2018 WASHINGTON D.C. - January to March 2018
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Event
(See also: 2014 - 2013)
January 20-21, 2018
Annual Washington D.C. Travel & Adventure Show
We are excited you’ve found the Washington, D.C. Travel & Adventure Show – the ONLY travel show in the D.C. area! It is THE place where travelers congregate annually to dream, plan, and book their next vacations. You’ll be inspired and get ideas on where to go, what to do and the latest travel information to keep you in the know— along with a bona fide list of reputable companies that have been serving our attendees for years.
February 6-10, 2018 Wheat Industry Winter Conference
National Association of Wheat Growers joint Board Meeting with U.S. Wheat Associates.
February 14, 2018 - VALENTINE'S DAY - Nationwide
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 17-24, 2018 National FFA Week - Nationwide
the week of George Washington's birthday as National FFA Week in recognition of his legacy as an agriculturist and farmer.
February 26-March 1, 2018 - NPC Potato D.C. Fly-In - Washington D.C.
Each February, potato growers and industry leaders from across the country descend upon the nation’s capital as part of NPC’s Potato D.C. Fly-In. This annual meeting is designed to give participants a chance to better understand and advocate for the industry's most pressing federal policy priorities.
The Fly-In features speakers from the political and policy arenas who address key issues facing the potato industry. Attendees also meet with administration officials from agencies like the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Environmental Protection Agency. The Fly-In culminates with attendees taking to Capitol Hill to lead the industry's grassroots advocacy efforts. NPC welcomes all growers and industry leaders looking to make a difference to join us for next year’s event.
February 28, 2018 Food Tank Summit 2018 - Washington D.C.
Cultivating the Next Generation of Young Food Leaders.
March 2, 2018 Whisky Live - , Washington D.C.
Whisky Live is the international celebration of whisky, bringing all the whiskies of the world together under one roof. Whisky Live prides itself on bringing together the finest whiskies, great food and a range of education and entertainment to make learning about whisky both fun and stimulating. Whether you are a whisky enthusiast, an uninitiated newcomer or just looking for a day out that offers you something different, Whisky Live has something for everyone. Whisky Live gives you the unique opportunity to sample the greatest whiskies in the world, whilst mingling with the producers and distillers, marketers and visitor center staff, all under one roof. In addition to learning about the world of whisky, you will be able to sample rare and sought-after whiskies and meet the stars of the industry.
March 4-6, 2018 SNA 46th Legislative Action Conference (LAC)
School Nutrition Association. The voices of school nutrition always ring out loud and clear during SNA’s Legislative Action Conference (LAC), and this year will be no different. Bring your expertise, your passion and your stories to Washington, D.C., and prepare to shape and define national policy relating to school nutrition.
March 5-9, 2018 - National School Breakfast Week - Nationwide
School Nutrition Association.
March 20, 2018 'AgDay' National Agriculture Day - Nationwide
A day to recognize and celebrate the abundance provided by agriculture.
March 20-April 15, 2018 National Cherry Blossom Festival
Each year, the National Cherry Blossom Festival celebrates the original gift of the 3,000 cherry blossom trees from the city of Tokyo to the people of Washington, DC in 1912, and the enduring friendship between the people of the United States and Japan. The Festival produces and coordinates daily events featuring diverse and creative programming promoting traditional and contemporary arts and culture, natural beauty, and community spirit. Events are primarily free and open to the public.