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August 9, 2014  Peach Festival
Media, Pennsylvania
Linvilla Orchards hosts our annual Peach Festival early every August while peaches are plentiful. You can pick your own peck of peaches at the peak of perfection!

August 11-17, 2014  Pittsburgh Restaurant Week
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Highlighting World-Class Meals through fine dining, fresh harvests & outdoor seating as Three-Course Fixed-Price Meals or $20.14 Specialties


August 14, 2014  Flavors of Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Flavors is a culinary experience that goes beyond the traditional gala and provides each table of attendees with a local chef who will prepare a multi-course dinner tableside. The meal that is delivered will showcase the signature dishes of our culinary experts and take you beyond the usual restaurant fare. Unleash your inner "foodie" and experience a distinct evening of dining while helping to fund the research, education and advocacy efforts of the American Liver Foundation.

August 14-17, 2014  42nd Annual Montrose Blueberry Festival
Montrose, Pennsylvania
Blueberry 5K, horseshoes, pancake breakfast, pagaent, carnival, parade and much more!

August 16, 2014  Tomato Feast - Washington Boro, Pennsylvania
Washington Boro United Methodist Church.  An Annual Fund-raiser For Our Fellowship Hall.  Enjoy a delicious tomato feast - Play the many games - Taste test and vote for your favorite tomato dish - Enjoy guest speaker, Steve Funk, of Washington Boro's famous Tomato Barn - Blue Ribbon Tomato Contests - Tomato sauce cook-off - Tomato eating contest - Biggest, ugliest of funniest looking tomato.

Aug 16-17, 2014  Wine Tasting in the Hamptons
New Oxford, Pennsylvania
We are having a wine tasting event, live music and great food.  Hampton Fire Company (Volunteer Fire Company). Come on out and sample great wines from our local Pa Winery's, there is nothing better than sampling your favorite wines all in one place.  We will also have Wine Related Vendors on site.

August 21-24, 2014  31st Annual Pittston Tomato Festival
Pittston, Pennsylvania
Delicious food, a variety of live entertainment, a parade, 5K run, games, rides, arts and crafts, bingo and of course home-grown Pittston tomatoes keep bringing an enthusiastic crowd to the festival year after year. And don't miss the Tomato Fights. Attendance: 50,000.

August 23, 2014  Tomato & Pear Festival - Media, Pennsylvania
Linvilla Orchards Tomato & Pear Festival takes place every year during August when the tomato & pear crops is abundant. Bring your whole family for a fun-filled and educational day. Enjoy live music and see fun costumed characters.  Pick your own tomatoes & pears beginning at 8:00 am!


August 23, 2014  Gettysburg Brew Fest - Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
A distinctive sampling experience, featuring an impressive array of craft brews and hard ciders from Pennsylvania, the Mid-Atlantic and the U.S.  Take in spectacular views of the historic Gettysburg Battlefield, set against the backdrop of Seminary Ridge Museum.
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Food & Wine Festivals, Shows, Events
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August 5-10, 2013  65th Annual Butler Farm Show - Butler, Pennsylvania
Hundreds of 4-H youngsters bring their animals to the Butler Farm Show to compete for the coveted ribbons and positions in the Livestock Sale.  Thousands of dollars are awarded to Best of Show, Grand Champions and Reserve Grand Champions through the bidding process.  Arts& Crafts and Farm Products are on display.  Food vendors and exhibitors line the many walk-ways on the farm show grounds.  The show arena features outstanding shows each of the six nights.  Tractor Pulls and a large Demo Derby highlight the week.

August 5-10, 2013  Sykesville Ag & Youth Fair - Sykesville, Pennsylvania
Livestock Shows and Sales, Baked Goods Auction, Horse Show, Midway, Petting Zoo, Camel Rides, Tractor Pulls, Live Entertainment and Concerts, and much more.

August 10-17, 2013  Washington County Agricultural Fair & Expo
Washington, Pennsylvania
Welcome to the Washington County Agricultural Fair and Expo Center where we annually celebrate our Western Pennsylvania heritage, culture and community by providing wholesome family fun, great entertainment, friendly competition and educational experiences for the whole family! The Fair is where agriculture, industry, education and recreation unite in a cooperative effort to dynamically portray the resources and accomplishments of the Washington County area.

August 13-15, 2013  Ag Progress Days - University Park, Pennsylvania
Penn State's Ag Progress Days will once again show the many faces of agriculture, bringing together people with a wide range of perspectives on the production of food, fuel and fiber. Sponsored by Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences.


August 14-18, 2013  Middletown Grange Fair - Wrightstown, Pennsylvania
Horse Show, Dairy Cattle, Sheep, 4-H Youth Activities, Hay & Grain, Vegetables, Fruits & Nuts, Home Products, Floral Exhibits, Needlecraft, Art, Photography, Handcrafts, Household Furnishings, Fair Queen Competition, Apiary Products, Antique Farm Machinery, Eggs, Angel Food Cake Contest, Apple Pie Contest, Chocolate Cake Contest, Chocolate Cookie Contest, Entertainment.

August 15-18, 2013  Taste of Erie - Erie, Pennsylvania
Restaurants will compete for a trophy, cash prizes, and bragging rights to the best dish. Music, kids zone and more! Artist Colony will take place in conjunction with Taste of Erie.

August 17, 2013  Finger Lakes BBQ Bash - Hector, Pennsylvania
Wine & Beer Fest - BBQ Competition - NYS Farm Market - taking place along Seneca Lake's southeastern shore, in the heart of the Finger Lakes' Banana Belt.  Join us for an exciting new wine & beer fest designed to raise funds for the local Valois-Logan-Hector Volunteer Fire Company's "new building" fund.

August 17-18, 2013  Youngsville Corn Festival - Youngsville, Penn.
Join us for corny family fun with a parade, pageant, 5K run, Brokenstraw Creek canoe race and community float, music, corn eating contest, corn maze, and much more.(also: )

August 23-24, 2013  10th Annual Kielbasa Festival  - Plymouth, Penn.
Features kielbasa competition, parade, and entertainment. Come and enjoy!

August 24, 2013  Jessup Summer Wine Festival 2013 - Jessup, Penn.
Keep cool and quench your thirst with sample after sample of our area's very best icy-cold “summer wines,” wine slushies and more when several of Pennsylvania's favorite wineries & vineyards join together to participate in the brand-new Jessup Summer Wine Festival. In addition to the wine, you'll enjoy the Jessup Hose Company's signature Pig Roast and an abundance of other delicious foods, along with live music, and a wide variety of local arts & handcrafted items, wine accessories, apparel & jewelry, and much more. A portion of the proceeds will go to the Jessup Hose Company's fund to purchase a much-needed new rescue truck.

August 24-25, 2013  Seven Springs Wine & Food Festival
Seven Springs, Pennsylvania
The Seven Springs Wine & Food Festival is a celebration of Pennsylvania wine and food. Thirty wineries from all over the state will attend this event, August 24 and 25, 2013. Festival guests can sample from hundreds of different tastes, combinations and vintages, as well as purchase their favorites to take home.

August 25, 2013  8th Annual Savor Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
A Celebration of Cuisine culinary competition. A collection of Pittsburgh's finest chefs and mixologists will come together to share their favorite recipes. Chefs will vie for the coveted "Dish of the Year" honors and bartenders will compete at the Great Happy Hour Competition.

August 31, 2013  10th Annual Taste of Hamburg-er Festival
Hamburg, Pennsylvania
Join thousands of others at this FREE admission food festival celebrating the hamburger: lots of burger stands and family entertainment on three streets, crafters / artists, and children's activities. Some contests include human mooing, wooden cow decorating, burger cook offs, and of course - burger eating (the record - 15 burgers in 8 min.). 15,000.

August 31-Sept 1, 2013  19th Pocono Garlic Festival - Shawnee, Penn.
This fun-filled event is a mix of the legendary Pocono-grown garlic, entertainment so good you”ll think you”re at a high-priced concert, a gaggle of gifted craftspeople and artisans, and lots and lots of great food--all of it liberally laced with garlic.


Food & Wine Festivals, Shows, Events
events still waiting for new dates

August 10, 2012  Columbus 500 Italian Day Festival - Ligonier, Penn.
Featuring Delicious Ethnic Food, Entertainment Galore and Fireworks! It is an Entire Day of FUN for the Entire Family!

August 25, 2012  32nd Annual Shippensburg Corn Festival
Shippensburg, Pennsylvania
The downtown is transformed into a huge street fair with crafts, an antique car show, food booths, entertainment, corn eating contest and children's activities.


Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Events

events still waiting for new dates

August 19, 2011  Mehoopany Music & Wine Weekend - Mehoopany, PA
New for 2011, this full weekend of music & wine features a one-day wine festival on Saturday plus an acoustic open mic with High Falls Friday evening and a relaxing brunch on Sunday


events still waiting for new dates

August 21, 2009  The Original Wild Turkey Bourbon Shoot
Seven Springs, Pennsylvania


waiting for new dates

Aug 30-Sept 1, 2008  Renzie BBQ Cook Off - Mckeesport, Pennsylvania



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