2018 Manitoba, Canada 2018
Food Festivals, Trade Shows & Expos
(see also: 2017 - 2014 - 2012 - 2011)
January 23-25, 2018 Manitoba Potato Production Days Conference & Trade Show - Brandon, Manitoba, Canada
Held annually since 1973, the conference's main objective is to communicate current and pertinent potato production information to producers. As well, it provides a venue for retailers to promote the latest in potato-production products and equipment.
April 22, 2018 Earth Day
Growing out of the first Earth Day in 1970, Earth Day Network (EDN) works with over 22,000 partners in 192 countries to broaden, diversify and mobilize the 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 29-May 5, 2018 - 17th Annual Winnipeg Wine Festival
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
A fundraiser for Special Olympics Manitoba including a gala dinner, auction, public tastings and more.
June 29-July 2, 2018 - Flin Flon Trout Festival
Flin Flon, Manitoba, Canada
Prizes for the largest trout, pickerel, northern pike, and perch; canoe derby, golf tournament, parade, Bathing Beauty contest, sail boat races, baking and flour packing contests.
July 26-29, 2018 Manitoba Threshermen’s Reunion and Stampede
Austin, Manitoba, Canada
The annual event will offer something for everyone. All museum exhibit buildings are open. A free grandstand show each afternoon features a parade of vintage farm equipment and contests such as a sheaf tying demo and a threshing competition. A rodeo is held each evening, ending with a dance on an open air dance floor.
July 27-29, 2018 Manitoba Sunflower Festival
Altona, Manitoba, Canada
The annual festival includes a pageant, parade, stage show, street dance, quilt show, garden tours, and Mennonite food.
August 4, 2018 - Food Day Canada 2018 - Nationwide
The largest national food event in the country, encouraging and inspiring people to celebrate local food and community.
August 10-11, 2018 Portage La Prairie Potato Festival
Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada
Baby Spud contest, pancake breakfast, children and family performers, Battle of the Bands, concessions (including free French fries), headlining evening entertainment, local crafters and much more!
August 10-12, 2018
Winkler Harvest Festival & Exhibition
Winkler, Manitoba, Canada
A celebration of the area's agricultural heritage and the bounty of harvest time. The region is known for its production of potatoes, corn, sugar beets, and small grains.
August 24-26, 2018 52nd Annual Morden Corn & Apple Festival
Morden, Manitoba, Canada
Free Hot Buttered Corn & Cold Apple Cider. Miss Corn & Apple Festival Queen Pageant, Parade, entertainment, midway, pancake breakfasts, arts & crafts sale. Always the 4th weekend in August. Attendance: 50,000.
September 8-16, 2018 Organic Week - Nationwide, Canada
Canada’s National Organic Week is the largest annual celebration of organic food, farming and products across the country.
October 8, 2018 - THANKSGIVING DAY CANADA
A day of thanksgiving celebrating the harvest and other blessings of the past year. (2nd Mon. in Oct.)
October 24-27, 2018 Manitoba Ag Ex - Brandon, Manitoba, Canada
Manitoba's largest all breed cattle show and sale. Join us for the official kick off to the Expo, The Taste of Beef!