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Eggtoberfest Stone Mountain, GA

Hey All,
I am going to my first Eggtoberfest in Stonemountain, GA and wanted any tips from folks who have gone before.  I am going to learn some stuff and of course get some good eating.  I may take the family or maybe my buddy but either way I will be there.  So please any helpful tips for a newbie will be greatly appreciated!!


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  • Richard FlRichard Fl Posts: 7,806
    Make sure you have tickets in hand, there is not a walk up window for the fest like Disney World.
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  • ZZNupeZZNupe Posts: 14
    Yep got my tickets the day they started selling!!
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  • vidalia1vidalia1 Posts: 7,091
    Come hungry.....
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  • vidalia1 said:
    Come hungry.....
    I'm not going to get there until 11:45am / 12:00pm due to an early AM commitment, will there still be food left?  (First Eggfest obviously :-) )
    Peachtree Corners, GA. Large BGE
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  • blueinatlblueinatl Posts: 93
    edited October 2013
    Deleting the duplicate post.  Very odd.
    Peachtree Corners, GA. Large BGE
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  • @blue--they don't officially shut down eggs until 3 pm.  While things might slow down a little after 2:00 or so, most cooks are preparing and putting out food on a regular basis, so hopefully you will be fine.
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  • @blueinatl -- Yes, there will be plenty of food, so like @vidalia1 said. . . come hungry!  See you there! 

    Just a warning:  they are addictive! :D 
    I'm Kristi ~ Live in FL ~ BGE since 2003.
    I write about food & travel on Necessary Indulgences -
    You can find me on Facebook & Instagram, too! 
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  • Hey I have a question will I be able to smoke a cigar while Im cooking this is also my 1st Egg event
    2 Large Eggs and a Mini 2 Pit Bulls and a Pork shoulder or butt nearby and 100% SICILIAN
    Long Island N.Y.
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  • @charles--never heard that question before.  But, with 150 smoking eggs, you should have some existing natural camo if you do light up a cigar, right?
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  • thats what I was thinking I would think as long as my egg is closed their should be no problem you food contamanation 

    2 Large Eggs and a Mini 2 Pit Bulls and a Pork shoulder or butt nearby and 100% SICILIAN
    Long Island N.Y.
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  • YEMTreyYEMTrey Posts: 2,188
    Who is going to be the photog to document this event?
    XL BGE and Mini Max in Cincinnati, Ohio
    "REMEMBER DUANE ALLMAN"
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  • JRWhiteeJRWhitee Posts: 2,583
    We smoked some cigars last year, no problem.
                                                                        
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    Large BGE 2006, Mini Max 2014 
    Founding Member of the Green Man Group cooking team.
    Johns Creek, Georgia




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  • vidalia1vidalia1 Posts: 7,091
    If you go into a restaurant and see the chef smoking cigarettes or cigars what would you think??? I for one would think no food safety & leave....
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  • Had not thought about the food safety aspect--V1 makes a good point.  Maybe better to not light up while preparing food. 

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  • JRWhiteeJRWhitee Posts: 2,583
    I should have been more clear, not while we were cooking.
                                                                        
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    Large BGE 2006, Mini Max 2014 
    Founding Member of the Green Man Group cooking team.
    Johns Creek, Georgia




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