SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10TH, 2022
10AM TO 9PM
YAVAPAI COUNTY COURTHOUSE PLAZA
"It was a wonderful 'hope filled' day and many I spoke with were so appreciative of the love they felt throughout the event day. You had a great team working with you and it was obvious everyone cared about recovery and helping others no matter what their station in life. It was an honor to participate."
Snow Peabody - Arizona State Director of Teen Challenge
So we can fulfill gratitude commitments to our Sponsors and Donors
*** SPONSOR DEADLINE: AUG 20th, 2022 ***
Dear Friend of Hope Fest Arizona!
It's Time! Northern Arizona's Premier Community Gathering HOPE FEST Arizona 2022 – the 10th Annual will take place on Saturday, September 10th.
Last year's event was the best attended with over 11.3K guests, independently verified by the City of Prescott Tourism Department. Throughout the day, a steady flow of guests came to the Yavapai Courthouse Plaza.
The estimated economic impact to the City & Yavapai County was approx. $3.03M (per the City of Prescott estimates). See the 2021 Overview for more information.
HFAZ grows every year: 2021 was the best HOPE FEST Arizona yet! The event's name recognition has grown within our community. So has HFAZ's dedication to its mission to serve: Veterans, Active Military, First Responders, their Families, and the Vulnerable of Yavapai County through the HOPE Serves Family Resource Fair.
Documented survey results and endorsement responses indicate guests, service vendors, and volunteers are engaged in improving their community. They see the Festival as a way to be actively involved locally and look forward to returning to HOPE FEST every year!
"HOPE FEST Arizona is a destination event beloved by visitors and our community." City of Prescott
120 Service Providers
The Veteran Family Service Area assisted over 1000 families
Northern Arizona VA – 6 divisions to serve Veterans
Record numbers of Gift of Warmth donations of cold-weather clothing
The Fostering Hope Award 2021 recipient, Firefighter Angel Foundation received a $2,000 donation award.
The FREE Family Fun Zone and the Car & Motorcycle Show, the largest in our history, attracted thousands of guests.
Plans for 2022 include the noon Opening Ceremony commemorating the 21st Anniversary of 9/11, the return and decommission of the 'traveling' memorial tribute flags: the Fallen Military HONOR and REMEMBER and the Fallen First Responder HONOR and SACRIFICE Flags. Also, scheduled for HOPE FEST's Tenth Year: The Fostering Hope Award, the FREE Family Fun Zone, the Car & Motorcycle Show, and loads of entertainment and speakers.
This year's HOPE FEST AZ theme is "Love First!" Love is the only thing that can change the unchangeable. Love heals, uplifts, strengthens, energizes, refreshes, and renews. Love is the most powerful force in the universe, especially when we choose to Love First.
HOPE FEST Arizona is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization managed by an all-volunteer staff that is financed entirely through donor, corporate sponsor, and trade relationships – working together to impact the lives of our neighbors!