Experience

The Circle is the preamble to the weekend’s events. Homegrown movers and shakers gather in the space. You will connect with entrepreneurs, techies, freelancers, musicians, singers, visual artists, community advocates, and a myriad of small business professionals.

During the connection experience, be inspired by ordinary folks who have extraordinary thoughts in our “Three Good Things” talk series. Guest speakers take the stage in eleven-minute increments to share their views, ideas, and expertise on how to increase our collective potential. Speakers reflect on the epiphany which was the spark that caused them to change their resolve to open a business, be a force for change, help others, or become who they are today. Inspiration ignites passion.

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ALL SESSIONS FEATURING
THE CIRCLE

Thursday
August 19, 2021


5:00pm - 8:00pm | THE CIRCLE

Category: Engagement and Culture 

Feature: Craig Carter, Ryan Hurley, Thought Leader 3 

Host(s): Leonardo Williams 

Style: Interactive/Limited Seating


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The Opening Bell marks the official kick-off celebration to the weekend’s events.  Taste the culture and homegrown flavor of local artists and bands who have extraordinary talent.

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ALL SESSIONS FEATURING THE OPENING BELL

Thursday
August 19, 2021


8:00pm - 10:00pm | The Opening Bell 

Category: Engagement and Culture 

Feature: DREAMROOT 

Host(s): The Concenergy Group 

Style: Interactive/Limited Seating


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Why wait for homecoming?  Who Got The Juice is a day party, re-defined!  Plan to meet up with old friends and make new ones in an interactive environment.  Play nostalgic board and group games while the DJs vy for your attention with the hopes of engaging you enough to shake a leg on the open dance floor.  The daytime collective has a little something for everyone.

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WHO GOT THE JUICE & THE DAY PARTY COLLECTIVE

Saturday
August 21, 2021


3:00pm - 6:00pm I WHO GOT THE JUICE & THE DAY PARTY COLLECTIVE 

Category: Engagement And Culture

Feature: DJ GRANT, DJ HALO

Host(s): SIR Entertainment  

Style: Interactive/Limited Seating





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After the evening shows and at the end of each day, community-based and social organizations keep the festivities going by hosting purpose parties.  Widely recognized DJs spin a variety of tunes from multiple genres and decades.  Be on the look out for unannounced podcasts and pop up performances.

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ALL SESSIONS FEATURING FRESCA AFTER DARK

Thursday
August 19, 2021


Friday
August 20, 2021


Saturday
August 21, 2021


10:00pm - 12:00am | FRESCA AFTER DARK 

Category: Engagement and Culture 

Feature: DJ SHOWOUT, DJ COZART 

Host(s): The Concenergy Group 

Style: Interactive
/Limited Seating


10:00pm - 1:00am | FRESCA AFTER DARK 

Category: Engagement and Culture 

Feature: DJ SPOTLITE 

Host(s): The Concenergy Group 

Style: Interactive
/Limited Seating


10:00pm - 1:00am | FRESCA AFTER DARK 

Category: Engagement and Culture 

Feature: DJ DISCO D, DJ SKAZZ 

Host(s): The Concenergy Group 

Style: Interactive
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Local food is the best food.  Independently owned food trucks featuring diverse cuisines are on location and ready to serve you.  Three cocktail lounges with a selection of traditional, festive, and mocktail drinks are on site.

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FOOD TRUCK SCHEDULE

Thursday, August 19 | 5:00pm - 10:00pm
Friday, August 20 | 6:00pm - 12:00am
Saturday, August 21 | 11:00am - 12:00am


Category: Engagement and Culture 

Style: Standing

Location: Outdoor Pavillion


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