FFOREST FEST (FFF) would like to thank its sponsors. Without them, this new festival would not be possible.
SHAW MEDIA: VIP SPONSOR
The third oldest, continuously owned and operated family newspaper in the nation, Shaw Media has a history of being committed to the community. As the nation’s 8th-largest newspaper publisher, Shaw Media has seen success due to our talented group of over 300 employees who put their very best into Shaw Media’s award-winning daily and weekly print and online publications located in Illinois and Iowa. More information
HERITAGE CORRIDOR CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU: OFFICIAL SPONSOR
The Heritage Corridor Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) ignites, influences, and impacts the visitor experience through tourism partnerships within the communities and counties along the historic I&M Canal National Heritage Corridor. Starting just a few miles southwest of Chicago and extending southwest through Starved Rock Country. More information
TRUE NORTH: VIP SPONSOR
True North is a ‘tourists attraction for shoppers’ located in Morris, IL. Open 7 days a week, 10am to 7pm. This 10,000 square foot warehouse is packed with vintage, antiques, handmade, plants and clothing from 125 of the BEST vendors, makers and brands in the Midwest. Items are added every hour and there truly is something for everyone. (Did someone say disco ball, indoor swing, arcade, and a pond?) More information
RICHARD A. OLSON & ASSOCIATES, INC.: VIP SPONSOR
Based in Morris, IL, Richard A. Olson & Associates is a full service auction and real estate company that reaches clients throughout the Midwest and nationwide. They specialize in real estate, auctions, valuation, land auctions, and farm auctions and equipment. More Information
GRUNDY COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERECE: OFFICIAL SPONSOR
Established in 1947, the Grundy County Chamber of Commerce & Industry’s mission is to support its membership, promote economic development, and preserve and enhance the quality of life in the county. More information
ILLINOIS VINTAGE FEST: MARKET SPONSOR
Illinois Vintage Fest (IVF) is a mobile market that changes locations with its events. If you are familiar with IVF, then you know their vendors bring the best vintage clothing, vintage home goods, oddities and fun thrifted fashion. They are helping to organize the vendor market, and make this an epic event. More information
SCOUT FLEA MARKET: MARKET SPONSOR
Scout Flea Market (SFM) has been in the area, producing flea markets for 8 years. In the past they used to produce large monthly flea markets in Kendall County, attracting thousands of shoppers. Currently they host pop-up markets, twice-a-year in Morris at True North. SFM vendors bring salvage, thrift, vintage clothing, handmade and fun, all at reasonable prices. More information
CITY OF MORRIS: COMMUNITY PARTNER
The City of Morris has something for everybody. Visit us for the day and experience all the charm and hospitality our community has to offer. The City celebrates its many community festivals and events, including FForest Fest. Its eclectic and historical downtown with unique shops, and its many great restaurants makes it a terrific place to visit. FForest Fest could not happen without their support from the City. More information
SAMANTHA SMILES YOGA: FRIEND OF FFOREST FEST
Samantha started doing yoga at home with Youtube videos, specifically targeting her physical pain, and her career. A spark lit up inside her and started noticing more than pain reduction; including but not limited to; mindset shifts, better sleep quality, more energy, clarity, a quieter mind, and a new sense of profound freedom. She noticed the mental illness she deeply struggled with since her early teens, diminishing.
SIGN UP FOR YOGA AT FFOREST FEST HERE.
THE HEALING SPIRIT: OFFICIAL SPONSOR
Take care of your Mind, Body, and Soul with Healing Spirit. Healing Spirit offers many services to assist your healing process, which include: Massage Therapy, Facials, CranioSacral Therapy, Hand & Foot Treatments, Personal Training, Reflexology, Microdermabrasion, Waxing Services, Personal Alignment & More!
GRUNDY COUNTY HEALTH DEPT: MAKER SPONSOR
The Grundy County Health Department is located in the Grundy County Administration Building at 1320 Union Street in Morris. Many services are provided through the Health Department including immunizations, Nursing, clinic, WIC, and more.
LORRIE TOLER: OFFICIAL SPONSOR
Lorrie Toler is an award winning realtor based in Morris with Century 21 Coleman-Hornsby. She services Morris and many surrounding areas, and can help you to buy or sell.
KRISTEN KOPPERS: FRIEND OF FFOREST FEST
Kristen Koppers, NBCT. Kristen Koppers teaches English 2 and English 4 College Prep at a public High School in Illinois. Being an educator for 15 years, students learn to reach their full potential by creating projects for an authentic audience. Mrs. Koppers is a self-published author of Circle: A Collection of Poetry and Prose and Orchards Point.
MICHAEL REBRESH: FRIEND OF FFOREST FEST
Michael Rebresh is a resident of the 16th Congressional District and a successful businessman of more than 23 years. Unlike President Biden, he actually drives an 18-wheeler truck as owner and operator of Azamon Logistics. He was the personal chauffeur to legendary Cubs’ third base man and broadcaster, Ron Santo for ten years and authored a book about his unique experience called, “Left and Rights with Ron Santo.” In 2020, he founded Million Unmasked March and led protests against unsafe child mask restrictions implemented by the State of Illinois.
Thank you to our sponsors!
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