Long, long ago, some ancient human decided that planting seeds and reaping the produce was a safer approach to food production than chasing larger, stronger and toothier animals. Since that time, the agriculture sector has flourished with each passing year. The world is trying to feed more people with less land, so the interest in…
What is FreedomFest?
FreedomFest is an annual festival where free minds meet to celebrate “great books, great ideas, and great thinkers” in an open-minded environment.
It is independent, non-partisan, and not affiliated with any organization or think tank. FreedomFest invites the best and the brightest thought influencers from around the world to talk, strategize, socialize, and celebrate liberty. FreedomFest is open to all and is purely egalitarian; speakers, attendees, and exhibitors are treated with equal respect and interest.
Engage with over 250 experts and leaders in their field and meet the geniuses behind the liberty movement.
Network with the best free-market and pro-liberty think tanks and organizations.
Enjoy a full three days, chock full of compelling debates, exciting panels, rousing speeches and social events.
Attend the world’s only libertarian film festival at no extra charge.
FreedomFest Attracts the Best and Most Fascinating Speakers
LARRY ELDERRadio Show Host
PETER SCHIFFCEO, Euro Pacific Capital
JENNIFER GROSSMANCEO, The Atlas Society
NICK GILLESPIEEditor At Large, Reason.com & ReasonTV
Monetary systems have a job to do, and money has a specific role within monetary systems. The job of the monetary system is to track what value an individual adds to the economy and ensure that more value is received than is put in. If a monetary system does not do this, then it will…
Pope Francis made waves 2-1/2 years ago when he published his bold and earnest encyclical Laudato si’, which tackles the crucial issue of how we can uplift the lives of the poor. Since then the pope has continued to raise numerous questions regarding free-market capitalism and to call for increased government powers to end poverty.…
“It's Burning Man for Libertarians, or a Gathering of the Lost 10 Tribes. It's a ‘Jerusalem dig’ for agnostics and God-seekers alike. Or a World's Fair for Alternative Answers...but always fun.”
"I had a terrific time at FreedomFest; probably the best time I've had. I saw lots of friends, ate well, slept well, stayed out of the sun . . . "
Stephen Cox, editor, Liberty Magazine
“Having now experienced FreedomFest, it makes wonder why I haven’t been coming all ten years!”
William Baldwin, editor, Forbes (1999-2010)
“I’m a big fan of FreedomFest and wouldn’t miss it for the world”.
“FreedomFest is a national treasure”.
Gene Epstein, economics editor, Barron’s
“FreedomFest doesn’t just ride the curve, it invents it”.
"You libertarians know how to have a good time with dancing, skits, mock trials, magic acts, yoga, silver dollars, and fun debates, all in the world's most laissez faire city. It was incredible".
“FreedomFest is truly the best conference I’ve ever attended. Nothing compares to it”.
Jeff Berwick, The Dollar Vigilante
“FreedomFest is where the best ideas and strategies are fleshed out. I wouldn’t miss it for the world”.
Steve Forbes, Forbes magazine
"FreedomFest made summer in Vegas even hotter!"
Charles Gasparino, CNBC #1 Reporter
“The most intense, rewarding, intellectual, create-your-own 3-day conference I’ve ever attended”.
Bob Poole, co-founder, Reason
“FreedomFest is the kingpin of conferences!”
"You have created one of the greatest franchises ever in the history of conferences”.
Sheldon Jacobs, NY
“I don’t go to many conferences anymore but I love to come to FreedomFest. This is my 8 th in a row. People ask, ‘why do you go?’ It’s always a treat for me to listen and meet people from all around the world in different professions - academics, journalists, politicians, etc. I wouldn’t miss it”.
Floyd Brown, Western Journalism
“You’ve made FreedomFest into THE mandatory conference for all lovers of liberty. Congratulations!”
George Gilder, MA
“My favorite conference - always love to attend!”
Marji Ross, Publisher, Regnery Publishing
“I’m counting the days until next year’s festival. Literally. 360 to go….”
“I love FreedomFest - wonderfully interesting people and non-stop intellectual stimulation. The debates are great. Keep doing them. I’m really looking forward to July in Las Vegas”.
John Mackey, Whole Food Markets
FreedomFest is an intense three days
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