2017 WASHINGTON D.C. - October - December 2017
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Event
See also: 2015 - 2013 - 2012 - 2009
October 9-13, 2017
National School Lunch Week
School Nutrition Association.
October 26, 2017
The Whisky Extravaganza
Features a sampling of unlimited expressions of the world's finest whiskies. Each event is held at the finest hotels and private clubs in the United States to ensure an elegant, comfortable and relaxed environment. Tickets by advance purchase only.
November 1-2, 2017 National Chicken Council 62nd Annual Conference
NCC’s Annual Conference brings together senior executives from U.S. chicken processing companies and allied industries to address current agricultural, public affairs, legislative, regulatory, political, economic, and world trade issues affecting the chicken industry. The conference is open to the public. Registration is required.
November 17, 2017 Beaujolais & Beyond - Washington D.C.
This year’s Alliance Française Beaujolais and Beyond Celebration will be held at La Maison Française at the Embassy of France, hosted in partnership with the French-American Chamber of Commerce (DC Chapter). This adored French fête will be held in commemoration of the popular tradition of uncorking the Beaujolais Nouveau wine which launches the annual wine harvest in France. Join us for a joyous, elegant evening featuring light fare from leading DC restaurants, as well as French breads, cheeses, pâtés and pastries. Guests will be treated to free-flowing Beaujolais Nouveau, in addition to a selection of wines. To complement the libations,festivities will include a local Washington DJ and dancing, a blind tasting contest, trivia quiz, silent auction, and a raffle.
November 23, 2017
THANKSGIVING - Nationwide
There are so many events today they are to numerous to list.
December 9-10, 2017
12th Annual MetroCooking DC Show
The ultimate food lover's weekend returns to the Washington, DC Convention Center. Whether you're an aspiring home cook or expert entertainer, the two-day culinary extravaganza provides a one-of-a-kind experience for all food and entertaining enthusiasts. Meet your favorite James Beard Celebrity Chef and see them whip up delicious dishes live on the James Beard Cooking Stage. Sample from over 50 local restaurants in the RAMW Grand Tasting Pavilion. Wash down your fare with a local brew from the Beer, Wine and Spirits Garden. Learn new techniques and tips in the Taste Talk workshops. Sharpen your skills in the L'Academie de Cuisine Pop-up Cooking School. Plus, shop from hundreds of specialty food vendors in the exhibitor marketplace!
December 10, 2017 - 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.