50 Most Iconic Restaurants in America
August 2, 2017 – 8:23 pm | Comments Off on 50 Most Iconic Restaurants in America

What are the 50 Most Iconic American Eateries?
Here’s a list from Rave Reviews. (Your Road Trips Foodie thinks their methodology is a bit funky, but whatever.)
Their list puts Alinea in Chicago in first, Blue Hill …

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Spain’s La Tomatina Set for August 30 This Year
August 21, 2017 – 8:17 am | Comments Off on Spain’s La Tomatina Set for August 30 This Year
Spain’s La Tomatina Set for August 30 This Year

It’s really messy, Road Trips Foodies, but this fest is said to be a lot of fun.
La Tomatina, which takes place on the last Wednesday in August each year, has been a tomato-throwing event …

German-Style Plum Festival
August 20, 2017 – 8:24 am | Comments Off on German-Style Plum Festival
German-Style Plum Festival

Sorry for the late notification, Road Trips Foodies, but if you’re in Southern California today there’s a tasty food fest scheduled just south of Long Beach.
The annual Plum Fest takes place TODAY (August 20, 2017) …

Gravy Wrestling in Lancashire, England
August 19, 2017 – 8:45 am | Comments Off on Gravy Wrestling in Lancashire, England
Gravy Wrestling in Lancashire, England

The World Gravy Wrestling Championships will be held at 1 p.m. August 28, 2017, at the Rose ‘n Bowl, 264 Newchurch Road, Rossendale / Stacksteads, England.
Without a doubt, Road Trips Foodies, this is one …

Hoosier Hops & Harvest
August 18, 2017 – 8:18 am | Comments Off on Hoosier Hops & Harvest
Hoosier Hops & Harvest

The eighth annual Hoosier Hops & Harvest begins at 1 p.m. August 26, 2017, at the Story Inn, 6404 Indiana State Road 135, Nashville, Indiana.
From local lagers and regional refreshments to area ales, it’ll be …

BBQ Smoke Will Be in the Air
August 17, 2017 – 8:18 am | Comments Off on BBQ Smoke Will Be in the Air
BBQ Smoke Will Be in the Air

Amateur and professional pitmasters and a dozen bands will make their way to the River City — Decatur, Alabama — the third weekend in September to fill the air with smoke and music along the …

A Tasting of Sparkling Wines in Chicago
August 16, 2017 – 8:07 am | Comments Off on A Tasting of Sparkling Wines in Chicago
A Tasting of Sparkling Wines in Chicago

Road Trips Foodies looking to branch out from their usual go-to glasses of bubbly might want to swing on by downtown Chicago next month.
The Staytion Market & Bar, 1 West Upper Wacker Drive, Chicago, Illinois, …

Oktoberfest Zinzinnati in September
August 15, 2017 – 8:37 am | Comments Off on Oktoberfest Zinzinnati in September
Oktoberfest Zinzinnati in September

Oktoberfest Zinzinnati is said to be America’s largest Oktoberfest. It takes place September 15 through 17, 2017, in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio (between Walnut and Elm streets along Second and Third Streets).
Hours are 5 p.m. to …

Guernsey “Tennerfest” on the Channel Island
August 14, 2017 – 8:39 am | Comments Off on Guernsey “Tennerfest” on the Channel Island
Guernsey “Tennerfest” on the Channel Island

“Tennerfest” is the Isle of Guernsey‘s answer to “restaurant week”.
Set for October 1 through November 11, 2017, restaurants on the dependency of the United Kingdom will offer special menus starting at £10 (hence the name).
More …

Savannah’s American Prohibition Museum
August 13, 2017 – 8:58 am | Comments Off on Savannah’s American Prohibition Museum
Savannah’s American Prohibition Museum

Once known as the “Bootleg Spigot of the South”, Savannah, Georgia, is the perfect place for the new American Prohibition Museum, 209 West St. Julian Street.
It tells the story how, during the 1920s and 1930s, …

Kohler Food and Wine Experience
August 12, 2017 – 8:18 am | Comments Off on Kohler Food and Wine Experience
Kohler Food and Wine Experience

The 17th annual Kohler Food & Wine Experience takes place October 19 through 22, 2017, at Destination Kohler, 419 Highland Drive, Kohler, Wisconsin.
The epicurean celebration brings together chefs plus culinary and wine tasting experiences over …