2018 NEW YORK - February 2018
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows, Events
(see also: 2017 - 2016 - 2011)
January 18-Feb 18, 2018
3rd Annual Valrhona Hot Chocolate Festival - New York, New York
January 22-February 9, 2018
NYC Restaurant Week - NY, NY
February 3, 2018 8th Annual Madison FFA Farm Toy Show
Madison, New York
Madison Central School 10am to 2pm.
February 3-7, 2018 NY Now - New York, New York
Drawing 35,000 attendees from all 50 states and 80+ countries. The Market for Home and LIfestyle. Attendance: 35,000.
February 5, 2018 Kosher Food and Wine Experience
New York, New York
The largest kosher food & wine event in the world! Featuring hundreds of wines from over 60 wineries representing nearly every wine producing region around the world. And what's wine without food? KFWE NY features delectable bites from over 20 kosher eateries and gourmet specialty food companies throughout the tristate area. Along with traditional fare, there will be modern mash-ups including sushi, barbecue, Asian, Continental, French, Mexican, and Caribbean and mouthwatering pareve (non-dairy) desserts like pastries, cakes, ice cream to guarantee sweet dreams for all.
February 10, 2018 - 20th Annual Great Downtown Ithaca Chili Cook-off
Ithaca, New York
11:30am-4:00pm. Chili Cook-off features chili prepared by approximately 30 restaurants as they compete for the titles of Best Meat/Overall Chili, Best Vegetarian, and People's Choice Chili. In addition to Chili, there are other Chili related food items. The Chili Cook-off will feature a farmers market with vendors and local wineries, breweries, and farmer's sampling their goods. All activities will take place on the Ithaca Commons and surrounding streets.
February 14, 2018 - VALENTINE’S DAY
Most of the more than 1/2 million restaurants in the U.S. have special events scheduled for today. They are too numerous to list.
February 14, 2018 Valentine's Day Champagne & Chocolate Masterclass
New York, New York
Bring your valentine to the Skyroom for the ultimate date night: a decadent tasting of esteemed French champagnes paired with exquisite Belgian chocolates. Experts from three renowned French champagne houses will each bring a brut and a rosé champagne. Master chocolatier Benoit Racquet, owner of BE Chocolat, pairs each tasting with one of six carefully selected milk and dark Belgian chocolates, handcrafted in U.S.
February 15, 2018 NYC’s Conference on Hunger and Poverty
New York, New York
A Day of Dynamic Workshops, Exciting Speakers, and Networking Opportunities. CELEBRATE! Food Bank for New York City is celebrating our 35th anniversary, and we’re hoping you’ll help us commemorate this milestone at Conference! We’ll have special activations, and opportunities to discuss goals for the future, and how we can work together to better serve New Yorkers in need.
February 15, 2018 GALA ITALIA 33rd Edition - New York, New York
GALA ITALIA has been and still is the most important presentation of “Made in Italy” that annually, for the last quarter of a century, has been promoting the best of Italy in the United States: from wine to gastronomy, from art to fashion, from music to design.
February 15, 2018 Healthy Brand Showcase - New York, New York
Healthy Brand Showcase is a one-day product showcase held twice a year in New York City featuring new health, wellness, fitness, nutrition, and natural beauty products. For one-day only, national media, industry experts and celebrity guests meet the companies in person, demo their products, and collect press kits, product samples and gift bags.
February 17-24, 2018 - National FFA Week - Nationwide
the week of George Washington's birthday as National FFA Week in recognition of his legacy as an agriculturist and farmer.
February 22-24, 2018 - New York Farm Show - Syracuse, New York
The New York Farm Show is sponsored by the Northeast Equipment Dealers Association and by American Agriculturist magazine. (also: farmprogress.com )
February 23-25, 2018 - IACP Annual Conference - New York, New York
International Association of Culinary Professionals Annual Conference. Culinarians from around the globe gather to unite, inspire, and celebrate. Come to network, come to share your knowledge.
February 24, 2018 T.J. Finley's Winter Bourbon Fest
Bay Shore, New York
More than thirty whiskies and thirty specialty craft beers will be offered at T.J. Finley's Winter Bourbon Festival. A VIP session starting at 3:00pm and General Admission session starting at 4:00pm. The 3rd annual Winter Bourbon Fest will be held at T.J. Finley's located at 42 E. Main Street, Bay Shore, NY. Tickets are on sale now. This is a 21+ event. A limited number of tickets are available. See website for event information and to purchase tickets.
February 24-March 5, 2018 New York City Beer Week
New York, New York
The mission of the New York City Brewers Guild is to advocate for and promote awareness of its local brewing members; to increase the visibility of local beers through programs, events, and consumer education; and to foster a healthy, ethical and growth-focused craft beer industry throughout the city.
February 27, 2018 C-CAP Annual Benefit - New York, New York
Careers through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP), non-profit organization that is dedicated to providing underserved high school students with culinary education, scholarships, career counseling and jobs in the foodservice industry.
February 28, 2018 Whisky Live - New York, New York
Whisky Live New York returns to the spectacular Pier Sixty, creating a magnificent evening of great whisky, fine food and wonderful entertainment in the heart of New York. This is your chance to become closer to the industry, taste rare and sought-after whiskies, increase your knowledge and meet the whisky experts.