The 20th Annual Florida Festivals and Events Association Convention and Trade Show will take place August 13 - 15, 2014 at the Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Resort in Orlando, FL. It will provide unmatched educational and networking opportunities. 

CLICK HERE to view photos from the 2013 Convention held in Bonita Springs. Special thanks to our incredible photographer, Aaron Lurie of VMA Studios.



"The FFEA Convention and Trade Show provides a tremendous opportunity for event planners and producers to learn and network.The speakers are phenomenal - the best in event industry. It is a wonderful opportunity to network with other event planners  and producers, as well as vendors and sponsors. And, all for an affordable price! I never miss it!"     

Dutch Sanger, Director Panama City Downtown Improvement Board

This 3-day high quality event will attract nearly 300 event planners, producers, suppliers and sponsors.

36 educational breakout sessions will provide attendees with proven methods and new ways on how to manage and grow their events.

Topic tracks will include:

  • Sponsorship solicitation, development and retention
  • Cost effective marketing, including the new social medias
  • Creative programs and partnerships
  • Volunteer recruitment, scheduling and appreciation
  • Helpful operational and administrative techniques
  • Valuable personal growth tips

A tradeshow, featuring 40 event suppliers showcasing their most up-to-date products and services, will be open all three days.

Promotional items, entered into the SUNsational Awards Program, will be on display throughout the event; the winners will be announced during the awards dinner on Thursday, August 14th.

A silent auction, benefiting the FFEA educational fund, will take place on Thursday evening.   

Entertainment Showcases will features some of the best talent available for your event.

Whether you are an event planner, producer, supplier or sponsor, attending the FFEA Convention and Trade Show will increase your bottom line.

Registration  •  Agenda  •  Educational Sessions   •   Exhibitor Information

Entertainment Showcases   •  Silent Auction   •  SUNsational Awards

Hotel Accommodations  •   Travel Information   •   Convention Committees