Scrumptious Food Festivals in Canada| 0
For those of us who live on the East Coast of Canada and the US, it’s common knowledge that as soon as the snow melts, we all run out of our respective dwellings more excited than Snoop Dogg at a blunt-rolling convention. And the one thing that’s always at the forefront of our minds is FOOD.
There are many incredible gourmet food festivals across Canada this spring and summer, but here at Marijuana.com, we have selected the ones that would be absolutely perfect to attend right after getting baked. Take a look at these scrumptious options:
La Fete du Chocolat de Bromont May 22 – 29
Literally translated to the Bromont Chocolate Festival, this delectable event in Bromont, Quebec is a fabulous way to squelch the munchies and indulge yourself with some of the finest gourmet chocolates around.
BC Shellfish and Seafood Festival June 9 – 19
The tenth year of this delicious event offers 11 straight days of tours, seafood demonstrations, tastings from gourmet chefs, fabulous dinners and much more. You can also try some of BC’s finest marijuana while you’re there (not at the festival though, they only have shellfish).
PoultryFest Niagara June 25
The Tofino Food & Wine Festival June 3 – 5
This incredibly popular festival on Vancouver Island is filled with culinary events including a cocktail show, a sandbar party with plenty of wine, cured meats, barbecue and lots more. Be sure to stop by their fantastic ‘grazing in the gardens’ party to enjoy the delicious gourmet eats from local chefs.
The Taste of Edmonton July 21 – 30
Taste of Saskatchewan July 12 – 17
If you find yourself in Saskatoon this July and you want savour some great food after a nice joint then head to the Taste of Saskatchewan. This event is celebrating its 20th anniversary, has great music and features some of the best offerings from 30 of Saskatchewan’s finest restaurants.
Perth Garlic Festival Aug. 13 – 14
Bring some spearmint gum and bring enough for the whole class. This festival in Perth Ontario is centered around one of the world’s tastiest and aromatic vegetables. It boats over 70 garlic artisans and food vendors.
Niagara Peach Festival Aug. 9 – 10
Millions of peaches, peaches for you. At this event you can try amazing peach pie, peach jam, peach ice cream and even the fresh peaches themselves during peak peach season.
Taste of the Danforth Aug. 5 – 7
This longstanding festival in Greektown Toronto is so busy, the locals who live here usually get out of town for the day. But there isn’t anything better than taking in a warm, sunny afternoon in the city and enjoying the most delectable Greek food outside of Greece itself.
Fall Flavours Festival Sep. 2 – Oct. 2
This festival in Prince Edward Island runs a whole month which highlights PEI’s incredible food and great venues to suck it all down. There are guest chefs, tastings and much more.
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