Crawfish Season in South Louisiana
February 5, 2017 – 3:37 pm | Comments Off on Crawfish Season in South Louisiana

Crawfish, also known as crayfish, crawdads or mudbugs to some visitors, are freshwater crustaceans found in the swamps and marshes of south Louisiana.
Crawfish have become as much a staple of Cajun and Creole culinary …

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National Morel Mushroom Festival
May 7, 2017 – 8:28 am | Comments Off on National Morel Mushroom Festival
National Morel Mushroom Festival

The National Morel Mushroom Festival takes place May 18 through 21, 2017. For the 57th year, it’ll be held in Boyne City, Michigan (where, it is rumored, the best morels are found in nearby woods …

Asparagus Festival in Michigan
May 1, 2017 – 8:17 am | Comments Off on Asparagus Festival in Michigan
Asparagus Festival in Michigan

Asparagus is definitely a spring vegetable, Road Trips Foodies. One place to celebrate the green spears is Empire, Michigan. This lakeshore village stages its annual Asparagus Festival May 19 and 20, 2017.
Of course there’s plenty …

National Cherry Festival
April 28, 2017 – 8:32 am | Comments Off on National Cherry Festival
National Cherry Festival

“Eat, drink and be cherry” at the National Cherry Festival set for July 1 through 8, 2017, in Traverse City, Michigan.
Road Trips Foodies will be heading to Northern Michigan for the cherry pie and cherry …

Traverse City Chocolate Festival
April 6, 2017 – 8:13 am | Comments Off on Traverse City Chocolate Festival
Traverse City Chocolate Festival

If chocolate is your “drug” of choice, consider attending the Traverse City Chocolate Festival April 30, 2017, in the City Opera House, 106 East Front Street, Traverse City, Michigan.
There are two sessions. The first is …

Dining Out for Life
March 31, 2017 – 8:33 am | Comments Off on Dining Out for Life
Dining Out for Life

What are you doing on April 27, 2017, Road Trips Foodies?
That’s the date set for Dining Out For Life. Some 3,000 participating restaurants in more than 60 cities across North America will donate a portion …

Summer Solstice Art & Wine Walk
June 6, 2015 – 8:11 am | Comments Off on Summer Solstice Art & Wine Walk
Summer Solstice Art & Wine Walk

The ninth annual Summer Solstice Art & Wine Walk begins at 5 p.m. June 19, 2015, in downtown Suttons Bay, Michigan.
The event features galleries and shops in the village partnering with Leelanau wineries for a …

Asparagus Festival
April 30, 2015 – 8:01 am | Comments Off on Asparagus Festival
Asparagus Festival

It’s almost time to celebrate those brave green spears emerging from the earth. Yes, Road Trips Foodies: we’re talking about asparagus.
The 12th annual Asparagus Festival takes place May 15 and 16, 2015, in Empire, Michigan.
There’ll …

Thumbs Up Wine Trail
February 28, 2015 – 8:42 am | No Comment
Thumbs Up Wine Trail

OK, so there’s snow on the ground in northern Michigan right about now. But — soon! — it’ll all thaw.
The Thumbs Up Wine Trail is a 275 mile trail spanning from Bad Axe to Clinton …

Romancing the Riesling
January 21, 2015 – 8:13 am | No Comment
Romancing the Riesling

What better day for a wine tasting than Valentine’s Day.
Yes, Road Trips Foodies, “Romancing the Riesling” is set for 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. February 14, 2015, by the Wineries of Old Mission Peninsula (where’s …

Suds & Snow
January 16, 2015 – 8:48 am | No Comment
Suds & Snow

Beer tasting and wintry weather go hand in hand at the ninth annual Suds & Snow event.
It’s set for March 7, 2015, at Timber Ridge Resort, 4050 Hammond Road East, Traverse City, Michigan.
In addition to …