2019 Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada 2019
Food Festivals, Trade Shows & Expos
(see also: 2018 - 2016)
April 22, 2019
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June 28-30, 2019 - 39th Annual Cow Head Lobster Festival
Cow Head, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada
Since 1980, the Cow Head Lobster Festival has kicked off the summer tourism season in Cow Head, Newfoundland. If you are visiting Gros Morne National Park, plan to take in the Cow Head Lobster Festival. Lobster dinners at venues around town, music, etc.
July 11-15, 2019 Exploits Valley Salmon Festival
Grand Falls-Windsor, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada
Celebrates the return of the migrating Atlantic salmon, focusing attention on one of nature's most spectacular phenomena. Features world class entertainment, salmon dinners and much more.
July 30-August 4, 2019 Annual Caplin Cod Festival
Triton, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada
Parades, community campfire, entertainment, and food galore including cod, lobster, salmon, fisherman's brewis, squid, steak, burgers, soup and much more.
August 2-4, 2019 Mary's Harbour Crab Festival
Mary's Harbour, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada
The schedule includes a crab bake-off, blessing of the fleet, fireworks, 5k run, entertainment, fish-n-brewis, and crab boat races.
August 3, 2019 - Food Day Canada - Nationwide
The largest national food event in the country, encouraging and inspiring people to celebrate local food and community.
August 6-10, 2019 Makkovik Trout Festival
Makkovik, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada
One of the main events is the trout supper, which offers trout served in many ways such as smoked, fried, stewed, and fish & brewis. Fireworks, rowing races, music and more.
August 7-12, 2019
33rd Annual Mussel Bed Soiree
Lewisporte, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada
Community festival celebrating Newfoundland culture and heritage with activities for people of all ages--entertainment, fishermen's brewis, fishing derby, dances, pet show and the Lewisporte Harbour Cup (open to all sailors).
August 8-11, 2019 Brigus Blueberry Festival
Brigus, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada
A fun-filled weekend for all ages. Folk festival, parade, pie-eating contest, moose burgers, fireworks, and a 3-foot blueberry pie on display.
September 9-15, 2019 - Organic Week - Nationwide, Canada
Canada’s National Organic Week is the largest annual celebration of organic food, farming and products across the country.
September 20-21, 2019 Roots, Rants & Roars
Elliston, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada
A regional celebration of the natural gifts of Newfoundland and Labrador food, culture and sea--culinary competition, food hike, music and more.
October 5, 2019 Ken Proudfoot Potato Festival
Saint John's, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada
Memorial University of Newfoundland Botanical Garden. It’s back….the Potato Festival, that is. An old favorite with a new twist, this October we’ll celebrate all things potatoes…including those that you grow! Potato tossing, rolling, painting, peeling, and eating of course - all things potato all day long.
October 11-13, 2019 Fogo Island Partridgeberry Harvest Festival
Fogo Island, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada
A celebration of local food and crafts with Partridgeberry and Harvest themes, Farmers and Crafts Marketplace, children's tent, an all day Kitchen Party with entertainment and of course delicious foods to eat.
October 14, 2019 - THANKSGIVING DAY CANADA - Nationwide, Canada
A day of thanksgiving celebrating the harvest and other blessings of the past year. (2nd Mon. in Oct.)
2018 Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada 2018
Food Festivals, Trade Shows & Expos
events waiting for new dates
October 4-8, 2018 Eastport Peninsula Agricultural Exhibition
Eastport, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada
The Beaches Heritage Centre hosts its annual agricultural exhibition including the Harvest Queen pageant, dinner theatre, dances, parade, pie eating contest, and agricultural displays.