Schedule

 

Because we wanted something that was deeper and more human than just a meet-and-greet, we coordinated workshops, demos, meals, tours and events to inspire, nourish, and entertain.

 
 
 

Thursday


4:00 - 8:00

Registration

Fanfest check-in and badge pick-up at Queen Street Gallery at The Mills House Wyndham Grand Hotel

6:00 - 8:00

Meet & Greet Cocktail Reception

Meet Dorothea Benton Frank and fellow attendees. Grab a cocktail and some light bites, purchase and get your favorite books signed by Dorothea!

 

Friday


9:00 - 11:00

Walking Tour of Historic Downtown Charleston

Learn how to make vegan scented lip balms from the folks at Salve Nation.

11:30 - 1:30

Garden & Gun Offices Tour

Explore the natural beauty of the Mojave Desert on this three mile hike. The trail winds through Joshua Tree’s most iconic landmarks including Giant Marbles.

1:30 - 3:00

Charleston Harbor Cruise

Learn how to make vegan scented lip balms from the folks at Salve Nation. Register now.

4:00 - 6:00

Savannah Bee Company Honey Tasting & Bee Hive Exhibit

Energy engineer Mariel Briggs dishes solid sustainable advice.

6:00 - 9:00

Cocktail Reception & Dinner

Learn how to quick pickle from brine brewers Gordon Byun and Petra Frenkel. Fresh fruit, veggies, and herbs provided. Register now.

 

Saturday


8:00 - 10:00

Breakfast on Own

Sleep in and get room service or explore Downtown Charleston’s fabulous eateries for a local Southern breakfast.

10:00 - 11:00

Shop Historic King Street

Enjoy fabulous shopping on historic King Street. Use your coupon to treat yourself or a loved one at Savannah Bee Company.

11:00 - 12:00

Island Hopping

Join is for a jaunt over to Sullivans Island, childhood home of Dorothea Benton Frank, shop and enjoy a beach walk.

12:00 - 2:30

Chef’s Lunch at The Obstinate Daughter

Post beach walk and work up an appetite for a bespoke chef’s lunch with renowned chef Jaques Larson of The Obstinate Daughter and Wild Olive restaurants.

6:00 - 9:30

Pool Party & BBQ at Wild Dunes

We’ll say our goodbyes with positive vibes by sharing our intentions for the future, not just as small businesses, but as compassionate people.

 

Sunday


9:00 - 12:00

Brunch & Closing Remarks

Learn how to make vegan scented lip balms from the folks at Salve Nation. Register now.

10:00 - 12:00

Book Signing & Departures

Explore the natural beauty of the Mojave Desert on this three mile hike. The trail winds through Joshua Tree’s most iconic landmarks including Giant Marbles.

REGISTER NOW