KAZU Media Sponsorships

KAZU is proud to provide in-kind on-air support for events happening in our broadcast region. We sponsor a variety of arts, culture and civic events that reflect the mission of KAZU's programming and provide enjoyment, service and outreach to our audience.

KAZU’s Media Sponsorship program strives to provide a voice for diverse, thought-provoking ideas, people and experiences within our community. By providing in-kind media sponsorship to local organizations and events, KAZU exposes listeners to a variety of cultural, artistic and community experiences throughout the Monterey Bay Area that entertain, promote discourse and increase participation in our community. 

How To Apply
Please contact KAZU to request a media sponsorship by calling 831-582-5298 or emailing Mik Benedek at mbenedek@kazu.org.

UPCOMING EVENTS LISTED BELOW  Click on each event for more info.
(To view past Sponsored Events: click here)

Festival Dates: September 23 & 24, 2017.

KAZU is a proud sponsor of the Santa Cruz Mountain Sol Festival! This year’s line up includes Michael Franti and Spearhead; The California Honeydrops; The Wailers; Los Amigos Invisibles; Nahko and Medicine for the People; Cyril Neville and Swampfunk; Elephant Revival; Anuhea; The Nth Power; and Afrolicious.

Festival Date: September 30, 2017.

Sunset Center's Fifth Annual Gala: Neil Sedaka at Sunset begins at 5PM. In addition to the fabulous Neil Sedaka performance and post-performance Meet and Greet, experience true VIP treatment: red carpet arrival, front and center theater seating, cocktails and champagne, gourmet dinner, sensational live auction, and special surprises. Your support helps us keep Sunset Center's artistic spirit strong!

Festival Date: September 9, 2017 / KAZU is a proud media sponsor of the fifth annual mole and mariachi festival, presented by “Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks.” This year’s event features local chefs preparing and competing in the annual mole competition – as well as music, artisan crafts, beer, traditional dancing, kids activities and more. Proceeds from the festival support educational programs, visitor services and restoration projects.

Festival Date: September 23, 2017 / KAZU is a proud media sponsor of the “Wild and Scenic Film Festival”, presented by the Ventana Wilderness Alliance. Themed, “At the Edge,” the festival will feature fantastic films about wild things and wild places. This one night event takes place Saturday September 23rd at the Golden State Theatre in downtown Monterey, and feature special guests and raffle/silent auction. Tickets at ventanawild.org