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Celebration of Farmers and Local Producers

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Hudgens Center For the Arts

6400 Sugarloaf Pkwy

#300

Duluth, GA 30097

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Join us on Friday, December 1st as we close out the 2017 Food for Thought Conference with "A Celebration of Farmers and Local Producers" hosted by the The Hudgens Center for Art & Learning. The evening will be filled with farm-fresh food, local beverages, special guests, and fellowship!!

Additionally, we are excited to announce that the Atlanta release of the 2018 The Farmer Fund calendar will take place at this event. This year's cover models Matthew Raiford and Jon Jackson are two of Georgia's biggest local food powerhouses. They are also members and huge supporters of the Georgia Farmers Market Association! Join us for this wonderful event... it is sure to be pleasing to all of your senses!

Jon Jackson will be providing one of his famous heritage hogs from Comfort Farms that will be roasted to perfection by Hector Santiago of El Super Pan Latino Sandwiches & Bar, and the following Chefs have graciously agreed to lend their time and talent to serve us delicious vegetarian and vegan bites featuring locally sourced produce:

Matthew Raiford- Strong Roots Provisions
Hilary White- Bistro Hilary
Jenn Robbins- Good Food Kitchen
Nick Leahy- Saltyard
Woolery Back- Table & Main | a southern tavern

What's a celebration of local producers without delicious Georgia beverages? We will serve up beer from Monday Night Brewing and signature shrub and kombucha cocktails crafted by Sage's Larder and made with local ingredients and spirits from Independent Distilling Co , LLC.

Music and entertainment by Local Independent Soul Jazz Artist, AjaRay And a special conversation between Rohit Molhotra, the Executive Director of Atlanta's Center for Civic Innovation, and Jon Jackson, Farmer, Veteran and Good Food Champion!

This event is sure to engage all of your senses!

We can't wait to see you there!

If you are coming from out of town and/or need to book a hotel room we have reserved rooms at both the Holiday Inn as well as the Embassy Suites. Instructions on how to book a room will be provided below:

Holiday Inn

  • Click on this link: Georgia Farmers Market Association
  • Select Arrival and Departure Dates
  • Then click on "Check Availability" to receive the discounted group rate
  • If you prefer to call to make your reservation you can call this number (888-269-9585) and use the code "GFM" to receieve the discounted rate
  • Reservations need to be made by Novermber, 27th and the rate is $99 a night

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Hudgens Center For the Arts

6400 Sugarloaf Pkwy

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Duluth, GA 30097

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