What is FestForums®?

FestForums® is a festival and conference for ALL FESTIVAL industry leaders, event producers, and artists.

With an exhibit hall and panels addressing

  • cutting-edge technology

  • talent

  • ticketing

  • cannabis

  • sponsorships

  • operations

  • sustainability

  • charitable work

  • innovation

  • safety

FestForums® brings together festivals and events of all sizes for networking, collaboration, professional development, and fun!


Upcoming 2019 Events:

FESTFORUMS®
San Francisco 

May 6-8
the lodge at the regency center
1290 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94109

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FESTFORUMS®
Santa Barbara

November 20-22
Hilton Santa Barbara
Beachfront Resort
633 E Cabrillo Blvd
Santa Barbara, CA 93103

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FESTFORUMS®
Dual admission

Get passes to both events at the same time

 
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What The Industry Says About FestForums®

 
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“The diversity of the attendees is the key to the success of FestForums.
It seems the attendees are as well curated as the panels..“
-Kevin Lyman
Founder CEO, Vans Warped Tour

 
 
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Laurie & Stuart & all the staff put together an amazing and well thought out program for the entire conference. Informative, educational, fun…and wonderful memories created.
Chuck Leavell - Recording Artist – The Rolling Stones

 
 

Major vision. Remarkable.
Archie McLaren
Founder & Chairman, Central Wine Classic

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It’s an honor to receive the FestForums Sustainability Award. The conference was a perfect opportunity to further conversations and inspire people to take the next steps in greening festivals across the country.
Jack Johnson
Recording Artist, Co-Founder & Director, Kokua Hawaii Foundation & Johnson Ohana Charitable Foundation

 
 

It was wonderful to meet such an inspiring group of women who are making real change in the industry.
Wendy Guerrero
Festival Director, Bentonville Film Festival

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With so many great minds and event organizers in one place, ideas and opportunities will be abundant.
Forbes

 

Interested in exhibiting at FestForums?

 

All Sponsorships Include:

• Logo placement on website, conference signage, and wherever applicable

• Company description, video, and other media to go with logo on website (optional)

• Registration code for 2 All access passes

• 50% discount on any additional passes

• 4 Complimentary passes for festival clients

 
 
 
 
 

sampling of past attendees

Photo Gallery

 

FestForums Presenting Sponsors