Third-Annual Atlanta Fair to Feature Country Living Editors, Local Artisans and Notable Experts
NEW YORK (October 9, 2012) – Country Living magazine announces its third-annual Atlanta Country Living Fair, taking place the weekend of Oct. 26-28 at Stone Mountain Park. The Country Living Fair offers unique shopping, delicious food and a full slate of demos devoted to decorating, cooking and crafting – all in a festival-like atmosphere. More than 20,000 visitors are expected, including 150-plus exhibitors who will sell antiques, gifts, home décor, jewelry and more.
Country Living Editor-in-Chief Sarah Gray Miller and many of the magazine’s editors and contributors will be on-site, along with special guests including:
· Cari Cucksey, estate sale expert and host of HGTV’s “Cash & Cari”;
· Brent Ridge and Josh Kilmer-Purcell, of the Cooking Channel’s “The Fabulous Beekman Boys”;
· Steven Satterfield, executive chef at Atlanta’s Miller Union;
· Garden designer and author Jon Carloftis;
· Maurrie Sussman and Rebecca Clarke, co-founders of Sisters on the Fly.
“Every time we come back to Atlanta, the Country Living Fair gets bigger and better,” says Sarah Gray Miller, Country Living’s Editor-in-Chief. “All of us editors love seeing what the vendors have to offer and what amazing vintage and handcrafted scores we can bring home!”
Rust-Oleum and Classico are sponsors of the Atlanta Country Living Fair. The Fair is produced by Stella Show Management Company. For additional details visit www.countryliving.com/fair; to buy tickets visit www.stellashows.com or call (866) 500-FAIR.
· Admission is $16 at the door and $13 in advance;
· Weekend passes are available for $20 at the door and $15 in advance;
· An early bird special pass is available for $40 in advance only and grants admission on Friday and Saturday at 8:30 a.m.;
· Children ages 16 and under are free.
The Fair runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26 through Sunday Oct. 28. Gates open for Early Birds at 8:30 a.m. on Friday and Saturday.
Held outdoors under tents, the Fair takes place on the grounds of the Stone Mountain Park, a scenic recreation area 16 miles east of downtown Atlanta [Exit 8 off of U.S. Highway 78].
About Country Living
Country Living (www.countryliving.com) 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 Corporation (www.hearst.com), one of the nation’s largest diversified media and information companies with interests in magazines, newspapers, digital media, business media and television. With its acquisition of Lagardère SCA’s 100 titles in 14 countries outside of France, Hearst Magazines now publishes more than 300 editions around the world, including 20 U.S. titles. Hearst Magazines is the largest publisher of monthly magazines in the U.S. (ABC 2011) and reaches 82 million adults (Spring 2012 MRI). Country Living is available on Zinio, Barnes & Noble NOOK and Amazon Fire. Follow Country Living on Twitter @CountryLiving.
About Stone Mountain Park
Stone Mountain Park is home to Georgia’s largest campground with over 400 sites for everything from full size RVs to tents. Stone Mountain Park is a green oasis where families and friends can enjoy the outdoors together. Listed in Frommer’s 500 Places to Visit with Your Kids Before They Grow Up and cited by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution as one of “35 Natural Wonders in Georgia You Must See Before You Die,” Stone Mountain Park is located just 16 miles east of downtown Atlanta. The five square mile park is Georgia’s most visited attraction. Home to the world’s largest piece of exposed granite, Stone Mountain Park offers a variety of attractions, entertainment and recreation.