2013 CALIFORNIA NOVEMBER 2013
Food Shows and Local Food, Beer and Wine Events
events still waiting for new dates
November 1-10, 2013 San Diego Beer Week - San Diego, California
SDBW is a ten-day countywide festival that attracts beer tourism, fosters knowledge of our regional brewing heritage, and serves as a showcase for San Diego's breweries, restaurants, pubs, and other businesses with ties to the craft beer community.
Nov 1-10, 2013 Mendocino Cty Beer, Wine & Mushroom Festival
Mendocino County, California
Mendocino County is home to more than 3,000 mushroom varieties -- including the rare candy cap mushroom, with its intense maple-syrup flavor and sweet fragrance -- that grows only along the northern coast of California. The pinnacle of mushroom season is Mendocino County’s annual Mushroom Festival
November 2, 2013 16th Annual Pistachio Festival - Newberry Springs, CA
Old fashion family oriented festival, one day event, free admission & parking, featuring live music, food, merchandise vendors, lots of food and of course pistachios!
November 2, 2013 Rocklin Toast of the Town - Rocklin, California
Annual Wine Tasting / Community Dinner and Art Show in Rocklin. Over 25 Wineries, 30 local Chefs (past chiefs included Members of City Council, Fire Chief and School Superintendent). A Dessert Room is open featuring desserts from over 10 Restaurants. All proceeds help the local schools in the Rocklin School District. The Cost is 50 per person. We hope that you can come and enjoy the evening with us.
November 2-3, 2013 15th Annual Wine & Food Affair
Sonoma County, California
Join us for a weekend of wine and food pairing. All of the wineries participating will have a favorite winery recipe in the cookbook, which they will prepare both days for you to sample, along with the perfect wine.
November 2-3, 2013 23rd Annual Harvest Wine Celebration
Tickets are now available for our 22nd annual Harvest Celebration Barrel Tasting Weekend. Ticketholders will enjoy visiting up to - or all! - 35 member wineries for two fun filled days of wine and food sampling. Your self-guided wine country tasting adventure begins each day at 10am and ends at 4:30pm. Don't miss your chance to partake of this sell-out event. Make plans now!
November 3-Dec 5, 2013 Annual Vintners' Holidays
Yosemite National Park, California
Prominent winemakers showcase their vintages at Yosemite National Park, with wine tastings, seminars and gala dinners.
November 7-10, 2013 The Big Sur Food and Wine Festival - Big Sur, Calif
A weekend of culinary and wine events in Big Sur, combining Hiking with Stemware, wine maker dinners, a Grand Tasting with a local cookbook and wine book signings and the chance to meet some of California's best wine makers.
November 7-17, 2013 Paso Robles Wine Country Auction
Paso Robles, California
The 2013 Paso Robles Wine Country Auction will be held on eBay! Bid on a range of wine country lifestyle items including hotel accommodations, lunch with the winemaker, horseback rides through the vineyards, private tastings, a helicopter tour and much more!
November 14-16, 2013 16th Annual Worlds of Flavor - Napa Valley, Calif
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.
November 15, 2013 The Single Malt & Scotch Whisky Extravaganza
Los Angeles, California
Features a sampling of over 100 of Scotland's most prestigious single malt & Scotch whiskies, as well as unique single malts from Ireland and Japan. The Extravaganza takes place during the spring and fall seasons. Each event is held at the finest hotels and private clubs in the United States to ensure an elegant, comfortable and relaxed environment.
November 17, 2013 12th Annual Fall wine Classic - Yorba Linda, Calif
The Fall Wine Classic brings together over 50 prestigious wineries from all over California and over 500 wine enthusiasts for a wine tasting event like no other. The East Room of the Richard Nixon Library is stunning and provides the perfect sophisticated & elegant venue for our annual event.
November 18-24, 2013 San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival
San Diego, California
Celebrate 10 years in the making with new events, the best wines in the world and some of today’s biggest celebrity chefs and culinary personalities. Join over 200 wineries, breweries and spirit purveyors, 70 of San Diego’s best restaurants, and 10,000 wine and food aficionados from across the nation for the biggest birthday bash on the West Coast.
November 20-23, 2013 International Food & Beverage Forum Hall of Fame Summit - asadena, California
Master Chefs' Dinner; Hall of Fame Induction; Cooking Demonstration; Grand Gourmet Wine Safari; Hall of Fame Society Dinner.
November 20-24, 2013 Flavor! Napa Valley - Napa, California
A Celebration of Food, Wine, Fun Benefiting the Culinary Institute of America, St. Helena Scholarship Fund. Flavor! Napa Valley is a four-day extravaganza of farm-to-table fine cuisine, world-class wines, and the fun that is had when these elements come together in America's premier wine region.
November 20-24, 2013 10th San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival
San Diego, Calif
Now In Its 10th VintageWhen classic cuisine, legendary wine and culinary all-stars hit the surf, you know it's time for the return of the San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival. Celebrate the weeklong culinary classic that has become an iconic fixture in the national food and wine landscape. Join thousands of fellow epicureans and wine connoisseurs, cookbook authors, nationally acclaimed chefs and culinary personalities, and world-class winemakers during Southern California's largest lifestyle celebration. The five-day feast of the senses features wine-tasting and cooking classes, the Reserve and New Release Tasting, the star-studded Celebrity Chef Luncheon & Big Bottle Auction, the action-packed Chef of the Fest Competition, and the Grand Tasting on San Diego's magnificent bay.
November 21, 2013 BevMo! Holiday Beerfest - San Francisco, California
Experience 200+ of the greatest holiday, seasonal and special beers-ciders from 100+ of the best breweries in the world. Held at Fort Mason, just a snowball's throw from the Golden Gate Bridge.
November 22-24, 2013 20th Annual Mandarin Festival - Auburn, Calif
Celebrates the new crop of locally grown Mandarin oranges, a Mandarin Recipe cooking contest, professional chef demonstrations, food, AGRO Art, local farmers selling freshly harvested Mandarin oranges, crafts and activities, free children’s area, live music and entertainment. Always held the weekend before Thanksgiving.