Greater Mystic Chamber Membership Benefits

GO LOCAL
SPONSORS

Program Benefits Included in Membership

GO Local Card Program

  • We sold nearly $40,000 in GO Local Cards in 2020, doubling 2019's total; $80,000 sold since inception

  • Member participation is FREE

  • Shopping local keeps 67 cents of every dollar spent in the local economy

  • Digital program makes changes & consumer incentives easy

  • Available for purchase online or at the Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce

  • Preferred Sponsors get their logo included above non-preferred, GO Local merchant listing ($50 fee applies)

Advertising in Event Newsletters

Graphic/Ad Size: 640 px wide X 320 px height

  • Nearly 2,000 subscribers

  • Standard placement in either newsletter is included in membership

  • Events must be added to our online events calendar for inclusion in our newsletters

  • Adventure Newsletters are published the first Thursday of each month

  • Deadline is Tuesdays by noon

Please forward graphics directly to stephanie@mysticchamber.org

  • Link to Marketplace in weekly Member Newsletters

  • Event graphic should measure 640 px wide x 320 px height

Share Your Good News with a Press Release

Does your business have news to share with the Greater Mystic, Stonington, and Groton communities? Send us your press releases and related images and we'll add them to the Member News section, include a link on our homepage, and include in our Member Newsletters at no charge. Press releases should be sent directly to stephanie@mysticchamber.org.

Relocation Packages

Distributed 4 times per year to our real estate members who give them to new residents with a home purchase

Welcome Center

Out-of-State visitors use our website as a digital directory. Your business is one of the first things they see when making decisions about their choice destinations. Our business community uses the website for referrals, as well as a guide to shopping and dining local. Our Welcome Center is another way we refer travelers to local businesses, events and attractions throughout the Mystic, Connecticut region.

  • Our Welcome Center serviced over 10,000 visitors and referred visitors to more than 100 local businesses since 2017

  • All 50 states and DC have been represented, as well as 45 foreign countries from six continents

Foxwoods Resort Casino Chamber Partnership Program

Foxwoods Resort Casino is proud to introduce you to our chamber partnership program. As our way of saying thanks, we’re delighted to offer you exclusive opportunities to experience all the wonders of a visit to Foxwoods. Here is just a sampling of what you have to look forward to during your next visit. Contact us to learn how you can become a member. ENROLL.

If you are interested in learning more about Foxwoods Resort Casino sponsorships and partnership marketing opportunities, please let us know. We welcome the opportunity to introduce ourselves to your company or membership organization and can arrange a guest speaking engagement. For more information, please contact our Marketing Department at 860.312.4058.

Discover how we treat our friends

  • 20% off at Foxwoods signature restaurants: VUE 24, Cedars Steaks & Oysters, Golden Dragon, Rainmaker Buffet, CAKE by Franck, Veranda Café, Topgolf® Swing Suite, Ben & Jerry’s®, Dunkin’ Donuts® (Rainmaker Square), Fuddruckers®, Lucky 7, Noodles, Two Trees Tavern, The Neon Palm Daiquiri Bar, Regina Pizzeria®, Subway® and Wingstop®.

  • Two free rooms per month (midweek). Offer is based on availability and cannot be combined with other offers or reserved for one-night promotional offers.

  • Two free tickets to select entertainment shows.

  • 15% off food, golf fees and retail at Lake of Isles.

  • 20% off admission at the Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center.

  • 20% off retail and full-priced services and free spa access at The Norwich Spa at Foxwoods. Discounts cannot be combined.

  • 15% off all non-alcoholic beverages and retail at the Hard Rock® Cafe.

  • 10% off (food only) and free entry to Shrine and The Scorpion Bar from Big Night Entertainment Group (BNEG).

  • 30% off retail Sunday through Friday at G Spa & Salon.

  • 30% off full-priced menu food items Sunday through Thursday at David Burke Prime.

  • 30% off full-priced menu food items Sunday through Thursday at Caputo Trattoria.

  • 20% off all beer at Stony Creek® Brewery.

Paid Advertising & Sponsorship Options for Members

Member Communication

Contact Kristin@mysticchamber.org for a Mail List of entire membership FREE of charge or $14 for labels

Chamber Website Advertising

Website advertising begins on the first of each month, and must be submitted one week prior, in JPEG format.

Ad Size: 520 px wide X 480 px height

Home Page Presence: $500/mo.

Non-profits, $350/mo.

Newsletter Advertising

Member Newsletters (Weekly on Mondays)

  • Textual Link to a landing page of your choice
    $50/wk. or $85/mo.

  • Deadline is previous Wednesday by noon

Adventure/Events Newsletter (1st Thursday)

  • Ad Size: 640 px wide X 320 px height

  • Featured (top) Adventure: $50/wk or $85/mo.

  • Deadline is Tuesday by noon

Dedicated E-blast Releases

Ad Size: 640 px wide, no length limit

Content deadline is 10 days prior to the week of publishing.

$175/per email

Networking Events

Due to COVID restrictions, networking events do not occur every month

Business Before Hours - 1st Thursday 8:00 am

Business After Hours - 2nd Tuesday 5:30 pm

Ribbon Cutting Events

Sponsorship

Up to three businesses within the same trade industry can participate together at one sponsorship level.

$15,000 Choice of 3 Events as Sponsor, Membership, Year Round Promotion* + Welcome Center Ad Package 3 (includes 24x36 wall space, relocation and tourism fulfillment, digital ad preference)

$10,000 Choice of 2 Events as Sponsor, Membership, Year Round Promotion + Welcome Center Ad Package 2 (includes 16x20 wall space, relocation and tourism fulfillment, digital ad preference)

$5,000 Choice of 1 Event as Sponsor, Membership, Year Round Promotion + Welcome Center Ad Package 1 (includes 8x10 wall space, relocation and tourism fulfillment, digital ad preference)

Contacts:

Bruce Flax, Interim Director: bruceflax@mysticchamber.org

Kristin Hartnett, Director of Membership & Sales: kristin@mysticchamber.org