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2019 KENTUCKY: March & April 2019
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March 5-9, 2019
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 13-15, 2019
RCA Annual Conference & Culinology Expo
Louisville, Kentucky
Savor the Spirit of RCA.  The Research Chefs Association's Annual Conference & Culinology Expo is the only R&D conference focused on the fast growing discipline of Culinology – the blending of culinary arts and food science.

March 20, 2019  'AgDay' National Agriculture Day - Nationwide
A day to recognize and celebrate the abundance provided by agriculture

April 22, 2019  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 26-27, 2019  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 27-28, 2019  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.


2018 KENTUCKY: March & April 2018
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Events
events waiting for new dates

March 3, 2018
Annual Wine Walk
Newport , Kentucky
Visit the participating venues at the Levee and receive a taste of both a red and a white wine at each stop as well as a few light appetizers! You'll also receive a commemorative 2018 Wine Walk wine glass! Registrants must be 21+ to participate. Tickets are just $35 and go on sale February 1st.

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 21, 2018 - National Country Ham Association Annual Meeting
Lexington, Kentucky
Our intent is to provide you with an informative array of speakers, topics, and activities at a very reasonable fee. Education is truly a life-long process; and as owners and managers, being informed becomes more critical each year. An added benefit will be the enjoyable fellowship with people in similar businesses.

2017 KENTUCKY: March & April 2017
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Events

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March 25, 2017  Kentucky Bourbon Festival Sampler
Bardstown, Kentucky
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
Benton, Kentucky
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.

2016 KENTUCKY: March & April 2016
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Events
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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.

2011 KENTUCKY: March & April 2011
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Events

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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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