Virginia Food Festivals & Shows
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Here are JUST A FEW Featured Events:
October 19-21, 2018
38th Annual Poquoson Seafood Festival
The Poquoson Seafood Festival which began as a small celebration of the Poquoson Waterfront Community featured an art show at a local marina over 30 years ago. Today the festival is a large annual event in the City of Poquoson. The festival draws nearly 50,000 people over the three days it is held. The Festival is a dedicated to preserving the heritage of the Chesapeake Bay Working Waterman. The Festival is enjoyed by both residents and visitors from a wide geographic area. The festival features over 150 arts and crafts vendors, nearly 25 seafood Food Vendors, and a variety of commercial vendors throughout. There is a wide variety of seafood for every palate, and entertainment scheduled throughout the weekend. Attendance: 50,000.
October 27, 2018
Brunswick Stew & Stout Festival
What makes this particular Brunswick Stew Festival so special?? All of the stews you will sample on Saturday are made from scratch onsite! Stew Masters gather at midnight onsite the night before the competition to prepare stews, then serve you the freshest stews. Stew available for purchase by the sample or by the quart. Make sure you get there early before the quarts run out! Stew Crews will be competing in two categories: Best Traditional Brunswick Stew and Best Original Stew. First place prizes for both categories is $1000, and second place prizes for both categories is $500. Stews are complimented by a fine selection of stouts and a range of other beers. Live music.
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