Local Food Events Calendar

Use our calendar to find festivals, tours, workshops, field days, courses, and many other kinds of food and farming related events in your area. If you would like us to keep you up to date with any events happening close to you, make sure to sign up with our keep me posted feature.

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Sheepman Supply Open House & Complimentary Pancake Breakfast (Feb 14, 2015)
2015 Frederick County Sheep Breeders (Maryland) (Jefferson, MD)

Take a break from lambing and kidding chores and cleaning the barn to meet fellow shepherds at the Sheepman Supply Open House and complimentary breakfast hosted by Bob & Charlotte Dinsmore and their staff - at the Ceresville New Holland Dealership and Sheepman Supply, 8102 Liberty Road (Rt. (...)


4th Annual Permaculture Design Certification Course (Mar 7, 2015 - Mar 14, 2015)
George Mason University (Fairfax, VA)

Permaculture is an ecologically inspired landscape system that bonds food, energy, shelter and water. Permaculture principles provide the student with the basic knowledge to make decisions that are ecologically sound, and economically viable, on designs of any size, from a small-scale backyard project to a large-scale project such as a farm or city development. (...)


Spring Basics - Respectful, Chemical Free Beekeeping (Mar 14, 2015)
Azure B LLC (Marbury, MD)

The very basics - the lingo, the equipment, honeybee life cycle, feed, planting for bees, how to start, using the tools, the basic inspection, seasonal duties

two lectures and one hands on sessions in the apiary when the packages arrive. (...)


Rose Hill Manor Easter Egg Roll -- and Farm's Spring Open House (Apr 19, 2015)
2015 Frederick County Sheep Breeders (Maryland) (Jefferson, MD)

What is an Easter Egg Roll without lambs, baby goats, cows, bunnies, chicks and ducklings.

Each year, on the Saturday before Easter Sunday, the Rose Hill Manor Park has an Easter Egg Roll for Kids. (...)


Alpaca Basics an Introduction to "Embracing Your Alpaca Investment" (May 16, 2015)
Alpaca Pastures of Virginia, Inc (Beaverdam, VA)

During this one day seminar you be introduced to:

- Getting Started and Building a Research Library. - History of the Alpacas and the Alpaca Industry. - Basic Farm Design, Shelter, Pastures, and Tack essentials. (...)


The 11th annual Horse and Hound Wine Festival (Jul 11, 2015)
Johnson's Orchards & Winery (Bedford, VA)

Enjoy wine from some of Virginia's finest wineries while listening to good music and visiting art, craft and food vendors. Virginia's most unique wine festival has numerous events throughout the day with horses and dogs as the primary attractions such as the Parade of Horses, lure course and muskrat racing. (...)


National Farmers Market Week (Aug 8, 2015)
Broadway, VA Farmers Market (Broadway, VA)

Annual celebration of National Farmers Market Week. Come see regular and special vendors and show your support!


Chesapeake Herb Gathering (Sep 26, 2015 - Sep 27, 2015)
Centro Ashe Farm (Nanjemoy, MD)

Save the date for the Chesapeake Herb Gathering, an annual gathering of our herbal & plant community! Enjoy a day of workshops, local vendors, and networking with local medicine makers, teachers, clinicial herbalists, healers, botanists, farmers, birthkeepers, plant people, artists, homesteaders, and more!

Open call for workshops: If you are interested in coordinating a workshop at the 2015 workshop please email info@centroashe. (...)