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U.S. Food Festival Section: Listed by State & Month
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2018 CALIFORNIA DECEMBER 2018
December 2-3, 2017 Indio International Tamale Festival - Indio, California
It all started in 1992 with an idea by Dave Hernandez, a member of the Downtown Indio Merchants Association. The rich heritage of the tamale, consistent community support and hard working tamale makers have created the festival's tremendous success. Recently, the Food Network-TV ranked the Indio International Tamale Festival in the top 10 "All-American Food Festivals" in the nation! Attendance: 120,000.
December 3, 2017 21st Annual Mill Valley WinterFest - Mill Valley, California
One of this community's iconic annual events. Celebrating its 21st Anniversary this year, this event has blossomed into a celebration that features snow sliding, a day-long program of entertainment, a visit by Santa Claus, an antique fire truck, food from local restaurants and food vendors, and culminates with a spectacular tree lighting ceremony.
December 8, 2017 - Fillmore Holiday Wine Walk - San Francisco, California
From 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM. The tasting event will include merchants offering wine samples inside their stores throughout Fillmore Street from Jackson to Eddy.
December 9, 2017 - 7th Annual Holiday Concert & Santa on the Pier
Redondo Beach, California
December 9, 2017 30th Annual Lighted Boat Parade & Fireworks
December 9-31, 2017 Holiday Tours & 8th Annual Gingerbread House Contest
Heritage Square. Costumed docents present guided tours of elegantly decorated Victorian homes. Admire the imagination and artistry of handmade gingerbread houses inside the Heritage Hall.
December 10, 2017 Holiday on the Hill - Simi Valley, California
Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Library. Celebrate this magical season with your family and friends at our Annual Holiday on the Hill event. This spectacular evening of wonderful holiday performers, magnificent music, and delectable gourmet food is a much anticipated gathering every year! Enjoy special performances by Oak Park High School, Conejo Valley Youth Orchestra, and other local groups and entertainment.
December 14, 2017 2nd Annual North Beach Holiday Wine Walk - San Francisco, California
From 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM. The tasting event will include merchants offering wine samples and special treats inside their stores throughout North Beach on Grant Ave, Columbus Ave, Vallejo Street and Green Street.
December 31, 2017 Grape Drop - Temecula, California
Welcome in 2017 at the annual New Year’s Eve Grape Drop. Live music, vendors, kid’s activities and an East Coast (9pm) and West Coast (midnight) countdown make this the place to be on New Year’s Eve. It’s a Family First for the Holidays celebration.
December 31, 2017 New Years' Eve Celebration - Simi Valley, California
Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation & Library. Celebrate the arrival of 2017 at our 8th Annual New Year’s Eve celebration under the wings of Air Force One! Enjoy an elaborate night of celebration, extensive hors d’oeuvres, dinner stations, gourmet dessert, and a champagne toast at midnight with all of the party essentials hats, horns, streamers and more! Dance to live music played by the top notch dance band, The Platinum Groove. Enjoy the classics, ballroom favorites, disco, Motown, and 50’s through the 90’s top hits played by our fabulous DJ.
December 1, 2016 - 6th Annual Noe Valley Holiday Wine Walk - San Francisco, California
The Noe Valley Merchants Association and Steven Restivo Event Services, LLC. are hosting the 5th Annual Noe Valley Holiday Wine Walk from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM. The tasting event will be located throughout 24th Street from Diamond to Chattanooga and will include merchants offering wine samples, finger foods and special treats. Attendees wishing to participate in the sampling program may purchase on-site tickets for $25 or advance tickets for $20 via the website. The on-site ticket sales locations are at the 3865 24th St. parking lot between Sanchez & Vicksburg and in front of Walgreens on Castro and 24th. Participants will receive a wine glass and map with all of the tasting locations. Ticket sales on the day of the event are "Cash Only."
December 19, 2010 6th Independence Fruitcake Festival - Independence, California
Talent show with fruit judging in categories including oldest, travelled the farthest, best of theme, most solids, and judges” award.
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