New England Food Festivals June 2015

Would all the food lovers, please raise their hands! Ah, yes, I knew there would be a lot of us! Below is a list of some foodee getaways, contests and events for New England: 

New Hampshire: 

Best of NH 2015 Tasting Party:   June 16th- Over 60 restaurants displaying their prize winning food, dessert, or drink for us to sample. Portions of the proceeds benefit NH Food Bank! Along with the great food, there will be live entertainment, prizes and fireworks! 

Taste of Downtown Nashua: June 3rd

WOKQ’s Chowder Festival:  June 6th- New England’s oldest and largest chowder tasting event! 

Rock’N Ribfest: June 19-21- Music, Food, Fun, Raffles at Anheiser-Busch in Merrimack

Phantom Gourmet BBQ & Music Festival: June 26-28- The best BBQ Teams from Australia to the US. Great  food, drinks, bands, fireworks and more

New England Brewfest: 26-28- Hosted by Loon Mountain Resort. The weekend includes White Mountain Bus Tours, Saturday Night On Tap, Craft Beer Train and much, much more! 

Connecticut: 

Saybrook Grilling  Foodee Weekend

Grilling & Chilling: June 12th-14th-  A retreat weekend away with dad for an early Father’s Day gift! This package is a hands on full participation event in a spectacular outdoor setting. See what fresh really is as you get the fresh fish from their docks to prepare for your weekend meal. 

Maine: 

Whoopie Pie Festival: June 27th-  This would be a favorite with my kids! Sample whoopie pies, enter the pie eating contest, enjoy live entertainment and more. 

Massachusetts: 

Massachusetts Food Truck Festival: June 6-7-  Enjoy foods from dozens of the best food trucks in New England. Free kid activities. 

Cape Cod Chowder Festival: June 28th

Rhode Island: 

Great Chowder Cook Off: June 6th

Boston VS Providence Food Truck Showdown: June 6th

Vermont: 

Stowe Wine and Food Classic: June 12-14-   Spanish Food to Table Gala, Blues-Brews-Food Truck Crews, Dinner and Auctions, Sunday food tasting 

Burlington Wine and Food Tasting Festival: June 16-20

 

 

It’s Fair Time!!!!

Deerfield Fair

Below are a list of fairs going on in NH over the next couple of months. We’ll be adding lots more for those of you who love to travel in New England to catch more fun festivals!

Rochester Fair September 12th-21st!!

Deerfield Fair September 25th-28th

Sandwich Fair October 11th-13th

New Hampshire  Highland Games September 19th-21st!!

10th Annual Fairy House Festival September 20th!

The Maize at Sherman Farm September 27th -28th

Other New England Spots:

Newport International Boat Show September 11th -14th!

Maine Lighthouse Day September 13th!!

Vermont Mac and Cheese Challenge September 14th!

Annual Scallop Fest  September 19th-21st!!

Newport Mansions Wine and Food Festival September 19th -21!

New England Acoustic Music Festival September 27th!!

Topsfield Fair October 3-13th!

 Chowder Days at Mystic Seaport October 11th-15th!

 Harvest on the Harbor October 22nd- 25th

 

 

New England Food Truck Festivals 2014

New England Food Truck Festival 2014

New England Food Truck Festival 2014

The New England Food Truck Festival schedule is up for 2014. My son Brock and I became interested in Food Trucks by watching the Food Network Food Truck Race. He’ll be thrilled if I take him to a full parking lot of food trucks!

Here’s the schedule. It’s $5 cash at the gate or you can order online.

June 21st: The Worcester Food Truck Festival at Elm Park
Sept 6th: The Cape Cod Food Truck Festival at the Cape Cod Fairgrounds in Falmouth
Sept 20th: The Framingham Food Truck & Art Festival at the Bowditch Field
Oct 5th: The New Hampshire Food Truck Festival at the Red Hook Brewery in Portsmouth
Oct 25th: The Newport Food Truck Festival at the Newport Yachting Center