The festival is held in Downtown Sanford, FL at the Wayne Densch Performing Arts Center, one of only a handful of historic theaters remaining in Florida. Sanford is located just thirty minutes north of Orlando and thirty minutes south of Daytona Beach. Sanford is of Central Florida’s oldest incorporated cities and offers brick-lined streets, towering oaks, elegant store-fronts and large, nineteenth-century Victorian homes.
Preferred Travel and Lodging Options:
Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB) is Simpler. Faster. Better.
Located just 5 minutes from Downtown Sanford, SFB is the Airport of choice for the Love Your Shorts Film Festival with convenient flights from nearly 50 markets throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, Scandinavia and South America. Check us out for your travel needs at www.FlySanford.com and enjoy a Simpler airport design, Faster airport processing and a Better airport experience. Remember, We Are SFB: Simpler. Faster. Better.
SpringHill Suites by Marriott is just minutes away from our festival venue in Downtown Sanford and steps away from the Seminole Towne Center Mall. As a suite-only hotel it features free Wi-Fi, wet bar, mini-fridge, microwave, sofa bed, and a complimentary hot breakfast buffet. SPECIAL FESTIVAL RATE OF $85 PER NIGHT IF BOOKED BEFORE 1/24/2013 – CLICK HERE TO BOOK YOUR ROOM. Or call (407) 995-1000 and mention Love Your Shorts to receive this rate.
Thrifty Car Rental is worldwide and in the airport of your next travel destination. We highly recommend a car rental during your time in Sanford as public transportation is limited.
Things To Do
Of course the Central Florida area is known for Walt Disney World and Universal which are just 45 minutes south of Sanford. But here are a few alternatives if the theme parks do not interest you. Also, the beaches (New Smyrna and Daytona) are just about a half hour to the east of us.