2019 NEW YORK - March 2019
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows, Events
(see also: 2018 - 2017 - 2016 - 2015 - 2014 - 2013)
March 3, 2019
The Chocolate Expo 2019
Garden City, New York
Celebrate your passion… and celebrate life! Chocolate is one of life’s true pleasures. No matter what your age, background or interests, almost everyone loves chocolate. The Chocolate Expo has by far become the northeast’s largest chocolate-themed event. The Chocolate Expo offers tastings & sales of chocolates, baked goods, specialty foods, gelato, cheeses and much more from local and regional vendors. Depending on location, tastings and sales of wines, beers and other “adult beverages” may also be offered. Each Chocolate Expo event combines chocolate and food with a dash of fun such as unique exhibits, performances, demonstrations and/or celebrity appearances.
March 3-5, 2019 - Coffee Fest New York 2019 - New York, New York
Coffee Fest has been serving the specialty coffee and gourmet tea industries since 1992. Viewed by most as the best trade show in America and around the world specifically for those involved with retailing coffee, tea and related products. Coffee Fest continues to evolve and stay at the forefront of emerging trends.
March 3-5, 2019 International Restaurant & Foodservice Show of NY
New York, New York
The International Restaurant & Foodservice Show of New York – also known as the NY Restaurant Show – is the only event in New York exclusively serving the restaurant and foodservice industry. Co-located with Healthy Food Expo NY and Coffee Fest. This is a must-attend event for anyone involved in the restaurant, foodservice or hospitality industry. Don't miss your chance to network with Independent Restaurant Owners, QSR and Quick Serve Establishment Operators, Caterers, Bakers, Chefs, and other from across all segments and concepts, plus bars, nightclubs, hospitals, hotels and commercial foodservice operations.
March 4-5, 2019 Vinexpo New York - New York, New York
Vinexpo New York will be the event to see, taste, experience and source wines and spirits from the world’s newest producers. A dynamic two days of business and networking features an extensive program of events, conferences and master classes.
March 23-24, 2019 14th Annual Coffee & Tea Festival NYC
Brooklyn, New York
The Coffee & Tea Festival NYC is back and full of flavor and will be held at the Brooklyn EXPO Center! Join more than 75 exhibitors from around the globe as they pour tastings of their finest coffees and teas and introduce you to new and award-winning products –
the lineup will surpass all years past and include more coffee, as requested! This international extravaganza celebrating all things coffee and tea will offer two days of programs from well-known industry pros and pioneers, pairings, tastings, and more! The 28,000 sq. ft. exhibit hall will also feature some of the most delectable sweet and savory foods to compliment the spectacular collection of coffees and teas. Bring your family, bring your friends – make it an inexpensive and delicious day out! Attendance: 8,000.
2018 NEW YORK - March 2018
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows, Events
waiting for new dates
March 3, 2018 - Glens Falls Brewfest - Glens Falls, New York
Queensbury Hotel, 4pm to 7pm. Tastings from over 20 brewers including local, regional and national favorites. Have some fun and support Adirondack Theatre Festival and the Feeder Canal Alliance.
March 4, 2018 - 29th Annual U.S. Pastry Competition
New York, New York
Presented by Paris Gourmet. America’s most prestigious pastry competition, where 20 rising stars of the pastry world have been selected to compete for the coveted title, Pastry Chef of the Year. The event allows leading pastry chefs to showcase their talents by creating advanced dessert and chocolate bonbon recipes exhibited along with highly technical sugar and chocolate sculpted showpieces. (At the Int’l Rest & Foodservice Show)
March 5-9, 2018 National School Breakfast Week - Nationwide
School Nutrition Association.
March 8, 2018 Annual Good Spirits - New York, New York
Round out the winter season and warm up with a cocktail prepared by one of the many talented mixologists from celebrated local, national and international spirit brands. It’s your chance to try out the city’s many spirit offerings—those making their debut as well as the trusty and true—in one evening, under one roof. These cocktails will be expertly paired with top-notch tastes from some of New York City’s most acclaimed and up-and-coming chefs and food artisans.
March 13, 2018 Taste of Greenwich House - New York, New York
Taste of Greenwich House is a premier tasting event that brings more than 30 of New York's most innovative restaurants and food purveyors, including staples and new eateries alike in support of Greenwich House's social service and arts education programs. Restaurants include One if by Land, Two if by Sea, Harold Moore's Harold's Meat and Three, Food Network Chopped Chef Rafele Ronca's Ristorante Raffaele, The Clam, little owl and more.
March 14-17, 2018 - 7th Annual Japan Week - New York, New York
Vanderbilt Hall at Grand Central Terminal. Japan Week is a free event that is open to the public and will showcase the very latest in Japanese culture, food, and modern art. This year's special feature includes seven works of 3D Trick Art. A popular phenomenon in Japan, Trick art is a large-scale interactive work of art that seemingly adds a third dimension, creating the illusion that the depicted objects really exist. Visitors to Japan Week can receive free Japanese tourism materials and expert travel tips while experiencing the arts, merchandise, culture and technology of Japan.
March 17-18, 2018
The I Love Chocolate Fest
Wading River, New York
Over 50 Chocolate Exhibits with everything from decadent truffles and handcrafted chocolates to unusual treats, delicious food, hand made crafts, wine, beer, & spirits. Plus, Live Music and Entertainment performed by LOCAL Entertainers, and a visit with The Easter Bunny.
March 17-18 & 24-25, 2018
New York Maple Weekend
Statewide, New York
Our goal during Maple Weekend is to share the taste of real mouth-watering maple syrup with you. Maple producers will demonstrate how to make syrup -- whether it’s simply boiling the sap over an open fire or running it through highly scientific equipment -- the results always taste great! (Also: http://www.mapleweekend.com/ )
March 20, 2018
'AgDay' National Agriculture Day
A day to recognize and celebrate the abundance provided by agriculture.
March 21, 2018
New York Weddings Event
New York, New York
The New York Weddings Event brings together more than 130 of the most creative, stylish, and tasteful wedding service providers for one incredible evening. Discover the city’s best caterers, dress designers, florists, jewelers, planners and many more unique weddings experts.
March 24-25, 2018 - Bacon on the Lakein - Romulus, New York
Bacon, Bacon, Bacon, you gotta' love Bacon. Join us for the original Finger Lakes Bacon event on the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail. It’s all about the Bacon and you’ll find that’s the main ingredient in our bacon lover’s event. You’ll receive a wineglass at your starting point winery and recipe cards at each winery as you savor all that delectable bacon. Besides eating all that lovely bacon, make sure to visit each winery to be eligible to win some of the best prizes ever such as a BBQ Smoker, BBQ sauces, BBQ utensils and so much. Just pop off a stub from your ticket at each winery and deposit it into a Cayuga Lake Wine Trail Piggy Bank. This way the more wineries you visit the more chances you’ll have to win.
March 25, 2018 Just Food Conference - New York, New York
Teachers College, Columbia University. This year's theme is Persist/Resist! Conference Objectives: · Highlight community-driven efforts to tackle racial and economic inequities in our food system. · Feature diverse speakers who don't often have a mainstream platform . · Offer concrete tools, skills, and learning opportunities relevant to grassroots groups. · Educate attendees about current strategies and opportunities to advocate for equitable food policy. · Create opportunities for youth engagement and intergenerational collaboration. · Connect cross sector issues related to food justice and equity. · Increase self determination in individuals and community run food projects.