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March 19-April 3, 2016  Knott's Boysenberry Festival - Buena Park, California

April 1-2, 2016  Wine Signature Auction  - Beverly Hills, California
Heritage Auctions ( Fine & Rare Wine Auction #5264.

April 1-2, 2016  VinDiego Wine & Food Festival - San Diego, California
Wine connoisseurs can delight in over 75 of California's award-winning wineries, 300+ selections of wine. VinDiego showcases San Diego's notable restaurants under one roof, offering samples to please every palate. Enjoy classes with vintners, silent wine auction featuring collectible fine wines, big bottle private tasting parties, vacation packages, VIP winery tours, and other wine related items perfect for the wine and food enthusiast. Proceeds from the silent auction benefits Freedom Station.


April 1-3, 2016
IACP Annual Conference
Los Angeles, California
International Association of Culinary Professionals Annual Conference.  Culinarians from around the globe gather to unite, inspire, and celebrate. Come to network, come to share your knowledge.

April 2, 2016
Lodi Wine & Food Festival - Lodi, California
The Lodi Spring Wine Show features wine tasting from up to 50 wineries, great food, entertainment, vendors, and much more all under one roof.  The Show evolves and changes from year to year, but it is always a great place to learn, explore, and discover more about wine and the wine industry.  If you love wine, food and fun the Lodi Spring Wine Show is the place for you.

April 2, 2016  22nd World Cup of Beer Homebrew Competition Finals
Oakland, California
Presented by the Bay Area Mashers, the competition is open to everyone in all styles and sub-styles of beer, mead, and cider.

April 2, 2016  Mendocino Sparkling Wine Fest - Hopland, California
From 12-4 pm, ten of Mendocino County's premier Sparkling Wine producers will be coming together for a stellar wine and food event celebrating Mendocino County's renowned bubblies. This fun and casual gathering will be taking place here at Terra Sávia in Hopland, set against the picturesque vineyards and hills of the Northern Russian River's Sanel Valley.  These crisp, delicious wines will be paired with local foods specially chosen to match the different styles of wines on hand. The North Coast climates of Mendocino County are known for producing wonderful Sparkling Wines so don't wait to get your tickets!   Advance tickets are $65, $75 at the door and there are a limited amount of tickets available.

April 2, 2016  5th Annual Winners’ Circle BBQ - Arcadia, California
Known as the best Barbeque competition on the west coast, the 5th  annual “Winner’s Circle” BBQ Championship, will be held at the iconic Santa Anita Park. This is not just another day at the races; the top Pit Masters from all over the Western United States will compete for $18,000 in cash, a California State Championship title and the chance to represent California in the national Barbeque championships. Also, new this year is the ultimate Mac & Cheese throw down where the contestants elbow their way to the top and shred the competition with their cheesy concoctions.  Live music will be jamming throughout the day, while you relax with hot barbeque and a cold refreshing beverage. Arts and crafts and a special play area and pony rides will be available for children.  And, if that is not enough, live horse racing starts at 1:00.  The “Winner’s Circle” BBQ Championship offers free parking at gate 6 and only $5.00 admission. Tasting tickets are only $1.00 each and are sold in packs of ten. Gates will open at 10:30:00 am and racing begins at 1:00 pm.


April 2-6, 2016
American Society for Nutrition Scientific Sessions and Meeting
San Diego, California
Held in conjunction with Experimental Biology, with lectures, symposia, and exhibits of scientific equipment & publications.

April 3, 2016  Cochon555 - San Francisco, California
Cochon555, the signature culinary competition featuring five chefs cooking five heritage breed pigs in a friendly competition for a cause.  The tour is dedicated to helping Piggy Bank create the first open-source agriculture platform for heritage species while raising global awareness for socially responsible farming. The event unites consumers with local farmers, renowned chefs, prominent winemakers, restaurateurs, craft brewers and distillers in each city for a nose-to-tail culinary showdown celebrating family farms. At each event, 500 guests including notable judges will vote for the best bite amongst 2,000 pounds of awesomeness and the winning chef will be announced the “Princess or Prince of Porc”. On June 18th, the ten regional winners of Cochon555 fly to Aspen/Snowmass to compete at Grand Cochon, a spotlight of 10 chefs, 10 pigs and the best 30 bites from tour. The winner of the grand finale walks away with the crown and title of “2016 King or Queen of Porc”.

April 8-10, 2016  Food + Wine Festival Palm Desert
Palm Springs, California
The Food & Wine Festival Palm Desert will gather the brightest and most inspired chefs from California for three extraordinary days of culinary and wine tasting under The Big White Tent on Larkspur between El Paseo and Shadow Mountain in Palm Desert, CA. This event will be uniquely educational in focus, showcasing the Coachella Valley as a culinary destination.

April 9, 2016  Simply diVine: Food - Wine - Spirits
Los Angeles, California
Stroll McCadden Place while delighting the senses at the 11th Annual Simply diVine!  Nibble on bites from some of Los Angeles' favorite restaurants, and sip on samples from wineries, distilleries, breweries, juicers, and roasters.

April 9-10 & 16-17, 2016  Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival
San Francisco, California
The Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival is said to be the second largest festival outside of Washington, D.C. to celebrate the blooming of cherry blossoms.  Throughout the two weekends, the streets of Japantown becomes a live stage where you will have the opportunity to see Japanese dancing, singing, martial arts demonstrations, as well as taste traditional and nontraditional Japanese delicacies.

April 9-10 & 16-17, 2016  25th Annual Passport Wine Event
El Dorado, California
Wine Lovers agree...'Best Wine Tasting Event of the Year'  Weekend pass for only $65.00, check out the website for all the details!

April 14-16, 2016  Hospice du Rhôn 2016 - Paso Robles, California
Celebrate the exceptional 22 Rhône varieties at the next installment of Hospice du Rhône.  Three-days in the late spring have been reserved for an exclusive weekend surrounding all things Rhône. A palate provoking weekend embracing the enchantment, history and tastes of the Twenty-two Rhône varieties. Throughout the weekend, tip your glass with worldly Rhône wine producers, journey through the largest international collection of Rhône variety wines and savor Rhône exceptional cuisine all while taking in the inspiring and spirited Rhône community.

April 14-17, 2016  The True Cost of American Food
San Francisco, California
The Sustainable Food Trust will be hosting a major conference on food system externalities.  Under the theme of The True Cost of American Food, this conference will explore the ways in which the economics of our present food systems are distorted in ways which result in dishonest food pricing, sending wrong signals to consumers and producers about the true cost of current intensive farming systems, and preventing the uptake of more sustainable alternatives.

April 15-16, 2016  California Wine Festival Orange County
Dana Point, California
Wine, food, music, sun and sea. Experience the quintessential California wine tasting and enjoy hundreds of California's finest vintage wines, delicious gourmet foods samples and lively music. Discover new wines at every Festival, find a new favorite and pair it with a dizzying variety of fresh gourmet appetizers like artisan breads, cheeses, olive oils and so much more. Enjoy an afternoon of unlimited fun, food and music - at the biggest wine festival under the sun!

April 15-17, 2016  3rd Annual Santa Barbara Food & Wine Weekend
Santa Barbara, California
Join the celebration of Santa Barbara County’s best chefs, artisans, winemakers and farmers. Now in its second year, the Santa Barbara Food & Wine Weekend showcases the distinct tastes, sights and sounds of the region while also bringing cutting-edge culinary talent from across the country to Santa Barbara.  The weekend is inspired by Julia Child’s lifelong passion for learning, love of eating well and mission to further gastronomy. It’s designed to marry entertainment and inspiration, celebration with learning.  Event proceeds will benefit The Julia Child Foundation.

April 15-17, 2016  Annual California Antique Farm Equipment Show
Tulare, California
One of California's largest gatherings of antique farm equipment with more than 900 antique trucks, tractors and farm equipment exhibits.  Tractor Pull, Antique Auction, Parade, & Kids Events.

April 15-17, 2016  San Joaquin Asparagus Festival - Stockton, California
San Joaquin Asparagus Festival offers everything from food to fun. Bring your family and friends and enjoy Asparagus Alley, Health & Wellness Fair, Color Run, the San Joaquin Asparagus Festival Parade, Car Show, Asparagus Eating Competition, Craft Beer and Wine Pavilion, Kids Zone with carnival rides and games, Petting Zoo and so much more!  Join us at the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds in Stockton, California for the BIGGEST Asparagus Festival in the West!

April 16, 2016  California Nut Festival - Chico, California
The vibrant and entertaining one-day festival pays tribute to Chico's rich agricultural heritage with a bounty of farm-fresh food sampling, cooking demonstrations, live music on two stages, an art show and, of course, lots of sampling of wonderful delights, wine and beer!  Proceeds benefit the Historic Patrick Ranch Museum, a restored mansion and working farm managed by the Far West Heritage Association.

April 16, 2016  Taste of Hillcrest - San Diego, California
Bring your appetite, because this self-guided walking tour will feature samples from more than 40 of the area’s finest restaurants.

April 16, 2016  4th Annual Riverside Tamale Festival
Riverside, California
Join us for our annual Riverside Tamale Festival celebrating family hertitage. Enter our best homemade tamale contest or our tamale eating contest. Bring your chairs or blankets and spend the day eating delicious food and listening to good music.

April 16, 2016  Sacramento Beer & Chili Festival - Sacramento, Calif.
Sacramento Beer and Chili Festival is a fundraiser for The Sacramento Artists Council and raises money for art programs that assist at-risk children, children of homeless families and fund adopt a school art programs for Sacramento regional schools. Sacramento Beer and Chili Festival features a chili cook off competition (industry and individual) and unlimited beer tastings provide by local breweries. Bike parking will be available along the fence and dogs are welcome.

April 16-17, 2016  Annual Cherry Blossom Festival
Monterey Park, California
Planned and coordinated by community volunteers, the Cherry Blossom Festival strives to provide a cultural arts event that offers a forum for learning, entertainment, fun, and support of community.  So take the time to see, hear, and taste a bit of the Japanese and Japanese American culture through a first-hand experience of watching traditional Japanese dancing, hearing the resounding beats of the taiko drums, observing the mastery and various skills of martial arts, participating in the ancient art of the tea ceremony, or buying hand-made crafts or food with an Asian flair. Other highlights of the Festival include games & crafts for children, and numerous cultural displays.

April 16-17, 2016  California Poppy Festival - Lancaster, California
The California Poppy Festival kicks off spring in the Antelope Valley with a glorious array of celebrated performers, unrivaled events, and mouth-watering delicacies designed to delight, enchant, and amuse people of all ages.

April 16-17, 2016  KHTS Home & Garden Show - Santa Clarita, Calif.
Free to the public and feature over two hundred local vendors. Most are local businesses involved in our valley for many years. They have a commitment to making certain you get the best possible advice and guidance. We urge you to take advantage of their expertise and eagerness to assist. Discover the latest in solar energy, pool and backyard design, kitchen remodeling and other home improvements.

April 17, 2016  28th Annual Vintage Bouquet - Beverly Hills, California
Beverly Hills Bar Association Barristers Annual Vintage Bouquet.  Splendid food and award-winning wines served in a stunning setting make an irresistible pairing.  Delicious hors d’oeuvres and desserts from top restaurants and tastings from leading wineries, spirit and beverage companies, from noon to 4 pm, at Greystone Mansion in Beverly Hills.  The outdoor tasting event, which is open to the public, also includes a beer garden, musical entertainment, and live and silent auctions featuring fabulous trips, enticing food and wine packages, artwork and much more.  VIP ticket holders enjoy all that plus access to the exclusive a VIP Cocktail Lounge.  Vintage Bouquet benefits the community and educational programs of the Beverly Hills Bar Association Barristers, committed to serving the community by providing such services as Teen Court early intervention and diversion court for juvenile offenders, and monthly pro bono legal clinics at Roxbury Park.  Tickets to Vintage Bouquet are $175 per person ($200 after April 15, 2016).  A limited number of VIP tickets ($275) are also available and include entree to the V.I.P. Cocktail Lounge with exclusive restaurant, spirit and cocktail tastings.  Sponsorships are available.

April 17, 2016  California Jazz & Wine Fest - Westlake Village, Calif.
Unlimited sampling of wine, craft brews, boutique spirits and gourmet food are part of the 5th Annual California Jazz & Wine Fest, from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Four Seasons Hotel in Westlake Village (2 Dole Dr., Westlake Village). Artisans will also be displaying their wares. Headlining the live entertainment is composer, arranger, saxophonist and three-time Grammy-award winner Tom Scott. Presented by Rotary Club of Westlake Village Sunrise, proceeds will go to Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles’ Mark Taper and Johnny Mercer Artists Program that focuses on healing the whole child through art and music. Tickets: $100 per person/general admission and $150 per person/VIP admission (VIP tickets include one-hour early entry for tasting, valet parking, preferred seating and other amenities). Only 1,500 tickets will be sold. Must be age 21 or older to attend. Information: 805-380-6010,

April 17, 2016  30th Annual Fallbrook Avocado Festival
Fallbrook, California
Charming setting in Historic Downtown, 350 booths, 2 covered beer gardens with live bands, community stage, contests, avocado everything, pony rides, free parking, free shuttles, free admittance, 2 food courts, Farmer's Market with local produce and natives, avocado trees for sale, avocado education.

April 17-18, 2016  Women Chefs & Restaurateur's National Conference
Los Angeles, California
Women Chefs and Restaurateurs (WCR), the nation’s leading association representing women in culinary professions.

April 17-20, 2016  World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology
San Diego, California
Linking biotechnology, chemistry & agriculture to create new value chains.

April 20-21, 2016  Mediterranean Diet Roundtable
Beverly Hills, California
The MDR brings together a cross section of individuals from the national and international food community, scientists and researchers  supporting the Mediterranean Diet, as well as practicing foodservice professionals who can describe the benefits that the Mediterranean Diet has had on the menus they plan and serve in their programs. It will also include a discussion of the issues related to sourcing the various ingredients used to create meals that meet the Mediterranean Diet regimen. The intended audience for this international event includes food industry buyers, importers and distributors, international manufacturers and international trade missions and agencies, as well as doctors, nutritionists and other food and foodservice industry professionals.

April 20-22, 2016  18th Annual Worlds of Flavor
Napa Valley, California
Culinary Institute of America (CIA) Worlds of Flavor International Conference & Festival, considered to be the premier professional event on global cuisines and flavor trends in the country.

April 21, 2016  Wine Country Chefs of Tomorrow
Santa Rosa, California
The Sonoma County Lodging Association, 17th Annual Wine Country Chefs of Tomorrow fundraiser. This entertaining night of great food, local wines, silent and live auction raises funds for local high school culinary arts program.  Bid on great auction lots including trips, wine and excursions.

April 21, 2016  Annual Grape Day - Temecula, California
Grape Day is a one day conference featuring in-depth seminars on the latest advances and developments in viticulture and vineyard management.

April 21-24, 2016  Santa Barbara County Vintners' Spring Weekend
Buellton, California
The annual Santa Barbara Vintners Spring Weekend attracts wine lovers from near and far for an opportunity to attend wine maker lunches and dinners, educational wine-focused seminars, winery and tasting room open houses, vineyard walks, a golf tournament, a Farm-to-Table picnic and concert event, and the annual Vintners Festival Grand Tasting where every one of our 100+ member wineries gather to present and sell their wines, often poured by the winemakers themselves.

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  The South Bay Spring Home & Garden Show
Long Beach, California
Our shows always feature displays and exhibits of the latest ideas in home improvement, remodeling, interior-design, decorating and landscaping. In addition, we provide educational and informative seminars and demonstrations designed to help homeowners enhance the beauty and the value of their homes.  Our shows combine high quality products and services with family entertainment, including top name musical acts, along with sample product give-aways, special appearances by many of California's best known radio and television personalities.

April 23, 2016  Earth Day Food & Wine Festival
San Luis Obispo County, California
Fine wine, craft beers, delectable foods, live music.  Earth Day Food & Wine has become the acclaimed culinary experience of the Central Coast with a sophisticated array of farmers, chefs, and winemakers gathering with guests under the oaks. Enjoy fresh and tantalizing local fare, SIP Certified sustainable wines, live music, and plenty Central Coast sunshine. Event proceeds benefit educational scholarships for relatives of farmworkers.

April 23, 2016  Lodi Beer Festival - Lodi, California
Come to the inaugural Lodi Beer Fest and find some new craft beer to add to your ice chest this summer!  Held in the Ole Mettler Pavilion and the adjacent outside area, the Lodi Beer Fest promises a lot of fun with beer tasting from more than 20 breweries, games, food and music and a great commemorative glass to take home.

April 23, 2016  4th Annual Sierra Pelona Valley Wine Festival
Agua Dulce, California
Noon to 4 p.m. at Reyes Winery, 10262 Sierra Highway, Agua Dulce, California.  VIP entry at 11 a.m. Attendees will receive: Specialty event glass, event plate, swag gift bag, wine and food sampling and free parking. Sample wine and food from more than 80 vendors. This event will benefit the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center. Purchase before April 10 and prepaid general admission tickets are $75 each and VIP $100 (if still available – only 100 tickets are available). April 10-April 23, prepaid and “at the door” general admission tickets will increase to $85 each. Designated driver tickets are $40 each.

April 23, 2016  35th Annual Petaluma Butter & Egg Day
Petaluma, California
Celebrating the region’s rich agricultural history as one of the premier dairy regions in the country. Together with The Petaluma River, eggs and dairy products turned Petaluma into one of the most prosperous communities in the state in the early 1900’s. The event typically draws over 25,000 attendees.   Attendance: 25,000.

April 23, 2016  7th Annual Hall Cabernet Cookoff - St. Helena, Calif.
Professional chef teams and amateur home cooks will serve up dishes paired perfectly with HALL Cabernet Sauvignon and compete to win money for their favorite Napa Valley non-profits. Taste each dish, vote for your favorites and enjoy incredible wines!

April 23, 2016  Wine & Food Fest - Sacramento, California
Benefitting Make-A-Wish. Considered the premier wine and food event in the region, this year’s WWFF will feature more than 100 wineries, breweries and restaurants. General admission guests will also enjoy a silent auction from 5:00 – 7:30 p.m. and from 7:30 – 10:00 p.m., VIP guests will enjoy a sit down dinner, live auction and experienced a live wish reveal for a local child.

April 23-24, 2016  Union's 31st Annual Home, Garden & Lifestyle Show
Grass Valley, California
The Union's annual Spring Home & Garden Show is Nevada County's LARGEST and ONLY Home Expo, featuring more than 200 vendors with thousands of ideas for your home & garden.  Drawing more than 8,000 attendees on an annual basis, this show features all your home improvement needs at discounted show rates, plus entertainment for the whole family. FREE ADMISSION, wonderful local food & beverage choices, and prizes.

April 24, 2016  Taste of Huntington Beach - Huntington Beach, Calif.
Imagine, sun and fun in Surf City, USA.  Join us for the Taste that features over 40 speciality food purveyors paired with not only some of California's best wines but international wines also.  Siip on craft brews, visit our silent auction and raffle and enjoy live entertainment on a wonderful hilltop setting.

April 24, 2016  Chili Cookoff & Classic Car Show
Thousand Oaks, California
Sponsored by the Rotary Club of Thousand Oaks, the event includes the ICS sanctioned chili cook off and a classic car show with music and entertainment throughout the day.

April 26, 2016  20th UCLA Extension Restaurant Industry Conference
Los Angeles, California
Professionals attending this highly regarded conference include approximately 350 restaurant operating companies, owners, C-level executives, lenders, private equity investors, investment bankers, suppliers, and professional advisors.

April 29-May 1, 2016  La Habra Citrus Fair - La Habra, California
The fair is four fun-filled days,jam packed with thrilling rides, exciting stage shows, delicious food and fabulous merchandise. Exciting Rides, Beer and Wine Garden, Great Food, Farmer's Exhibits, Free Entertainment, FFA Livestock, and More!

April 30-May 1, 2016  21st Annual Clayton Art and Wine Festival
Clayton, California
Stroll along historic Main Street enjoying luxury varietals from California's wineries and popular premium brewed beers. Browse among over 125 fine artisans and unique craft exhibits.  Youngsters will love Kiddieland with lots of games and fun. Listen to non-stop live entertainment while you enjoy a wide selection of tempting dishes from the International Food Court. Take a few minutes to visit the fascinating Clayton Historical Society on Main Street. It's a fun day that the whole family can enjoy and the event is free.


Food Shows and Local Food, Beer and Wine Events

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April 11, 2015  SoulFood Festival Los Angeles - Los Angeles, California
Warning: Auto-playing music with no stop or mute.  The Soul Food Festival is an inviting event that highlights the aroma of traditional soul food cooking in the air while bringing together families and friends in an outdoor social setting for a day of reunion, information and Award Winning entertainment.

April 19, 2015  Los Angeles Avocado Food Festival
Los Angeles, California
Taste of the Avocados - Live entertainment, Exhibitors, Food Booths, Vendors, Arts & Crafts, Games, Gifts give-a-way

April 25, 2015  SactoMoFo 8 - Sacramento, California
Sacramento Mobile Food Festival (SactoMoFo) Mobile food festival with 30+ truck & cart vendors from all over California, live music & more.

April 26, 2015  30th Annual For Our Children Food & Wine Festival
Torrance, California
Proceeds this year will benefit TrinityKids Care, a program of Providence TrinityCare Hospice Foundation and Sandpipers philanthropic programs. Gourmet foods and fine wines from over 90 restaurants and wineries.  The spectacular silent and live auctions feature unique gift items, sports tickets and memorabilia, dining, entertainment and exciting travel packages.

April 26, 2015  CCC 8th Annual Food & Wine Event - San Pablo, California
Join us for our Annual Food & Wine Event. All proceeds directly benefit student of the Contra Costa College Culinary Arts Management Program


Local Food, Beer and Wine Events

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April 12, 2014  Annual Grilled Cheese Invitational
Los Angeles, California
The Last Grilled Cheese Invitational takes place on April 12th, 2014 from 11:00am to 6:00pm at Los Angeles Center Studios in downtown Los Angeles.

April 18, 2014  Blind Childrens Center Beeping Egg Hunt
Los Angeles, California
Free Event.  Be a Good Egg and sponsor a beeping egg designed for egg hunts for blind or partially sighted children through a tax-deductible gift to the Blind Childrens Center. Support the children at our annual event. Every child should be able to participate in an Egg Hunt!

April 30-May 7, 2014  Silicon Valley Spring Restaurant Week
San Jose, California
Silicon Valley Restaurant Week is a coordinated fixed price offering by Silicon Valley restaurateurs. Participating restaurants offer a discounted three-course fixed price dinner menu each night.


Food Shows and Local Food, Beer and Wine Events

waiting for new dates

April 19, 2013  Smoking & Curing Fish as a Food Preservative - Techniques & Methods
Palo Alto, California
This training on preserving fish will discuss fish smoking and curing techniques, the methods and its benefits. It covers health risks and HACCP requirements for smoking and curing fish commercially. It will also cover packaging, storage and transportation requirements for mass produced cured fish.

April 28, 2013  Top Chef Pig Roast - Santa Monica, California
Chef Nyesha Arrington of Wilshire Restaurant hosts a gathering of Los Angeles’ Top Chef, Top Chef Masters, and Top Chef Just Desserts contestants for a backyard pig roast at Wilshire Restaurant in Santa Monica benefiting Share our Strength Taste of the Nation Los Angeles and helping to end childhood hunger in the United States


Food Festivals and Local Food, Beer & Wine Events

events still waiting for new dates

April 21, 2012  Wine & Dine: Prohibition - San Diego, California
Take a trip back in time to the roaring 1920s at Prohibition: Wine & Dine.  Join guys and dolls at San Diego’s hottest new joint for the year’s most talked about event.  Non-stop dance floor, indulge in tastings from premium wine and food purveyors and bid on items at the silent auction.  Enjoy specially handcrafted prohibition era cocktails and try out your luck on the casino game floor. Proceeds from the event enables ElderHelp, a San Diego-based non-profit, to provide support services to seniors to help them remain independent in their own homes.

April 29, 2012  4th Annual Jewish Food Festival
Santa Clarita, California
The 2012 Jewish Food & Cultural Festival is THE place to find great Jewish foods, shopping, live Jewish entertainment, and arts and crafts.  A variety of activities for both children and adults make this a wonderful day for the entire family. Non-perishable food donations brought to the festival will benefit the Santa Clarita Valley Food Pantry and all monetary proceeds go toward supporting the Jewish Food & Cultural Festivals of the future.


Local Food, Beer and Wine Events

waiting for new dates

April 26, 2008  Wineries Of Santa Clara Valley Spring BBQ
Gilroy, California     (no website)
Meet your local winemakers. Wine Education Booth with scents of wine, barrel making, barrel tastes, etc. Enjoy new releases & Barrel Tastings. Savor a New York Steak, Pasta con Pesto, Green Salad and Garlic Bread. Tickets are available for $50/per person from any of the participating wineries. Call 800-548-3813 or 408-842-6436 for more information.



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