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The Homesteaders of America Conference

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Fauquier County Fairgrounds

6209 Old Auburn Rd

Warrenton, VA 20187

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The Homesteaders of America conference is a self-sustainable conference of education and support for homesteaders across the United States and beyond. The 2017 conference will be held on October 14, 2017 in Warrenton, Virginia. The conferece will have multiple key speakers, demonstrators, outdoor speakers, vendors, food stands, and more!

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** GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS (on sale in September): These tickets only get you in to walk around, see the demonstrators, outdoor speakers and vendors. These tickets will go on sale closer to the conference date. If you would like to purchase these tickets, please contact the event coordinator directly at amy(at)homesteadersofamerica.com

** SPEAKER TICKETS: Ensures you have a seat inside the pavillion to hear each and EVERY KEY NOTE speaker. Includes general admission tickets for entire conference.

** CHILDREN 17 and UNDER are FREE! But you still need a ticket! Make sure you grab your free ticket.

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→ → MAIN SPEAKERS

JOEL SALATIN; Author and Farmer at Polyface Farms
LISA STEELE; Author of Fresh Eggs Daily and Duck Eggs Daily
ESTHER EMERY; author and Youtuber from the hit YouTube channel Fouch-o-Matic Offgrid and The Homestead Wife

→ → MAIN DEMONSTRATORS

OFF GRID with DOUG and STACY — Homesteading For Health
TOMMY ALDERMAN of ALDERMAN FARMS— When Trauma Strikes: Managing Stress on the Homestead
DARRYL PATTON (The Southern Herbalist) — Tommie Bass and Appalachian Folk Herbalism AND Incorporating Herbs and Wild Foods into a healthy lifestyle"...including a wild foraging walk around the conference property.
JEFF YAGO (Backwoods Home Magazine) — Solar Power


→ → ALL DAY DEMONSTRATORS

JANET GARMAN from Timber Creek Farm — Dyeing Homestead Yarn
JEREMY CHAMBERS from Independence Acres Homestead — Bushcrafting & Meat Rabbits
KATIE MILLHORN from Rawsome Dairy — Keeping a Family Milk Cown 101 & A2A2 Beta Casein Protein
ANN ACCETTA-SCOTT from A Farm Girl in the Making — Essential Oils & Colloidal Silver
SHARON WILSON — Quilting 101
JASON REHR from Big Bear Homestead — Trapping and Tanning
JOSHUA LANGFITT from Smithfield Historic Plantation — Blacksmithing
CONNIE MEYER from Urban Overalls — Cheesemaking
HAND HEWN FARM — The Lost Art of Hog Butchery
SULLIVAN FAMILY HOMESTEAD — Spinning Yarn


....and much MUCH more.

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FAQs

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

There is no age limit to attend this event. However, you MUST present your ticket, email the ticket was sent to, or information at time of entry.


What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

There is a large field to park in. You will be directed as soon as you arrive.

What can/can't I bring to the event?

Please do not bring alcohol of any kind!

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please send all inquiries to amy@homesteadersofamerica.com

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

YES. We must be able to scan the QR code on the ticket. In the event that something happens, we can look your name up in our system, however, you must provide a valid ID.

What is the refund policy?

There are no refunds on these tickets. Tickets can be transferred to others, or we may possibly be able to find another home for them for you.

The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?

As long as we can scan the QR code and it rings up properly, you're fine!

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6209 Old Auburn Rd

Warrenton, VA 20187

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