2018 Nevada - april, may & june 2018
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Events
(see also: 2017 - 2014)
April 15-16, 2018
Vegas Food Expo
Las Vegas, Nevada
Las Vegas is hosting a new kind of food convention, designed for small innovative companies that need to reach retailers, distributors, media, investors, and restaurants. Our mission is to bring attention to the young amazing food producers of North America.
April 21-23, 2018 The NAMA Show - Las Vegas, Nevada
National Automatic Merchandising Association. The one game in town that offers what no others can. The one place, once a year, where you have access to all the key players and decision-makers in the vending and refreshment services industry.
April 22, 2018 Earth Day - Worldwide
More than 1 billion people now participate in Earth Day activities each year, making it the largest civic observance in the world.
April 23-26, 2018 - 3rd Annual Food Recovery Forum at WasteExpo
Las Vegas, Nevada
WasteExpo is the largest Conference and Exhibition in North America for the Organics Management, Recycling, and Waste Management industry with more than 14,000 attendees and 600+ exhibitors. This year’s Food Recovery Forum focuses on efforts and solutions to reduce food loss and waste in the U.S., to rescue wholesome food to feed the hungry, and to recover inedible food residuals for beneficial reuse. You’ll walk away with the latest insights and valuable connections.
April 24-26, 2018
Las Vegas, Nevada
Waste Expo 50. Celebrating 50 years of delivering innovation, education and good vibes. More innovation. More education. More networking. Join 13,000+ of your peers—the glue that makes this industry so special—from the grassroots haulers and composters to the $billion companies, and everything in between. Celebrate how far this industry has come.
April 28, 2018 Dine the District - Reno, Nevada
Enjoy a variety of eclectic culinary options, spanning from Thai cuisine to Pizza at Dine the District. The Riverwalk Dining District is where foodies come to feast on the many options of culinary excellence located in the heart of Reno, Nevada. The Riverwalk features unique options in dining and entertainment showcasing selections from around the world. Tickets limited to 600.
April 30-May 3, 2018 - 75th Annual Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America Convention & Exposition - Las Vegas, Nevada
The convention and exhibition is where distributors seek out new and exciting beverage products for US consumers. (also: www.wswa.org )
May 5, 2018 Indian Food And Cultural Festival - Las Vegas, Nevada
The Indian Community of Las Vegas is celebrating our annual Indian food and cultural festival at the Clark County Government Center Amphitheater. We are a non-profit organization.
May 10-13, 2018 - Vegas Uncork’d by Bon Appétit - Las Vegas, Nevada
The premier culinary and wine event in Las Vegas with an event that is unparalleled in scale. Bolder and better than ever, Vegas Uncork’d offers exclusive one-of-a-kind experiences over four days that capture the spirit of the city and the imagination of any culinary enthusiast. An unparalleled collection of renowned chefs mingle with crowds and prepare exquisite meals, master sommeliers offer perfect pairings and endless knowledge, and innovative mixologists set the mood with revolutionary cocktails.
May 12, 2018 Springs Preserve Ice Cream Festival - Las Vegas, Nevada
The annual event will feature stations serving ice cream cones, sundaes, novelties and root beer floats, with entertainment for all ages including live music, airbrush tattoos, a photo booth, a bubble play station and carnival games. Visit Springs Preserve, the premier place in Las Vegas to explore the valley's vibrant history.
May 13, 2018 MOTHERS' DAY - Nationwide
Most restaurants in the U.S. have special events scheduled for today. They are too numerous to list. (2nd Sunday in May)
May 19, 2018 Brews & Blues Festival - Springs Preserve, Nevada
Red-hot blues and ice-cold brews are on tap for our sixth annual Brews & Blues Festival. Brews & Blues offers up beers from numerous local, regional, domestic and international brewers at the Springs Preserve, a national historic site and cultural and educational facility located three miles from the Las Vegas Strip. Each entry includes a sampling mug (while supplies last) and unlimited beer samples.
May 19-20, 2018 35th Annual Chili on the Comstock
Virginia City, Nevada
The two-day event hosts around 40 of the best chili cookers in the west competing for a spot in the International Chili Society (ICS) World Finals later this year. Competitors start from scratch on Saturday morning and a winner is picked for each day. There is also a people's choice award with winners receiving cash and "Virginia City-style" prizes
June 9, 2018 Taste of the Comstock - Virginia City, Nevada
Come sample savory bites of Virginia City's finest fare at Taste of the Comstock! In its heyday, when silver was pouring from the hills, Virginia City was well known as a town of riches, elegance and fine dining. Today there is much more than oysters and champagne for this town to boast. When it comes to the palate, food lovers will rejoice at the mouth-watering concoctions coming out of Virginia City kitchens.
June 11-14, 2018 - World Tea Expo - Las Vegas, Nevada
World Tea Expo is the premier business-to-business event dedicated to specialty tea; it's the time each year when industry members determine trends, optimize product lines, increase knowledge and network with peers.