What is FestForums®?
FestForums® is a conference for ALL FESTIVAL industry leaders. Addressing cutting-edge technology, talent, ticketing, sponsorships, scheduling, merchandising, operations, sustainability, charitable work, innovation and safety, FestForums® brings together festivals and events of all sizes for collaboration and professional development.
FESTFORUMS® Santa Barbara
Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront
(Formerly The Fess Parker Resort)
What The Industry Says About FestForums®
“The diversity of the attendees is the key to the success of FestForums.
It seems the attendees are as well curated as the panels..“
Founder CEO, Vans Warped Tour
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
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
With so many great minds and event organizers in one place, ideas and opportunities will be abundant.