City of Coral Springs is Recognized by the Florida Festivals & Events

Published on September 10, 2021

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Coral Springs, FL – The City of Coral Springs is pleased to announce its recognition from the Florida Festivals & Events Association (FFEA) with two SUNsational Awards for 2021, as well as two additional awards for 2020.
“During the COVID-19 pandemic, regardless of the challenges faced, the city’s events team worked hard to reimagine events for the community. These awards honor the dedication and creativity of the staff members who plan and host these events for our residents,” said Alexander Falcone, Director of Emergency Management and Special Events.
With more than 400 submissions by 50 organizations and individuals, the City of Coral Springs received SUNsational Awards in the following categories:
Photo Opportunity Area - 2nd Place, Downtown in December Tree Lighting
Event Photo - 3rd Place, Coral Springs Holiday Drive-Thru Experience
Event Photo - 2nd Place, Artoberfest
Promotional Mailer - 3rd Place, Artoberfest
The awards are judged in three different budget levels and 20 different categories by a blue-ribbon panel representing media outlets, printing companies, website designers, photographers, promotional marketing professionals and social media experts.
“The SUNsational Awards have recognized and celebrated the talents of our members for more than two decades,” said Suzanne Neve, CEO of the FFEA.  “We’re proud of our members and their events – and excited to recognize them in this way each year. This year in particular was incredibly rewarding as we showcased the innovation and resilience of festival and event organizers throughout the state during this unprecedented time.”
For a complete list of winners, visit