If you are interested in volunteering and becoming a part of a Pensacola tradition, please join Fiesta of Five Flags at the upcoming Fiesta Forces spring happy hour. The new member sign-up party is scheduled for March 16, 2012 at 5:30 p.m. at Phineas Phoggs, 130 E. Government St. This event is an opportunity to socialize with other Forces members and sign up to work the shifts of your choice for the Pensacola Crawfish Festival and Fiesta Celebration. Admission is free for paid 2012 Fiesta Forces members. New members pay initial dues of $35 which includes a Fiesta Forces T-shirt, nametag and beverages at all events. Returning members pay $25 and guests pay $10.
The Fiesta Forces is a volunteer organization that is the driving force behind Fiesta of Five Flags which hosts more than 20 events per year. Fiesta Forces offers an opportunity to give back to the Pensacola community and have fun in the process. Membership is open to individuals age 21 and over.
Fiesta of Five Flags events include: Pensacola Crawfish Festival presented by Coastal Bank and Trust, Fiesta Children’s Treasure Hunt, Fiesta Sand Sculpture Contest, Fiesta Boat Parade, DeLuna Landing Ceremony, Fiesta All Krewe Ball, Pen Air Federal Credit Union Fiesta Day Parade, and the Pensacola Seafood Festival.
To obtain a membership application, please visit www.fiestaoffiveflags.org, stop by the Fiesta office located at 2121 West Intendencia St., or call 850-433-6512.
About Fiesta of Five Flags
The mission of the Fiesta of Five Flags is to celebrate our heritage, promote tourism, and build pride in Pensacola through festive activities which enhance the quality of life in our community.
About Fiesta Forces
The Fiesta Forces organization was formed in 1990 as a result of increased interest for involvement within the Fiesta organization. At the same time, additional manpower was needed to support the growth of Fiesta-supported events.
The Fiesta Forces mission is to provide the ultimate in festival fun, entertainment and value for our guests. We support the mission by ensuring the continued success of all Fiesta events with our volunteer efforts.