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2019 IOWA: November & December 2019
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Events

(see also: 2018  -  2017  -  2012)


 

November 1-3, 2019
National Farm Toy Show
Dyersville, Iowa
National Farm Toy Museum. Events include collectors' dinner, sanctioned micro-mini pull, auction, Mercy Hospital bazaar and pedal pull for kids.  Attendance: 15,000

November 28, 2019
THANKSGIVING DAY
Nationwide

There are so many events today, they are to numerous to list.

December 6-8, 2019 - Prelude to Christmas - Amana Colonies, Iowa
A timeless escape during the holiday season. Candle-lit streets, Tannenbaum Forest, Santa, and shopping.

December 10, 2019 - Terra Madre Day - Worldwide
A worldwide celebration of local food held every year on December 10. Through hundreds of diverse and unique events across the globe, together we show that a global food revolution grows from local roots.
 

2018 IOWA: November & December 2018
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Events
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November 9-10, 2018 - Iowa’s Premier Beer, Wine & Food Expo
Des Moines, Iowa
Iowa’s Premier Beer, Wine & Food Expo, presented by Hy-Vee, will be a melting pot for culinary enthusiasts throughout the Midwest, offering the opportunity to discover the latest cooking techniques from local and regional culinary experts.  A portion of the event’s proceeds will be donated to Variety, The Children’s Charity.

November 10-11, 2018 - Holiday Harvest Wine & Food Festival
Various, Iowa
Start your celebration of the season by enjoying holiday foods and wines on the Great River Road Wine Trail!   Each ticket holder will receive a wine trail glass and a six-bottle wine tote at the first winery visited. Their ticket and wine glass will entitle the holder to free wine and food tasting at each winery. You can pay for your ticket at the winery or online, using PayPal. Online purchasers should bring their PayPal receipt to the first winery visited. Plan to enjoy the event for the entire weekend, and visit all nine wineries! Start as far away as you can, and work your way home!!

 

December 1, 2018
Norwegian Christmas
Decorah, Iowa
Vesterheim National Norwegian-American Museum & Heritage Center.  This lively day of events includes Scandinavian holiday traditions, crafts, music, a movie, treats, and more.

December 1-16, 2018
Winterfest - Madrid, Iowa
Iowa Arboretum. Come and celebrate the best of Iowa-grown Christmas trees at the Iowa Arboretum. Trees are decorated by local clubs, schools, and organizations. Free event.

December 7, 2018 - Taste of Christmas - Bloomfield, Iowa
Visit participating businesses in Bloomfield as they share food samples and recipes.

December 8, 2018 - Tuba Christmas - Mason City, Iowa
The annual Tube Christmas concert will perform favorite Christmas carols with over 100 tubas, baritone, saxophone and euphonium musicians from across the state. Performances will begin at 1p.m.

December 21, 2018  Winter Solstice Celebration - Iowa City, Iowa
Celebrate the winter solstice with friends and family at the Winter Solstice Festival of Light.  The Celebration will take place from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 21, 2018 at the Robert A. Lee Recreation Center.  Participants can enjoy sipping hot chocolate while making holiday gifts out of natural materials including rustic ornaments, orange and clove pomanders, Tic Tac Toe in a Bag, and much more.  The event will conclude with luminary lighting of the Discovery Garden.  No fee to participate. Youth must be accompanied by an adult.
 

2017 IOWA: November & December 2017
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Events
events waiting for new dates

November 3-5, 2017 - Dubuque Food & Wine - Dubuque, Iowa
Featuring gourmet food and wine from the extraordinary Dubuque, Iowa establishments.
 

2012 IOWA: November & December 2012
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Events

events still waiting for new dates

December 1, 2012  Christmas Cookie Festival - West Des Moines, Iowa
Christmas Cookie Festival is Saturday, December 1, 8:30-11:00 a.m. For $15, you will receive a 96 oz. bucket that you can fill with cookies. Donated cookies should be brought to the church on Friday, November 30. Proceeds will go to Bidwell-Riverside Center.

 

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