Monday, January 5, 2009

WYOMING

Sorry, no events for this state yet.

WISCONSIN

The Fireside Theatre, Year Round (Fort Atkinson, WI)
Chocolatefest, May 22-25, 2009 (Burlington, WI)
Great Wisconsin Cheese Festival, June 5-7, 2009 (Little Chute, WI)
Stone Lake Cranberry Festival, Oct 3, 2009 (Stone Lake, WI)

WEST VIRGINIA

Sorry, no events for this state yet.

WASHINGTON

Seattle Food Tours, Year Round (Seattle, WA)
Seattle Cheese Festival, May 15-16, 2010 (Seattle, WA)
Dungeness Crab & Seafood Festival, Oct 10-11, 2009 (Port Angeles, WA)

VIRGINIA

Great Harvest Bakery Tours, Year Round (Herndon & Vienna, VA)
Virginia Pork Festival, June 10, 2009 (Emporia, VA)
Charlottesville Vegetarian Festival, Sept 26, 2009 (Charlottesville, VA)

VERMONT

Vermont Maple Festival, April 24-26, 2009 (St. Albans, VT)

UTAH

Sorry, no events for this state yet.

TEXAS

Grapefest, Sept 17-20, 2009 (Grapevine, TX)
Kiepersol Estates Harvest Fest and Grape Stomp, Oct 10, 2009 (Tyler, TX)
Texas Mushroom Festival, Oct 16-17, 2009 (Madisonville, TX)
Chocolate Festival of Texas, Nov 7, 2009 (Houston, TX)

TENNESSEE

Sorry, no events for this state yet.

Sunday, January 4, 2009

SOUTH DAKOTA

Sorry, no events for this state yet.

SOUTH CAROLINA

World Grits Festival, April 17-19, 2009 (St. George, SC)
Okra Strut Festival, Sept 25-26, 2009 (Irmo, SC)

RHODE ISLAND

Great Chowder Cook-Off, June 6, 2009 (Newport, RI)
Taste of Rhode Island, Oct 3-4, 2009 (Newport, RI)
International Oktoberfest, Oct 10-12, 2009 (Newport, RI)

PENNSYLVANIA

City Food Tours, Year Round (Philadelphia, PA)
Colonial Kitchen Dinner, Jan 7 - March 30, 2009 (Peddler's Village, PA)
Philadelphia Flower Show, March 1-8, 2009 (Philadelphia, PA)
PA Maple Festival, March 21-22 & 25-29, 2009 (Meyersdale, PA)
Strawberry Festival, May 2-3, 2009 (Peddler's Village, PA)
Great Pennsylvania FlavorFest, May 23-24, 2009 (Mount Hope Estate & Winery, PA)
Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire, Weekends Aug 8 - Oct 29, 2009 (Mount Hope Estate & Winery, PA)
La Festa Italiana, Sept 5-7, 2009 (Scranton, PA)
Pocono Garlic Festival, Sept 5-6, 2009 (Shawnee, PA)

Chile Pepper Food Festival, Sept 11-12, 2009 (Bowers, PA)
Mushroom Festival, Sept 12-13, 2009 (Kennett Square, PA)
McClure Bean Soup Festival, Sept 12-19, 2009 (McClure, PA)
Local Flavor Harvest Lake Stroll at Skytop Lodge, Nov 7, 2009 (Skytop, PA)

OREGON

Astoria Warrenton Crab & Seafood Festival, Apr 24-26, 2009 (Astoria, OR)
Mt. Angel Oktoberfest, Sept 16-19, 2010 (Mt. Angel, OR)

OKLAHOMA

Okrafest, 2nd Saturday in Sept, 2009 (Checotah)

OHIO

Dandelion May Fest and Great Dandelion Cookoff, May 1-2, 2009 (Dover)
Taste of Cincinnati, May 23-25, 2009 (Cincinnati)

NORTH DAKOTA

Sorry, no events for this state yet.

NORTH CAROLINA

Newport Pig Cookin' Contest, Apr 3-4, 2009 (Newport)
North Carolina Blueberry Festival, June 20, 2009 (Burgaw)
Barbecue Festival, Oct 24, 2009 (Lexington)

Saturday, January 3, 2009

NEW YORK

City Food Tours, Year Round (New York, NY)
Finger Lakes Riesling Festival, Aug 15-16, 2009 (Canandaigua, NY)
National Buffalo Wing Festival
, Sept 5-6, 2009 (Buffalo, NY)

Feast of San Gennaro, Sept 10-20, 2009 (New York, NY)
Hudson Valley Garlic Festival, Sept 26-27, 2009 (Saugerties, NY)

International Pickle Day, Oct 4, 2009 (New York, NY)
Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival, Oct 8-11, 2009 (New York, NY)

NEW MEXICO

Sorry, no events for this state yet.

NEW JERSEY

Medieval Times, Year Round (Lyndhurst, NJ)
Shearing Festival, May 2, 2009 (Long Valley)
Michael Arnone's Crawfish Fest, May 29-31, 2009 (Augusta)
New Jersey State Chile & Salsa Cook-Off, May 30, 2009 (Toms River)
19th Annual Great Tomato Tasting, August 2009 (Pittstown)
Chowderfest Chowder Cook-Off, Oct 4, 2009 (Long Beach Island)

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Sorry, no events for this state yet.

NEVADA

Sorry, no events for this state yet.

NEBRASKA

Sorry, no events for this state yet.

MONTANA

National Folk Festival, July 10-12, 2009 (Butte)

MISSOURI

Rock N Ribs BBQ Festival, Apr 17-18, 2009 (Springfield)
Rib America, May 22-25, 2009 (St. Louis)

MISSISSIPPI

World Catfish Festival, April 4, 2009 (Belzoni)

MINNESOTA

Spring Planting Day, May 30, 2009 (Morton, MN)
Dairy Days, June 13-14, 2009 (Elk River, MN)
Bread and Butter Day, June 13, 2009 (Preston, MN)
The Great Minnesota Pie Extravaganza, July 18, 2009 (Grand Rapids, MN)
Pickle It Day, August 15, 2009 (Preston, MN)
The Useful Art of Pickling, Aug 21-22, 2009 (Elk River, MN)
Potato Days Festival, Aug 28-29, 2009 (Barnesville, MN)
Harvest Weekend, Sep 5-7, 2009 (St. Paul, MN)
Harvest Weekend, Sep 5-7, 2009 (Mendota, MN)
Prairie Sugar Weekend, Sep 26-27, 2009 (Elk River, MN)
Harvest Day, Oct 3, 2009 (Preston, MN)
Apple Butter Making Day, Oct 17, 2009 (Preston, MN)
Harvest Bounty, Nov 22, 2009 (Elk River, MN)

MICHIGAN

National Morel Mushroom Festival, May 13-16, 2010 (Boyne City, MI)
National Cherry Festival, July 3-10, 2010 (Traverse City, MI)

MASSACHUSETTS

Fisherman's Feast, Mid August 2009 (Boston)
North Quabbin Garlic and Arts Festival, Sept 2009 (Orange)
Wellfleet Oysterfest, Oct 17-18, 2009 (Wellfleet)
Boston Vegetarian Food Festival, Oct 31 & Nov 1, 2009 (Boston)

MARYLAND

Maryland Seafood Festival, Sep 11-13, 2009 (Annapolis)
St. Mary's County Oyster Festival, Oct 17-18, 2009 (Leonardtown)

MAINE

Lucky Catch Cruises, July & August 2009 (Portland)
The Yarmouth Clam Festival, July 17-19, 2009 (Yarmouth)
Maine Lobster Festival, July 29-Aug 2, 2009 (Rockland)

LOUISIANA

Zwolle Tamale Fiesta, Oct 8-10, 2009 (Zwolle, LA)
International Rice Festival, Oct 15-17, 2009 (Crowley, LA)
"5000 Egg" Giant Omelette Celebration, Nov 7-8, 2009 (Abbeville, LA)
Rayne Frog Festival, Nov 12-14, 2009 (Rayne, LA)

KENTUCKY

Poke Sallet Festival, June 4-6, 2009 (Harlan)
Anderson County Burgoo Festival, Sept 25-27, 2009 (Lawrenceburg)

KANSAS

Sorry, no events for this state yet.

IOWA

West Point Sweet Corn Festival, Aug 6-9, 2009 (West Point)

INDIANA

Pierogi Fest, July 2009 (Whiting)

ILLINOIS

Midwestern Herb and Garden Show, Feb 13-15, 2009 (Mt. Vernon)
Long Grove Strawberry Festival, June 26-28, 2009 (Long Grove)
Taste of Chicago, June 26-July 5, 2009 (Chicago)

IDAHO

Emmett Cherry Festival, 2nd Week in June, 2009 (Emmett)
Boise Soul Food Extravaganza, August 1, 2009 (Boise)

Friday, January 2, 2009

HAWAII

Maui Onion Festival, August 2009 (Whalers Village, HI)
East Maui Taro Festival, April 25-26, 2009 (Hana, HI)
Kauai Coconut Festival, Oct 2-3, 2010 (Kapaa, HI)

GEORGIA

Whistle Stop Cafe, Year Round (Juliette)
Georgia Peach Festival, June 12-20, 2009 (Byron & Fort Valley)
Shrimp and Grits Festival, Sept 18-20, 2009 (Jekyll Island)
Plains Peanut Festival, Sept 26, 2009 (Plains)
Taste of Atlanta, October 10-11, 2009 (Atlanta)
National BBQ Festival, Oct 30-31, 2009 (Douglas)

FLORIDA

Pirate's Dinner Adventure, Year Round (Orlando, FL)
Florida Keys Seafood Festival, Jan 17, 2009 (Key West, FL)
3rd Annual International Chocolate Festival, Jan 24-25, 2009 (Coral Gables, FL)
Annual Kumquat Festival, Jan 31, 2009 (Dade City, FL)
Everglades Seafood Festival, Feb 6-8, 2009 (Everglades City, FL)
Delray Beach Garlic Festival, Feb 13-15, 2009 (Delray Beach, FL)
South Beach Wine & Food Festival - South Beach Diet presents "Fun and Fit as a Family" featuring Kellogg's Kidz Kitchen, Feb 21-22, 2009 (Miami, FL)
APC Crisco National Pie Championships, April 24-26, 2009 (Kissimmee, FL)
The Great American Pie Festival, April 25-26, 2009 (Kissimmee, FL)
17th Annual International Mango Festival, July 11-12, 2009 (Coral Gables, FL)
Pensacola Seafood Festival, Sept 25-27, 2009 (Pensacola, FL)
Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, Sept 25 - Nov 8, 2009 (Orlando, FL)
Florida Seafood Festival, Nov 6-7, 2009 (Apalachicola, FL)

Thursday, January 1, 2009

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Taste of Georgetown, Oct 10, 2009 (Washington, DC)
The Metropolitan Cooking & Entertaining Show, Nov 7-8 (Walter E. Washington Convention Center)

CONNECTICUT

Lobster Days, May 23-25, 2009 (Mystic Seaport, CT)
Coventry Regional Farmers Market, Sundays June - Oct 2009 (Coventry, CT)
Chowderfest, Oct 10-12, 2009 (Mystic Seaport, CT)

COLORADO

Colorado Chocolate Festival, May 7-8, 2010 (Denver, CO)
A Taste of Colorado, Sept 4-7, 2009 (Denver, CO)
Holiday Chocolate Festival at the Broadmoor, Nov 15, 2009 (Colorado Springs, CO)

CALIFORNIA

Pirate's Dinner Adventure, Year Round (Buena Park)
Stockton Asparagus Festival, April 24-26, 2009 (Stockton)
Artichoke Festival, May 16-17, 2009 (Castroville)
California Strawberry Festival, May 16-17, 2009 (Oxnard)
Precious Cheese North Beach Festival, June 2009 (San Francisco)
Santa Barbara French Festival, July 11-12, 2009 (Santa Barbara)
Gilroy Garlic Festival, July 24-26, 2009 (Gilroy)
San Francisco Street Food Festival, August 22, 2009 (San Francisco)
California Avocado Festival, Oct 3-4, 2009 (Carpinteria, CA)

ARKANSAS

Purple Hull Pea Festival, June 26-27, 2009 (Emerson)

ARIZONA

Festival of the West, March 19-22, 2009 (Scottsdale)
West of Western Culinary Festival, March 12-15, 2009 (Phoenix)

ALASKA

Anchorage Market & Festival , Weekends May 16 - Sept 13, 2009 (Anchorage)
Kodiak Crab Festival, May 21-25, 2009 (Kodiak Island)

ALABAMA

Whistle Stop Festival, May 1-2, 2009 (Huntsville)
38th Annual National Shrimp Festival, Oct 8-11, 2009 (Gulf Shores)
National Peanut Festival, Oct 30-Nov 8, 2009 (Dothan)