Events

I know, it's hard to keep track of me. If I'm not traveling the world at events speaking about my powerful story or booksI'm leading an adventure for sure.

Raving fans have joined me for presentations, book signings, and interviews in Boston, Miami, La Crosse, Kauai, Italy, Cuba, and perhaps your neck of the woods this year.

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You can see some of my interview features here:

CBS4 Miami, O MagazineWBZ in BostonSun Sentinel in Florida,

The Garden Island in HawaiiGuideposts Magazine, Empower Radio, TEDx, and more.

See me in action with "Take Your Life and Business to the Next Level with Adventure"

"Overcoming Obstacles and Living a Life Full of Adventure"

Interested in having me appear or speak at your event?
Please contact me with the name of the event/organization, location, date, and time(s) of the event, as well as number of attendees. I also love to attend book clubs whether in-person or even virtually with Skype or Facebook. Drop me a note!

See the line-up of 2018 events:

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February 17th-22nd, 2018 Join Me on the Carnival Paradise Sailing from Tampa to CUBA

I invite you to join me on the Carnival Paradise to sail from Tampa to Key West and to Havana. I will be the guest lecturer on board the ship for all things Cuba. If you are interested in getting a taste of this once forbidden island, its colors, flavors, and rhythms, book your cabin NOW. FYI: Mention my name in booking for VIP privileges.

All 2018 - #ChatAdventure on Twitter the Last Wednesday of the Month at 3:30pm ET

Join me and other adventure lovers to share stories, pictures, and tips. Get on Twitter and search #ChatAdventure and contribute. If you are interested in co-hosting with me or doing a take-over, contact me.

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April 14th-22nd, 2018 "An Unforgettable S.H.I.N.E. Adventure to Northern Spain and the Camino de Santiago" 

**SOLD OUT - CHECK FOR FALL TRIP 2018**

Join us, Meg Nocero and Heidi Siefkas, for a transformational journey on the Camino de Santiago in Northern Spain April 14th-22nd, 2018. Along the famous Camino de Santiago (St. James’ Way), meet new friends and adventurers. Enjoy good food and wine together. Discover things about yourself you can’t do at home. Learn more and secure your spot today with a $300 deposit.

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May 3rd-7th, 2018 Join Me on the Carnival Paradise Sailing from Tampa to CUBA

I invite you to join me on the Carnival Paradise to sail from Tampa to Havana. I will be the guest lecturer on board the ship for all things Cuba. If you are interested in getting a taste of this once forbidden island, its colors, flavors, and rhythms, book your cabin NOW. FYI: Mention my name in booking for VIP privileges.

July 2nd-7th, 2018 Join Me on the Carnival Paradise Sailing from Tampa to CUBA

I invite you to join me on the Carnival Paradise to sail from Tampa to Key West to Havana. I will be the guest lecturer on board the ship for all things Cuba. If you are interested in getting a taste of this once forbidden island, its colors, flavors, and rhythms, book your cabin NOW. FYI: Mention my name in booking for VIP privileges.

August 18-26th, 2018 Join Me for an 8-Day Sail on the Carnival Paradise Sailing from Tampa to Cozumel, Grand Cayman, and CUBA

Join me on the Carnival Paradise to sail for 8-days from Tampa to Cozumel, Grand Cayman, and CUBA. I will be the guest lecturer on board the ship for all things Cuba. If you are interested in getting a taste of this once forbidden island, its colors, flavors, and rhythms, book your cabin NOW. FYI: Mention my name in booking for VIP privileges.

August 26th-Sept 1st, 2018 Enjoy 6-Days on the Carnival Paradise from Tampa to Grand Cayman and CUBA.

Join me on the Carnival Paradise to sail for 6-days from Tampa to Grand Cayman and CUBA. I will be the guest lecturer on board the ship for all things Cuba. If you are interested in getting a taste of this once forbidden island, its colors, flavors, and rhythms, book your cabin NOW. FYI: Mention my name in booking for VIP privileges.

Sept 5th-10th, 2018 Join Me on the Carnival Paradise from Tampa to Cozumel and CUBA

Join me on the Carnival Paradise to sail for 5-days from Tampa to Cozumel and CUBA. I will be the guest lecturer on board the ship for all things Cuba. If you are interested in getting a taste of this once forbidden island, its colors, flavors, and rhythms, book your cabin NOW. FYI: Mention my name in booking for VIP privileges.

 

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October 5-14th, 2018 "A Fall Adventure to Northern Spain and the Camino de Santiago" 

Join me for a transformational journey on the Camino de Santiago in Northern Spain October 5-14th, 2018. Along the famous Camino de Santiago (St. James’ Way), meet new friends and adventurers. Enjoy good food and wine together. Discover things about yourself you can’t do at home. Learn more about the trip and secure your spot with a $300 deposit today!

Past Events

Sept 30th “Looking Up – The Power of Perspective and Fostering Life Change”

Join the Women Inspiring Women of South Florida where I share my story, read from my newly released memoir, When All Balls Drop, and relay my wisdom about perspective and life change.

Cooper City, Florida at The Academy of Glam
6:30-8:30pm
Cost $10
I will have books for purchase and will sign all books
RSVP

October 3rd “The Upside of Losing Everything”

Join me for an inspirational story of survival and life change.  I'll share my triumphant chronicle and its wisdom of looking up, in the Kader Gallery amidst the equally insightful, “With New Eyes” exhibit by Jeff Rennicke. With hope and humor, I will show how you too can reframe life with a new lens.

La Crosse, Wisconsin at The Pump House Regional Arts Center
7:00-7:20pm
Cost free
I will have books for purchase and will sign all books
RSVP

October 4th “Reading Between the Vines”

Join me for a reading and signing of my inspirational memoir, When All Balls Drop: The Upside of Losing Everything. Surrounded by the beauty of Trempealeau and enjoying your favorite Elmaro wine, sit back, relax, and listen to my story with a selection of a few short vignettes followed by a Q&A. You can purchase a copy of When All Balls Drop at the event or in advance at the vineyard (FYI: ebook copies available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and your favorite online bookseller). I will autograph and mix and mingle with the attendees as live music takes over at 2:00pm for a perfect afternoon.

Trempealeau, Wisconsin at Elmaro Vineyard
1:00-2:00pm
Cost free
Heidi will have books for purchase and will sign all books
RSVP

October 12th “When All Balls Drop in Rome, Look Up”

Join me for a reading and book signing at the Savoy Hotel, Rome, Italy
6:00pm
I'll have books for purchase and will sign all books
Currently SOLD OUT

October 17th “When All Balls Drop Under the Tuscan Sun”

I'll host a reading and book signing at a private villa in Figline Valdarno in Tuscany
6:00pm
I'll have books for purchase and will sign all books
Currently SOLD OUT

October 26th, "Here's to Looking Up Brunch with Local Author Heidi Siefkas"

Join me on Sunday October 26th at YOLO (You Only Live Once) for a private reading, book signing, and brunch. I will share my powerful story as well as reading various vignettes from my inspirational memoir, which takes place in South Florida. I will explain my mantra of Looking Up and the power of perspective. As a special gift, all attendees with receive two complimentary mimosas to toast to Looking Up.

Fort Lauderdale, FL
12:00-1:30pm
Cost $25 for brunch and reading $40 for brunch, signed copy of book, and reading
RSVP

October 28th, Women Inspiring Women

Join the Women Inspiring Women of South Florida in their monthly meeting at The Academy of Glam in Cooper City. The featured topic is Finance with opening remarks by Ellen Latham, Owner of Orange Theory, a special financial guest, and an encore Q&A and Reading with me.

Cooper City, Florida at The Academy of Glam
6:30-8:30pm
Cost $10
I will have books for purchase and will sign all books
RSVP

November 1st, "Looking Up - The Upside of Losing Everything"

I will share my triumphant chronicle and its wisdom of looking up, in one of her old stomping grounds, Brookline Booksmith in Coolidge Corner.

Brookline, MA
4:00-5:00pm
I will have books for purchase and will sign all books
Cost free
RSVP

November 14th “When All Balls Drop at Hanapepe Art Night”

Join me for a book signing at Talk Story, the Western-most Bookstore
Hanapepe, Kauai
5:30-9:30pm
I will sign all books
Cost – Book purchase

November 25th "The Power of Perspective-Lunch and Learn with Local Author Heidi Siefkas"

I will share my powerful story of survival and life change with the Kauai Health Team. She will emphasize the take-away of When All Balls Drop, which stems from the power of perspective.
Kauai District Health Office, Lihue, Kauai
12-1pm

January 9-11th, "Create Your Best Life 2015"

A weekend of empowerment in four major areas: health/wellness, career, relationships, and adventure. I will be a featured speaker at the event hosted by Strong Mind & Body's Wendi Blum. On Saturday the 10th, I will share my inspirational story and passion for adventure with the topic, "Living an Adventurous Life - What's Holding You Back?"
Wyndham Hotel, Boca Raton, FL
All weekend 9:00am-4:00pm
Buy tickets here - I will answer questions & have books for purchase.

January 13th, "Fostering Life Change - The Power of Perspective"

Join me for the 1st Devora's Divas Luncheon in 2015 where I will share my inspirational story and simple ways to gain perspective and foster life change.
Mozart Cafe, Hollywood, FL
11:30am-1:00pm - $35 in advance / $45 day of with reservation (price includes lunch and discussion)
Buy tickets here - I will have books for purchase.

January 17th, "Heidi Siefkas and When All Balls Drop at BooksandBooks"

Come to my book signing at BooksandBooks (Venga a BooksandBooks)
Coral Gables, FL
5:00-6:00pm
I will sign all books
Cost - Free event, but space is limited. Books & Books will have books for purchase | RSVP

February 4th & 19th, "When All Balls Drop Reading - Havana, Cuba" - BOTH SOLD OUT

(FERIA INTERNACIONAL DEL LIBRO 12-22 febrero, 2015)

I will be returning to Cuba for a reading and signing of When All Balls Drop at the famous Nacional Hotel from 6:00-7:00pm. The cost of the event if free. If you would like more information on how you can travel to Cuba, click here.

February 27th, 2015 "Get a Dose of Inspiration at Truly You with Local Author Heidi Siefkas"

Join me at Truly You in Boca Raton on Friday, February 27th from 4:00-7:00pm. I will sign copies of her inspirational memoir, When All Balls Drop: The Upside of Losing Everything, as well as give VIP info on the movie & the book's sequel. Click here to RSVP for this FREE event.

March 28, 2015 "TEDx Honolulu"

I will be attending Honolulu's TEDx March 28, 2015. Connect with me at the conference to participate in the ideas worth spreading and the conference's theme, "Paradigm Shift." I will have copies of When All Balls Drop as well as updates on the film.
Get tickets & learn more.

May 1-3rd, 2015 "Kauai Writers Conference"

I will be attending the Kauai Writers Conference, May 1-3rd, 2015. Connect with me at the conference to get a sneak peek of her sequel to When All Balls Drop, due out September 2015.
Get tickets & learn more.

May 27th-29th, 2015 "When All Balls Drop at Book Expo 2015"

My debut book, When All Balls Drop, will be at New York City's Jarvis Center this May 27th-29th. Nine months since its launch, its sequel With New Eyes is due out in Sept 2015. Find out more about With New Eyes.
Get tickets & learn more.

May 28th, 2015 "When All Balls Drop Cruising the Hawaiian Islands"

I will be leading an unforgettable Hawaiian Cruise, May 23-28th, 2015. Connect with me for a cruise from Oahu to the Big Island, Maui, and her home, Kauai. Heidi will sign copies of When All Balls Drop and give VIP information on the release of its sequel With New Eyes due out in Sept 2015.
Get tickets & learn more.

July 10-12th, 2015 "Trempealeau Catfish Days Signing & Advanced Review Copies of With New Eyes"

Join me at Catfish Days where I will be to sign copies of When All Balls Drop and advanced review copies of With New Eyes, due out September 2015.

July 21st, 2015 "Adventure is My Meditation"

Join me for a Sassy Luncheon where I share my powerful story of survival and life change that I revealed to the world in her inspirational memoir, When All Balls Drop. Counterintuitive to most, I call adventure my mediation. Learn how you too can benefit from the gained perspective of in the moment living through adventure. Get tickets & learn more.

September 2, 2015 "With New Eyes Girls Night In" 

Join me for Girls Night In with wine, tapas, smokey eye make-overs, and book signing of my sequel book, With New Eyes. RSVP for this event in Hollywood, Fl and learn more.

September 27, 2015 "Celebrating Look Up Day Cruising the Greek Isles"

Can you say opa? On a cruise through the Greek Isles, I will be signing both of my books, When All Balls Drop and With New Eyes, on Look Up Day 9/27 on Mykonos.
Get tickets & learn more.

October 8, 2015 "With New Eyes Signing in Tuscan Villa - Figline Valdarno"

Join me for the Dolce Vita and book signing in Tuscany. I will be leading a repeat tour through Italy, starting in Rome and then heading to Florence and Tuscany. I will be signing both of my books, When All Balls Drop and With New Eyes.
Get tickets & learn more.

October 24, 2015 "South Florida Writing Retreat with Heidi Siefkas & Wendi Blum"

Join Wendi Blum, Business Coach and Author, and I for a half-day writing retreat in Fort Lauderdale, Florida Oct 24th.Through interactive sessions, from 9am-1pm at The Atlantic Hotel & Spa in Fort Lauderdale, you and other writing peers will learn how to: accomplish writing goals, market your book, select publishing resources, and overcome writer’s block. Cost is $97 per person. Get tickets & learn more.

November 24, 2015 "Happy Birthday Signing of With New Eyes Down Under - Hobart, Australia"

Happy Birthday to me! I will be leading a repeat cruise through New Zealand and Australia. I will be signing both of my books, When All Balls Drop and With New Eyes on my birthday, November 24th in my favorite port, Hobart, Tasmania.
Get tickets & learn more.

January 27th Heidi Siefkas speaks on "Adventure, Life 2.0, and Post-Traumatic Growth" at Travel Industry Executive Women's Network Conference in Los Angeles. Get tickets

February 2016 "Seeing Cuba With New Eyes - Havana Book Signing"

Join me in Cuba for another signing of both of her memoirs in Havana, Cuba at La Plaza de Armas. Be prepared to stay for a good story and a mojito. Sold out. Contact for more Cuba signings.

March 2016 "Seeing Spain With New Eyes - Book Signing"

Join me in Barcelona as well as Granada, Spain for two signings in a place she used to call home in the 90's. Contact for tickets and more details.

May 19th 2016, "Adventure and Life 2.0" for Take the Lead in Davie, Florida

Join me in South Florida for an inspirational story and tools to architect your Life 2.0 with just the right amount of perspective and adventure. Contact for more details.

October 15th "Adventure & Embarking on Life 2.0-The Keys to Architecting Your Best Life"

Broward Convention Center
10:00am-5:00pm
I will have books for purchase and will sign all books.

Get tickets & learn more.

October 27th "Take Your Life & Business to the Next Level by Adding Adventure" at the Mind, Body, & Business Conference

Miramar Cultural Center
8:00am-7:00pm
I will have books for purchase and will sign all books.

Contact to get more info.

November 2-December 7th, 2016 - #ChatAdventure on Twitter every Wednesday at 3:30pm ET

Join Heidi and other adventure lovers to share stories, pictures, and tips. Get on Twitter and search #ChatAdventure and contribute. If you are interested in co-hosting with Heidi or doing a take-over, contact me.

Cubicle to Cuba Launch Party January 3rd-5th Facebook live & Twitter Chat

Heidi will be broadcasting and sharing excerpts of her adventures to Cuba from her latest book, Cubicle to Cuba. She will also unveil her special 5-Day Adventure to Cuba for her readers and adventure lovers May 7-13th. If interested in more info and traveling with Heidi, please sign up for more info.

January 13-15th, 2017 at the 2017  Create Your Best Life Heidi speaks about Adventures in Cuba & her powerful story of Post-Traumatic Growth 

Cendyn Spaces, Boca Raton, Florida
All weekend
I will have books for purchase and will sign all books. If you are interested in traveling to Cuba with me, you can reserve your spot in person.

Get tickets

February 17th, 2017 "Overcoming Obstacles and Architecting Your Life 2.0" at the Miramar Pembroke Pines Chamber"

Join South Florida author, speaker, and adventurer, Heidi Siefkas for “Overcoming Obstacles and Architecting Life 2.0.” Heidi shares her powerful story of Post-Traumatic Growth (PTG) and how you too can architect your best life, your Life 2.0.
11:00-1:00pm
I will have books for purchase and will sign all books.

Get tickets.

March 9th, 2017 "The Keys to Architecting Your Best Life, Life 2.0"at the Davie-Cooper City Chamber of Commerce 3rd Annual Women's Empowerment Luncheon

Signature Grand
11:00-2:00pm
I will have books for purchase and will sign all books.

Get tickets

Are you curious about Cuba? Join Heidi for a 5-Day Adventure to Cuba May 7-13th (SOLD OUT) and then again in October 15-21st (SPACE AVAILABLE). If interested in more info and traveling with Heidi to Havana, Trinidad, and Cienfuegos, Cuba, learn more and sign up now to reserve your spot!

May 11th, 2017 - Cocktails with a Cause Benefiting Cystic Fibrosis in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Join us at Boardroom Bar on Thursday, May 11 at 6:30pm to sip cocktails and enjoy lite bites from neighboring restaurants. Each attendee will receive a signed copy of Cubicle to Cuba. All proceeds benefit the South Florida Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Get your tickets.

May 24th, 2017 - WOW Wednesday Tele-class "The Keys to Architecting Your Best Life, Life 2.0" 

Join me for the Women's Prosperity Network 8pm EDT tele-class. I will share my powerful story of Post-Traumatic Growth (PTG) and how you too can architect your best life, your Life 2.0. Register for the free call.

May 25th, 2017 - "Overcoming Obstacles and Embarking on Life 2.0"

Join me at the Lighthouse Point Women's Club in Sunny South Florida! I will share my powerful story and how you too can overcome obstacles and live your best life, Life 2.0.

Lighthouse Point, Florida at Lighthouse Point Yacht Club
11:30-1:00pm
Contact for tickets & more details
I will have books for purchase and will sign all books

August 25-26th, 2017 - "Crash Course in Life 2.0" at the 6th Annual Suits, Stilettos, and Lipstick Conference

Join me at the Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort for two days of empowerment, inspiration, and fun. I will be one of the featured speakers for the event on the topic of Crash Course in Life 2.0: Why Plan B’s, collisions, and adventures are your best teachers.

For more details & tickets, click here

(**If you would like a special VIP discount code, message me!)

I will have books for purchase and will sign all books

October 21, 2017 - "The Life Hack that the Gurus Don't Tell You About" at S.H.I.N.E. 2017 Dream, Believe, Create 

Join me at S.H.I.N.E. 2017 Dream, Believe, Create where I will share a little secret. I'll unveil the life hack that gurus don't tell you. From 5pm until 10pm at the Botaniko in Weston, Florida, there will be dancing, mixing, and mingling. So, bring your dancing shoes as well as your adventurous spirit.  Meg Nocero and I will be also unveiling an unforgettable adventure to Spain and its famous Camino de Santiago at the event. For more information the event and tickets, click here.

October 26, 2017 - "Overcoming Obstacles and Evolving to Your Life 2.0" at TEDxBrowardCollege

Join me for TEDxBrowardCollege as I speak about, "Overcoming Obstacles and Evolving to Your Life 2.0." This is an invite only event held at the South Campus of Broward College in Pembroke Pines, Florida from 6pm-10pm. For more information, click here.

November 4th-10th - Let's Sail Away Together on the LeaderHERship Cruise to Cuba & Mexico!

Join me for the 5th annual LeadHERship cruise. Combine leisure and learning on this empowerment cruise NOT to miss. We depart from Tampa with stops in Havana, Cuba as well as Cozumel, Mexico. I will share my expert knowledge of my last five years of travel throughout Cuba as well as sign copies of all of my books. Spaces are limited. Reserve your spot today by selecting your cabin and my name Heidi Siefkas.

November 18th, 2017 Cubicle to Cuba Signing at the Miami Book Fair

Join me at 3:30-4:30pm on Saturday, November 18th at the Miami International Book Fair hosted by Miami-Dade College. I will be featuring my latest book, Cubicle to Cuba, but I will also have copies of all three of my books for purchase and signing.

Learn more about the venue.  Admittance is free.

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