2021 Homesteaders of America Conference

October 8th & 9th, 2021

Warren County Fairgrounds

26 Fairgrounds Road

Front Royal, VA 22630

Can’t Make it to the Event?

Watch the lectures and Q&A time in the main Big Barn completely LIVE!


Joel Salatin

Joel Salatin

Polyface Farm

Eustace Conway

Eustace Conway

Turtle Island Preserve

Rory Feek


Daniel Salatin

Daniel Salatin

Polyface Farm

Justin Rhodes

Justin Rhodes Show

Jill Winger

The Prairie Homestead

Ann Accetta-Scott

A Farm Girl in the Making

Doug & Stacy

Off-Grid with Doug & Stacy

Melissa K. Norris

Pioneering Today

Mike Dickson

The Fit Farmer

Kate St. Cyr

The Modern Settler

John Moody

Rogue Food Conference

Paul Hutcheson

Windmill Heights Garden Center

Pork Rhyne

Pork Evangelist

Carrie Wilson

Little Pallet Farmhouse

Patti Alderman

Patti Alderman

Alderman Farms

Kaylee Richardson

The Honeystead

Greg Key

Hoss Tools

Darryl Patton

The Southern Herbalist

Jeremy Chambers

Independence Acres Homestead

Janet Garman

Timber Creek Farmer

Sally Fallon Morell

Author, Nourishing Traditions

Matt Bollinger, Katie Howard, & Katie Brines

Stark Bros. Nursery

Shawn & Beth Dougherty

Authors, The Independent Farmstead

Rebekah Rhodes

The Justin Rhodes Show

Marissa Ames

Countryside Magazine

Dr. Theron Hutton

Mulberry Clinics

Alexia Kulwiec

Farm to Consumer Legal Defense Fund

Emilie Toups

Toups and Co Organics

Michelle Visser

Souly Rested

Conference Schedule

Kidsteader Classes

  • Parents or Guardian must sign children in and out every time the child is dropped off and picked up.
  • Parents or Guardian must be available at all times their children are attending Kidsteader classes and able to pick their children up if an issue arises.
  • Classes begin at 8:30 AM.
  • Class size is limited to 50 children.
  • Registration required prior to the class.
  • Sign your child up for classes at the Kidsteader Table near the Ticket Booth.
  • Limit one class per child.
  • Classes are first come, first serve.
  • You must pick your child up when the class ends; children may not be left to attend the next class.
  • The new play area will not be attended by HOA volunteers or staff.

Questions about the conference?

Can I bring my pet? Will there be sign language interpreters? Can I camp on the fairgrounds? We’ve got your answers! Please check out our FAQ page and see if cover it there. If you have a more unusual question shoot us an email at thehomestead@homesteadersofamerica.com and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Can’t make it to the conference this fall?

Become a Homesteaders of America member! VIP Upgrade members will get to sit in LIVE to watch the speakers featured in the Big Barn, including the Speaker Q & A time!

Can I get a refund on tickets?

Unfortunately, we do not offer any refunds on ticket sales. We can transfer your ticket purchase to a one-year VIP Upgrade Homesteaders of America membership. Ticket transfers will be taken until October 7th at 11 p.m.

Visit our Sponsors

Check out our amazing group of sponsors whose support makes the Homesteaders of America conference possible!

Interested in Sponsoring the 2021 Conference?

Partner with Homesteaders of American to sponsor the 2021 Homesteaders of America conference! View our Sponsorship Packet for more information.

Speaker Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in sharing your wisdom with our community! Please fill out this application and we will get back to you soon!

Vendor Opportunities

We are currently accepting Vendor Applications for the 2021 Conference. Learn more about becoming a vendor and a link for the application HERE.

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