2015 DELAWARE - January to April 2015
FOOD & WINE FESTIVALS, SHOWS, EVENTS
(See also: 2014)
February 14, 2015 VALENTINE'S DAY 2015
Most of the more than 1/2 million restaurants in the U.S. have special events scheduled for today. They are too numerous to list.
February 15, 2015 Gumbo Crawl - Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
You pick the Best Gumbo. $5 Ballot lets you Taste Them All.
March 2-6, 2015 National School Breakfast Week 2015 - Nationwide
School Nutrition Association.
March 7, 2015 25th Annual Rehoboth Beach Chocolate Festival
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
It's a fabulous day of chocolate, with tastes galore, vendors, a raffle, kids games and much more! At the heart of the festival is the chocolate Baking Contest. The baking contest will feature more restaurant entries than ever before! It's a fabulous day of chocolate, with tastes galore, vendors, a raffle, kids games and much more!
March 14, 2015 5th Annual Toasting the Town - Milford, Delaware
St. Patrick’s Pub Crawl. Downtown Milford Inc. (DMI) will host the 4th Annual Toasting the Town: St. Patrick's Pub Crawl. A growing tradition for the Milford community, this year's Pub Crawl will feature six local businesses and five local restaurants and pubs. Each business will feature a sampling of a unique drink or food and celebrate the holiday with a twist that reflects their specific business. The event encourages participants to walk through downtown Milford wearing official Pub Crawl shirts. (also: www.visitdelaware.com/things-to-do/event-calendar/)
March 18, 2015 'AgDay' National Agriculture Day - Nationwide
A day to recognize and celebrate the abundance provided by agriculture.
April 10, 2015 5th Annual Get Down In Town
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
Wine, Dine & Shop Local! Enjoy great deals along with fantastic appetizers and desserts from your favorite restaurants inside participating downtown Rehoboth shops. $10 admission benefits local charities.
April 10-11, 2015
Triple Threat Barbecue Festival at the Delaware State Fair
The Delaware State Fair's Triple Threat BBQ Festival, where food and fun lovers collide for the ultimate feast. As a Kansas City Barbecue Society sanctioned event, the Triple Threat is every bit a competition as it is a good time for visitors. Jam packed with 2 days of fun, the BBQ Fest includes live music, carnival rides, corn hole, and of course, beer, wine, and barbecue. BBQ competitions will offer prizes ranging from $100.00 to $2,500.00 for each category: beef brisket, pork ribs, chicken, pork. Grand Champion $2,500.00, Reserve Champion $1,300.00, Delaware State Champion $1,500.00
April 20-25, 2015 City Restaurant Week - Wilmington, Delaware
Wilmington's fine dining scene is dominated by owner-operators. In other words, there is not a chain restaurant in the bunch. The result is a menu of 19 restaurants to select from, offering everything from Thai to Chilean to Italian. Better yet, you get to sample the creative cuisine of these fine dining spots with prix-fixe prices of $15 for lunch and $35 for dinner. Reservations are strongly suggested. Contact the restaurant directly to make your reservation.
April 22, 2015 Earth Day 2015 - Worldwide
The first Earth Day on April 22, 1970, activated 20 million Americans from all walks of life and is widely credited with launching the modern environmental movement. More than 1 billion people now participate in Earth Day activities each year, making it the largest civic observance in the world.