This event would not be possible but for the many who have contributed to its success. On this page we pay tribute to the various individuals and groups who have assisted in offering this festival free to the community.

Event Hosts

Sponsors

To offer this event to the community with free access to the festival grounds, free admission to all entertainment, and free participation in most of the workshops, the necessary expenses in staging this event require the financial backing of businesses and individuals who purchase sponsorships at one of the five levels listed below. If you see representatives of these sponsors, either at our festival or at their business, please take a minute to express your gratitude for their support. Also, please patronize our sponsors – that’s another way to express your appreciation and encourage them to consider us again in the future.

Diamond Level Sponsors

Space Coast Office of Tourism
www.visitspacecoast.com

FDAC – Florida Division of Arts and Culture
dos.fl.gov/cultural

Candlewood Suites
2930 Pineda Causeway
Melbourne, FL 32940
Phone 321-821-9009
candlewoodsuites.com/melbournefl

Northrop Grumman Corporation
www.northropgrumman.com

James Edward Hudock Trust Fund
    thanks to David Clay and Associates

Sandy Michelson
West Melbourne, FL

Susan Grandy & Tom Welch 
Jacksonville, FL

Platinum Level Sponsors

Gold Level Sponsors

The Estate of Bonnie Clark

Silver Level Sponsors

Flight Feather Flutes
     (in memory of Utah Farris)

Sponsored by Jan Childress

Patron Sponsors

JBugaArt
Joyce Bugaiski
Lakeland, FL

Al Neumann
Dover, FL

Willow Creek Woodcraft   [Vendor/Sponsor]
Peter Churcher

More Native Rhythms Supporters

Becoming a Native Rhythms Festival Sponsor

If you would like to join the above list of honored sponsors of the Native Rhythms Festival, please contact us at claire@nativerhythmsfestival.com. We will be happy to discuss our sponsorship program and invite you to become an important part of this event. The more sponsors we can recruit, the bigger this event will become in terms of the entertainers and workshop leaders we can bring in.  Everyone will appreciate your support.

Click here: 2024 Sponsor Letter & Agreement Form to download the 2024 sponsor’s invitation letter and agreement form.

In compliance with the Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services, we state that our registration number is CH19423 and publish the following required statement:

“A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE (800-435-7352) WITHIN THE STATE. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.”