TOP CULINARY FESTIVALS AROUND THE WORLD
Culinary Festivals: If food is your true love, then chances are you will plan your vacation to keep your taste bud satisfied. There are incredible choices during the food festival vacations at these amazing destinations that celebrate food like no other place.
Experiencing local food is one of the best parts of traveling. Every year cities around the world host their own food and drink festivals. For avid travelers exploring local cuisines is one of the best ways to experience the local culture of a place.
Here are some of the world’s most popular food festivals below:
Taste of Chicago: this festival takes place from July 10th to July 14th Treat your taste buds with the best cuisine as Chicago city offers threw annual extravaganza of food at Taste of Chicago food festival. Claiming to be the world’s biggest gourmet celebration, the festival draws hordes of stores yearly to the Wendy city for the summer food festival.
Thirty-five of the city’s best eateries showcase the diversity of Chicago’s dining style at Grant Park. This five-day food festival along with living music and fun activities for children makes this the hottest celebration of the city. This five-day feast attracts more than 2 millions hungry visitors every year and you can expect to find cuisine under the sun to satisfy your appetite.
Cayman Cookout, Cayman Islands:
Every January the world’s most famous cook’s flock to Cayman Islands for the Cayman Cookout hosted by the legendary chef Eric Ripert, owner of the three Michelin starred NYC restaurant Le Bernardin. Four days of culinary bliss take place on the white sand of the famous Seven Mile beach.
Melbourne Food and Wine Festival is celebrated in March. This festival is a mouth-watering program of more than 250 events, bringing food and wine to the streets of Melbourne over a two week period. One of its most iconic events is the world’s longest lunch where a gathering of some 900 diners enjoys a three-course al fresco lunch seated on a snaking 1,312 feet long table.
Bacon Fest Sacramento California USA is a festival all about Bacon. Bacon Fest is a weeklong celebration at the end of January that features savory treats from more than 100 local restaurants.
.World gourmet summit Singapore: A globally recognized gastronomic event. You’ll be rubbing shoulders with fine dining enthusiast from around the world featuring a mix of local talents and international Michelin starred chefs. You’ll be able to sample a wide variety of cuisines. Make sure you attend the culinary master classes and gourmet safaris too.
Aspen’s food and wine classic is an event that takes place in the Colorado Mountains every June. The festivals feature three days grand tasting a chance for attendees to make their way through massive tents that feature wine from world renounced brands and restaurants.
Disney California Adventure food and wine festival Anaheim California: The happiest place eon earth just got happier. From March 2nd through April 13 the Disneyland will feature over a dozen Kiosks serving California inspired food and drinks around the park.
Le Merce festival Barcelona Spain: in Spain food, culture and music are synonymous. The city’s largest festival La Merce takes place for four days every September, the festival dates back to 1871 when it was first deemed an official city holiday honoring the feast of Our Lady of Mercy.
So pack your bags it’s time to take your taste buds on a gluttonous adventure.