2019 VIRGIN ISLANDS 2019
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Event
(see also: 2018 )
February 14, 2019
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 16-18, 2019
St. Croix, Virgin Islands
The 48th Annual Agriculture and Food Fair. Filled with many activities for the entire family, Agrifest captures fair goers and non-fair goers alike repeatedly. You can't afford to miss this years' fair. Come see what it's all about.
April 11, 2019 - A Taste of St. Croix - St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
The largest culinary competition in the Caribbean: A Taste of St. Croix. More than 55 restaurants from St. Croix will compete in a friendly competition (judged by celebrity chefs from USA, and notable special guests), and more than 1000 locals and visitors will have the opportunity to sample wines from around the world, fine cuisine and also, the culture of St. Croix.
April 22, 2019 Earth Day - Worldwide
The first Earth Day on April 22, 1970, activated 20 million Americans from all walks of life and is widely credited with launching the modern environmental movement. The passage of the landmark Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Endangered Species Act and many other groundbreaking environmental laws soon followed. Growing out of the first Earth Day, Earth Day Network (EDN) works with over 22,000 partners in 192 countries to broaden, diversify.
May 12, 2019 MOTHERS' DAY - Nationwide
Most restaurants in the U.S. have special events scheduled for today. They are too numerous to list.
June 15, 2019 10th Annual King of the Wing Festival
St Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
Dreaming of your next summer getaway in paradise? Attend the 10th annual King of the Wing (KOW) festival taking place from 12 noon to 5pm on Saturday, June 15th, 2019 on the dreamy shores of Magens Bay beach in St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands. Be among the thousands of attendees tasting mouthwatering chicken wings cooked by teams consisting of the top local restaurants and chicken wing connoisseurs that will set up their grills right on the beach to claim the coveted “King of the Wing” title! On the stage, internationally renowned beatboxers, KRNFX and Taylor McFerrin, DJ JSmoke, DJ Dhundee and a surprise celebrity guest will keep the energy and appetites up with their signature blend of party jams. Event sponsors Coors Light and Captain Morgan distributed by Bellows International will provide support and beverages. In addition to being the island’s most celebrated and anticipated family-friendly culinary and community event, KOW has grown every year in attendance and number of competitors, and serves as a crucial fundraising platform for local charities. Proceeds from this year’s event will benefit the Junior Achievement VI, a nonprofit organization dedicated to inspiring and preparing young people to succeed in the global economy.
December 10, 2019 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