2017 OHIO - November & December 2017
Food Festivals, & Other Food, Wine and Beer Events
(see also: 2018 - 2015 - 2013)
November 10-11, 2017
Jungle Jim's International Wine Festival - Fairfield, Ohio
The Grand Hall of The Oscar Event Center will come alive with wineries and oenophiles pouring wines from around the world. This is a chance to discover your perfect wines from over 90 wineries, plus experience food pairings by country. Raise your Jungle Jim’s wine fest glass to a great night. Upgrade your evening in style! Experience all of the benefits of the Grand Tasting, plus enjoy rest and relaxation in our Jungle Lounge complete with International "Dinner by the Bite," Exclusive Wine Sampling, and full access to the Oscar Pub.
November 23, 2017 - THANKSGIVING DAY - Nationwide
There are so many events today they are to numerous to list.
November 29-December 3, 2017 42nd Annual Madrigal Feaste
A dinner theater based in sixteenth-century England, the Madrigal Feaste provides constant entertainment throughout the evening. The Ashland University Chamber Singers perform ceremonial music, Christmas carols, and madrigals while the Players present a new comedic play along with improvisational theatrics. Fanfare trumpeters, the Court Jester, and Butler round out the cast. Performer costumes are designed as authentic reproductions of period apparel, and the four-course meal culminates in flaming bread pudding, a traditional dessert. Vegetarian meals are available upon request at the time of purchase.
December 5-8, 2017 42nd Annual Acres U.S.A. Eco-Ag Conference & Trade Show - Columbus, Ohio
A one-of-a-kind event for commercial-scale sustainable and organic agriculture.
Well over a thousand people from around the world gather together to tap the knowledge of some of agriculture’s brightest minds. Join us for the most useful event you’ll attend all year! Come explore new on-farm strategies and tools while engaging with the leading minds in modern eco-agriculture. This year's event will feature all-day advanced learning workshops, a trade show full of innovative ideas and products you can apply to your operation, diverse expert sessions, consultant hours, book signings, film screenings, and much more. Don't miss this valuable opportunity to expand your eco-agriculture world!
December 9-10, 2017 - Christmas Cookie Tour of Inns
Holmes County, Ohio
Spend either Sunday or Monday afternoon partaking in the merry festivities of the Christmas season. Visit several of Amish Country's finest inns and enjoy tours, music and demonstrations. Benefits local charities.
December 10, 2017 - Terra Madre Day - Worldwide
A worldwide celebration of local food held every year on December 10. Through hundreds of diverse and unique events across the globe, together we show that a global food revolution grows from local roots.
December 31, 2017 Annual Walleye Madness at Midnight
Port Clinton, Ohio
Port Clinton, the "Walleye Capital of the World" celebrates the New Year as a 20-foot, 600 pound fiberglass walleye drops from a crane at the stroke of Midnight. Live entertainment and street vendors.
December 31, 2017 First Night Marion Popcorn Pop n' Drop
Marion , Ohio
Everyone gathers in Busby Park to party and watch the giant popcorn ball drop at midnight. Music and various events throughout the evening.