CLICK ON THE MONTHS ABOVE for a Complete Listing for all Massachusetts Food Festivals, with Descriptions and Links.
Here are JUST A FEW Featured Festivals:
September 17, 2017
Annual Boston Local Food Festival
The Annual Boston Local Food Festival is Boston's premier food event and is ranked in the top 10 food events in the region. The festival is produced by SBN and is based on the principals of local, green and fair. This free-admission, zero waste, festival offers local farmers, restaurants, chefs, specialty producers, and related non-profits and service providers the opportunity to showcase their local culinary creations and programs in a lively outdoor festival setting. The festival also features lively Chef & DIY Demos, a Seafood Throwdown competition, diverse music and performances, and a family fun zone. Attendance: 30,000.
September 23-24, 2017
19th Annual North Quabbin Garlic & Arts Festival
The schedule includes two stages of entertainment, workshops, agricultural and artistic booths, as well as a chefs tent featuring delectable demos. Festival proceeds keep the event sustainable and affordable, and support the community's regional arts, agriculture, health and energy projects.
October 7-8, 2017 Annual Cranberry Harvest Celebration
Hosted by the A.D. Makepeace Company and co-sponsored by the Cape Cod Cranberry Growers’ Association and Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc. Visitors are treated to demonstrations of the wet cranberry harvest, cooking demonstrations, an enormous tent full of juried crafters, paddleboat rides on scenic Tihonet Pond, food vendors, music, and more. A great way to see and learn about the picturesque cranberry harvest, while enjoying some old-fashioned family fun. Admission is $10, $5 for seniors and military, and children under 7 are admitted free. Free Parking. No pets, no dogs please.