2019 TENNESSEE: January, February & March 2019
FOOD & WINE FESTIVALS, SHOWS, EVENTS
(see also: 2017 - 2014 - 2008)
January 10-13, 2019
Blackberry Farm: Taste of the South - Walland, Tennessee
Taste of the South is our annual salute to the voices and hands shaping the South’s rich food traditions—and the South’s evolving future. It’s also an incredible party long beloved by friends of Blackberry. This year’s gathering, which benefits the Southern Foodways Alliance and features the Fellowship of Southern Farmers, Artisans and Chefs, will include cooking demonstrations, lectures and tastings.
February 14, 2019 - VALENTINE’S DAY
Most of the more than 1/2 million restaurants in the U.S. have special events scheduled for today. They are too numerous to list.
February 16-23, 2019 National FFA Week - Nationwide
the week of George Washington's birthday as National FFA Week in recognition of his legacy as an agriculturist and farmer.
February 28, 2019 Southern Cotton Ginners Association Annual Meeting
SCGA Annual Meeting at the Peabody Hotel in Memphis, Tennessee. The Southern Cotton Ginners Association represents Cotton Gins in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Tennessee.
March 1-2, 2019 67th Annual Mid-South Farm & Gin Show
More than 400 exhibitors from over 40 states will be on hand showcasing the latest technology and innovation available in agriculture. (also: www.southerncottonginners.org/ )
March 4-8, 2019 - National School Breakfast Week
School Nutrition Association.
March 7, 2019 Celebrity Chef Tour - Memphis, Tennessee
Benefiting the James Beard Foundation, featuring Award-Winning Chefs
March 18, 2019 Memphis No Kid Hungry Dinner - Memphis, Tennessee
Share Our Strength's Taste of the Nation is the nation's premier culinary benefit, featuring top chefs and mixologists -- all of whom are coming together to donate their time, talent and passion to end childhood hunger in America.
March 19, 2019 'AgDay' National Agriculture Day - Nationwide
A day to recognize and celebrate the abundance provided by agriculture
March 29-30, 2019
Annual One Shot Turkey Hunt
Hunters from all over the Volunteer State flock to Pulaski each spring to join in on this exciting hunt. There are many community events associated with the hunt. Clay target shooting, turkey shoot (open to the public), 5K Turkey Run, Gobbler’s Gala, arts and crafts, games, calling contests, turkey check-in, live entertainment, a huge banquet and concert, etc.