For Immediate Release
Event Date: April 24 to 26, 2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Carrie Carlson, 212.649.2617,
COUNTRY LIVING FAIR EXPANDS TO NASHVILLE FOR THE FIRST TIME
20,000 Expected for Annual Shopping, Cooking and Crafting Fair at James E. Ward
Agricultural Center April 24-26
NEW YORK (March 16, 2015)
Country Living magazine announced
today that the annual Country Living Fair will expand to Nashville, TN in 2015.
The Fair will take place on April 24-26 at the James E. Ward
Center in Lebanon and is expected to draw more than 20,000 visitors from across
The Country Living Fair brings the magazine’s content to life and gives readers
access to a unique shopping experience featuring more than 150 vendors offering
antiques, gifts, home décor, jewelry and more.
Guests will also have access to cooking, crafting, and DIY demonstrations, and
will be able to sample locally-sourced, artisanal food.
"As a Tennessee native, I am thrilled to see the Country Living Fair take
root in Nashville,” said editor-in-chief Rachel
Hardage Barrett. “The city is a
hotbed of creativity, so it's a natural fit for the CL Fair franchise, which
celebrates emerging artisans and cool, one-of-a-kind products in a fun,
star of HISTORY's “American Pickers,”
best-selling author, Country Living
contributor and creator/owner of Antique Archeology will make a special
appearance at the Fair on Saturday, April 25. Mike will join Country Living
editor-in-chief Rachel Hardage Barrett on the Main Stage at 1 p.m.
for a discussion on
antiques and collecting; followed by an audience Q & A. Mike will also sign
copies of his book ‘Art of The Pick’ from 2-3 p.m.
Mike Wolfe, star of HISTORY's “American Pickers”
and Josh Kilmer-Purcell, of Cooking
Channel’s “The Fabulous Beekman Boys”
will also appear on Saturday, April 25 at 11 a.m. on the Kitchen Stage, and
afterwards will sign copies of their cookbooks ‘Heirloom Vegetables’ and
Other Fair guests include Cari Cucksey,
star of HGTV's "Cash & Cari" and Joanne
Palmisano, contributing DIY NETWORK designer, stylist and author of two
‘Salvage Secrets’ Design books.
The 2015 Country Living Fair in Nashville is sponsored by
Go RVing and
is produced by Stella Show Management Company. For tickets and additional
information, contact Stella Show Management Co. at 1-866-500-FAIR or
For additional details, visit
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.
One day admission is $13 in advance and $16 at the door; three-day weekend
passes are available for $15 in advance and $20 at the door;
An Early Bird three-day
weekend pass is available for $40 and grants early admission at 8:30 a.m. on
Friday and Saturday;
Free admission for children ages 16 and under.
Friday, Saturday & Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; gates open for Early Birds at 8:30
a.m. Friday & Saturday.
Held rain or shine outdoors under tents, the Fair takes place at the James E.
945 East Baddour Parkway in Lebanon, TN. Parking is free and plentiful.
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About 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 and information companies with
interests in magazines, newspapers, digital media, business media and
television. Hearst Magazines is a unit of Hearst Corporation, one of the
nation’s largest diversified media and information companies. With 21 titles in
the U.S., Hearst is the leading publisher of monthly magazines in terms of total
paid circulation (AAM 1H 2014) and reaches 80 million adults (Fall 2014 MRI gfk).
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