U.S. Food Festival & Food Show Section
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July 4, 2016 4TH OF JULY - Nationwide
There are so many events on this day that they are too numerous to list. Virtually every community in the U.S. has a 4th of July celebration.
July 6-10, 2016 116th Kansas Wheat Festival - Wellington, Kansas
Celebrates Wellington,"Wheat Capital of the World", with events for the whole family including a variety of contests, picnic in the park, games, carnival, car show, bed races, arts and crafts show, softball and volleyball tournaments, street dance, ice cream social and of course, a great hometown parade.
July 7-9, 2016 Salute! A Festival of Wine & Food - Lawrence, Kansas
Sample fine wines, spirits and gourmet food in an elegant summer atmosphere. Live and silent auctions to benefit Cottonwood,Inc., an agency that serves people with developmental disabilities. (also: http://www.visitlawrence.com/ )
July 8-16, 2016 - Fowler Threshing Days - Fowler, Kansas
Week long activities begin on the 2nd Friday in July; culminating with a parade on the third Saturday in July every year. The event includes a parade, an old-time threshing demonstration, arts & crafts, food, fun, and games.
July 12-16, 2016 83rd Annual Fiesta Mexicana - Topeka, Kansas
Enjoy delicious homemade tacos, enchiladas, tamales, burritos, and tostadas--it's not unusual to sell over 10,000 items a night. Fiesta activities include a parade, art show, run/walk, carnival, and jalepeno eating contest, as well as banda, norteno, salsa, mariachi and English mainstream music.
July 16, 2016 Wild Blue BBQ & Expo - Burlington, Kansas
The 12th annual event will include a KCBS sanctioned cook-off and lots of family fun.
July 21-23, 2016 Chautauqua County Fair & Rodeo - Sedan, Kansas
Good old-fashioned fun at a good old-fashioned fair. It just wouldn't be a fair without a little friendly rivalry between the exhibitors. 4-H’ers and open class exhibitors vie for the grand champion ribbons as they show off their best projects: fashion and flowers, antiques and artwork, crafts and clothing, and of course, some of the best livestock in the State are on exhibit. People of all ages will enjoy some good clean entertainment, eat first-rate food prepared by local cooks, and view some great exhibits. The fairgrounds are shady, the people are friendly, and best of all – the fair is free!
July 25-31, 2016
Douglas County Fair
Events include barrel racing, concerts, antique tractor pull, carnival, horseshoe tournament and much more.
July 30, 2016 Dodge City Days Barbeque Cook-Off
Dodge City, Kansas
The Annual Barbeque/Backyard Barbeque Contest will be held at Wright Park. There are six categories to test your barbeque skills: chicken, pork ribs, pork shoulder or butt, beef brisket, beef sirloin roast, and miscellaneous.
July 26, 2015 - Food Truck Competition - Dodge City, Kansas
The 2nd annual Dodge City Days food truck competition! Come out and sample each truck’s Ft Dodge Salute Signature Item and vote on your favorite. Or enjoy your usual order at your favorite local truck. The park will be filled with culturally unique vendors for food, home goods, arts and crafts,entertainment, novelty items, and MUCH MORE! Music, dancing, children’s performances...you name it, we’ll have it! Sit back, relax and enjoy the show!
July 5, 2014 Smokin' Hot BBQ & Fireworks - Girard, Kansas
Competition BBQ teams, KCBS certified judges, amateur BBQ competition, food vendors, craft vendors, and fireworks!
July 18-20, 2014 Blues, BBQ & Bargains - Hays, Kansas
Events include a Kansas City Barbecue Society contest, Kids Q, live music, beer garden, car cruise-in, and sidewalk sales in the Chestnut Street District of historic downtown Hays.
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