Homesteaders of America Conference

October 11th & 12th, 2024

Warren County Fairgrounds

26 Fairgrounds Road 

Front Royal, Virginia 22630

2024 Conference Flyer Sold Out

Meet the Speakers

JOEL SALATIN

Polyface Farms

JOHN MOODY

Rogue Food Conference

JAKE DRUMM

DRUMM EMERGENCY SOLUTIONS

SHAWN & BETH DOUGHERTY

The Independent Farmstead

MIKE PETERSON

Kinloch Farm

ADAM MARTIN

Bee Kept

DARRYL PATTON

The Southern Heerbalist

JEREMY CHAMBERS

Independence Acres Homestead

JORDYN KELLY

Working Aussies Homestead

RUTHANN ZIMMERMAN

Homesteading with the Zimmermans

KODY HANNER

Homestead Education

KATYA LUNIOVA

Slavic Beauty

Daniel Salatin
DANIEL SALATIN

Polyface Farms

NICK FREITAS

Virginia State Delegate

JOSHUA FUHRMANN

Our Father's Farm

CASSANDRA DANIEL

Becoming a Farm Girl

TOM WATKINS

Murray Mcmurray Hatchery

ANN ACCETTA-SCOTT

A Farm Girl in the Making

JANELLE ANDERSON

The Haven Farmstead

STACY LYN HARRIS

The Sporting Chef

RACHEL HESTER

Whoopsy Daisy Farm

SEAN PESSARRA

Mindful Farmer Arkansas

  • Once tickets are sold out we will not be keeping a cancellation waitlist. 
  • Ticket doesn’t include an HOA membership or virtual products. Tickets cannot be transferred to a membership. 
  • 2024 TICKETS WILL BE A PHYSICAL PRODUCT. TICKETS WILL BE MAILED OUT AS THEY ARE ORDERED

Event Schedule

Check out the latest schedule for the Homesteaders of America Conference! Dates & times are subject to change so be sure to check back before finalizing your plans.

*Programs with the schedule will be available at the ticket booth. 

COMING SOON

Hands-On Workshops

Get an in-depth learning experience at a hands-on workshop! These all-day workshops will be held on Thursday, October 10 at the fairgrounds (unless otherwise stated) and are not included in the ticket price. Reservations must be made in advance. Workshops are now available! Register here.

Kidsteader Classes

View the topics and register your child here. *2024 Classes Coming Soon

  • Parents or guardians must sign children in and out every time the child is dropped off and picked up. 
  • A liability waiver must be filled out by a Parent or Guardian and left with a Kidsteader volunteer. The link for the waiver is in your order email or you can find it here. 
  • 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. 
  • Children cannot be dropped off before their class. 
  • Children will not have bathroom breaks during class. 
  • Class size is limited and pre-registrations is required prior to the class. 
  • Limit one class per child. 
  • You must pick your child up when the class ends; children may not be left to attend the next class. 
  • Play areas will not be attended by HOA volunteers or staff. 

Partnership Opportunities

Become a Volunteer

The Homesteaders of America Conference couldn’t happen without our volunteers!

Help us to make the 2024 conference a success- learn more about becoming a volunteer HERE.

Vendors

Apply to become a vendor for the 2024 conference!  See last year’s vendor list here!

Speakers

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.

Members

VIP & Premier members will have access to the livestream videos during the conference. Become a member here.

Sponsors

Visit our sponsors! Check out the amazing group of businesses partnering with us to make this event possible.

Interested in sponsoring the 2024 Conference? Partner with Homesteaders of America to sponsor the conference. View our Sponsorship Packet for more information. Contact our Sponsorship Coordinator for more information. 

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