Southern Grown gathers top culinary and spirits personalities, renowned bands and a raft of intriguing instructional sessions combine to create a remarkable multi-day program that showcases the best of the South. The lineup and schedule of sessions will be announced soon. Meantime, Southern Grown is beginning to host a series of concerts year-round to promote the festival, including the Gin Blossoms at Rainbow Island on Sea Island June 17, 2017 and Keller Williams on Dec. 1, 2017. The 2016 Southern Grown Festival featured performances by Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit, Tedeschi Trucks Band and Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk.
The Southern Grown Farmer’s Market at The Market on Sea Island is held every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and features dozens of on-site vendors peddling gourmet treats, artisan products, home decor, art, jewelry and more. Live music is featured each Saturday, as well.