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January 14-16, 2014 Bread & Butter Berlin
This trade show for selected brands takes place on the historic grounds of the Berlin-Tempelhof Airport.
January 15-16, 2014 2014 Inter Aspa
Trade fair for asparagus, vegetables, berry fruit and direct marketing.
January 15-19, 2014 Gourmet Festival Sylt
Held on the North Sea island of Sylt, the festival draws thousands of visitors. International chefs and vintners offer their best.
January 26-29, 2014 Int’l Sweets & Biscuits Fair (ISM)
One sector, one event - and thousands of ideas, contacts and business deals. ISM, the world´s leading trade fair for the confectionery industry, offers the right platform for the highly innovative world of confectionery - and for all the trends and themes that interest the various business partners and shape the future, for all familiar and new products that reach people and markets and generate new turnover.
January 27, 2014 Festival of the Senses
Festival of the Senses 'The Long Night of Dining' includes entertainment, cooking competitions and the high profile event Gastropodium.
February 9-11, 2014 Fish International
The only fish and seafood fair for trade and catering in Germany.
February 10-11, 2014 Nord Gastro & Hotel
Where the expert will advice from an expert. Where you talk about the latest advances in gastronomy. NEW where you can learn, see and can order. Can learn a lot and the feeling has to be on their own. Where young people are guided the fortunes that have understood your task - namely the team of Nord Gastro & Hotel Husum, there you are right. THE trade fair of the North.
February 12-15, 2014 BioFach World Organic Trade Fair
The world’s leading exhibition is THE get-together for customers, suppliers, all partners and potential new customers. Nowhere else do all the organic stakeholders meet personally in a comparable way than at BioFach and Vivaness.
February 21-23, 2014 Fruchtwelt Bodensee 2014
International trade fair for fruit, berries, hops, and distillation.
March 4-19, 2014 Rheingau Gourmet & Wine Festival
Europe's largest gourmet festival will offer cooking demonstrations and exquisite food courtesy of Germany's best chefs. The region is famous for Rheingau wines, in particular the Rheingauer Riesling and its many wine taverns.
March 14-19, 2014 InterNorga - Hamburg, Germany
The Leading Trade Show for Catering and Food Service.
March 19, 2014 Starkbierzeit (Strong Beer Season)
During two weeks, wrapped around St. Joseph's Day, March 19, the people of Munich observe Starkbierzeit, 'strong beer season,' a noble tradition started by none other than pious Paulaner monks hundreds of years ago.
March 23-25, 2014 PROWEIN - Dusseldorf, Germany
International Trade Fair for Wines & Spirits. Specialist retailers, food retailers, representatives from the hotel and catering industry, importers and exporters can sample and make selections from a tremendous range of wines and spirits - from classics to the latest trends, from up-market to economically-priced, and from traditional to exotic.
March 28-30, 2014 eat & Style 2014 - Berlin, Germany
The eat & Style expo offers high quality products in the areas of food, beverages, culinary delight, kitchen equipment and more. There are several live shows each day, cooking courses, and seminars.
April 8-10, 2014 World Travel Catering and Onboard Services Expo (WTCE)
The world’s largest business event dedicated to travel catering, passenger comfort and onboard-retail, with over 30 new exhibitors joining our leading suppliers and caterers. In just 3 days visitors can source innovative catering and onboard services, be inspired by 'first class chef demonstrations and tastings and meet and network with new and existing partners.
April 10-13, 2014 Slow Food Deutschland 2014
Slow Food Germany’s fair of good, clean and fair food is held over four days each April, bringing together artisan producers and traders for an impressive marketplace as well as workshops, talks, excursions and dinners. Attendance: 55,000.
April 23, 2014 Bavarian Beer Day - Munich, Germany
Celebrating the Reinheitsgebot, the Bavarian Beer Purity Law proclaimed on April 23, 1516 by the Bavarian co-rulers Duke Wilhelm IV and Duke Ludwig X. The first time in history that a government succeeded in regulating the quality and safety of an essential food item.
May 2-4, 2014 Bierborse 2014 - Huckeswagen, Germany
A variety of decorated beer gardens offer up to 1,000 beers from 75 countries, as well as music, dancing, and exhibits.
May 15-18, 2014 To The Table EMEA - Berlin, Germany
To The Table is a business-to-business forum for senior decision makers in the food and beverage industry. A programme of pre-arranged one-to-one meetings, seminars sessions, networking functions and dinners, aimed at you and your specific industry sector. To The Table brings the decision makers in your industry together. Only the most senior F&B buyers are invited, to connect with suppliers of the latest products and innovations. You know who's coming in advance - you can choose your one-to-one meetings specifically as well as networking with them all.
May 17-18, 2014 Rohvolution - Freiburg, Germany
An international trade fair for those looking for a way to healthy eating, with a platform on the topics related to raw food.
May 17-18, 2014 The Whisky Fair - Limburg, Germany
Tastings, lectures, music, dinners and arts.
June 5-16, 2014 Erlanger Bergkirchweih
Erlangen, Bavaria, Germany
The Erlanger Beer Festival has been held for more than 250 years for twelve days around Pentecost. The event now welcomes around one million visitors annually and includes a carnival, entertainment and vendors of Franconian food specialties.
June 19-20, 2014 Stevia Tasteful 2014 World Conference
The 6th World Conference on Stevia. Stevia is currently considered to be "green gold", as a natural sweetener used to reduce sugar and synthetic sweeteners.
June 27-30, 2014 Weinfest Zell Mosel
Zell, Mosel, Germany
Always the last weekend in June, the festival offers an amusement park on the banks of the river Moselle with music, a parade, fireworks, and the great wine fountain.
July 3-8, 2014 Freiburg Wine Festival
Freiburg , Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
The festival will present the region's wines. The local gastronomy ensures that you get to know the Baden cuisine.
July 26, 2014 Neuenahrer Burgunderfest 2014
Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler, Germany
Burgundy wine festival held at Neuenahr's fairground in the middle of the vineyards above Bad Neuenahr.
August 1-3, 2014 Berlin International Beer Festival
The festival's one-mile-long beer garden has stalls offering 2,000 kinds of beer from 300 breweries. Over one million people visit the event each year.
August 8-17, 2014 Apple Wine Festival
Celebrates apple wine, which has been popular in Frankfurt for hundreds of years. Many kinds of apple wine are available for tasting. Enjoy the entertainment stage and shopping at vendor stalls.
August 8-18, 2014 Gaubodenvolksfest 2014
Straubing, Bavaria, Germany
Founded as an agricultural festival. It is now recognized as a family-friendly Oktoberfest style celebration, with over 100 carousels, entertainment, and six beer tents to seat 24,000 people. Only beers from the Straubing region are served. Each year the festival hosts over one million visitors, many attired in Bavarian costume.
August 15-18, 2014 Rudesheim Wine Festival
Rudesheim am Rhein, Germany
Enjoy the noble Rieslings and fruity Pinot Noir, the aroma of fine foods, and the beautiful views of the vineyards overlooking the Rhine.
August 22-24, 2014 Blues and Apple Festival
Laubach, Hesse, Germany
Held in the Castle Park, each year the festival draws 20,000 visitors to enjoy blues music and apple related activities.
August 28-31 & Sept 4-7, 2014 Annual Wine Market
Set in Mainz's Rosengarten and Volkspark, the event is a great chance to meet hundreds of vintners and thousands of other wine lovers. Enjoy wine, live music, crafts, and fireworks. Attendance: 500,000
August 29-Sept 7, 2014 Stuttgart Wine Village
One of the largest and most beautiful wine festivals in Germany with more than 1,000,000 visitors annually. The Stuttgart city center is transformed into a festive wine village with around 120 decorated wine alcoves and 250 different Wuerttemberg wines.
September 3-4, 2014 PotatoEurope 2014
The world's largest and leading international potato event. Exhibition, experimental plots and machine demonstrations.
September 3-12, 2014 Rheingau Wine Festival
Rheingau vintners will be presenting their fine wines in the "Freßgass'", the charming restaurant and fine foodarea within Frankfurt´s pedestrian shopping zone. More than 600 wines and sparkling wines from the Rheingau region will be tasted at 30 vintner stands. These range from the finest wines to light and zesty summer wines, with wines from alternative grape varieties also being offered alongside the dominant Rheingau Riesling.
September 12-14, 2014 Bodensee Weinfest
Meersburg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Wine Festival. Held since 1974, the festival includes a music program and local culinary delights reaching from cheese platters to Lake Constance fish served with regional wines.
September 12-16 & 19-22, 2014 Durkheimer Wurstmarkt
Bad Durkheim, Germany
Celebrated for over 570 years, the Sausage and Wine Festival is one of the largest, most traditional and entertaining public festivals in Germany. Enjoy over 150 different wines, entertainment and regional foods.
September 20-Oct 5, 2014 181st Munich Oktoberfest
The first Oktoberfest was held in the year 1810 in honor of the Bavarian Crown Prince Ludwig’s marriage to Princess Therese von Sachsen-Hildburghausen. The festivities began on October 12, 1810 and ended on October 17th with a horse race. In the following years, the celebrations were repeated and, later, the festival was prolonged and moved forward into September.
September 24-26, 2014 Coffeena Int’l Coffee Fair
The entire world of coffee under one roof. Takes place in conjunction with EUVend.
September 24-26, 2014 EUVend - Cologne, Germany
The International Trade Fair for the Vending Industry
September 24-26, 2014 COTECA 2014
Tea, Coffee, & Cocoa Global Industry Exposition.
October 10-12, 2014 361st Weimar Onion Market
Weimar, Thuringia, Germany
First recorded in 1653 as 'a market for beasts and onions', the event now celebrates the region's harvest of onions and other agricultural products, drawing 350,000 visitors annually. During market days stages are set up for entertainment in addition to stalls for artists and crafters.
November 11-13, 2014 Brau Beviale 2014
One of the most important European trade fairs for the production and marketing of beer and soft drinks.
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