The Shakedown as an event draws thousands of people to the Pioneer Vintage Airport and EAA Air/Venture facility in Oshkosh, WI, the second full weekend in August each year.  We have many advertising opportunities for your group or business during the event.

There is a form at the bottom of the page to contact us for more info or to use to send us your ad/artwork/logo.

During show sponsorship opportunities:

Commercial Vending Space - $100 outside, $150 inside. Discount for returning vendors.  10x10 inside spaces and 20x20 spaces outside.   Must be a business or brand of some sort and have a product or service that fits our hot rod and custom theme. Used parts and misc items should get a swap meet space instead. 

T-Shirt Sponsorship - send us a message for our sponsor packet. Includes ad on sponsor page and a T Shirt. Your business name will be on a minimum of 800 shirts.  We have always sold out, 6 years in a row!  Our shirts are worn A LOT!

Wristband Sponsorship - send us a message for our sponsor packet.

Stage/Band sponsorship - Contact for more info. Price varies by stage/band. Band sponsorship starts at $250 and includes plugs on our radio show during the event. 

We have many more sponsorship and vending opportunities, contact us for more info.

All sponsor packs get free mention during the live radio broadcast at the event.

Web advertising opportunities:

Our website has had over 100,000 unique visitors since we launched it.  The last few years, we haven't focused on our website but still had approx 15,000 unique visitors annually. 30% of them come back to the site frequently.  These numbers will increase significantly with the launch of our current site.  We have added many features such as the forum, event calendar and interactive photo gallery to keep people here. Your presence on our website will be noticed and we hope it will help with your business. 

Website Advertising:

468 x 60 Banner ad - $1 per 1000 impressions. 

160 x 600 skyscraper ad - $1.50 per 1000 impressions

252 x 144 Ad on Sponsor Page $35/year. (business card size)

Other web advertising available based on your needs, please tell us how we can make it work for you.


We also offer pre-show radio/tv sponsorship opportunities as well as during show banner hanging opportunities. We will gladly consider any other suggestions to help you get your name out. 



Our hot rod nose art panel brought $750 for the Christine Ann Domestic Abuse Services of Oshkosh!

Thanks to VooDoo Larry for bringing both the VooDoo Sahara and The VooDoo Hawaiian to the 2016 Shakedown!




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