Check previous year if not listed in current year: the event’s website may have recent update

January 7-February 2, 2018  Taste of Yosemite - Yosemite National Park, California

Jan 8-Feb 19, 2018 - 121st Washington's Birthday Celebration - Laredo, Texas

January 12-Feb 3, 2018  Fort Worth Stock & Rodeo - Fort Worth, Texas

January 12-March 30, 2018 - 29th Boston Wine Festival - Boston, Massachusetts

January 18-Feb 18, 2018  3rd Annual Valrhona Hot Chocolate Festival - NY, NY

January 22-February 4, 2018  Taste of Hartford Restaurant Weeks
Hartford, Connecticut

 

January 22-February 9, 2018
NYC Restaurant Week
New York, New York

January 25-February 10, 2018
Saint Paul Winter Carnival
St. Paul, Minnesota

January 26-Feb 25, 2018
The Winter Wine Festival
New Castle, New Hampshire

January 27-February 3, 2018
Cordova Iceworm Festival - Cordova, Alaska

January 28-February 3, 2018  Dine Out Escondido! - Escondido, California

Jan 28-Feb 3, 2018  Historic Bethlehem Winter Restaurant Week - Pennsylvania

January 30-Feb 1, 2018  IPPE: Int’l Production & Processing Expo - Atlanta, GA

January 30-Feb 1, 2018  Iowa Power Farming Show - Des Moines, Iowa

January 30-February 1, 2018  42nd Annual Hotel, Motel & Restaurant Supply Show of the Southeast - Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

January 30-February 1, 2018 - Vermont Farm Show - Essex Junction, Vermont

Jan 30-Feb 1, 2018  GrassWorks Grazing Conference - Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin

January 31-February 2, 2018 - MOA Conference 2018 - Independence, Missouri

January 31-February 2, 2018 - Southern Farm Show - Raleigh, North Carolina

 

February 1, 2018 - Flavors of Boca Raton - Boca Raton, Florida

February 1-3, 2018  Great Lakes Ice Cream & Fast Food Trade Show & Convention - Lansing, Michigan

February 1-3, 2018  Annual Triangle Wine Experience
Raleigh, North Carolina

February 1-4, 2018 - 32nd Annual Taos Winter Wine Festival
Taos, New Mexico

February 2, 2018 - Chocolate, Cheese & Wine Tasting
Glen Ellyn, Illinois

February 2, 2018  Bacchus Wine & Food Festival
Newport News, Virginia


February 2-3, 2018  13th Annual PDX Seafood & Wine Festival
Portland, Oregon

February 2-3, 2018  10th Annual Enumclaw Wine & Chocolate Festival
Enumclaw, Washington

February 2-3, 2018  2nd Annual Organic Vegetable Production Conference - Madison, Wisconsin
 

 


February 2-4, 2018  Wine Weekend St. Pete - St. Petersburg, Florida

February 2-4, 2018  Athens Wine Weekend - Athens, Georgia

February 2-4, 2018 - Fire and Ice Winter Fest - Lava Hot Springs, Idaho

February 2-4, 2018  Chocolate Lovers Festival - Fairfax, Virginia

February 2-10, 2018 - DeSoto County Fair & Livestock Show
Arcadia, Florida

February 2-11, 2018 - 71st Annual Holtville Carrot Festival 2018
Holtville, California

February 2-18, 2018  Week of Chocolate - Bloomington, Indiana

February 3, 2018 - “Super” Bowl Chili Cook-Off
Orange Beach, Alabama

February 3, 2018  11th Annual Downtown Gadsden Chili Cook-Off
Gadsden, Alabama

February 3, 2018 - SAVOR Food & Wine Festival - Tucson, Arizona

February 3, 2018  15th Annual Michigan Family Farms Conference
Kalamazoo, Michigan

February 3, 2018 - Taste of the NFL - St. Paul, Minnesota

February 3, 2018  Chocolate Tour - Excelsior Springs, Missouri

February 3, 2018  Annual Great Beer Expo - Meadowlands, New Jersey

February 3, 2018  8th Annual Madison FFA Farm Toy Show
Madison, New York

February 3-4, 2018 - CoffeeCon LA - Los Angeles, California

February 3-4, 2018 - 28th Annual Tiger City Farm Toy, Truck & Collectible Show - Albert Lea, Minnesota

February 3-4, 2018  Carolina Chocolate Festival
Moorehead City, North Carolina

February 3-7, 2018 - NY Now - New York, New York

February 4, 2018  SPAM Cook-Off 2018 - Apalachicola, Florida

February 4, 2018  4th Annual Farm Toy Show - Eaton, Ohio

February 5, 2018  Kosher Food and Wine Experience
New York, New York

February 5-6, 2018  Annual New Mexico Chile Conference
Las Cruces, New Mexico

February 6, 2018  35th Annual Dinner a la Heart
San Francisco, California

February 6-8, 2018 - 53rd Annual Colusa Farm Show - Colusa, California

February 6-8, 2018  Spokane Ag Expo and Pacific Northwest Farm Forum - Spokane, Washington

February 6-10, 2018  Watertown Winter Farm Show
Watertown, South Dakota

February 6-10, 2018  Wheat Industry Winter Conference
Washington D.C.

February 7, 2018  Vinitaly International Academy @Simply Italian Great Wines Americas Tour - Miami, Florida

February 7-8, 2018  Southwest Michigan Horticultural Days
Benton Harbor, Michigan

February 8, 2018 - WBCA Taste of Laredo - Laredo, Texas

February 8-10, 2018 - Great Lakes Regional Dairy Conference (GLRDC)
Mt. Pleasant, Michigan

February 8-18, 2018  Arizona Beer Week - Statewide, Arizona

February 8-19, 2018  Florida State Fair - Tampa, Florida

February 8-25, 2018  Annual San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo
San Antonio, Texas

February 9, 2018  30th Annual Home and Garden Show
Pine Bluff, Arkansas

February 9, 2018 - Union Street Has A Crush On You Valentine Wine Walk - San Francisco, California

February 9, 2018  Boys & Girls Club of Laredo Wine Tasting Gala
Laredo, Texas

February 9-10, 2018 - Healthy Farms Conference - Lincoln, Nebraska

February 9-11, 2018  15th Annual Gourd Festival
Casa Grande, Arizona
February 9-11, 2018 - 7th Annual Waterfront Fine Art & Wine Festival
Scottsdale, Arizona
February 9-11, 2018  Stagecoach Village Fine Art & Chocolate Affaire
Cave Creek, Arizona

February 9-11, 2018  Nevada County's Sustainable Food and Farm Conference - Grass Valley, California

February 9-11, 2018  Salted Vines Wine & Chocolate Lovers Weekend
Frankford, Delaware

February 9-11, 2018  Everglades Seafood Festival
Everglades City, Florida
February 9-11, 2018  28th Annual Winefest - Clermont, Florida

February 9-11, 2018  Midwestern Herb and Garden Show
Mt. Vernon, Illinois

February 9-11, 2018  Winona Winter Carnival - Winona, Minnesota

February 9-11, 2018  Madison Garden Expo - Madison, Wisconsin

February 9-11, 2018  Central Wisconsin Deer & Hunting Expo
Rothschild, Wisconsin

February 9-14, 2018  Days of Wine and Roses: Romance Package
Mt. Airy, Maryland

February 9-17, 2018  Highlands County Fair - Sebring, Florida

February 9-11 & 16-18, 2018  Way Out Wineries Mardi Gras Road Trip!
Various, Texas

February 10, 2018  Wild About Chocolate - Birmingham, Alabama

February 10, 2018  Arizona Strong Beer Festival - Phoenix, Arizona

February 10, 2018 - Sweet and Savory 2018 - Elgin, Arizona

February 10, 2018  27th Annual Bisbee Chocolate Tasting
Bisbee, Arizona

February 10, 2018 - Annual Romantic Willimantic Chocolate Festival
Willimantic, Connecticut

February 10, 2018  Rehoboth Mardi Gras Gumbo Crawl
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware

February 10, 2018 - Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
February 10, 2018  Taste of New Orleans Blues & Brews Festival
Ft. Pierce, Florida
February 10, 2018  4th Annual Taste of Okeechobee
Okeechobee, Florida

February 10, 2018  30th Annual Paxton-Buckley-Loda FFA Farm Toy Show - Paxton, Illinois

February 10, 2018  30th Annual Farm Toy Show
Sauk Centre, Minnesota

February 10, 2018  Feb Fest Chocolate and Valentine Fair
Helena, Montana
February 10, 2018 - Ice Fishing Derby - Glasgow, Montana

February 10, 2018  Chocolate Festival - Norman, Oklahoma

February 10, 2018  Samedi Gras - Purcellville, Virginia

February 10, 2018  Popsicle Bridge Contest - Seattle, Washington

February 10, 2018 - Death By Chocolate - Appleton, Wisconsin

February 10-11, 2018 - Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo 2018
San Diego, California
February 10-11, 2018  LA Cookie Con and Sweets Show
Los Angeles, California
February 10-11, 2018  Wine & Chocolate Weekend - Madera, California

February 10-11, 2018  Annual Marine Flea Market and Seafood Festival
West Palm Beach, Florida

February 10-11, 2018  Chicago Travel & Adventure Show
Rosemont, Illinois

February 10-11, 2018 - Big Cheese Festival - Fairfield, Ohio

February 10-11, 2018 - Pinot Noir and Chocolate Celebration
Turner, Oregon

February 10-11, 2018  7th Annual Vermont Wine & Chocolate Weekend
Statewide, Vermont

February 10-13, 2018  International Pancake Day - Liberal, Kansas

February 10-13, 2018  CHART 95 Hospitality Training Competencies Conference - San Antonio, Texas

February 10-18, 2018 - Wine & Chocolate Weekend
Statewide, New Jersey

February 10-11 & 17-18, 2018  Red Wine and Chocolate in the Lake Chelan Wine Valley - Lake Chelan, Washington

February 11, 2018  22nd Annual Forgotten Coast Chef's Sampler
Apalachicola, Florida

February 11, 2018  VeritageMiami - Miami, Florida

February 11, 2018 - Hospice Chocolate Festival
Bowling Green, Kentucky

February 11, 2018  Chocolate, Wine & Cheese - Anaconda, Montana

February 11, 2018  Women Stars of Food & Wine - Seattle, Washington

February 11-14, 2018  International Sweetener Colloquium
Orlando, Florida

February 11-14, 2018 - National Grocers Association Show
Las Vegas, Nevada

February 11-18, 2018  Chocolate & Cabernet Tasting
Purcellville, Virginia

February 13-15, 2018  World Ag Expo 2018 - Tulare, California

February 13-16, 2018  24th Annual FSMA Top2Top Conference
Jacksonville, Florida

February 13-18, 2018  Hendry County Fair and Livestock Show
Clewiston, Florida

February 14, 2018 - VALENTINE’S DAY
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 14, 2018  Valentine's Day Champagne & Chocolate Masterclass - New York, New York

February 14-17, 2018  National Farm Machinery Show & Tractor Pull
Louisville, Kentucky

February 15, 2018  Healthy Brand Showcase - New York, New York

February 15, 2018  GALA ITALIA 33rd Edition - New York, New York

February 15, 2018  NYC’s Conference on Hunger and Poverty
New York, New York

February 15-17, 2018  39th Annual OEFFA Conference - Dayton, Ohio

February 15-18, 2018  Port Canaveral Seafood & Music Festival
Cape Camaveral, Florida

February 15-18, 2018 - IMPA Annual Convention & Trade Show
Ames, Iowa

February 15-18, 2018 - 56th Annual Spring Home Improvement Show
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

February 16, 2018  Tapping Day
Bendix Woods County Park, New Carlisle, Indiana

February 16, 2018  Winter Graze at Camp Hammond - Yarmouth, Maine

February 16, 2018  Annual Winterfest - St. Paul, Minnesota

February 16, 2018  Around the World: Food and Brewfest
Owatonna, Minnesota

February 16, 2018  12th Annual Taste Spokane - Spokane, Washington

February 16-17, 2018  29th Annual Sandestin Gumbo Festival
Destin, Florida

February 16-17, 2018  Confluence: Wine, Beer, Seafood & Music Festival - Reedsport, Oregon

February 16-18, 2018  10th Annual Fiddler Crab Festival
Steinhatchee, Florida

February 16-18, 2018  St. Sophia Greek Festival - Winter Haven, Florida

February 16-18, 2018  Michigan Deer & Turkey Expo - Lansing, Michigan

February 16-25, 2018  72nd Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival - Indio, California

February 16-25, 2018 - Omaha Beer Week - Omaha, Nebraska

February 17, 2018 - Off the Vine Arizona Wine Festival
Oro Valley, Arizona

February 17, 2018  14th Annual Chocolate Lovers Festival
Eureka Springs, Arkansas
February 17, 2018  Soap Making Workshop - Scott, Arkansas

February 17, 2018  San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition Public Tasting - San Francisco, California

February 17, 2018  Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival - Tampa, Florida

February 17, 2018  Annual Orlando Chili Cook-Off - Orlando, Florida

February 17, 2018  Panama City Beach Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival
Panama City Beach, Florida

February 17, 2018 - 11th Annual Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival
Des Moines, Iowa

February 17, 2018  Chili/Chowder Cookoff - Greenville, Maine

February 17, 2018  Romancing the Riesling - Traverse City, Michigan

February 17, 2018  Chocolate Olympics - Butler, Pennsylvania

February 17, 2018 - 10th Annual World Beer Festival - Columbia
Columbia, South Carolina

February 17-18, 2018  Annual Bay Area Travel & Adventure Show
Santa Clara, California

February 17-18, 2018  Cortez Commercial Fishing Festival
Cortez, Florida
February 17-18, 2018  LIADO's Annual San Gennaro Festa
Safety Harbor, Florida

February 17-18, 2018  Home & Garden Shows - Arlington Hts., Illinois
Free Admission & Free Parking!
February 17-18, 2018  Galesburg Historical Society Chocolate Festival
Galesburg, Illinois

February 17-18, 2018 - Chocolate Wine Trail - Hermann, Missouri

February 17-18, 2018  Cedarburg Winter Festival
Cedarburg, Wisconsin

February 17-24, 2018  National FFA Week - Nationwide
The week of George Washington's birthday is National FFA Week in recognition of his legacy as an agriculturist and farmer

February 17-24, 2018  Hardee County Fair - Wauchula, Florida

February 17-25, 2018  Downtown Kenosha Restaurant Week
Kenosha, Wisconsin

February 18, 2018 - Annual Chocolate Festival - Greenville, Maine

February 18, 2018  15th Annual Darlington, Wisconsin FFA Alumni Farm Toy Show - Darlington, Wisconsin

February 18-19, 2018  IWGA Annual Conference - Ankeny, Iowa

February 18-21, 2018 - Catersource Annual Conference & Tradeshow
Las Vegas, Nevada

February 19-25, 2018  Niantic & East Lyme Restaurant Week
Niantic, East Lyme, Connecticut
February 19-25, 2018  Southington Restaurant Week
Southington, Connecticut

February 19-25, 2018  71st Annual Pasco County Fair
Dade City, Florida

February 19-25, 2018  Hilton Head Island Seafood Fest
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

February 19-March 4, 2018  Stamford Winter Restaurant Weeks
Stamford, Connecticut

February 20-23, 2018  14th Annual Symposium for Professional Wine Writers - Meadowood, Napa Valley, California

February 21-22, 2018  Food Processing Expo - Sacramento, California

February 21-24, 2018  AKFCF Convention - Anaheim, California

February 21-24, 2018  Annual NWA Convention - Nashville, Tennessee

February 21-25, 2018  South Beach Wine & Food Festival
South Beach, Florida

February 22, 2018  IFMA Fundamentals Seminar - Rosemont, Illinois

February 22, 2018  Celebrity Chef Tour
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

February 22-24, 2018  IAMP Annual Convention & Trade Show
Bloomington, Illinois

February 22-24, 2018  New York Farm Show - Syracuse, New York

February 22-24, 2018  World's Championship Bar-B-Que
Houston, Texas

February 22-24, 2018  Annual Organic Farming Conference
La Crosse, Wisconsin

February 22-25, 2018  7th Annual 30A Wine Festival
Alys Beach, Florida

February 22-25, 2018  International Eelpout Festival
Leech Lake, Walker, Minnesota

February 22-25, 2018  Newport Seafood & Wine Festival
Newport, Oregon

February 22-25, 2018  11th Annual Chocolate on the Beach Festival
Pacific Beach, Moclips, Aloha & Seabrook, Washington

February 22-March 3, 2018  Inlander Restaurant Week
Various Locations, Idaho

February 23, 2018  Culinary Arts Under the Stars - Waikoloa, Hawaii

February 23, 2018  The Great Wine & Food Symposium
Grand Rapids, Michigan

February 23, 2018  16th Annual A Taste of York City
York, Pennsylvania

February 23-24, 2018  13th Annual Winter Beer Festival
Grand Rapids, Michigan

February 23-24, 2018  37th Annual Sertoma Chili Cookoff
Springfield, Missouri

February 23-24, 2018  12th Annual Beertopia Extreme Beerfest
Ralston, Nebraska

February 23-25, 2018  Florida Gourd Society Gourd Show
Melbourne, Florida

February 23-25, 2018  57th Annual Western Farm Show
Kansas City, Missouri

February 23-25, 2018 - Root Bound - Highlands, North Carolina

February 23-March 4, 2018  Santa Barbara Restaurant Week
Santa Barbara, California

Feb 23-25 & March 2-4, 2018  Southern Spring Home & Garden Show
Charlotte, North Carolina

February 24, 2018  Southern Foodways Winter Symposium
Birmingham, Alabama
February 24, 2018  26th Annual Orange Beach Seafood Festival
Orange Beach, Alabama

February 24, 2018  Winter Brew Fest 2018 - San Diego, California

February 24, 2018  Crab Feed and Concert - Citrus Heights, California

February 24, 2018  Bacon and Beer Classic - Santa Clara, California

February 24, 2018  Hops and Shops Beer Festival - Redding, California

February 24, 2018  Santa Anita Chili Cook Off - Arcadia, California

February 24, 2018  Mumbo Jumbo Gumbo Cook-Off
Manitou Springs, Colorado

February 24, 2018  15th Annual Cabin Fever Festival & Charity Chowder Cook Off - Mystic, Connecticut

February 24, 2018  Wine, Cheese & Trees - Geneva, Illinois

February 24, 2018  Annual Beer Dabbler Winter Carnival
St. Paul, Minnesota

February 24, 2018  Annual Seacoast Winter Brew Fest
Portsmouth, New Hampshire

February 24, 2018  T.J. Finley's Winter Bourbon Fest
Bay Shore, New York

February 24, 2018  Annual Stanly County Winter Wine Festival
Albemarle, North Carolina

February 24, 2018  Whiskey Trail - Fairfield, Ohio

February 24, 2018  FFA Alumni & FFA Farm Toy Show
Mowrystown, Ohio

February 24, 2018 - Pottstown Firkin Fest 2018
Pottstown, Pennsylvania

February 24, 2018  San Angelo Wine & Food Festival
San Angelo, Texas

February 24, 2018  Washington Beer Open House
Various Locations, Washington

February 24, 2018  16th Annual Hops and Props - Oshkosh, Wisconsin

February 24, 2018  11th Annual Chamber Beer Tasting
New London, Wisconsin

February 24, 2018  Annual Frozen Tundra Wine Fest
Kewaunee, Wisconsin - CANCELLED.

February 24-25, 2018  123 Farm Cultured Food Festival
Cherry Valley, California

February 24-25, 2018  Annual Los Angeles Travel & Adventure Show
Los Angeles, California

February 24-25, 2018  13th Annual Anderson Valley Aromatic White Wine Festival - Anderson Valley, California

February 24-25, 2018  37th Annual Santa Cruz Clam Chowder Cook Off & Festival - Santa Cruz, California

February 24-25, 2018  LaBelle Swamp Cabbage Festival
LaBelle, Florida
February 24-25, 2018  10th Annual Downtown Food & Wine Fest
Orlando, Florida
February 24-25, 2018  Clearwater Sea-Blues Festival
Clearwater, Florida

February 24-25, 2018 - Parke County Maple Syrup Fair
Parke County, Indiana

February 24-25, 2018  Tropicana Jersey Shore Wine Festival
Atlantic City, New Jersey

February 24-25, 2018  26th Annual Sugar Valley Farm Toy Show
West Fargo, North Dakota

February 24-March 5, 2018 - Portsmouth Beer Week
Portsmouth, New Hampshire

February 24-March 5, 2018  New York City Beer Week
New York, New York

February 25, 2018  Tampa Bay Jewish Food Festival
Clearwater, Florida
February 25, 2018  Chili Cook Off - Pinecrest, Florida

February 25, 2018 - Just Desserts Eat & Ski - Red River, New Mexico

February 25, 2018  Annual Kosher Chili Cookoff - Houston, Texas

February 25-27, 2018  BakingTech Annual Conference - Chicago, Illinois

February 25-27, 2018  New England Food Show
Boston, Massachusetts

February 25-27, 2018  ChefConnect - Charlotte, North Carolina

February 25-27, 2018  Annual American Meat Conference
Nashville, Tennessee

February 25-March 4, 2018  Bethel Restaurant Week
Bethel, Connecticut

February 26-March 1, 2018  NPC Potato D.C. Fly-In 2018
Washington D.C.

February 26-March 4, 2018  Ridgefield Restaurant Week
Ridgefield, Connecticut

February 27, 2018  C-CAP Annual Benefit - New York, New York

February 27-March 1, 2018  Commodity Classic - Anaheim, California

February 27-March 1, 2018 - 31st Annual Iowa Hawkeye Farm Show
Cedar Falls, Iowa

February 27-March 4, 2018  11th Annual Virginia Wine Expo
Richmond, Virginia

February 27-March 18, 2018  Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo
Houston, Texas

February 28, 2018  Celebrity Chef Tour - Detroit, Michigan

February 28, 2018  Whisky Live - New York, New York

February 28, 2018  Food Tank Summit 2018 - Washington D.C.

February 28-March 1, 2018  52nd Annual Triumph of Ag Expo
Omaha, Nebraska

February 28-March 2, 2018  Michigan Grape & Wine Conference
Acme, Michigan

February 28-March 2, 2018  8th Annual Intermountain Sustainability Summit - Ogden, Utah

February 28-March 4, 2018  Charleston Wine + Food
Charleston, South Carolina
 

 

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