2014 SOUTH CAROLINA January, February & March
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Events
(See also: 2013 - 2012)
January 8-19, 2014
Charleston Restaurant Week
Charleston, South Carolina
The event, executed by the Charleston Restaurant Association (CRA), is one of the most highly anticipated culinary events in the Charleston area. It is an opportunity to enjoy the world-renowned cuisine of the Lowcountry as participating restaurants offer prix fixe menus consisting of three items for one price. 3 items for $20, $30 or $40.
January 11, 2014 Music and Oysters For Wildlife 2014
Awendaw, South Carolina
The oysters are the best ever and the music is as hot as those shellfish. An annual fundraiser for the Friends Group for the National Wildlife Refuges and Forest of coastal South Carolina.
January 18, 2014 World Beer Festival - Columbia 2014 - Columbia, SC
Presented by All About Beer Magazine, the World Beer Festivals are among the premier beer events in the country, with sampling of beers from over 100 breweries, education, and the best local music and food. Part of the proceeds will benefit a local cause.
January 20, 2014 Annual Viva La Vista Festival - Columbia, SC
The epicurean event in Columbia's Congaree Vista neighborhood celebrates the fall with live music, beverages and a taste of The Vista's most popular restaurants.
January 26, 2014 Annual Lowcountry Oyster Festival - Mt. Pleasant, SC
80,000 pounds of Oysters - The Lowcountry Oyster Festival is the World’s Largest Oyster Festival and has been named one of the “top 20 events in the southeast” by Southeastern Tourism Society. Highlights include the legendary “Oyster Shucking” and “Oyster Eating” Contests, live music on the main stage, wine, a selection of domestic and imported beers, a Children’s Area complete with pony rides and jump castles and a “Food Court” showcasing a variety of local favorite restaurants to satisfy everyone’s taste.
January 28-30, 2014
38th Annual Hotel, Motel & Restaurant Supply Show of the Southeast
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
The marketplace of choice for thousands of hospitality buyers and decision makers from all over the southeast. The show is known for attracting industry professionals and corporate leaders to come… purchase supplies and/or services they need…. while gaining exposure to the latest, innovative and problem solving solutions. In today's competitive marketplace, industry buyers are looking to cut costs, improve efficiency and grow profits. This is the show that can put your company in front of thousands of actual buyer/decision makers!
February 14, 2014 Valentine's Day
Most of the more 2014 1/2 million restaurants in the U.S. have special events scheduled for today. They are too numerous to list.
March 3-7, 2014 National School Breakfast Week 2014 - Nationwide
National School Breakfast Week (NSBW) was launched in 1989 to raise awareness of the availability of the School Breakfast Program (SBP) to all children.
March 10-15, 2014 29th Annual Wine & Food Festival
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
Join us for award-winning wines, the Lowcountry’s finest cuisine, and the incomparable setting of Hilton Head Island: it’s a recipe to delight your senses, and one you will find only at the Hilton Head Island Wine & Food Festival. From its origin as a one-day three-hour tasting, the festival has now blossomed into a full week of events: wine dinners, author receptions, movie screenings, wine knowledge sessions, a grand tasting and the public tasting. Our signature event, the original Public Tasting, is the largest outdoor tented public wine tasting on the East Coast!
March 25, 2014 'AgDay' National Agriculture Day - Nationwide
National Ag Day is a day to recognize and celebrate the abundance provided by agriculture. Every year, producers, agricultural associations, corporations, universities, government agencies and countless other across America join together to recognize the contributions of agriculture.