MARYLAND Food Festivals & Shows
(Food, Wine, Beer & Agricultural Events)
2018 - 2019 MARYLAND Month by month Listings
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Here are JUST A FEW Featured Events:
August 10-11, 2018
Maryland State BBQ Bash
Bel Air, Maryland
Harford County MD’s most anticipated event of the year is the MD State BBQ Bash. Named as Harford County’s “Best Event” in 2012, 2013, 2014 and again in 2015, the MD State BBQ Bash is a barbecue themed street festival featuring the Maryland State BBQ Championship, with more than 50 competition teams from the Mid-Atlantic area and beyond competing for $12,500 in cash prizes and the chance to compete in the annual Jack Daniel’s World Championship Invitational Barbecue in Lynchburg, TN and The American Royal in Kansas City, MO. In addition, more 40 amateur teams will compete in the MD State BBQ Bash Tailgate Challenge to see who has the best ribs while competing for cash, prizes, and bragging rights. For more than 10 years, the MD State BBQ Bash has grown to be one of the largest, most fun, and most anticipated events of the year in Downtown Bel Air. Attendance: 30,000+.
September 8-9, 2018
51st Annual Maryland Seafood Festival
Sandy Point State Park will again be the host site for the annual Maryland Seafood Festival, a tasty and entertaining tradition, with music, great food, exhibits, arts and crafts, and featuring The Capital’s Crab Soup Cook-off and the DNR's Maryland Fishing Challenge Award Ceremony. Attendance: 20,000.
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