Schedule of Events
Please note times and events are subject to change. Please check back soon.
Friday: May 17, 2019
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM - Meet & Greet and registration. Please bring a covered dish with enough for 6 people, or something you wish to cook on the egg. There will be 6 large eggs set up at the Meet & Greet along with charcoal and lighters for your use, plus several experienced cooks to assist you if needed.
Note: Beer and wine will be available for purchase this year at the eggfest.
Saturday: May 18, 2019
7:00-8:00 AM - Cooks sign in and setup
9:00 AM - Tasters sign in
9:00 AM - Let the Eggfest begin! The Georgia Mountain Eggfest begins with the traditional "Lighting of the Eggs". Food will be available all day. Just wander from egg to egg to sample foods and discuss recipes and techniques with the cooks. After the conclusion of the Eggfest, recipes from the cooks will be posted here for free download.
3:00 PM - Eggs are to be shut down to allow for sufficient cooling time.
3:30 PM - Drawing for prizes.
5:00 PM - Deadline for picking up demo eggs.
11:00 AM - TBD
12:00 PM -TBD
1:00 PM -TBD
Demo Egg Ordering and Pickup
If you are interested in purchasing a Egg that has been gently used for one day with some significant savings, a demo egg is the way to go! All of our demo Egg packages are supplied by Hiawassee Hardware and can be pre-ordered by calling Brenda McKinney or the associates at Hiawassee Hardware at 706-896-3201. Please note, all sales are final and there are no refunds.
Each package will include: a Big Green Egg, Egg Nest, Tel-Tru External Temperature Gauge, Ceramic Damper Top, Dual Function Metal Top, and Stainless Steel Mesh Draft Door. If you wish to purchase additional Big Green Accessories, they will be available at a 10% discount with the purchase of an Egg.
Taking Your New Egg Home
All demo eggs will be ready for pick up after the last tasty bites are cooked. Please bring everything you need to secure your Egg in your vehicle and meet us at the front gate by 5:00 PM on May 18th, 2019. There will be staff members to help you load and secure your Egg for travel.
Limited Quantities**Note** This year we are offering two free taster tickets with each egg purchase ($60.00 value). Please contact us for options and additional pricing