One of our favorite foodie blogs is the “forever-cool” FoodRepublic.com, they are totally someone we would take a food vacation with. So when we stumbled upon their recent post “15 Very Cool Food Festivals Around The World”, we had to share it with our Orlando Event Junkies because these are defiantly a few events worth traveling to…. We’ve narrowed down the list to the festivals in our region.
For the entire list log on to FoodRepublic.com.
South Beach Wine & Food Festival
February 21-24, 2013
Miami Beach, FL
Now in its 12th year, the festival drew more than 60,000 guests last year to nearly 50 events with more than 150 celebrated chefs and over 250 wineries, spirits producers and non-alcoholic beverage suppliers. Special events for 2013 include…. Plus you may bump into a few familiar Orlando faces & eateries because they represent well; especially 4Rivers, Sweet & 5 Gastronomy food truck.
BB&T Charleston Wine and Food Festival
February 28-March 3, 2013
Charleston’s restaurant scene broke big on the national radar in 2012, so you’ve gotta think that this late-winter fest will bring the buzz to South Carolina.
Atlanta Food & Wine Festival
May 30 – June 2, 2013
We’ve established that Atlanta just may have the most impressive airport dining in the country. But that, of course, is only scratching the surface.
Music City Hot Chicken Festival
July 4, 2013
We can think of no better way to spend Independence Day than feasting on hot chicken at the sixth annual celebration of Nashville’s legendary dish. Official Website