2018 Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada 2018
Food Festivals, Trade Shows & Expos
(see also: 2017 - 2016 - 2014 - 2013 - 2011)
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
June 29-July 1, 2018 38th 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 12-16, 2018 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.
August 3-5, 2018 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 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 7-11, 2018 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 8-13, 2018 32nd 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 10-12, 2018
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 8-16, 2018
Canada’s National Organic Week is the largest annual celebration of organic food, farming and products across the country.
September 14-15, 2018 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 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.
October 5-7, 2018 Annual 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 8, 2018 - THANKSGIVING DAY CANADA - Nationwide, Canada
A day of thanksgiving celebrating the harvest and other blessings of the past year. (2nd Mon. in Oct.)
2014 Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada
Food Festivals, Trade Shows & Expos
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July 25-27, 2014 Humber Valley Strawberry Festival
Pasadena, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada
Activities include a strawberry dessert contest, jelly & jam contest, bread baking contest, strawberry eating contest, kids' corner, music, fireworks and dances.
September 27-28, 2014 Port au Port Agricultural Fall Fair
Port au Port, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada
An annual event featuring fresh vegetables, crafts, petting zoo, historical church tour and fresh pork sale.