Party time! Chowhounds discuss the best food festivals (and festivals with food) around the country. Weigh in on your favorites and give advice about travel and more.


Westchester Beer Fest at the County Center, White Plains!

by gutreactions 15 days ago

The County Center in White Plains will be the sight of the 2019 Westchester Beer Fest on Saturday, March 23rd. from 4-8 p.m. The producers say there will be 200 craft breweries represented. That's ...

Feb 23, Year of the Boar CNY celebration, Santa Rosa

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

Feb 23, 2019, 5pm Year of the Boar Chinese New Year Celebration Redwood Empire Chinese Association $25 adult $10 children (3 to 10 years old) Veterans Memorial Bldg, Santa Rosa

Lebanese Food Festival

by sjbrown12 2 months ago

The wheels are turning; and the excitement can barely be contained as the proud parishioners’ of St. Anthony’s gear up for their 35th Annual Lebanese Food Festival this weekend May 17, 18, 19, 2019...

Feb 2, 2019 Annual Slavonic Festival at St. Thomas Church Rahway NJ

by maryann2150 2 months ago

The parish family of St. Thomas the Apostle Byzantine Catholic Church invites all to attend their 32nd Annual Slavonic Festival on Saturday, Feb. 3, from 12 noon to 9 p.m. Admission is free and par...

Feb 2, SF, 8th Annual Bay Area American Indian Two-Spirit Powwow

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

Saturday, February 2nd, 2019, 10am-6pm Grand Entry at 12pm Free admission Location: Festival Pavilion at Fort Mason, 2 Marina Blvd in San Francisco Native market and food, 10am to 5:30pm

Mohegan Sun Wine & Food Fest, Jan. 24-27...

by gutreactions 2 months ago

Mohegan Sun Resort & Casino in Uncasville, CT. will be hosting its annual Sun Wine & Food Fest: Jan. 24th thru 27th. There will be lots of craft food, wine, restaurant and celebrity chef participat...

Dec 1 & 2, 15th Annual Native American Christmas Market, Spreckels

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

15th Annual Native American Christmas Market Dec 1 & 2 Food booth offering Indian tacos, fry bread & rez dogs. Spreckels Memorial Building 5th & Llano Spreckels, CA (Between Monterey & Salina...

Oct 28: Ginza Food Bazaar at the Fresno Betsuin Family Dharma Center (Clovis)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

Sun, October 28, 2018 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM PDT Ginza Food Bazaar "Event will feature delicious food, cultural demos such as Bonsai, Taiko and Calligraphy, an Asian gift store, a raffle and a B...

Week of Italian Cuisine in San Francisco | Nov 12-17, 2018

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

"Eat, drink and be Italian." This year's theme is the cuisine of Puglia. The link has the participating restaurants in the SF Bay Area and their special menus.

N.Y. Magazine Taste Event

by foodwhisperer 5 months ago

Amazing lineup of restaurants this year. I've gone the past few years and it's a great food event. VIP tickets allow you to enter before the masses, so no wait at all and access to VIP lounge. It'...

Burmese Food Fair, Daly City, Sunday Oct 14

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

Burmese Food Fair, Fundraiser for We Do for Myanmar Sunday, Oct 14, 10a to 3p Jefferson High School, Galleria 699 Serramonte Blvd Daly City, CA https://www.facebook.com/harry.lin.1485/po...

New York City Wine & Food Fest tickets for Sunday 10/14: below retail

by dblaineprod 5 months ago

Hello I have 3 tickets (hard copy) to the SUNDAY NYCWFF Grand Tasting at NYC Wine and Food Festival. I can't go any more but I don't want the tickets to go to waste! Sunday 10/14 12-6pm Pier 92/...

Honoring the Whole Animal, Santa Rosa, Oct 13

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

Saturday, October 13th, 2018 Santa Rosa Community Farmers’ Market 1351 Maple Avenue 1351 Maple Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95404 9 am – 1 pm Admission is FREE At our upcoming event “Honoring t...

Romanian wine fair at Institut de l'hôtellerie

by lagatta 6 months ago

The first Salon des vins roumains will take place on October 9th at Institut de tourisme et d'hôtellerie du Québec (ITHQ) 3535 St Denis St, Montreal, QC H2X 3P1 (métro Sherbrooke) https://www.e...

Paella Festival & Cookoff, Sun Oct 7, Santa Rosa (Sonoma VITA)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

WHAT: Gerard’s Paella Festival and Cook-Off (as part of Sonoma Vita) DATE and TIME: Sunday, October 7th, 2018 | 11am – 3pm (Paella will be served at noon) PASSES: Tasting Pass: $20 per person...

ISO Recs for fall foodie activities

by itryalot 7 months ago

Looking in SW Ontario, GTA Region. We have been to Fiest of Fields in the past and loved it. I know there is http://www.wellesleyabcfestival.ca/. Is there anything liek Fiest of Fields still or o...

Greenwich Wine & Food Fest 2018, Sept. 21-22...

by gutreactions 6 months ago

The 8th Annual Greenwich Wine & Food Festival will take place Sept. 21 & 22 at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park, Arch St., Greenwich. A stellar guest list includes: Daniel Boulud, Scott Conant, Mary Giul...

What the Fluff? A Tribute to Union Square Invention

by USMS 6 months ago

What the Fluff? A Tribute to Union Square Invention returns for a 13th year in Somerville! This zany and fun-filled festival honors the invention of Marshmallow Fluff by Archibald Query in Somervil...

Hudson Valley Wine & Food Fest 2018, Sept. 8 & 9...

by gutreactions 7 months ago

It's time for seasonal harvest festivals all around the metro area. One of the biggest is coming up again: Hudson Valley Wine & Food Fest will take place in Rhinebeck, N.Y. at the Dutchess County F...

Greek Fest at Holy Trinity, New Rochelle, Sept. 6-9....

by gutreactions 7 months ago

Caught the signage in front of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in New Rochelle, at the intersection of Mill Road and North Ave. They will hold their annual Greek Festival this weekend: Sept. 6th...