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Food Freedom Fest

2 Locations - Stonewall Jackson Hotel (Staunton, VA) and Polyface Farm (Swoope, VA)

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Event Description

Prefer to pay by check? Check details at the end.

Food Freedom Fest
 is a fun, educational gathering for anyone who celebrates and appreciates freedom 
of choice in agriculture.

Our inaugural 
Food Freedom Fest will take place September 5-6 in the scenic and historic Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. Attendees will enjoy two days of celebrating food freedom and meeting with others who share the same passions. Expect to dine on locally-grown, nutrient-dense foods and to participate in an engaging conference featuring distinguished and successful activists for food freedom.

Join us for breakfast Friday morning to kick off the Food Freedom Conference at the Stonewall Jackson Hotel in Staunton.

Attend the Local Food Street Fair in beautiful downtown Staunton, featuring local vendors and live entertainment Friday 6-9 p.m.  The street fair free and open to the public but our guests will be provided dinner by Chipotle, the food chain that is committed to serving "food with integrity".

Enjoy breakfast on Saturday at the Deluxe Tour of Polyface Farm, one of America's most innovative sustainable agriculture projects.

Enhance your Food Freedom Fest experience and attend the VIP Reception 5:00-6:30 p.m. before the Local Food Street Fair on Friday. Add this event for just $125.
Meet new friends, enjoy five wonderful meals, and share in the future of food freedom!

Be sure to reserve your room at the Stonewall Jackson Hotel by August 11 for the special rate of $109/night.

Click here for more details about Food Freedom Fest

Ticket prices for Food Freedom Fest increase to $450 after August 22 while space is available. 

Able only to attend the Polyface Deluxe Tour?
Register by August 22 for $250 per adult and $100 per child aged 10 and under. After August 22, the adult ticket will be $350 if space available. Lap children without separate plate (aged 2 and under) are free of charge,

Prefer to pay by check?  Send your payment, postmarked by August 22, 2014, to FTCLDF, 8116 Arlington Blvd., #263, Falls Church, VA  22042 and call 703-208-3276 so we're on the lookout for it! 
For information on children’s admission, sponsorship packages and vendor space availability, please contact event organizer, Michelle Ray at (303) 406-8846 or

Cancellation/Refund Information

Life happens, we know! If you need to cancel your registration, please send an email to a minimum of two weeks before the event to be eligible for a refund, less a $25.00 administrative fee. After that time, no refunds are possible. If you need to cancel during the two weeks prior to the event, we encourage you to send a substitute in your place. Substitutions are always welcome.

Liability/Photography/Video Waiver

By registering and attending Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund events, you agree and acknowledge that you are participating in the events and activities of your own free and intentional will. You acknowledge this freely and knowingly and that you are, as a result, able to participate in said events and hereby assume responsibility for your own well-being. This acknowledgement includes your guest(s) participation in any tours and evening events.

The Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund plans to take photographs during the 2014 events and reproduce them in educational, news, or promotional material, whether in print, electronic or other media, including the Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund website and Food Rights News. By participating in the event, you grant the Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund the right to use your name and photograph for such purposes. All postings are property of the Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund.

September 5th, 2014  8:00 amSeptember 6th, 2014  4:00 pm