Saturday, February 19, 2022, in Camden, TN
10 am – 4 pm (Schedule may expand)
The Self-Reliance Festival at Special Operations Equipment will give you a close-up view of both tactical and practical skills. This time, we will feature processing and salt boxing pork, among other demonstrations.
Want to do a demo? Fill out this form!
Like to buy quality products?
Buy cool stuff from people who have struck out to build their own independent lifestyle including handmade knives, spice mixes, soaps and lotions, and more!
A word on food and beverage
We will have smoked pork and sides for purchase as part of this event, along with free Holler Roast Coffee and water.
* Demonstrations are still being confirmed and are subject to change. Please stay tuned as we confirm the schedule. Needless to say, there will be a balance of tactical and practical self-reliance presentations at this festival.
Tickets: $30 by Dec 31, $50 from Jan 1 – Feb 15, $75 at the door
Tickets are nonrefundable but you may transfer them.
Learn the old ways of preserving meat with a live demonstration of salt-boxing pork!
Premium, craft-roasted coffee will be available for purchase. We will also run a couple of giant coffee urns to keep y’all caffeinated.
Hand crafted spice mixes with locally or organically sourced ingredients!
Get ready for a long winter with my premium, freeze-dried foods!
What are the lodging options?
Check back for lodging options.
What is your cancellation policy
Your ticket is nonrefundable.
Can I bring my dog?
What about bringing children?
Children who behave as adults are welcome. If children become unruly – or if adults act like unruly children – they will be ejected from the event.