Registration Information

Mark your calendars for May 18-19, 2018!

Don't miss the 8th Annual Georgia Mountain Eggfest located at the Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds in Hiawassee, GA. Please visit our secure event site to purchase tickets and reserve your spot soon before they are gone!

Click here to register.


  • Cooks: Go on sale January 1!
  • Tasters: $25.00 per ticket
  • Children 12 and Under Free

Schedule of Events

Please note times and events are subject to change. 

Friday: May 18, 2018

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, however please feel free to bring your own drink of choice to the Meet & Greet and/or to the Eggfest on Saturday.

Saturday: May 19, 2018

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.

Free Classes

11:00 AM - Big Green Egg 101 with J. Barret Carter
12:00 PM - Pizza on the Big Green Egg with Beth and Todd Mellendorf
1:00 PM - Wok 'n' the EGG (Wok cooking on the Egg) with Pete Benac

Stay tuned for special events and announcements!


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