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Space Coast CityFest with Andrew Palau Set for this Weekend... Rain or Shine

Luis Palau Association
March 4, 2021

MELBOURNE, Fla., March 4, 2021 /Christian Newswire/ -- More than 200 churches throughout Brevard County have come together to throw a party for the region. They're calling it Space Coast CityFest with Andrew Palau. With a special emphasis on unity, hope, and good news, the free two-day festival will be held this weekend, March 6-7, at Space Coast Daily Park in Melbourne, Florida.

Accomplished in partnership with the Luis Palau Association—a well-known ministry based in Portland, Oregon—the family-friendly festival will feature award-winning artists Zach Williams, Casting Crowns, Mac Powell, Mandisa, Andy Mineo, and Social Club Misfits. It will also include performances by illusionist John Michael Hinton, a Family Fun Stage, and action sports demonstrations from skateboard, BMX, and freestyle motocross athletes. This will all lead up to a culminating moment on both Saturday and Sunday when evangelist Andrew Palau will share a clear message of hope and faith in Jesus Christ.

The festival comes just days after the announcement that evangelist Luis Palau—father to Andrew Palau and head of the Luis Palau Association—has been placed on hospice care after a three-year fight with lung cancer. While the elder Palau faces his final days, his son Andrew carries on the work of the team with this festival in Brevard County.

In addition to the free two-day festival at Space Coast Daily Park, multiple affinity events and smaller outreaches have been taking place throughout the region. They have included outreaches at local prisons, a youth rally, a gathering for first responders, a luncheon for business and civic leaders, as well as two evangelistic outreach events for women which were led by Andrew's wife, Wendy. Hundreds have attended the events and many have responded to the Gospel invitation. The campaign has also included a regionwide service effort known as CityServe, focusing on the most urgent and pressing social needs in the area.

Details of Space Coast CityFest are below:

    Space Coast Daily Park
    6091 Stadium Parkway
    Melbourne, FL 32940

    Saturday and Sunday, March 6-7, 2021
    Schedule for both days:
    Family Fun Stage: 4-5pm
    Action Sports Demo: 5-6pm
    Main Stage Program: 6-9:30pm

A full schedule of events is available online at www.spacecoastcityfest.org.

Organizers are taking all the necessary precautions to keep attendees healthy and safe. Many safety protocols in accordance with local and state guidelines will be in place, including enhanced cleaning and sanitizing measures, options for contact-free communication and transactions, and adjustments to program and festival layout to accommodate for social distancing. For a full list of safety measures, visit www.spacecoastcityfest.org/covid-19.

Members of the media interested in attending Space Coast CityFest should contact Jay Fordice at jay.fordice@palau.org or 503-341-2297 to arrange for media credentials. Due to safety protocols related to COVID, interviews with Space Coast CityFest participants will be limited.

Space Coast CityFest with Andrew Palau is a region wide evangelistic campaign focused on serving the region and proclaiming the Good News. It came about as a result of years of prayer and planning by hundreds of leaders from the faith, business, and civic communities in Brevard County. The vision is to see the Christian community come together in greater unity, service, and proclamation - showing the community at large the joy, peace, love, and grace of Jesus Christ. For more information on Space Coast CityFest, visit
For more than 26 years Andrew Palau has played a key role in the ministry of the Luis Palau Association. He has been instrumental in building the LPA model for citywide outreach as an evangelist, director, and key team leader. He has guided campaigns, led church relations efforts, trained thousands of believers in friendship evangelism, and proclaimed the Good News of Jesus Christ in person to hundreds of thousands of individuals around the world through evangelistic campaigns. Andrew's festivals have brought him and the Palau Association into partnership with thousands of churches in cities throughout Latin America, Africa, Asia, Europe, Australia, the Caribbean, and the United States of America. In addition to his father, evangelist Luis Palau, Andrew's own weekly radio broadcasts are heard by millions of people on thousands of radio outlets around the world. He is the author of The Secret Life of a Fool, a retelling of his personal journey to faith in Christ, and What is Christmas?, a groundbreaking book published in China in 2012. Along with his wife, Wendy, he is also the main contributor to LPA's online community known as Hope with God with nearly 20 million followers.

SOURCE Luis Palau Association

CONTACT: Jay Fordice, 503-341-2297, jay.fordice@palau.org

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