Sponsoring: a strong partner for a great event

The Hamburg Cruise Days and the Blue Port: since 2008 this dual event has been a festival for residents and visitors to Hamburg and a spectacular showcase for the city. It is also a great opportunity for sponsors to fly a flag: 

for their company and their brands,
for their commitment to the city,
for hundreds of thousands of visitors at the event,
for a successful year 2014.


AIDA Cruises currently operates and markets ten cruise ships. The company’s ships are operated in compliance with the very highest international standards for quality, environmental protection and safety. By 2016, the AIDA fleet will have been expanded to twelve ships and will offer cruises to the world’s most attractive destinations. This year, ships from the AIDA fleet will be stopping off in Hamburg 58 times. In 2015, AIDA Cruises will be setting sail from Hamburg all year round for the very first time. From 20 June 2015, AIDAprima – the first ship of the new AIDA generation – will be setting off on its maiden season on seven-day round trips to the most fascinating cities in Western Europe. On 1 October 2015, AIDAprima, the first ship of the new AIDA generation, will go on its maiden voyage starting from Yokohama. For more information about the AIDA holiday world, visit www.aida.de

The B&L Group in Hamburg is one of Germany’s most renowned project developers of office and shopping property. At the “Holzhafen” between the ferry terminal and the fish market, the company will be the official partner for the Art & Culture themed island. www.holzhafenhamburg.de


Few shipbuilding companies have shaped the face and fortunes of Hamburg quite like Blohm+Voss. The long-established Hamburg shipbuilding company navigates a clear course in its business segment Passenger Ships. Blohm+Voss combines uncompromisingly excellent craftsmanship and exceptional 360-degree solution competence with project, cost and deadline management based on Hanseatic ideals, which is why the world’s leading cruise companies choose to dock their cruise ships at Blohm+Voss for repairs, refitting or modifications. Demonstrating its close connection with the port and the cruise industry, Blohm+Voss is this year again sponsoring the Hamburg Cruise days. www.blohmvoss-repair.com

The Frisian brewery Jever is one of Germany’s most popular beer brands. As the official brewery partner, Jever will be accompanying – and refreshing – the Hamburg Cruise Days and its visitors. www.jever.de

Hapag-Lloyd Cruises, one of the world’s leading cruise lines, will be represented by the MS Europa at the Hamburg Cruise Days. In addition, the shipping company is participating as partner for the golf area within the theme island Spa & Sports on the Marco Polo Terraces.  www.hlkf.de



MARINEPOOL has again joined the team as clothing partner, and will be supplying the official merchandise range for the Hamburg Cruise Days. MARINEPOOL is a leading brand in maritime lifestyle and sailing clothing and is European market leader for life jackets in the sports and leisure segment. www.marinepool.com

HafenCity Hamburg GmbH is the event’s area partner; several themed islands and events at the Hamburg Cruise Days will be located here. www.hafencity.com


MSC Kreuzfahrten is the German subsidiary of MSC Cruises, the world’s largest privately-owned cruise company. With the christening of the MSC Preziosa in March 2013, the fleet now comprises 12 ships. Whether they’re travelling in Northern Europe, the Caribbean, the Emirates, Canaries, South Africa or South America: a Mediterranean lifestyle is always part of the experience on all MSC ships. MSC Cruises will be attending the Hamburg Cruise Days with the elegant MSC Magnifica and, as a partner of the event, will be presenting the blue MSC firework display on Friday evening. www.msc-kreuzfahrten.de

For over 65 years, Costa ships have been sailing the world’s oceans, making holiday dreams come true. The ships offer passengers the ideal mixture of Italian lifestyle, hospitality and cuisine, combined with great entertainment and relaxation. The Costa fleet, which is the largest in Europe, currently comprises 14 ships which sail under the Italian flag. The company is due to take delivery of a new ship in October 2014. www.costacruise.com

The brand Volkswagen brand delivers innovative, responsible mobility to many people – all over the world. As one of the most successful automotive producers in the world, the Group produces vehicles in 14 countries for customers in more than 150 markets. In 2013 Volkswagen shipped 5.9 million cars, setting a new record. With more than 70 different models, Volkswagen has a strong standing in all key market segments. Volkswagen’s target is to establish the Group as the most innovative and sustainable automaker in the world by 2018. This strategy will be boosted by the “Think Blue” programme, which has been set up to make products and production even more environmentally sustainable. Volkswagen is "Das Auto". www.volkswagen.de

SANI is one of the leading suppliers of mobile infrastructure in Europe, providing flexible room and sanitary systems. As the official partner of the Hamburg Cruise Days, Sani will be providing all public sanitary facilities for the event. www.sani.de

Will you become a sponsor of Hamburg Cruise Days 2014?

Get in touch with:

bergmanngruppe / uba gmbh
Uwe Bergmann
Offakamp 23
22529 Hamburg
Email: ub(at)uba-events.de
Fon: +49 40 41 00 95 27