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April 12-May 4, 2024
15th Annual South Carolina Strawberry Festival
Fort Mill, South Carolina

April 12-May 12, 2024
Rhododendron Festival
Hiawassee, Georgia

April 18-May 25, 2024
Love the Burger Battle Contest
Luverne, Minnesota

April 25-May 5, 2024  Washington State Apple Blossom Festival
Wenatchee, Washington

April 25-June 13, 2024  Busch Gardens Food & Wine Festival
Williamsburg, Virginia

April 26-May 5, 2024  5th Annual Santa Barbara Restaurant Week
Santa Barbara, California

 

May 1-2, 2024 - The Retail Conference - Phoenix, Arizona

May 1-31, 2024 - Oregon Wine Month - Statewide, Oregon

May 2, 2024 - LSR Wine Stroll - Chicago, Illinois

May 2-4, 2024 - Annual Strawberry Festival - Cabot, Arkansas

May 2-4, 2024 - 43rd Annual Mushroom Festival - Richmond, Missouri

May 2-5, 2024 - 40th Vinton County Wild Turkey Festival
McArthur, Ohio

May 3, 2024 - School Lunch Hero Day - Nationwide
A chance to showcase the difference school nutrition professionals make for every child who comes through the cafeteria.

May 3-4, 2024 - La Habra Citrus Fair - La Habra, California

May 3-4, 2024 - Annual BBQ Festival on the Neuse
Kinston, North Carolina

May 3-4, 2024 - Annual Dandelion May Fest - Dover, Ohio

May 3-4, 2024  Spring Fest - Van Wert, Ohio

May 3-4, 2024 - Annual Strawberry Festival - Roanoke, Virginia

May 3-5, 2024 - Annual Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival
Fernandina Beach, Florida

May 3-5, 2024 - Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival
Breaux Bridge, Louisiana

May 3-5, 2024 - Annual New Jersey Wine & Food Festival
Crystal Springs Resort, Sussex County, New Jersey

May 3-5, 2024  A World A’Fair - Xenia, Ohio

May 3-12, 2024  129th Sequim Irrigation Festival
Sequim, Washington

May 4, 2024 - Beer City Festival - West Sacramento, California

May 4, 2024  Boonville Beer Fest - Boonville, California

May 4, 2024  Amador Four Fires Food & Wine Festival
Amador County, California

May 4, 2024  Cinco de Mayo Chili Cook Off, Car Show, Margaritas & Swap Meet - Bishop, California

May 4, 2024 - Dover Days Festival - Dover, Delaware

May 4, 2024  Destination:Beer - McCall, Idaho

May 4, 2024  20th Annual Indiana Wine Fair - Story, Indiana

May 4, 2024  16th Annual Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival
Des Moines, Iowa

May 4, 2024  Annual Sante South Food and Wine Festival
Jackson, Mississippi

May 4, 2024  Sip n' Savor - St. James, Missouri

May 4, 2024 - Great Bay Food Truck Festival
Stratham, New Hampshire

May 4, 2024 - Annual Ham & Yam Festival - Smithfield, North Carolina

May 4, 2024 - 36th Annual Burger Day Festival - El Reno, Oklahoma

May 4, 2024 - Annual Washington Crossing Brewfest
Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania
 


 

May 4, 2024 - 40th Annual Johnston Peach Blossom Festival
Johnston, South Carolina

May 4, 2024  46th Annual Low Country Shrimp Festival and Blessing of the Fleet - McClellanville, South Carolina

May 4, 2024  Rosewood Crawfish Festival - Columbia, South Carolina

May 4, 2024 - Castroville Chamber Beer & Wine Fest
Castroville, Texas

May 4, 2024  Annual Wein & Saengerfest - New Braunfels, Texas

May 4, 2024  Texarkana Twice as Fine Wine Festival
Texarkana, Texas

May 4, 2024  Blues, Brews, and BBQ on the River
Historic Yorktown, Virginia

May 4, 2024  Annual Chinoteague Seafood Festival
Chinoteague, Virginia

May 4-5, 2024  Bodega Bay Fisherman's Festival
Bodega Bay, California

May 4-5, 2024  19th Annual Alive! Expo - Atlanta, Georgia

May 4-5, 2024 - Wine on the Fox - Oswego, Illinois

May 4-5, 2024  2nd Annual NW Indiana & Interstate Chili Cook-off
Merrillville, Indiana

May 4-5, 2024  MAIFEST - Amana Colonies, Iowa

May 4-5, 2024 - 51st Annual Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival
West Friendship, Maryland

May 4-5, 2024 - Wild Bacon Wine Trail - Hermann, Missouri

May 4-5, 2024 - Wine & Herb- May Weekend - Cayuga Lake , New York

May 4-5, 2024 - Strawberry Festival - Lahaska, Pennsylvania

May 4-5, 2024  16th Annual Spring Town Point Virginia Wine Festival
Norfolk, Virginia

May 4-8, 2024 - Annual WAFC Convention - Aurora, Colorado

May 5, 2024  47th Annual Chili Cook-Off & Craft Brew Festival
Thousand Oaks, California

May 5, 2024  35th Annual Taste of the Town - Santa Clarita, California

May 5, 2024 - Columbia VegFest - Columbia, South Carolina

May 5-11, 2024 - 86th West Tennessee Strawberry Festival
Humboldt, Tennessee

May 6, 2024  Annual A Taste of Talent - Andover, New Jersey

May 6-9, 2024  Annual Food Safety Summit - Rosemont, Illinois

May 6-9, 2024  WasteExpo - Las Vegas, Nevada

May 6-12, 2024 - Frankfort Elberta Restaurant Week
Frankfort & Elberta, Michigan

May 7-9, 2024  The NAMA Show - Dallas, Texas

May 7-11, 2024  77th Annual Tennessee Strawberry Festival
Dayton, Tennessee

May 8-11, 2023 - Heart's Delight Wine Tasting & Auction
Washington D.C.

May 9, 2024  Annual Taste of Alpharetta Festival - Alpharetta, Georgia

May 9-10, 2024  TIA Convention & Trade Exposition
Las Vegas, Nevada

May 9-11, 2024 - South Carolina Poultry Festival
leesville, South Carolina

May 9-12, 2024  Gator By the Bay - San Diego, California

May 10, 2024 - The WhiskyX - Boston, Massachusetts

May 10-11, 2024  14th Annual Smoke on the Lake BBQ Festival
Acworth, Georgia

May 10-11, 2024 - BBQ & Barrels - Owensboro, Kentucky

May 10-11, 2024  Annual Governor's Fishing Opener
Lake City, Minnesota

May 10-11, 2024 - 52nd Annual McAlester Italian Festival
McAlester, Oklahoma

May 10-11, 2024  Canby Brewfest - Canby, Oregon

May 10-11, 2024  83rd Annual Middle Tennessee Strawberry Festival
Portland, Tennessee

May 10-11, 2024  Piney Woods Wine Trail Festival - Lindale, Texas

May 10-12, 2024 - Vintage & Vino - Queen Creek, Arizona

May 10-12, 2024 - 65th Mesick Mushroom Festival - Mesick, Michigan

May 10-12, 2024  Friends School Plant Sale - St. Paul, Minnesota

May 10-12, 2024  Shepherds Harvest Sheep and Wool Festival
Lake Elmo, Minnesota

May 10-12, 2024  Annual Texas Crab Festival - Crystal Beach, Texas

May 11, 2024  Verde Valley Wine Festival - Cottonwood, Arizona

May 11, 2024  19th Annual Paradise Chocolate Fest
Paradise, California

May 11, 2024  Annual Paso Robles Olive Festival & Annual Lavender Festival - Paso Robles, California

May 11, 2024  Hiawassee Highlands Wine Festival
Hiawassee, Georgia

May 11, 2024  6th Annual Mud Bug Boil Off - Thibodaux, Louisiana

May 11, 2024 - MT Brewers Spring Rendezvous - Bozeman, Montana

May 11, 2024  Dillsburg PickleFest - Dillsburg, Pennsylvania

May 11, 2024  6th Annual Bacon Festival - McDonale, Tennessee

May 11-19, 2024  82nd Annual West Virginia Strawberry Festival
Buckhannon, West Virginia

May 12, 2024 - MOTHERS' DAY - Nationwide
Most restaurants in the U.S. have special events scheduled for today. They are too numerous to list. (2nd Sun).

May 14-16, 2024  Sweets & Snacks Expo - Chicago, Illinois

May 14-16, 2024  TGCSA Annual Convention & Expo
Murfreesboro, Tennessee

May 14-16, 2024  Organic Week 2024 - Washington D.C.

May 15-18, 2024  World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest
Memphis, Tennessee

May 15-19, 2024  National Association of Flour Distributors Annual Convention - St. Pete Beach, Florida

May 15-19, 2024 - 26th Annual Nantucket Wine & Food Festival
Nantucket, Massachusetts

May 16-17, 2024 - Beer Garden - Jackson, Wisconsin

May 16-19, 2024  Calavaras County Fair & Jumping Frog Jubilee
Calaveras County Fairgrounds, California

May 16-19, 2024  Paso Wine Fest - Paso Robles, California

May 16-19, 2024  64th Annual National Morel Mushroom Festival
Boyne City, Michigan

May 16-19, 2024  Annual Rooster Days - Broken Arrow, Oklahoma

May 16-19, 2024  51st Pasadena Strawberry Festival
Pasadena, Texas

May 16-26, 2024 - Asheville Beer Week - Asheville, North Carolina

May 17, 2024 - The WhiskyX - Brooklyn, New York

May 17-18, 2024  Annual Magnolia Blossom Festival & World Championship Steak Cook-Off - Magnolia, Arkansas

May 17-18, 2024  Georgia Mountain Fire & Smoke Cooking Festival
Hiawassee, Georgia

May 17-18, 2024  World Expo of Beer - Frankenmuth, Michigan

May 17-18, 2024  16th Annual Taste of Maplewood Street Festival
Maplewood, Missouri

May 17-18, 2024  Annual Rhubarb Festival - Intercourse, Pennsylvania

May 17-19, 2024  Stockton Flavor Fest - Stockton, California

May 17-19, 2024  Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Festival
Temecula, California

May 17-19, 2024  Crawfish Festival - Fountain Valley, California

May 17-19, 2024  25th Anderson Valley Pinot Festival
Anderson Valley, California

May 17-19, 2024  Chocolate Fest - Long Grove, Illinois

May 17-19, 2024  Preston Trout Days - Preston, Minnesota

May 17-19, 2024  72nd Annual Hermann Maifest - Hermann, Missouri

May 17-19, 2024  New Jersey Seafood Festival - Belmar, New Jersey

May 17-19, 2024  Got To Be NC Festival - Raleigh, North Carolina

May 17-19, 2024  Bayou Bon Vivant Cajun Music, Food & Art Celebration - Norfolk, Virginia

May 17-26, 2024  Arizona Restaurant Week: Spring
Statewide, Arizona

May 18, 2024  Linden Cherry Festival - Linden, California

May 18, 2024  35th Annual Culinary Evening with the California Winemasters - Burbank, California

May 18, 2024  Atlanta Tacos & Tequila Midtown - Atlanta, Georgia

May 18, 2024  70th IFMA Gold & Silver Plate Celebration
Chicago, Illinois

May 18, 2024  The World's Largest Pancake Breakfast
Springfield, Massachusetts

May 18, 2024  Craft Beer & Wine Festival - Marshall, Minnesota

May 18, 2024  Lefse Dagen - Starbuck, Minnesota

May 18, 2024  Beer BBQ Bacon Showdown - Morris Plains, New Jersey

May 18, 2024  Das Bock! - Plattduetsche Park, Long Island, New York

May 18, 2024  Annual 'TAP' New York Craft Beer & Food Festival
Bethel, New York

May 18, 2024  Taste of Tribeca - New York, New York

May 18, 2024  Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival
Charlotte, North Carolina

May 18, 2024  21st Annual Yadkin Valley Wine Festival
Elkin, North Carolina

May 18, 2024  Montrose Wine Walk - Montrose, Pennsylvania

May 18, 2024  South Carolina Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival
Columbia, South Carolina

May 18, 2024  Annual Frühlingsfest - Rapid City, South Dakota

May 18, 2024  Annual Texas Steak Cookoff and Wine Festival
Hico, Texas

May 18, 2024  19th Annual Spring Wine Festival
Virginia Beach, Virginia

May 18, 2024  36th Annual Virginia Wine & Craft Festival
Front Royal, Virginia

May 18-19, 2024  California Strawberry Festival - Ventura, California

May 18-19, 2024  Annual Kentucky Sheep & Fiber Festival
Lexington, Kentucky

May 18-19, 2024  Ninth Avenue International Food Festival
New York, New York

May 18-19, 2024  South 9th Street Italian Market Festival
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

May 18-19, 2024  8th Annual Newport Oyster & Chowder Festival
Newport, Rhode Island

May 18-19, 2024  42nd Annual Blue Crab Festival
Little River, South Carolina

May 18-20, 2024  MSU Billings Wine & Food Festival
Billings, Montana

May 18-21, 2024  The National Restaurant Association Show
Chicago, Illinois

May 18-21, 2024 - A Taste of the States: Chicago - Chicago, Illinois

May 19, 2024  Midwest Maifest - St. Charles, Missouri

May 19, 2024  Triangle Springfest - Raleigh, North Carolina

May 19, 2024  Fleurs de Fete at Carillon Park - Dayton, Ohio

May 23-25, 2024  Ware Shoals Catfish Feastival
Ware Shoals, South Carolina

May 23-27, 2024  Kodiak Crab Festival - Kodiak, Alaska

May 24-25, 2024  Scandinavian Heritage Festival - Ephraim, Utah

May 24-26, 2024  BottleRock Napa Valley Music & Food Festival
Napa, California

May 24-26, 2024  Morgan Hill Mushroom Mardi Gras Festival
Morgan Hill, California

May 24-26, 2024  Blue Crab Festival - Palatka, Florida

May 24-26, 2024  Mudbug Madness 39 - Shreveport, Louisiana

May 24-26, 2024  Feast of the Flowering Moon - Chillicothe, Ohio

May 24-26, 2024  ZestFest - Fort Worth, Texas

May 24-26, 2024  Fredericksburg Crawfish Festival
Fredericksburg, Texas

May 24-26, 2024  Worlds Largest Brat Fest - Madison, Wisconsin

May 24-27, 2024  64th Annual Garden Grove Strawberry Festival
Garden Grove, California

May 24-27, 2024  Moonshine Festival - New Straitsville, Ohio

May 25, 2024 - Great Alaska Craft Beer & Homebrew Festival
Haines, Alaska

May 25, 2024  Bavarianfest - Helen, Georgia

May 25-26, 2024  Roaring Camp Cook-Off - Felton, California

May 25-26, 2024  The Creekside Beer Festival - Boulder, Colorado

May 25-26, 2024  Brew at the Zoo - Baltimore, Maryland

May 25-26, 2024  33rd Annual Chuck Wagon Festival
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

May 25-26, 2024  BBQ, Blues & Brews on the Bay
North Bend, Oregon

May 25-26, 2024  Annual FlavorFest at Mount Hope
Mount Hope, Pennsylvania

May 25-26, 2024  Hood Canal Fjord Fest - Brinnon, Washington

May 25-27, 2024  Strawberry Festival - Beaver Dam, Kentucky

May 25-27, 2024  Jersey Shore Food Truck Festival
Monmouth Park, Oceanport, New Jersey

May 25-27, 2024  New Mexico Wine Fest: Las Cruces
Las Cruces, New Mexico

May 25-27, 2024  New Mexico Wine Festival Albuquerque
Albuquerque, New Mexico

May 25-27, 2024  Annual Taste of Cincinnati - Cincinnati, Ohio

May 26, 2024  Annual Vista Strawberry Festival - Vista, California

May 26, 2024  13th Annual Cuban Sandwich Festival
Ybor City, Tampa, Florida

May 30-June 1, 2024  West Coast Produce Expo
Palm Desert, California

May 30-June 1, 2024  Mentone Egg Festival - Mentone, Indiana

May 30-June 2, 2024  Annual Beaumont Cherry Festival
Beaumont, California

May 30-June 2, 2023 - Annual Buffalo Days - Luverne, Minnesota

May 30-June 2, 2024  115th Annual Lebanon Strawberry Festival
Lebanon, Oregon

May 30-June 2, 2024  Newport News Greek Festival
Newport News, Virginia

May 30-June 6, 2024  Young Cattlemen's Conference
Denver, Colorado

May 31-June 1, 2024  50th Annual Georgia Blueberry Festival
Alma, Georgia

May 31-June 1, 2024  Harvard Milk Days - Harvard, Illinois

May 31-June 1, 2024 - Smokin' In Steele BBQ and Blues Festival
Owatonna, Minnesota

May 31-June 2, 2024  San Joaquin County Fair - Stockton, California

May 31-June 2, 2024  Lincoln Park Greek Fest - Chicago, Illinois

May 31-June 2, 2024  Pine Island Cheese Festival
Pine Island, Minnesota

May 31-June 2, 2024  27th Annual Taste of Omaha - Omaha, Nebraska

May 31-June 2, 2024  Taste Addison - Addison, Texas

May 31-June 3, 2024  99th Annual Fredericksburg's Dairy Day
Fredericksburg, Iowa

May 31-June 1 & 8, 2024  Georgia Peach Festival
Byron & Fort Valley, Georgia

 

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