Get Involved

6 Ways to Get Involved With Kid fest:

1. Sponsors

Kidfest 2013Kid fest is a well-known annual community event that is filled with children’s activities, entertainment, food, early education information and, most of all, fun for the whole family. More than 100 area organizations and businesses set up various types of free activities for children of all ages, while numerous entertainers showcase their talents throughout the day. It’s a fun-filled event for children of all ages and children at heart! Your contribution to Kid fest will support the vital programs and services of EEC. Special Thanks to last year’s Kid fest sponsors! For more information about becoming a Kid fest sponsor, call Sabara Quinn  at 850-872-7550, ext 2282 Sponsors Form: Download (You may need to download Adobe Acrobat)

2. Children’s Activities

EEC invites all interested businesses and organizations to plan an activity for children during the festival at no cost. Some past activities have included face painting, hopscotch, balloon animals, sand art and a ring toss.Kidfest 2013 The activity should not include the selling of items or asking for donations. However, you are allowed to pass out business cards, flyers, brochures or any other information to promote your business or organization. For more information about organizing a children’s activity, contact Amy Slay at 850-872-7550 ext. 2323 or aslay@eeckids.org Children’s Activity Booth Application Form: Download (You may need to download Adobe Acrobat)

3. Entertainment

Not only does Kid fest offer a variety of fun activities for children to enjoy, it also invites local entertainers and civic groups to perform for the festival attendees. Dancers, puppeteers, singers and many others have showcased their talents during the festival. For more information about performing at Kid fest, contact Chris Christian (chrisc@eeckids.org) at 850-872-7550 ext. 2235 or Toshiya Connor (toshiyac@eeckids.org).  Entertainment Application Form: Download (You may need to download Adobe Acrobat)

4. Vendors

Food Vendors Kidfest 2013Individuals or businesses interested in selling food and beverages during the event are invited to participate. More than 6,000 people attend the event annually. A tent, table and chairs will not be provided by EEC. Participants may choose from various booth sizes to accommodate their needs. Current booth prices are listed on the application located below. For more information about becoming a food vendor, contact Janice Flowers at 850-872-7550 ext. 2231 or janicef@eeckids.org. Food Vendor Application Form: Download (You may need to download Adobe Acrobat) Retail Vendors Individuals or businesses who are interested in selling retail items during the event are invited to participate. More than 8,000 people attend the event annually. A tent, table and chairs will not be provided by EEC. Participants may choose from various booth sizes to accommodate their needs. Current booth prices are listed on the application located below. For more information about becoming a retail vendor, contact Janice Flowers at 850-872-7550 ext. 2231 or janicef@eeckids.org. Retail Vendor Application Form: Download (You may need to download Adobe Acrobat)

5. Volunteers

EEC is seeking those interested in volunteering their time to help with the preparation, activities and conclusion of Kid fest. There are numerous opportunities available the Friday before and Saturday of the event. For more information about becoming a Kid fest volunteer, contact Candice Wells at 850-872-7561 or candicew@eeckids.org. Volunteer Application Form: Download (You may need to download Adobe Acrobat)