2018 NEW YORK - NOVEMBER 2018
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Events
(see also: 2017 - 2016 - 2015 - 2014 - 2013 - 2012 - 2011 - 2010)
Oct 29-Nov 11, 2018
Hudson Valley Restaurant Week
Hudson Valley, New York
November 1, 2018
Bitten: A Food Conversation
New York, New York
Bitten is a one day conference that positions food as a pillar of pop culture and explores the space through the lens of innovation, disruption, creativity, technology, trends, art and more. Our events are open to everyone and we encourage those working outside of food to step away from the daily grind of their everyday work, to be inspired by something new, and to meet strangers, collaborate and leave refreshed.
November 2-3, 2018 - Food Loves Tech - Brooklyn, New York
At Industry City in Brooklyn, New York. Food Loves Tech is a first-of-its-kind education by entertainment innovation expo. Arranged as a series of experiential exhibits, Food Loves Tech (FLT) will link multiple immersive installations, technologies, tastings, leadership panels and dining experiences to explore and celebrate the future of food through technology and innovation. Bringing together food and drink innovators, start-ups and thought leaders with food aficionados and enthusiasts alike, FLT aims to invigorate the conversation and ultimately change the way we think about food in the future.
November 3-4, 2018 The I Love Chocolate Fest
Old Bethpage, New York
Over 50 Chocolate Exhibits with everything from decadent truffles and handcrafted chocolates to unusual treats like Chocolate Covered Bacon and Chocolate Bourbon. An addition al 50 Exhibits with delicious food, hand made crafts, wine, & spirits. Live Music and Entertainment, Bon Fire for S'More making, Old Time Baseball Games, Chocolate Donut Eating Contest, Visit the Restoration Village for Old Time Fun and Demonstrations, PLUS, your ticket includes admission to The Museum of American Armor. Free Parking with continuous shuttles right off Exit 48 on the Long Island Expressway. Timed Entry Tickets are being used for The I Love Chocolate Fest to help make sure everyone has a great time. Please arrive during your chosen time and stay as long as you like.
November 4, 2018 Sweet Bee's Honey Festival - Garden City, New York
Cradle of Aviation Museum. Enjoy tastings & sales of of honeys, gourmet foods & craft beverages, plus great entertainment and educational programming.
November 5, 2018 CHC's 25th Annual The Feast - New York, New York
Join us for our premier fundraising event, The Feast, an evening of gastrononical extravagance benefiting the programs and services of the Center for Hearing & Communication.
November 8-10, 2018
La Fête du Champagne
New York, New York
Peter Liem and Daniel Johnnes are pleased to present La Fête du Champagne, a celebration of the wines of Champagne. Guests will enjoy exclusive dinners, informative and engaging seminars, a Grand Tasting of wines from all attending Champagne producers, and the culminating Gala Dinner.
November 9, 2018 - Self Help Africa's 9th Annual Change Maker's Ball
Chelsea Piers, Pier Sixty NYC, New York
Held to benefit Self Help Africa's projects in nine countries across African, the black-tie event, which includes a gourmet meal, open bar, a seven-piece band along with live and silent auctions. Stars from the entertainment world, many of whom appeared to support Self Help Africa's fundraising efforts in Manhattan earlier this year, are expected at the event.
November 9-10, 2018 - 15th Annual Beer and Wine Festival
Ellicottville, New York
Holiday Valley Resort. Guests will be able to sample a variety of hand-crafted beers from over 30 of the best New York State and American craft breweries and wines from New York, Southern Ontario and Ellicottville vintners. Plus entertainment on 3 floors of the Holiday Valley Lodge.
November 10, 2018 Cherry Valley Fire Department Farm Toy Show
Cherry Valley, New York
Cherry Valley-Springfield Central School, County Highway 54, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more info call (607) 264-3318
November 10, 2018 The Great Beer Expo - Uniondale, New York
We're back at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. The annual Great Beer Expo will once again offer over 100 beers for sampling with a pay-one-price admission ticket. Like year's past, another sell-out is expected.
November 11-12, 2018 HX: The Hotel Experience - New York, New York
Virtually every trend and innovation in hospitality is here — from front-of-the-house, guest-facing amenities and technologies to back-of-the-house nuts and bolts. HX is the largest hospitality show in North America and gives attendees a 360° impression of the guest experience. HX caters to hotel owners, GMs, and hospitality property executives from casinos and resorts, independent and branded hotels, management and purchasing companies, military base lodging, and more.
Nov 16-18 & Nov 30-Dec 2, 2018 Annual Deck the Halls Weekend
Seneca Lake region, New York
The 33 wineries along the Seneca Lake Wine Trail invite you to experience a destination rich in history, beauty, and the production of world-class wines. Enjoy a holiday wine and food pairing at each participating winery. Nov 16-18 & Nov 30-Dec 2, 2018.
November 16-18 & December 1-2, 2018 Cayuga Lake Wine Trail’s Holiday Shopping Spree - Romulus, New York
Be the thrifty multitasker that you are – treat yourself while shopping for others! Cross items off your gift list as you sample before you buy. Save money with your Holiday Shoppers Card, only valid during the event dates. You’ll get a souvenir wine glass, a grapevine wreath, an ornament at each stop, a shoppers card, wine and food!
November 17-18, 2018 Wreath & Fineries at the Wineries
New Paltz, New York
The Shawangunk Wine Trail’s Holiday Event. All 15 member wineries will be decorated and awaiting your visit. Receive a souvenir wine tasting glass and a handmade grapevine wreath at your starting winery; then travel along the Wine Trail for wine tasting and an ornament to add to your wreath at each winery you visit. Weekends: Nov 17-18, Dec 1-2 & Dec 8-9, 2018.
November 18, 2018 21st Annual International Pickle Festival
Rosendale, New York
Rosedale Recreation Center. Pickled foods contest, pickle juice drinking contest, pickle toss, music, prizes, etc. 10am-5pm. Admission: $5 per person - Kids Free. (also: www.picklefest.com/ )
November 23-25, 2018
29th Annual Long Island Festival of Trees
Garden City, New York
Cradle of Aviation Museum. $15 adults and $10 for Children 2-10, Children under 2 are free. Includes Festival and Museum Galleries. Continuous Live Entertainment - Designer Decorated Trees - Dept. 56 Shoppe - Vendor Marketplace - Santa Area - Food Court - Toy Shop - Gingerbread Village - Kids Activities. To benefit the United Cerebral Palsy Association of Nassau County, Inc. (ucpn) and the Cradle of Aviation Museum.
November 22, 2018
There are so many events today, they are to numerous to list.
November 30-December 1, 2018
Annual Geneseo Farm Toy Show
Geneseo, New York
Geneseo Central High School, 4050 Avon Rd. (NY Rte. 39 North). Auction Fri. at 7 p.m. ?Show on Sat. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. ?For more info call (585) 243-3882.