a two-week theme or the entire 10 weeks! 

To discuss these sponsorship opportunities or a more customized partnership based on your needs and level of contribution, please call +1.719.576.8000 or email [email protected].

Summer of Discovery Schedule

June 10 - 21 OCEANS
Examine the similarities between space and deep sea exploration.

June 24 - July 3 ASTRONOMY
Reach out and touch the stars as we explore the wonders of space.

July 8 - 19 MARS, ROVERS & ROBOTS
Investigate the role robots and rovers play in space exploration and our daily lives, with a special focus on the fascinating red planet.

July 22 - August 2 ROCKETRY
Blast off to other worlds to learn about how rockets take us to space and beyond.

August 5 - 16 TASTE OF SPACE TECHNOLOGY
Discover how space and technology has become an important part of our everyday lives.