Missouri Food Festivals & Shows
(Food, Wine, Beer & Agricultural Events)
2018 - 2019 MISSOURI Month by month Listings
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Here are JUST A FEW Featured Events:
August 9-19, 2018 - Missouri State Fair
Join us in Sedalia to celebrate our great state's annual agricultural showcase! The 400-acre fairgrounds will present premier livestock shows, competitive exhibits, and first-class professional entertainment. Special events include the opening day parade, rodeo, queen coronation, Farmers Care Food Drive, Governor's Ham Breakfast, and Sale of Champions livestock auction. Attendance: 340,000.
September 13-16, 2018
American Royal World Series of Barbecue
Kansas City, Missouri
The American Royal Barbecue is the opening event of the American Royal and the season finale for the competitive circuit. Presented by Smithfield and held at the Kansas Speedway, The Royal is the largest barbecue contest in the world. Combine this with a barbecue-related trade expo, this four-day food festival is truly the “World Series of Barbecue.”
October 20, 2018 - 6th Annual Ozarks Bacon Fest
A Salute to Bacon, Bourbon & Beer. A bacon-infused wonderland where the Ozark’s best chefs prepare amazing creative bacon snacks. National brands, artisan bacon-makers, and bacon purveyors display, sample, and sell a multitude of bacon and bacon inspired products. The best mixologists and brewers hand out bacon-inspired cocktails, beer and wine. And in honoring bacon in all its glory, Ozarks Bacon Fest will be holding a Bacon Eating Contest, a Best Bacon Recipe contest and a Bacon Art contest.
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