U.S. Food Festival & Food Show Section
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November 4-5, 2016
James Beard Foundation's 2016 Taste America
Charleston, South Carolina
James Beard Foundation’s 2016 Taste America national epicurean tour, featuring one-night-only collaborative dinners. Enjoy a unique, one-night only menu created by a Taste America All-Star joined by an elite team of notable local chefs. These exclusive dining events are perfect for the food enthusiast, as well as offering ideal entertaining opportunities for executives, clients, media, and VIPs. Taste America making stops in Boston, Charleston, Chicago, Kansas City, Los Angeles, New Orleans, Phoenix, Portland, San Francisco, and the Twin Cities. See website for ticket prices and details for each city.
November 5, 2016 South Carolina Pecan Festival
Florence, South Carolina
Run Like A Nut races, half-marathon & fun walk, cook-off, kids' fun zone, vendors, arts & crafts. Attendance: 55,000.
November 17-20, 2016 Music To Your Mouth Festival
Palmetto Bluff, South Carolina
Get your belly ready for Palmetto Bluff’s Music To Your Mouth Festival. Once again we will gather the best and the brightest chefs for a singular lip-smacking experience, right in the spectacular South Carolina Lowcountry. This is the place to flap your jaws with the culinary rock stars that just wow-ed your taste buds.
November 24, 2016 THANKSGIVING DAY - Nationwide
There are so many events on today they are to numerous to list.
November 26, 2016 51st Annual Chitlin' Strut - Salley, South Carolina
This internationally known festival in the quiet, Southern town of Salley, South Carolina (population 398) is held annually the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Visitors converge on Salley to celebrate one of the more unusual food items available, chitterlings. Quite simply, chitterlings (or chitlin's) are fried pig intestines and have been a Southern tradition for over one-hundred years. Attendance: 25,000.
December 10, 2016 - 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
November 11-13, 2015 Food Film Festival - Charleston, South Carolina
Food Film Festival: Charleston, benefiting Slow Food Charleston and Grow Food Carolina. It’s the only Festival in the world where guests get to watch food films, then eat the food from the films…right in their theatre seats!
November 1, 2014
John's Island Harvest Fest
John's Island, South Carolina
Scarecrow Making Contest, Finger Lickin Bar-b-que, Festival Foods, Kettle Corn, Craft Show, live music, etc.
November 2, 2013 26th Annual Society Hill Catfish Festival
Society Hill, South Carolina
This delightful festival honors a true southern delicacy, Catfish! Join us for the parade, games, and entertainment, auto, truck and motorcycle show, and 5K run/walk (with prizes). Craft and food vendors, including fried catfish. Attendance: 17,000.
November 6, 2011 10th Annual Taste of the Town
Summerville, South Carolina
Traditionally held on the Sunday before Veteran”s Day to honor all veterans, this festival is also a celebration of great food, music, arts and an undeniable feeling of community. Held in Azalea Park, an idyllic setting for this annual event.
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