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COUNTRY LIVING FAIR RETURNS TO ATLANTA, GA, OCTOBER 26-28

August 16, 2018

25,000 Expected for Annual Shopping, Cooking, and Crafting Fair at Stone Mountain Park

NEW YORK, NY – Country Living magazine announced  that the Country Living Fair will be returning to Atlanta, Georgia, on October 26-28, 2018. The Fair will take place in the Event Meadow at Stone Mountain Park for the ninth year in a row and is expected to draw more than 25,000 visitors from across the country.

The Country Living Fair brings the magazine’s content to life and gives readers access to a unique shopping experience in four special outdoor settings across the country. Each Fair features 200+ vendors from over 25 states. Vendors include: antiques sellers, food purveyors, artists, furniture makers, crafters, and more. Guests will also have a chance to meet Country Living editors and special guests; attend cooking, crafting, and DIY demonstrations and book signings; sample locally sourced, artisanal food; and participate in make & take workshops.

The Atlanta Fair will feature local GA vendors including:

Dixie Shabby Chic (Monroe, GA, quilts, vintage decor & farmhouse finds), Gypsy South (Marietta, GA, boho clothing & accessories), Sinfully Sweet Soap (Conyers, GA, handmade soaps, lotions, scrubs & bath bombs), Perky Moose (Atlanta, GA, gourmet beverage mixes & caramel apple cider), re:loom – weaving a better life (Scottdale, GA, hand-woven rugs, home & pet accessories), and more.

There will also be many Fair favorites coming from afar, including: Findings@SummerHouse (Point Pleasant Beach, NJ, jewelry made from vintage finds), Green Bubble Gorgeous (Delta, OH, handcrafted luxury bath & body goods), JBS Mercantile (Mt. Juliet, TN, vintage home decor), Rough and Tumble Vintage (Schuylkill Haven, PA, handmade eco-friendly one-of-a-kind clothing), South Porch Antiques (Spencerport, NY, antique and vintage designs), and more.

There will be a number of special guests at the Atlanta Fair, including:

  • Annie Sloan, creator of Chalk Paint®
  • Chef Elliott Farmer, Food Network TV Personality
  • Gus Smithhisler, the Squashcarver
  • Joanne Palmisano, award-winning interior designer & regular DIY Network contributor
  • Kim Leggett of City Farmhouse & author of City Farmhouse Style
  • Lisa Steele of Fresh Eggs Daily
  • Max Humphrey of Max Humphrey Interior Design
  • Nora Murphy of Nora Murphy Country House & author
  • Trace Barnett of The Bitter Socialite & Food Network Star Season 13

The 2018 Country Living Fair in Atlanta is sponsored by Jelly Belly® and is produced by Stella Show Management Company. For tickets and additional information, including a list of vendors and discounted hotel rates, contact Stella Show Management Co. at 1-866-500-FAIR or www.stellashows.com. For additional details, visit www.countryliving.com/fair.

Attendees will be able to engage with Country Living at the Fairs by using the hashtag #CLFair and share their favorite finds using the hashtag #CLFairFinds.

Additionally, the 2018 Country Living Fairs will have Make & Take Workshops instructed by Fair vendors and presenters. One very special instructor includes presenter Annie Sloan; traveling all the way from the U.K., Annie will be teaching several workshops on Friday & Saturday, as well as selling copies of her bookazine, The Colourist, which is only now available in the U.S. for pre-sale with pick-up at the Fair! View the selection of workshops available and for a nominal fee, pre-register to attend one at www.stellashows.com. Hurry, classes are limited.

Tickets:

  • One-day admission is $13 in advance and $18 at the door; three-day weekend passes are available for $15 in advance and $25 at the door;
  • An Early Bird three-day weekend pass is available for $30 and grants early admission at 8:30 a.m. on Friday and Saturday;
  • Free admission for children ages 16 and under.

Hours: Friday, Saturday & Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; gates open for Early Bird ticket holders at 8:30 a.m. Friday & Saturday.

Location: Held rain or shine outdoors, the Fair takes place in the Event Meadow on the grounds of Stone Mountain Park, a scenic recreation area 16 miles east of downtown Atlanta [Exit 8 off of U.S. Highway 78]. Regular parking fees apply daily. Discounted parking also available in advance.

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About Country Living

Country Living is a shelter-lifestyle magazine focusing on a variety of topics including decorating, antiques, cooking, travel, remodeling and gardening. In addition to its U.S. flagship, Country Living publishes a United Kingdom edition. Country Living is published by Hearst Magazines, a unit of Hearst, one of the nation’s largest diversified media, information and services companies. Hearst attracts more readers of monthly magazines than any other publisher. Hearst Magazines’ print and digital assets reach 139 million readers and site visitors each month–more than two-thirds of all women and nearly three-quarters of millennial women in the country (source: 2017 comScore Multi-Platform/MRI 01-18/F17). With 25 titles in the U.S, the company publishes close to 300 editions and 200 websites around the world. Follow Country Living on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram. Country Living’s editorial offices are located in Birmingham, Alabama.

Media Contacts:

Kaitie Ames, 212.649.2180, kames@hearst.com

Carrie Carlson, 212.649.2617, carriecarlson@hearst.com

All other inquiries: 1.866.500.FAIR, info@stellashows.com