Food Events Calendar 2017

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Nantucket Wine and Food Festival 2017 - Nantucket, MA

May 17, 2017 - May 21, 2017 Various locations in Nantucket; see event website Nantucket, MA
Greet chefs, winemakers and other food and wine experts. Enjoy the wines of Domaine François Villard, Domaine des Deux Roches, Larkin Wines, Lede Family Wines, Opus One and Flowers Vineyard & Winery. See festival website for detailed listings of events.
Time: Consult event website

Food, Wine, Beer

Art of Food – Spring 2017 - Boston, MA

Apr 28, 2017 - May 7, 2017 participating restaurants Boston, MA
Visit participating restaurants during ArtWeek (April 28 – May 7) and taste flavors inspired by art. Each restaurant will feature a special ArtWeek menu item inspired by a favorite album, artist or an arts group. See website for participating restaurants.
Time: Mealtimes

Cape Cod Restaurant Week - towns of Cape Cod, MA

May 15, 2017 - May 21, 2017 Participating restaurants towns of Cape Cod, MA
From the tip of Provincetown to the Falmouth shore, the Cape’s most talented chefs are taking inspiration from the season to craft their menus. See event website for names of participating restaurants. See interviews and tips on the restaurant week blog
Time: Mealtimes
Admission: Prix fixe meals for $25, $30 or $35 per person.


Jimmy Fund Scooper Bowl - Boston, MA

Jun 6, 2017 - Jun 8, 2017 Boston City Hall Plaza, 1 City Hall Square Boston, MA
Dozens of flavors will be served by top ice cream and frozen yogurt companies, including: Baskin Robbins, Ben & Jerry’s, Friendly’s, and others. All proceeds support adult and pediatric cancer care and research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
Time: Noon-8 p.m.
Admission: Before the event: children ages 3-9, $5; adults, $10; event day: children, $10; adults, $15; 3 day pass, $20
Telephone: 617-632-5655

Parties, Dances, Balls

Bulleit Bourbon Kentucky Derby Party - Cambridge, MA

May 6, 2017 - May 6, 2017 The Smoke Shop, 1 Kendall Square Cambridge, MA
Spend the Kentucky Derby eating American barbecue and sipping a bourbon cocktail. The Smoke Shop turns into Churchill Downs to celebrate the Greatest Two Minutes in Sports. Enjoy crab cakes, shrimp, deviled eggs, and derby pie. There will be bourbon and American whiskey galore, and a Bulleit Julep Derby bartender competition
Time: 4-7 p.m.
Admission: $5

Workshops & Classes

New England VegFest - Worcester, MA

Apr 30, 2017 - Apr 30, 2017 50 Foster st Worcester, MA
The New England VegFest is a free festival that brings the local community together to celebrate vegetarianism: an animal-friendly, environmentally sustainable, and healthy lifestyle.
Time: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Admission: Free