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U.S. Food Festival Section: Listed by State & Month
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2018 KENTUCKY: March & April 2018
March 5-9, 2018 National School Breakfast Week
National School Breakfast Week (NSBW) was launched in 1989 to raise awareness of the availability of the School Breakfast Program (SBP) to all children.
March 20, 2018 'AgDay' National Agriculture Day - Nationwide
A day to recognize and celebrate the abundance provided by agriculture
April 20, 2018 Pork-in-the-Park BBQ Cookoff - Nancy, Kentucky
Pork-n-The Park – Pulaski Co. Park, 1200 Hwy 3189, Nancy, KY 3pm-7pm Friday and all day Saturday. Come out and enjoy some delicious food at this BBQ Cook Off at the Park. Steve Taylor in concert from 12pm-3:30pm, BBQ tastings 1pm-3:30pm with Best BBQ Awards at 4:30pm. Info and detailed times 606-636-6450.
April 22, 2018 Earth Day - Worldwide
Growing out of the first Earth Day, Earth Day Network (EDN) works with over 22,000 partners in 192 countries to broaden, diversify and mobilize the environmental movement. More than 1 billion people now participate in Earth Day activities each year, making it the largest civic observance in the world.
April 27-28, 2018 - Spring Chicken Festival - Clinton, Kentucky
This annual festival is held on the fourth weekend in April with festivities beginning with a Chicken Idol singing contest on Friday, from 6 pm - 10 pm. The festivities kickoff on Saturday with a 5k/10k race that begins in Clinton and runs through the beautiful countryside of Hickman County. Throughout the day there will be live music by local artists from Carlisle, Hickman, and Fulton counties. Of course, it wouldn’t be a festival without delicious food. Other activities include arts & crafts booths, a corn hole tournament, antique farm equipment, fun run for kids, a petting zoo and a Wild-Wing Cook-Off contest.
April 28-29, 2018 - Mountain Mushroom Festival - Irvine, Kentucky
A celebration of Estill County's Appalachian culture. Mushroom theme activities include a morel market, cook-off, cake decorating contest, mushroom hunter interviews, morel/shiitake cooking demonstrations, contest for largest and most mushrooms, Fungus 5K run/walk, parade, and window decorating contest.
March 25, 2017 Kentucky Bourbon Festival Sampler
A fun-filled evening of sampling a variety of Kentucky bourbons and foods from area restaurants. The theme for September's Festival will be unveiled.
March 31-April 3, 2017 - The 174th Annual Tater Day
The streets of Benton fill with thousands of people, all who have come to the annual celebration of the sweet potato. Tater Day started in 1842 with the trading and selling of sweet potatoes. Participate in this 3-day event featuring beauty pageants, gospel singing, Tater Day Fitness Trot, flea market, cook-off, arts & crafts, food concessions, and a parade.
April 28-May 8, 2016 17th Annual Herb Festival - Bowling Green, Kentucky
South's Largest Herb Festival! Wild Bird and Nature Store’s annual Herb Festival! Choose from herbs, perennials, antique and knock-out roses, fountains, bird baths, antique garden art and more.
April 16-17, 2011 24th Annual Chocolate Festival - Washington, Kentucky
Vendors line the main street of this 1700's village. Chocolate is also offered in the shops & museums. Activities include baking contests, candy hunts, entertainment, hourly drawings and chocolate creations contests.
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