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2016 ALABAMA - APRIL 2016
Food Festivals, & Other Food, Wine and Beer Events

(see also: 2015 - 2013 - 2012 - 2011).

April 2, 2016  Alabama Wineries and Grape Growers Association Conference - Birmingham, Alabama
The Alabama Wineries and Grape Growers Association ("AWGGA") invites all amateur and professional wine makers and fruit growers to our Annual Spring Conference and Wine Makers Banquet 8:30am - 9pm @ Hilton Perimeter Park Hotel.  Enjoy the fellowship of both professional and amateur fruit growers and wine makers. Listen to experiences of members; learn from renowned guest speakers. There will be 2 concurrent sessions going on all day ending with a banquet and amateur winemaker awards presentations.

April 2, 2016  Alabama Chocolate Festival - Rainbow City, Alabama
This popular event features food vendors, arts and crafts, carnival rides and, of course, plenty of chocolate.


April 8-9, 2016
11th Annual Tri State BBQ Festival
Dothan, Alabama
April 8th.  BBQ Bash Yard Party.   Come dance the night away with the energetic and soulful sounds of Legacy. (Adult beverages available). Shopping with vendors and much more!   April 9th.  Sampling tents, arts/crafts and food vendors, kids activities and a BBQ competition with over $11,000 in prize money! Live music and more.

April 8-9, 2016  Annual Lebanese Food & Cultural Festival
Birmingham, Alabama
Many traditional Lebanese foods, cultural booths, Lebanese dancing and entertainment. Held at St. Elias Maronite Church.

April 8-9, 2016  Alabama Farm & Poultry Expo- Boaz, Alabama
The annual Alabama Farm & Poultry Expo - at the Boaz Outlet Center.  The Expo will feature Farm & Poultry Exhibits, indoor Arts & Crafts, Children's Play Area, BBQ Chicken Cook-off and Backyard Poultry Show and Entertainment. For more info contact the Boaz Chamber at 256-593-8154

April 9-10, 2016  29th Annual Baldwin County Strawberry Festival
Loxley, Alabama
Highlights will include crafts, food, games, and entertainment. Benefits the Loxley Elementary School and the Association of Retarded Citizens of Baldwin County.  Attendance: 80,000.

April 16, 2016  8th Annual BBQ for Building - Birmingham, Alabama
Teams will compete in a barbeque cook-off for the title of Grand Champion and their team being listed as sponsor for an upcoming Habitat home.   All proceeds go toward the funding of Habitat for Humanity’s housing programs. The event will feature live music by local band, great food and fun for all.

April 22, 2016  Earth Day - Worldwide
The first Earth Day on April 22, 1970, activated 20 million Americans from all walks of life and is widely credited with launching the modern environmental movement.  More than 1 billion people now participate in Earth Day activities each year, making it the largest civic observance in the world.

April 22-24, 2016  Interstate Mullet Toss and Gulf Coast's Greatest Beach Party - Orange Beach, Alabama
Usually held the last full weekend in April. Gates open 9:00 a.m. Children's toss at 10:00 a.m. Adults at noon. Fun, food and frivolity on the beach with other activities for the weekend including a bikini contest, a keg toss and tug of war.

April 28-May 8, 2016  Oak Mountain Spring State Fair
Pelham, Alabama
Oak Mountain Amphitheatre.  Fair Food; Exotic Animals; Camel Rides; Pig Races; Thrilling Rides; Grandpa Cractchet; Alligator Wrestling; Giant Ferris Wheel; Entertainment; much more.


2015 ALABAMA - APRIL 2015
Food Festivals, & Other Food, Wine and Beer Events
(these events are waiting for new dates)

April 11, 2015
Asian Cultures & Food Festival
Birmingham, Alabama
A fun and learning time for the whole family! Entertainment, Asian food bazaar, fashion show, outdoor activities for the kids, and vendors with Asian goods to sell. Offers a wide variety of Asian cuisine.

2013 ALABAMA - APRIL 2013
(these events are waiting for new dates)

April 12-14, 2013  Alabama Chicken & Egg Festival - Moulton, Alabama
The Lawrence County Arts Council has announced the Chicken and Egg Festival has ended its run after nine years and has been discontinued. It became too large an event for the council to handle (20,000 people each year).

April 25-27, 2013  Foodabluza - Atmore, Alabama
We’ve been busy planning a food and blues festival to celebrate Southern community.  We call it Foodabluza!  Competitive eating contests will take the stage, throughout the festival, where you can watch contestants go head-to-head for prize money.  This year’s entertainment line-up will honor the most beloved music in the world and one that primarily originated right here in the Deep South – the Blues.

2012 ALABAMA - APRIL 2012
Food Festivals, & Other Food, Wine and Beer Events

(these events are waiting for new dates)

April 21, 2012  21st Annual Faunsdale Crawfish Festival
Faunsdale, Alabama
Two days of crawfish, fun, food, arts and crafts, bullriding, live music, crawfish eatin' contest, children's activities, and more.

2011 ALABAMA - APRIL 2011
Food Festivals, & Other Food, Wine and Beer Events

(these events are waiting for new dates)

April 2, 2011  Greensboro BBQ Festival 2011 - Greensboro, Alabama
A free event to highlight the local BBQ talent and showcase what our beautiful town has to offer!




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