Food Festivals

Blue Ridge Highlands

Moneta - Apr. 26 - Rockin Brews & BBQS at Smith Mountain Lake - Start your spring with the new Smith Mountain Lake Regional Chamber of Commerce event Rockin' Brews ...

Blacksburg - May 3 - Blacksburg Fork and Cork - The Blacksburg Partnership presents the 6th annual Blacksburg Fork and Cork, a food, wine and art ...

Hayes - May 21 - Abingdon Seafood Festival - Seafood festival in Bena Virginia. Clam fritters, steamed shrimp, fried shrimp, fried oysters, raw ...

Chesapeake Bay

Deltaville - May 24 - Deltaville Seafood Festival - Deltaville will be ringing in the summer with the Deltaville Seafood Festival! This event will ...

Stratford - Sep. 20, 21 - Stratford Hall Wine and Oyster Festival - Drink in some history and enjoy fall at Stratford Hall! This popular event features wine tasting ...

Urbanna - Nov. 7 - 8 - Urbanna Oyster Festival - The Official Oyster Festival of the Commonwealth. Sponsored by the Urbanna Oyster Festival ...

Lancaster - Nov. 15 - MBW Museum Oyster Roast: Shuckin' on the Lancaster Green - 2nd Annual Oyster roast on the museum grounds at historic Lancaster Court House to benefit the Mary ...

Irvington - Nov. 22 - Taste by the Bay: Wine, Food, Arts & Ale - This event kicks off the holiday season with samplings from 10 wineries from the Chesapeake Bay ...

Central Virginia

Richmond - Jun. 1 - Broad Appetit - Broad Appétit is a foodie paradise - and for just $3 per sample ($5 includes dessert), the ...

Richmond - Jun. 14 - Beer, Bourbon and BBQ Festival - Brew It. Taste It. Sip It. Pork It. SUMMERTIME IS BEER, BOURBON AND BBQ TIME! Join us at the ...

Mechanicsville - Jul. 12 - Hanover Tomato Festival - Some folks like them red, some like them green. Some folks like them stewed, some like them fried. ...

Orange - Aug. 9 - Annual Edible Food Fest - In conjunction with Edible Blue Ridge Magazine, the Orange Downtown Alliance presents the "Edible ...

Madison - Aug. 30 - Taste of the Mountains Main Street Festival - Taste of the Mountains Main Street Festival - Step back in time at the Annual Taste of the ...

Lovingston - Sep. 27 - 28, Oct. 18 - 19 - Apple Harvest & Apple Butter Festival at Drumheller's Orchard - Drumheller's Orchard Apple Festival. Featuring apples, apple butter, cider,honey, country hams, ...

Tyro - Oct. 4, 18 - Apple Butter Makin' Festival at Silver Creek and Seaman's Orchards - Apple Butter Makin' Festival at Silver Creek and Seamans' Orchards, Inc. 10AM to 4:30PM. For over ...

Syria - Oct. 4 - 5, Oct. 11 - 12, Oct. 18 - 19 - Graves' Mountain Apple Harvest Festival - Come and see nature's way of blanketing the mountains with beautiful fall colors at the 44th Annual ...

Amherst - Oct. 11 - 12 - Virginia Wine and Garlic Festival - The second full weekend in October, a small winery in Amherst County hosts the most odiferous wine ...

Richmond - Oct. 17 - 18 - Richmond Oktoberfest - Be German for a night at the 46th Annual Richmond Oktoberfest! This is the oldest and most ...

Afton - Oct. 25 - Edible Landscaping's Persimmon & Pomegranate Festival - You are invited to Edible Landscaping’s Annual Persimmon Festival. Last year was a great ...

Coastal Virginia - Eastern Shore

Chincoteague Island - May 3 - Chincoteague Seafood Festival - The Chincoteague Seafood Festival at Tom's Cove Park will provide a venue to sample the ...

Cape Charles - May 17 - Crabby Blues Festival - Come to Cape Charles, VA on Saturday, May 17 from 3-8 pm for the third annual "Crabby Blues ...

Chincoteague Island - Jul. 25 - 27 - Chincoteague Island Blueberry Festival - The Blueberry Festival is a Mid-Summer Celebration of Nature's Tastiest and Most Healthy Gift: The ...

Chincoteague Island - Oct. 11 - Chincoteague Island Oyster Festival - This event is held to promote the seafood industry and mark the arrival of the oyster season. This ...

Coastal Virginia - Hampton Roads

Yorktown - May 3 - Blues, Brews, and BBQ - Join us for Yorktown's first Blues, Brews & BBQ, a festival on the river.This event will showcase ...

Newport News - May 29 - Jun. 1 - Newport News Greek Festival - The Newport News Greek Festival began in 1967 and has grown into one of the region's most elaborate ...

Norfolk - Jun. 20 - 21, 22 - Annual AT&T Bayou Boogaloo & Cajun Food Festival - Norfolk's annual "second line" with New Orleans' special spirit and unique culture takes place ...

Surry - Jul. 19 - 20 - Pork, Peanut and Pine Festival - This popular and exciting two-day festival celebrates Surry County's three primary products. Enjoy ...

Hampton - Oct. 4 - Five Alarm & Festival Chili Cook-Off - Toss on a sweater for a "chili" day in downtown Hampton! The Five-Alarm Festival returns to ...

Northern Virginia

Delaplane - May 24 - 25 - Delaplane Strawberry Festival - Celebrate spring and the region's strawberry season with live music, arts and crafts, old fashioned ...

Southern Virginia

South Boston - Jun. 13 - Virginia Cantaloupe Festival - Come experience great music echoing across the lawn and through the crowd. Mark your calendars now ...

Alberta - Oct. 11 - Taste of Brunswick Festival & Cook-Off - Arts and crafts, kids rides,Barrel train rides, corn crib, wagon rides,stage coach rides,huge car ...

Brookneal - Nov. 1 - Bluegrass, Barbecue, and Brew Festival - Join us for the Fourth Annual Bluegrass, Barbecue & Brew Festival at Red Hill... embracing the ...

South Hill - Nov. 12 - Shriner's Seafood Festival - Enjoy seafood, music and fun with the South Hill Shrine Club at this annual festival. Tickets are ...

Shenandoah Valley

Salem - Jun. 7 - Shrimpfest - Shrimpfest is an evening of celebration with live music and "shrimp" served in various ways. With ...

Cleark Brook - Jun. 27, 28, 29 - Hogging Up BBQ & Music Festival - Winchester's hottest new festival retruns to the Frederick County Fairgrounds, this year to help ...

Richmond - Aug. 8, 9 - Filipino Festival - Mabuhay! Celebrate the richness of the Philippines without leaving Virginia. Come to the 9th ...

Winchester - Aug. 9 - Peach Festival - Everything peaches!!!!!!! Peach cobbler, peach pie, peach turnovers, peach ice cream, fresh ...

Winchester - Aug. 16, 17 - Winchester Greek Festival - Yassou! The annual Winchester Greek Festival 2014 will take place on August 16 & 17. Join us in ...

Middletown - Aug. 17 - Richard's Fruit Market Peach Festival - Peaches, peaches everywhere - and a full day of fun. Haywagon rides, barrel train rides, and all ...

Lexington - Sep. 13 - Rockbridge Pie Festival - There's nothing better than homemade pie! And at the Pie Festival, you'll have your choice from ...

Roanoke - Sep. 19 - 21 - Roanoke Greek Festival - FREE ADMISSION! Come join the thousands of participants who visit this joyous cultural festival ...

Staunton - Oct. 4, 5 - Oktoberfest Frontier Museum - Join us for our 12th Annual Oktoberfest. Oktoberfest has become a very popular event so, we are ...

Monterey - Mar. 14, 2015 - 15, 2015, Mar. 21, 2015 - 22, 2015 - The Highland Maple Festival - The Highland Maple Festival celebrates the Highland County tradition of maple syrup-making. ...

Last Updated: 3/27/2014 3:04 PM
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