Local Events

UPCOMING 2014 FOOD EVENTS IN VIRGINIA!

Albemarle Mountain Heritage Event, March 29, 2014, Albemarle County, VA

Heritage Day at Graves’ Mountain Lodge, April 5, 2014, Syria, VA

More food-related events can often be found at:

http://virginiafoodsystemcouncil.org/events/

http://pecva.org/events

http://www.virginia.org/directory/events/culinary/.

PAST EVENTS

A Central Virginia Food Heritage GatheringMarch 26, 2012 6 pm–8:30 pm: Lane Auditorium, Albemarle County VA

Central Virginia Food Heritage Film Premiere, May 2, 2012, 7 pm: Campbell Hall Room 153, University of Virginia

Food Heritage Innovation – Ideas for Advancing Food Heritage and Economic Development in Central Virginia, May 3, 2012, 5 pm: Water Street Center at 407 E. Water Street, Charlottesville

Tom Yum Festival, April 13, 2013, 8 am-1 pm, Charlottesville Farmer’s Market

Trashy Ribs & Blues Festival, June 15, 2013, 5-10 pm: Downtown Orange

Grand Caverns Heritage Day, June 15, 2013: Grand Caverns Regional Park, Grand Cavern Road, Grottes VA 24441

Whole Hog Pig Pickin’ at First Colony Winery, June 22, 2013, 12-5pm

BBQ, Bands, & Brews, June 22, 2013, 10 am-6 pm

St. Jude Summerfest, June 22, 2013: 1937 Davis Hwy, Mineral 23117, St. Jude Catholic Church

Summer Solstice Wine Festival, June 22&23, 2013: Lazy Days Winery, 1351 N. Amherst Hwy, Amherst VA 24521

Peaches and Veggies Day, July 6, 2013, 9 am-5 pm: Saunders Brothers Farm, 2717 Tye Brook Highway, Piney River, VA 22964

Mineral Bluegrass Festival, July 18, 2013, 12 pm: 628 Louisa Ave, Waltons Park, Mineral, VA 23117

Albemarle Cider Works Anniversary Party, July 20&21, 2013: Albemarle Ciderworks, 2545 Rural Ridge Lane, North Garden VA 22959

Louisa County Fair, August 1-3, 2013: Louisa Fireman Fairgrounds
200 Fredericksburg Ave.,  Louisa, VA 23093

Albemarle County Fair, August 1-3, 2013: Ash Lawn-Highlands Fair Grounds

Virginia Mountain Peach Festival, August 2, 2013: Downtown Roanoke

Blackberry Harvest Festival, August 4, 2013: 2800 Berry Hill Road, Albemarle County, VA

Edible Food Fest, August 10, 2013: Orange County, VA

Virginia Craft Brewers Fest, August 24, 2013: Devil’s Backbone Brewing Company, Nelson County

Heritage Harvest Festival, September 6-7, 2013: Monticello

Cville Vegetarian Fest, September 28, 2013, 11 am-5 pm: Lee Park, Charlottesville

Old Farm Day, Saturday October 5, 2013: Pleasant Grove, 1330 Thomas Jefferson Parkway, Palmyra VA

Clifford Sorghum Festival, October 5, 2013: 755 Fletchers Level Road, Amherst VA 24533

Louisa Wine Festival, October 12, 2013: Walton Park, 301 E. Sixth Street, Mineral VA

First Annual Apple Day, October 12, 2013: Pharsalia, Nelson County VA

The 4th Annual Fall Harvest Festival at Buford Middle School, October 18, 2013 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m: Albemarle County VA

Harvest Festival, October 19, 2013 from 12 to 4 p.m.: Henrico County VA

Powhatan’s Festival of the Grape, October 19, 2013 from 11 am to 6 pm: Powhatan Historical Courthouse Square, Powhatan, VA

Discovery Virginia Chili Cook-Off , October 26, 2013: Greene County VA

Vintage Virginia Apples Harvest Festival, November 2, 2013 from 10 am to 5 pm: Albemarle Ciderworks, 2545 Rural Ridge Lane, North Garden VA 22959

Old Proffitt Mill Open House, November 2, 2013: Arrington, VA

Brunswick Stew Festival, November 2, 2013: Richmond, VA

Cider Week Virginia, November 15-24, 2013: VA

Home Cidermaking Workshop, November 20, 2013 from 6 to 8: Fifth Season Gardening, Charlottesville, VA

CiderFest with Love Canon, November 23, 2013: Castle Hill Cider, Keswick, VA

Virginia Farm-to-Table Conference, Dember 4&5, 2013: Weyers Cave, VA

From Farm-to-Table: Trends in Sustainability and Innovation, January 17, 2014, Charlottesville, VA

New City Arts Forum 2014: Art, Food, and Community, March 6-8, 2014, Charlottesville, VA

56th Annual Highland Maple Festival, March 8-9 and 15-16, 2014, Highland, VA