2014 PENNSYLVANIA - AUGUST 2014
FOOD & WINE FESTIVALS, SHOWS, EVENTS
(See also: 2013 - 2012 - 2011 - 2009 - 2008)
August 4-9, 2014
66th Annual Butler Farm Show
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 4-9, 2014 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 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 9-16, 2014 Washington County Agricultural Fair & Expo
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 11-17, 2014 Pittsburgh Restaurant Week
Highlighting World-Class Meals through fine dining, fresh harvests & outdoor seating as Three-Course Fixed-Price Meals or $20.14 Specialties
August 12-14, 2014 Ag Progress Days - University Park, Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania's largest outdoor agricultural exposition. 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 13-17, 2014 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 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
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
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.
(also: gettysburgbrewfest.com/ )