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GA Mountain Eggfest

egretegret Posts: 4,088
edited 10:51AM in EggHead Forum
Here's the entrance to the Georgia Mountain Fair where the eggfest is going to be held (notice in the background the host hotel:
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Here's the gate to the fairgrounds :
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All Big Green eggers welcome here!! :woohoo: Mark it on your calendars!! :laugh:

And, here's a real working post office right on the fairgrounds :
PostOffice.jpg

Ya'll come to our inaugural fest here in the Georgia Mountains! We need cooks and we need tasters and we need golfers!!

Comments

  • FluffybFluffyb Posts: 1,815
    What a stunning venue! Wish I was closer.
  • vidalia1vidalia1 Posts: 7,091
    We can't wait John. It will be a great fest. The last time I was at the Hiawassee Fairgrounds I was 10 years old...ummm 46 years ago. It seems like it has changed for the better. ;) B)
  • FlaPoolmanFlaPoolman Posts: 11,671
    Looks like a beautiful site John, really wish I could make it. I was looking forward to owning you on the golf course (if you spot me 3 a side :P ) Hope y'all have a great time buddy.
  • cookn bikercookn biker Posts: 13,407
    Looks like a beautiful area for a Eggfest!
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  • egretegret Posts: 4,088
    It's sure changed a lot in that time span for sure, Kim! I had another meeting today with the Tourism Board and the Fair Director and we're right on track to put on a (I hope!) great show! This venue is just amazing! You couldn't ask for a better place for a fest! I know, I'm a little prejudiced, but, Joan and I have been to many, many fests across the country and this one has everything you could hope for.
    I'm really looking forward to your class......along with several people we've mentioned this to!!
    We're having another meeting next Thursday with all the people involved to date (vendors, planners, etc.) and I'm going to give them a "mini" version of an eggfest with some of my cooking on the small and mini!! Most of them have never experienced food cooked on the egg, so, I hope this will get them even more inspired. You ought to hear them carrying on about next Thursday!! They can't wait!! :woohoo:
  • egretegret Posts: 4,088
    Oh, three a side!! Is that all you want?! :woohoo: It really is a great venue. So sorry you can't make it. Looking forward to seeing you next month, my friend! :lol:
  • egretegret Posts: 4,088
    It surely is, Molly! I'd love for you to be here! The pictures were taken today, so, you're not seeing any "green" like you're going to see in May!
  • WessBWessB Posts: 6,937
    John...I really would love to make the fest..but it aint in the cards for us this year...wish you all the best and am sure it will turn out wonderful....if there's anything I can help with don't hesitate to ask..
  • bwceggedbwcegged Posts: 18
    Gonna try to make it!!!... :)
  • "Sparky""Sparky" Posts: 6,024
    I'm gonna have to crash this party John.It looks like a great place to hang out,and I would hate to miss another local fest :whistle: :P Are walk-ins welcome there,or do I have to register?
  • egretegret Posts: 4,088
    In your case, my friend, I may be able to pull a string or two!! :woohoo: We'd love to have you! Don't worry about the details!!?? :woohoo:
  • "Sparky""Sparky" Posts: 6,024
    Thanks buddy,I'll be there :)
  • I am trying to work it out... I love that area, went hiking near there last fall.
  • egretegret Posts: 4,088
    Great! I hope it works out for you. This is going to be a "dandy"!!
  • egretegret Posts: 4,088
    Much appreciated, Wess! We'd love to have you and Sally here! Looks like we'll be seeing you next month in Melbourne!! :laugh:
  • egretegret Posts: 4,088
    I hope things work out for you so you can be here! There's nothin' like being at an inaugural fest! :laugh:
  • DrZaiusDrZaius Posts: 1,481
    I am very excited about this fest. I even canceled another fest trip to make this one. haha
    This is the greatest signature EVAR!
  • Richard FlRichard Fl Posts: 8,144
    Where 'da ocean??
  • Little ChefLittle Chef Posts: 4,725
    Beautiful venue Egret! By late May, I imagine the trees will have set their leaves? Looks like a perfect and very picturesque location, nice choice!
  • GrumpaGrumpa Posts: 861
    This looks doable for me and the wife. I love that part of our state.
  • YBYB Posts: 3,861
    We are trying to work it out John...Hope to see you and Joan.

    Larry
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