Festivals


Artichoke  Festival
Castroville, California
May



Photography Courtesy of California Strawberry Festival

California Strawberry Festival
Oxnard, California
May

Cheese-Rolling


©Photo by David Trattles


©Photo by David Trattles

Cooper's Hill Cheese Rolling has been summarized as
 "twenty young men chase a cheese off a cliff and tumble 200 yards to the bottom
 where they are scraped up by paramedics and packed off to hospital."

Gloucestershire


Chester

Seattle

The Circleville Pumpkin Show
Circleville, Ohio
October


Winner 2004
Robert Liggett


Curd Festival
St. Albert, Ontario
Canada
August


Photo by
Morell/EPA
Els Enfarinats Fiesta
 Ibi, Spain
 Two men throw flour and eggs at each other
during the annual Els Enfarinats fiesta.
The 200-year-old egg, flour and firecracker battle is held on
28 December - Fool’s Day

Locals, covered in white and in fancy dresses, gather 'taxes' (money) from stores
and the funds are donated to charity organizations.


Feast of Fields
Canadian Organic Growers - Ottawa Chapter
Ottawa, Canada


Giant Omelette Celebration
Abbeville, Louisiana
November

YouTube

Gilroy Garlic Festival
Gilroy, California
July


Mr. Garlic 2002


Gourmet Food & Wine Expo
November
Toronto, Ontario
Canada


Olathe Sweet Corn Festival
Olathe, Colorado
August


Orange Festival
in France


Ottawa Wine and Food Festival

November
Ottawa Convention Centre
Canada


Tamale Festival
San Jose, California
June


La Tofu Festival
Los Angeles, CA
August

La Tomatina
Bunol, Spain
August


Every year approximately 30,00 people descend on the Spanish town of Bunol
(in the Valencia region of Spain)
 to throw more than 240,000 pounds of tomatoes at each other

David Trattles


Gourmet Food & Wine Expo
Toronto, Ontario
Canada
November

©Photo by  David L. Carrillo
The Whole Enchilada Fiesta
Las Cruces, New Mexico  
September


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