2014 Virginia - January & February 2014
Food Festivals, Shows, Local Food & Wine Events
(see also: 2015 - 2012)
January 16-18, 2014 Virginia Farm Show
The Virginia Farm Show is the only agricultural trade show in Virginia that caters to full-time as well as the part-time farmer. In addition to exhibits of all the major lines of equipment and services there is a Skid Steer Rodeo for all the attendees to watch as well as participate in. The Diamond Level Sponsor of this event is the Virginia Farm Bureau for the third straight year. This event enables participants to compete for trophies and cash prizes for all major lines of skid steers.
January 18, 2014 Breaux Vineyards Cabernet Vertical 2014
Sample and discuss various vintages of our award winning Cabernet Sauvignon with our winemaker David Pagan Castaño. Enjoy a 3-course gourmet meal paired with each selection. Educational, interactive and fun! Each session is 90 minutes. Our hospitality associates will be pouring a total of 8 wines for you to enjoy. This is an exclusive reservation only event.
February 1-2, 2014 Chocolate Lovers Festival - Fairfax, Virginia
Taste of Chocolate, featuring chocolate vendors selling their wares; the Chocolate Challenge, an arts extravaganza where the medium is chocolate; the Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast featuring chocolate chip pancakes; historic re-enactments; children's activities; a craft show; open houses at historic buildings; and much more.
February 7, 2014 Bacchus Wine & Food Festival - Newport News, Virginia
Taste excellent wines from around the world and fabulous samples from local restaurants. Enjoy a smokin' variety of live entertainment and a huge silent auction. All proceeds support Virginia Living Museum classes, programs and operations.
February 14, 2014 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 18-23, 2014 Virginia Wine Expo - Richmond, Virginia
The annual Virginia Wine Expo is a national destination event celebrating Virginia's extraordinary wines and the Richmond region's culinary, historic and cultural excellence. Plan your visit to Richmond - recognized by the Frommer's Guide as one of the Top Worldwide Travel Destinations for 2014 - and attend one or several of the 35+ wine and food events, including the Opening Night Burger Blast, the legendary Walk-Around Grand Tastings, the new Love Rox Half Marathon & 10k, and a host of other amazing dinners, brunches, lunches, comparative tastings, tours, excursions and more.