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Thank you for taking the time to renew your membership with the IFEA. To renew your IFEA Membership online, please follow the steps listed below:

1. LOG-IN to your IFEA Member Profile: LOG-IN HERE
  • Log-In using your personal email address and password
  • If you do not remember your password, please click "Forgot Password", located under the sign-in. Reset instructions will be emailed to you. Passwords are case sensitive.
  • You will now now logged in to "My Profile".
2. Select "EDIT PROFILE" in the "My Profile" section of this page, to review your member data and make any changes as needed.
  • Your IFEA Member Number is listed in this area if needed.
3. TO RENEW YOUR IFEA MEMBERSHIP, please select the 'RENEW' button located under your picture on your profile screen.

4. If you wish to purchase any other IFEA Products or Services, click on 'Shop IFEA' located at the top of the page to add additional products to your cart.

Other Ways to Renew Your IFEA Membership:

  • If you received a renewal invoice in the mail and would like to pay by check, please return payment via the mail.
  • If you would like to renew your IFEA Membership over the phone, please contact: Beth Petersen, Director of Member Services at +1-208-433-0950 ext: 8160 or email and she will be happy to contact you.


Tired of having to remember to renew your IFEA Membership each year? Why not look into renewing your IFEA Membership for multiple years?

It not only will secure your IFEA Membership for the next few years at the same membership rate for each of those years, but it is also a great opportunity to support the IFEA at the same time!

If you're interested in renewing your IFEA Membership for 2, 3, 4, 5 years or more, please contact Beth Petersen, IFEA Director of Member Services at or call: +1-208-433-0950 ext: 8160 and she will be happy to help you.



If you can’t get to the education, we’ll bring it to you! IFEA Webinars (Live and On-Demand) offer valuable Festival & Event Industry education hosted by industry leaders covering a wide variety of topics important to your organization’s success. Most importantly, all Live Presentations of IFEA Webinars are available for FREE to IFEA Members!


The IFEA Facebook Affinity Groups and our Member Only Virtual Affinity Groups on Zoom are the perfect outlet for those wishing to exchange ideas, thoughts, information, brainstorm and more about the effects, impact and ramifications of COVID-19 now and moving forward, on your event and the Festivals & Events Industry as a whole with your fellow industry peers.


There’s no time more important than right now, to connect with your fellow Festival & Event Industry peers. Membership with the IFEA provides you with access to a global list of your peers available in two easy-to-use formats including our printed style version: Who's Who of Festivals & Events Directory of Membership and our Online Membership Directory. Use the IFEA’s ready-made network to expand your network and reach out to your peers.


Whether you’re looking for an experienced employee to fill that vital position or you’re interested in advancing yourself in the festivals and events field, IFEA's Job Bank can help! (Did You Know…IFEA’s Job Bank is a valuable resource available at no charge, only to IFEA Members?)


Sponsored by Kaliff Insurance:There is no better place to catch up on the latest Festival & Event Industry trends, issues and valuable educational articles than IFEA’s quarterly magazine, “ie: the business of international events”. (Did You Know…IFEA Members have exclusive access to ALL past issues, articles, and columns of the magazine?)


Whether we’re sharing our valuable benefits, resources, products and services available to you in our IFEA Weekly Update; bringing you the latest Festival & Event Headlines from across the globe in our IFEA Event Insider; or announcing important news about the COVID-19 pandemic in our IFEA Important Information emails, each e-newsletter contains valuable information for you and your organization. (Make sure your email is always up to date with us, as you won’t want to miss a single issue.)


Stay up to date on important COVID-19 pandemic resources as they relate to the Festivals & Events Industry through our IFEA COVID-19 Resource page (including resources from the CDC, WHO,, US Dept of Homeland Security and more) and our online COVID-19 Forum Webinars. (Did You Know…IFEA Members have exclusive access to the on-demand Webinar recordings!)


Do you have Press Releases you want to share about your Festival/Organization/Company or are looking to see what your fellow IFEA Members from around the globe are up to? Be sure to share them on the IFEA Member News section at (Did You Know…Only IFEA Members are able to share their Press Releases)?


Are you looking for examples of contracts, handbooks, and operation/marketing materials? Look no further than the IFEA’s Industry Templates section at Shared by fellow IFEA Members over the years, why re-create the wheel, when you can view what others have already created! ( Did You Know…Only IFEA Members have access to this valuable resource?)


Presented by two of the most respected professional associations in our industry – the IFEA and the NRPA (National Recreation and Park Association) – the Event Management School at Oglebay National Training Center in West Virginia was designed around the concept of bringing new and mid-career industry professionals together with some of the most highly respected and experienced professionals in the field, for a comprehensive educational and networking opportunity. (Did You Know…IFEA Members receive considerable savings on Registration Fees?)


Sponsored by Kaliff Insurance: Looking to give your career a boost? Take a moment to look at IFEA’s Certified Festival & Event Executive Certification Program. (Did You Know…Signing up for the CFEE FastTrack program will save you considerably in funds and time, allowing you to complete your CFEE in one year with even more savings for IFEA Members!)


In addition to the many valuable COVID-19 Resources available at, we have a lengthy list of Safety & Security / Risk Management Guides, Manuals, Table Top Exercises, Tools, Resources & Videos provided by some of the top professionals in our industry and around the globe. While we cannot predict or prevent every tragedy, we can do our best to limit these types of incidences by sharing knowledge and information through our IFEA network. ( Did You Know…Only IFEA Members have access to these valuable resources?)


Responding to the changing marketplace that those in our industry must now do business in, the IFEA has created a menu of cost-effective programs and resources that can help your event or organization succeed even in turbulent times. From Economic Impact Studies; our Safety Audited Event Program; On-Site Consultations; Training Presentations; Sponsorship Audits and more, take a moment to consider how you could maximize your return by using IFEA Professional Products and Services at your Event. ( Did You Know…IFEA Members receive considerable savings over the Non-Member price?)


When event professionals are ready to buy, they turn to the IFEA’s Event Resource Marketplace (ERM). Filled with industry-friendly and targeted suppliers/service providers, the IFEA’s ERM is the most complete global resource for products and services in the festivals and events industry.


  • At the IFEA, all members are considered equal and critical to the success of our industry, and vendor members have the same access to the full range of member benefits that festival and event organizations do, plus: Priority referral on inquires received by IFEA for goods and services. • Increased visibility with complimentary inclusion in IFEA’s Event Resource Marketplace • Discounts on Advertising Opportunities in IFEA print and digital publications and online at • Reduced Registration Rates for the IFEA Expo • Member Priority Early Selection of Expo Booth Space at the IFEA Expo • IFEA/Haas & Wilkerson Pinnacle Award Categories – Specific categories available just for Vendors • Discounted rates on IFEA Mailing Lists.

    Sponsored by Haas & Wilkerson Insurance: If you go to only one industry educational opportunity each year, the IFEA Annual Convention & Expo is the place to be. Offering three days with your festival and event industry peers from around the globe, sharing ideas, experiences and opportunities that can be taken home and put to immediate use in your own community, the IFEA Convention is the top networking event in our industry. ( Did You Know: IFEA Members receive considerable savings on Convention Registration Fees?)


    One of the most important components of the IFEA’s Annual Convention, the IFEA Expo is the top trade show in our industry for bringing together the creative products, services and solutions of our suppliers/exhibitors, with the leadership and decision makers who call the shots for festivals and events around the world. ( Did You Know…IFEA Members receive substantial savings on Expo Registration Fees?)


    After all the hard work you've put into your festival, your contributions to the festivals and events industry and the city where you put on your spectacular events, don’t pass up the opportunity to receive much-deserved recognition. Through IFEA's five outstanding award programs, there's many opportunities to get the recognition, credibility and headlines you so deserve. (Did You Know…IFEA Members have exclusive access to view the actual winning entries from past IFEA/Haas & Wilkerson Pinnacle Awards Competitions and IFEA World Festival & Event City Award recipient entries.)

    AND SO MUCH MORE . . .

    Really . . . we could go on and on about all our benefits and resources. If you haven’t already scoured our website (sponsored by Saffire), head to to check out what else we have available.
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