2013 TEXAS - JUNE 2013
FOOD & WINE FESTIVALS, SHOWS & LOCAL FOOD EVENTS
events still waiting for new dates
June 7, 2013 Fort Worth Zoo Beastro - Fort Worth, Texas
Beastro is the Fort Worth Zoo’s annual music and tasting event that supports the Zoo’s local and international wildlife conservation and education efforts. Beastro features the finest area restaurants stationed throughout the Zoo serving sample appetizers, entrées and desserts. In addition to the delectable cuisine, the event features open bars throughout the park and live music entertainment. Several animal exhibits remain open until sunset.
June 7-8, 2013 41st Chisholm Trail Roundup BBQ & Chili Cook-Offs
With Music Festival. BBQ & Chili cook-offs, arts & crafts, etc. Always 2nd week in June. Chisholm Trail Roundup Rodeo & Parade etc. follows, on June 13-15.
June 7-8, 2013 Columbus Annual June BBQ Cookoff, - Columbus, Texas
Proceeds Benefit Columbus FFA Students. Help us send our students to the state convention!
June 8, 2013 24th Annual Texas Blueberry Festival - Nacogdoches, Texas
Tons of fresh blueberries, blueberry pancakes, blueberry pie, blueberry cobbler and blueberry ice cream contests. Kids will love the Blueberry Bounce Park, petting zoo, make and take arts and crafts, pet parade, The Big Blue Murals and more. Car & Motorcycle shows, pie eating contests, horse shoe and washers tournaments, food and arts vendors.
June 8, 2013 29th Annual Tomato Fest - Jacksonville, Texas
This family fun day includes arts and craft booths, street dance, a fishing tournament, home-grown tomato contest, tomato eating and peeling contests, gospel concert, auction and kids' activities.
June 13-15, 2013 Stockdale Watermelon Jubilee - Stockdale, Texas
First celebrated in 1937, the Stockdale Watermelon Jubilee is one of the oldest watermelon festivals in Texas. Held Thursday through Saturday in beautiful Stockdale City Park, the 3rd weekend in June.
June 13-15, 2013 Holland Corn Festival 2013 - Holland, Texas
Come and celebrate with us! This is the 39th year Holland has celebrated the local cash crop. Events include a parade, 5k run, contests, street dance, barbecue cook-off, arts & crafts, carnival and much more.
June 16, 2013 Real Men Cook - Dallas, Texas
Real Men Cook promotes male involvement, education, outreach and advocacy on food resources, healthy eating, healthcare and public policies on these issues. Takes place each year on Father's Day in cities across the U.S. A national movement, get involved!
June 21-22, 2013 Stonewall Peach JAMboree and Rodeo - Stonewall, TX
The 52nd annual event will celebrate the peach harvest with rodeo and bull riding events, dancing, live music, a parade, contests, auctions and more.
June 23-24, 2013 Southwest Foodservice Expo - Dallas, Texas
As the largest foodservice tradeshow in the region, Expo brings together all aspects of the industry for business, networking, education and fun.
June 27-30, 2013 Luling Watermelon Thump - Luling, Texas
Melon Growing & Eating Contests, Music, Midway, Food, Arts & Crafts, Car Show, and More. Champion Watermelon award is given to the largest Black Diamond watermelon grown according to the grower's association rules. The top entries in the Melon Contest are sold at auction. The Champion melon has brought between $400 and $22,500. Part of the proceeds from the auction support student scholarships.