Julia Bainbridge

Maker: Writer/Media

Julia Bainbridge has been an editor at Condé Nast Traveler, Bon Appétit, Atlanta Magazine, and Yahoo, where her work was nominated for a James Beard award. She is the creator of The Lonely Hour, a podcast about loneliness—but it’s not a bummer. She also has a book coming out in 2020 (Ten Speed Press) about nonalcoholic drinks, and it won’t be a bummer, either.


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Over 20 immersive signature events are featured throughout the weekend! Tours, dinners, parties, foraging and more await.


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This inspired, friendly and free-spirited food scene tucked in the mountains of Appalachia has been called “Foodtopia,” but the locals just call it home. Plan your trip now.

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