Entry Deadline - February 20th, 2017


Any WFEA member who has produced a festival(s) or event(s) is eligible to enter into the awards competition. All entries must have been used for the first time in 2016. A member may enter only one event/festival item in each category. Only WFEA members who have produced the event may submit an entry.


All entries will be organized into one of three (3) categories based on total overall event budget, which is to include both cash and in-kind expenses: $49,999 and Under; $50,000-$249,000 and Over $250,000. The committee reserves the right to combine budget categories based upon the number of entries submitted. Members will receive a confirmation by email that WFEA is in receipt of their entries. Industry professionals will independently judge the entries. Each category has a stated criteria for judging. All entries will be submitted Digitally online to Denise Rice (  Members are encouraged to share with peers and bring their materials to the convention in March.


An application form must accompany each entry. Each entry fee is $15.00 if received by February 20, 2017.  Applications submitted between February 20th-February 25th are $25. If you have multiple entries, we would appreciate a summary page in regards to payment which will be sent to the WFEA office at 6035 Everson Goshen Rd, Bellingham, WA  98226 if online payment is not available.

Entries must be received by end of business February 20th, 2017


Please contact Denise Rice / cell 208-929-0213 or toll-free at 800-562-4442 (Honey Bucket) and ask for her by name.

Application Form


Please submit your digital copy to :

Denise Rise


Bruce Skinner, Executive Director
Washington Festivals & Events Association
mailing address
1015 Georgiana Street
Port Angeles, WA 98362

Membership Rates

We offer 3 different membership rate levels. For students, individuals and organizations - each based on annual budget.

$75 / $100 / $150

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