The New England VegFest (formerly the Worcester VegFest) is an annual event that celebrates vegetarianism: an animal-friendly environmentally sustainable and healthy lifestyle. Our festival features socially-responsible businesses performers and inspiring speakers. We also have cooking demonstrations and samples of vegan food and products. The New England VegFest takes place every spring. It’s free and held indoors. We’re in Worcester west of Boston. All ages are welcome. For more information please click the link below to visit our website.
Boston JerkFest is annual family-friendly Caribbean style foodie festival featuring Jamaican jerk-spiced foods and all things spicy and hot. We’ve also got
The Grand Wine and Food Pairing is held every fall at “Pairings” in Winchester MA. To help you get in the holiday spirit we serve a variety of great wines — all paired with food of course. It’s a nice present for yourself and others who love wine and food. For more information about our annual event please give us a call or click the link below to visit our website.
Enjoy a selection of wine and other beverages food from area restaurants and a chocolate buffet at the Malden Public Library 36 Salem St. The event is held in the beautiful art galleries and includes live piano music and a raffle. Tickets are on sale online at http://www.localwineevents.com and will be on sale at the Library Information Desk (781-324-0218) and M&M Liquors in early March (Please make checks payable to The Friends of the Malden Public Library.) Order wine and M&M Liquors will donate 10% of the proceeds to the Friends of the Malden Public Library! The library is handicapped-accessible.
Father Bill’s & MainSpring Annual FoodFest and Auction is Quincy’s premier outdoor summer event. Attendees enjoy live entertainment delicious food and beverages raffles door prizes and live and silent auctions all for a great cause. Generous samples will be served by the South Shore’s most notable restaurants and bakeries. Buy tickets early and save!
Get into the holiday spirit with the Currier and Ives Cookie tour! Visit local inns and businesses to taste their homemade treats. Each participant will receive recipe cards of the treats offered. Refreshments will be provided as well. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to a local charity.
Hair of the Dog is an annual wine and beer tasting — and art show — to benefit the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (MSPCA). Our selections include wines and beers from around the world so you’re guaranteed to find a favorite! We have food and live music too. The “Hair of the Dog” fundraiser is held every spring. For more information click the link below to visit our website.
Our annual fundraiser is a toast to the future to preserve the past. We have wine and beer sampling and a silent auction. Live music too. All proceeds benefit the Stevens-Buswell Community Center Project. The Bedford Historical Society Wine Tasting Gala & Auction is held every spring. For more information call (603) 471-6336. Or click the link below to visit our website.
This is our biggest wine event of the year. It’s your annual chance to taste wines from: Austria Germany Spain Portugal South Africa California Italy France South America New Zealand Australia Massachusetts New York and much much more! PLUS! An eclectic selection of delectable hors d
Franklin County CiderDays — a community event celebrating all things apple — takes place on the first weekend in November. We’ve got orchard tours cider-making demonstrations tastings workshops and much more. Our annual event is for anyone who loves apples
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Greenvale Vineyards’ Harvest Festival celebrates the completion of the annual grape harvest. We have food live music vineyard tours tractor rides and of course tastings of our award-winning estate-grown wines! Our harvest festival is held every fall in Portsmouth Rhode Island — near Newport. For more information contact Greenvale Vineyards at (401) 847-3777. Or click the link below to visit our website.
Hoptoberfest is an annual event from the Max Restaurant Group. Our mission: To bring together some of the best Connecticut and regional breweries and give our guests the opportunity to experience the ever-expanding craft beer movement in the northeastern United States. We have food and live music too. Hoptoberfest by Max is a fall event. For more information please click the link below to visit our website.
The Newburyport Brewfest features craft beers from regional brewers as well as those from a little further away. In addition to great craft beers you’ll enjoy live music. Food will be available. You will receive a souvenir tasting glass and 10 (4 ounce) samples of the craft beers of your choice. All this happens rain or shine under a tent on the central waterfront of beautiful historic Newburyport Massachusetts.
While away a warm summer day with a grand tasting of the highly-acclaimed Connecticut wines at the Connecticut Wine Festival Enjoy gourmet fare great music and a fabulous al fresco arts & crafts show at the Farmington Polo Grounds just west of Hartford. 15 boutique Connecticut wineries will showcase their award-winning artisan wines at the festival. 152 Farm Town Road Farmington CT 06032. Visit http://www.connecticutwinefestival.org or call 866-877-3343 for details.
The Exeter (N.H.) Powder Keg Beer & Chili Festival is where breweries and beer enthusiasts from the region gather every fall for a sampling of fresh beers of all colors styles and tastes. Plus — Vote for your favorite chili as local restaurants enter their house recipes in hopes of becoming the festival favorite! Also — Live music local crafters vendors and street entertainment so pack up the family and visit us to experience all the fun Exeter has to offer! For more information call the Exeter Area Chamber of Commerce at (603) 772-2411. Or click the link below to visit the Powder Keg Beer & Chili Festival website.
Sample our world famous New England seafood served by the New Hampshire Seacoast’s top restaurants. Love lobster? Get it steamed fried or on a roll. Plus: fried clams and shrimp. Or try the succulent BBQ ribs steak tips “blooming onions” and scrumptious desserts. Beer and wine available. The festival also features arts and craft vendors and local merchants offering end of the season sales. Entertainment? Yes we’ve got that too. And more. Visit our website for all the latest information.
Vermont’s world-renowned fall foliage is the backdrop for our annual Wine & Harvest festival. You’ll discover savor and enjoy Vermont vintners small specialty food producers chefs painters publishers cheese makers potters jewelers photographers and farmers. Our festival held in southern Vermont’s beautiful Green Mountains was named a “Top 10″ event by the state’s Chamber of Commerce. For more information about the Vermont Wine & Harvest Festival please click the link below to visit our website.
Since 1985 A Taste of The Litchfield Hills has attracted thousands of guests to the state\’s oldest winery for delicious dishes outstanding wine live entertainment upscale shopping plus winery tours wine tasting and romantic strolls on the vineyard walk. Held annually in June on the weekend following Father\’s Day the two-day festival features \”grazing-sized\”” portions of house specialties are served by local restaurants bistros and purveyors. Haight-Brown Vineyard wine by the glass draught beer and nonalcoholic beverages are also available for purchase. Covered table seating is available plus guests are invited to picnic on the grounds with their lawn chairs and blankets. In addition to food & wine the festival features guided tours of the winery wine sampling in the tasting room and strolls on the vineyard walk. Other activities include live entertainment old-fashioned hay rides and shopping for unique gifts for family friends and you! Grounds admission fee (food and beverage purchases not included); Free parking.”