A number of food and wine festivals, celebrated throughout the USA, are indeed among the greatest prerogatives for epicureans spending on flights’ tickets to board flights for summer holidays in America. Here are some popular events to be held during June-July 2014.
Often described as a foodie’s paradise, the USA is where eating out happens to be an integral cultural experience. Thousands flock to the country to explore its diverse dining scene at hundreds of food and wine festivals celebrated all through the country, throughout the year. Featuring a variety of cuisines, eclectic beverages and varied themes; these fests flaunt country’s stupefying cultural and culinary delights and draw hordes of holidaymakers who buy tickets aboard flights for holidays in the USA! If you’re contriving to sojourn the nation during the summer months of June and July, then here is a list of popular food and wine carnivals that you can be part of. Take your pick!
Aspen Food & Wine Classic
One of the most beautiful mountainous regions in the US state of Colorado, Aspen will play host to this widely famed food and wine extravaganza from June 20 to June 22, 2014. Hedonists all over the world are invited to enjoy over 80 seminars and meeting world-renowned food and wine experts. Amazing fun parties are also held, which leave party animals gloating about their decision of netting tickets on flights to sojourn this part of USA. Expect amazing food and wine as well vibrant jazz against the backdrop of picture-perfect scenery of Maroon Balls!
When: June 20- 22
Where: Aspen Resort in the Rocky Mountain region of the USA
The Finger Lake Wine Festival
Drink, eat and make merry – this is the main theme of “The Finger Lakes Wine Festival” in the USA. A variety of wines are showcased by over 90 wineries from across the New York State. Various seminars are held to allow wine enthusiasts to taste different kinds of wines produced in the state. Food stalls serve the best of what the region has to offer. Live music performances, pace car rides and various entertainment options pep up the flavour of this much awaited fest in the New York state. Children and minors are permitted to attend the event though it is much of interest for those aged 21 and above. Tickets for the main events, seminars and camping sites are available online.
When: July 11-13
Where: 2790 County Route 16, Watkins Glen, New York
Taste of Chicago
This year, the exciting food carnival will be held from July 27-29, 2014. With plenty of chattel bistros, food trucks and stalls serving a wide range of regional and international delicacies, the fest is truly a Mecca for food-lovers. Besides, those who spend on tickets aboard flights to join the festivity of Taste of Chicago will relish a number of music concerts and exciting activities on the city’s magnificent lakefront.
When: July 27-29
Where: Grant Park, Chicago
Maine Lobster Festival
Nine well appointed tents, world-renowned lobster cookers, top notch entertainment, fascinating arts and crafts and great cooking contests – this is Marine Lobster Festival for you! A non-stop package of fun, food and fantastic arts & culture; it is a great attraction for families and food lovers booking tickets on flights for sojourning this part of the USA. Of course, the main highlight of the event is fresh hot Maine lobster. Entry tickets for the event are available at the gates. Sunday is ‘Family Fun Day’, which means there is no admission fee for all ages.
When: July 30-31
Where: Rockland, Maine, a historic harbour town along Maine’s Mid-coast