Kentucky Food Festivals and Shows
(Food, Wine, Beer & Agricultural Events)
2019 - 2020 Kentucky Month by month Listings
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Here are JUST A FEW Featured Events:
August 8-11, 2019
Great Inland Seafood Festival
Free and accessible to all, on Riverboat Row, on the banks of the Ohio River in Newport Kentucky. The Best Seafood You'll Ever Taste! Over 15 local restaurants & National vendors will be selling the best tasting, freshest seafood available, including whole Maine Lobsters, shrimp, crawfish, crablegs, oysters, salmon, redfish, and much, much more.... Come early as 10,000 lobsters sell fast!!! We are usually sold out by early Sunday afternoon. Live music and entertainment.
September 6-8, 2019
Annual Kentucky State BBQ Festival
This is an eating event, so bring your appetite and get ready to enjoy America's original cuisine served up by celebrity Pitmasters from all over the country. Live bands, a huge children's play area, raffles and give-aways make this the "go-to" festival of the summer in Central Kentucky.
September 27-29, 2019
Marion County Country Ham Days
Marion County Country Ham Days, hosted by the Marion County Chamber of Commerce, will be celebrating its 50th Anniversary the last full weekend in September. The festival welcomes over 30,000 visitors each year. The event began in 1969, and started with a mere six hams and a small number of volunteers. Today, Ham Days serves over 3,000 pounds of country ham at our breakfast and food booths and recruits over 200 Marion County volunteers. Attendance: 30,000+.
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