Virginia Food Festivals & Shows
(Food, Wine, Beer & Agricultural Events)
2023 - 2024 VIRGINIA Month by month Listings
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Here are JUST A FEW Featured Events:
November - Foods & Feasts of Colonial Virginia
At Jamestown Settlement, explore 17th-century culinary practices of Virginia during this three-day event. Visitors discover how food was gathered, preserved and prepared on land and at sea by Virginia's English colonists and Powhatan Indians.
February - Popsicle Bridge Contest
At the Science Museum of Virginia. This contest (PSBC for short) gives students the opportunity to design and build their very own bridges and put them to the test to see how much weight they can hold! Many different prizes are available, and it’s a great way to get them excited about science and engineering.
March - Highland Maple Festival
Highland County, Virginia
Take a step back in time to Highland County, "Virginia's Sweet Spot." 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.
April - East Coast She Crab Soup Classic - Virginia Beach, Virginia
An open competition among over 15 participating restaurants, the She Crab Soup Classic focuses on one of the region’s most-loved seafood delicacies. Restaurants serve their individual recipes and compete for People’s Choice Awards, determined by ballots of those attending. Critic’s Choice Awards also are given by a panel of six leading regional cuisine experts. A limited number of tickets are available for The East Coast She Crab Soup Classic.
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