Sunday, July 6, 2008

Find Your Food Festivals

For those of you who love Food Festivals you can click on the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Site and get a listing of dozens of food festivals around Virginia listed for the year in order by month. Coming up soon is The 18th Century Summer Market Fair in Mclean VA, The Shockoe Tomato Festival @ 17th St. Farmers Market on July 19th, and if your feeling adventurous there is the annual Pork, Peanut, and Pine Festival at Chippokes Plantation State Park in Surry V.A. which promises plenty of shade, gospel, bluegrass, "colloquial food," Hundreds of craft vendors and lots of information on the traditional agricultural resources of Surry County.

1 comment:

  1. An exciting correction: Shockoe Tomato has been replaced this year by the Shockoe Chef Showdown. There's even a category for non-professional foodies to enter.