2014 Virginia - March 2014
Local Food & Wine Festivals, Shows, Exhibitions
(see also: 2013 - 2011)
March 1, 2014 Samedi Gras
Kick off Mardi Gras a few days early with your Cajun cousins at Breaux Vineyards! Samedi Gras is a Saturday celebration of the traditional New Orleans Mardi Gras. Enjoy wine samples, dancing, king cake samples, and live Zydeco music by Jamnation in our decorated new Acadia room! There will also be Cajun fare for sale as well. Festive Mardi Gras-style dress is encouraged- wear your favorite beads and masks, if you have them.
March 3-7, 2014 National School Breakfast Week 2014 - Nationwide
National School Breakfast Week (NSBW) was launched in 1989 to raise awareness of the availability of the School Breakfast Program (SBP) to all children. Each year, the School Nutrition Association (SNA) helps schools to celebrate NSBW with a fun theme – this year it is 'Take Time for School Breakfast'.
March 8-9 & 15-16, 2014 Highland Maple Festival
Highland County, Virginia
Take a step back in time to Highland County, "Virginia's Switzerland." Travel back roads and mountain byways to the annual Highland Maple Festival. Held on the 2nd and 3rd weekends of March, the Maple Festival has been an annual event in Highland County, Virginia, since 1958.
March 25, 2014 'AgDay' National Agriculture Day - Nationwide
National Ag Day is a day to recognize and celebrate the abundance provided by agriculture. Every year, producers, agricultural associations, corporations, universities, government agencies and countless other across America join together to recognize the contributions of agriculture.
March 26, 2014 Virginia Food and Beverage Expo - Richmond, Virginia
The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) proudly presents the Virginia Food and Beverage Expo – Timeless Traditions - Trendy Tastes. The Expo is a unique marketplace that connects food and beverage buyers directly with impressive Virginia food and beverage products. The show is NOT open to the public.
March 29, 2014 Cherry Blossom Festival - Virginia Beach, Virginia
The Sister Cities of Virginia Beach and Miyazaki, Japan invite you to enjoy our 9th year of traditional Japanese music, dancing, martial arts demonstrations, along with exhibitors. Celebrate peace and goodwill during cherry blossom season while you experience Japanese culture through activities and food.
March 29-30, 2014 Whitetop Mountain Maple Festival
Music, tapping tours, syrup processing, storytelling, slide show and more.