Florida Festivals & Events Association

The Florida Festivals and Events Association (FFEA) is a not-for-profit, membership based organization representing 500 events, festivals, fair and event suppliers. FFEA's mission is to promote and strengthen industry in Florida through education, networking and promotion. As the primary source for education in the events industry, FFEA offers an annual convention and trade show that features 35 educational break-out sessions, 40 exhibitors, 10 networking events and awards program. The 19th Annual FFEA Convention and Trade Show is scheduled for July 31-August 2, 2013 at the Hyatt Coconut Point in Bonita Springs, FL. FFEA offers quarterly seminars, webinars and behind-the-scenes tours on specific topics such as sponsorship, marketing, operations, programming and personal growth. FFEA also produces a monthly newsletter with industry opportunities, tips, ideas, highlights and event listing. For more info, visit FFEA's website at www.ffea.com. For up-to-date information, join the Florida Festivals and Events Association's Facebook page and follow us on Twitter @ffea.