Taylor, Mississippi

The Conference on the Front Porch

Two days of Southern culture and literature appreciation


Join Garden & Gun in charming Taylor, Mississippi, for the fourth annual Conference on the Front Porch—two days of exploring the significance of the front porch in the American South.

In addition to lectures and panels, enjoy traditional Southern meals, concerts, wine tastings, tours of historic Oxford homes, and more.


Click here for more information and registration. 


2019 Speaker Lineup:
Andrew “Andy” Lack

Curtis Wilkie

Audra Burch

Brian Jones

Jason Bouldin

Ace Atkins

Dr. Mark J. Plotkin

Full Schedule of events to be announced May 2019.


To view party pics from the 2018 event, click here.


Garden & Gun is the national media partner of The Conference on the Front Porch.