WHAT TO EXPECT AT THE EVENT?
The one day Caribbean flavored event offers an assortment of local, state and international musical groups and artists performing the ever popular and contagious Latin Salsa tunes. Attendees can also treat themselves to flavorful Caribbean food and other cuisines while entertainment and activities, suitable for the entire family are taking place throughout the park.
WHO WILL ENJOY THE EVENT?
Since its beginning, the Latin Salsa Festival has become a popular with the evolving and culturally diverse Emerald Coast residents, as well as with its summertime visitors, with entire families gathering at the Fort Walton Beach Landing looking to enjoy something new, entertaining and, in good taste while vacationing in the region. Festival fans from as far as 200 miles come to Fort Walton Beach to enjoy the event.
HOW CAN THE EVENT HELP YOUR BUSINESS?
The above mentioned resources also make the event a great advertising tool for local and national firms to showcase their products and/or services. As a vendor, sponsor, or contributor to the event, businesses will be given the opportunity to expose their brands and services to thousands of festival attendees.
HOW MAY YOUR BUSINESS HELP THE EVENT?
We are presently accepting monetary contributions from potential sponsors, merchandise or service vendors, as well as contributors or merchandise or services for the event. Gifts or specialty items that are representative of the businesses and deemed appropriate to be given away by way of raffles, gifts or presentations are most welcomed. Gifted items help organizers raise funds for much needed event operations and logistics.
OUR COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
Event organizers and volunteers are proud of their community involvements. A portion of the proceeds raised through the event benefits the local AMI Kids, and the Emerald Coast programs. The national 'Marrow Registry' has also participated at the event with dozens of participants registering at the event since 2009. Locally, high school students participate at the event though our Free Booth Offers, which help them raise funds for their school programs or activities. Organizers wholeheartedly believe that; better neighbors make for better relationships and consequently stronger communities in which to live.
AMI Kids is the official benefactor of NWFBA, Inc. A portion of the proceeds raised at this event benefits AMI Kids, Emerald Coast.
Please visit AMI Kids Emerald Coast to learn more about the work of this wonderful youth organization.
RECENT CONTRIBUTORS TO THE LATIN SALSA FESTIVAL INCLUDE:
The Greater City of Fort Walton Beach ♦ Business World Printing Company ♦ Cox Communications ♦ Eglin Federal Credit Union ♦ Office of Dr. Eddie Negron, MD ♦ Downtown FWB Merchants ♦ Logan's Roadhouse ♦ Helen Back ♦ Quality Inn Bayside ♦ Krispy Kreme Doughnuts ♦ Popeye's Fried Chicken ♦ AMI Kids Emerald Coast ♦ Lumi Pod
Please contact us for more details or to join us as a vendor, donate cash or goods.
You are cordially invited to become a sponsor, contributor or vendor at this unique and fun community event
The Latin Salsa Festival offers live music, Caribbean food, entertainment and activities suitable for the entire family