Welcome to the Southeast Festivals & Events  Association

Our Mission: To strengthen, educate and advance the festivals and events industry throughout the Southeast. The Southeast Festivals & Events Association (SFEA) is a 501 (c) 6 membership based organization comprised of festival and event planners, venues, and industry service providers. SFEA was founded in 2009 to strengthen the festival and event industry throughout the southeast United States by hosting educational sessions, networking opportunities, award recognition, and additional events throughout the year; thus allowing for continued professional growth within the festivals and events industry. Membership is open to those in the festivals and events industry as well as those wanting to get their start and learn more about this exciting profession.  Secure your membership today!

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Conference Speaker: 
Jeff English

Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition 

The list of complex legal issues facing the festival and event industry continues to grow each year.  Let’s spend an hour discussing your event’s legal standing on such issues as protesters, waivers, conceal and carry, risk management, and today’s hot topic – drones!  We’ll also reserve time for Q&A so you can maybe save your budget on some of those legal bills back home.


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"Our SFEA membership has provided me with the opportunity to network with so many talented professionals from the festivals/events industry. I have learned so much from SFEA, and have been able to apply this knowledge to the events in our community to help keep them new and exciting. Being part of SFEA is like having the inside scoop on what's trending to be the "next big thing" in the industry." - Mandy Harrison, Blessing of the Fleet/McIntosh Chamber, Darrien, GA

Southeast Festivals & Events Association, PO Box 720152, Atlanta, GA 30358

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