Posted by JoAnn M. Drabble on 1/11/2019

Take A Bite Out of Winter

Providence Restaurant Weeks

January 13-26, 2019

Providence's red-hot culinary scene warms up the cold weather during Providence Winter Restaurant Weeks. Choose from mouthwatering menus at nearly 100 participating restaurants. Enjoy three-course lunches at $16.95 and three-course dinners at $29.95 or $34.95, as well as two-for-one specials.

Posted by JoAnn M. Drabble on 11/2/2018

Massachusetts Cheese Festival 2018
Join us to celebrate the POWER OF CHEESE at the 6th Annual Massachusetts Cheese Festival!

Award-winning artisan cheesemakers will sample and discuss their products, and Pairing Partners will showcase culinary products to accompany all that wonderful local cheese. Cheesemakers and industry experts will offer workshops and demonstrations throughout the afternoon. Meet our artisans, taste local food, wine, beer and craft ciders, and make some new friends! This is a day to sample, taste, learn and bring home some special treats.

This year, in order to accommodate more cheese lovers, we'll be offering TWO Festival sessions: one at 10:30 am and one at 1:30 pm. Tickets purchased will be valid only for the session time selected.

Classes/tasting sessions will be held throughout the day, and admission to classes is FREE with Festival admission. Class space is limited; seats will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Tickets Available HERE:

Posted by JoAnn M. Drabble on 9/19/2018


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Great food, amazing music, raffles, and good people combine to make the Fall Fest Block party an event to remember! This annual 21+ event fundraiser to benefit the Downtown Taunton Foundation features delicious food from downtown restaurants, music by The Freeze Pops, roving magic by Steve Charette, raffle prizes, and more! Tickets are on sale now. Tickets can be purchased online or by contacting the DTF office at 508.824.0484. This is NOT a child friendly event. Attendees must be 21+.

Posted by JoAnn M. Drabble on 9/14/2018

For one spectacular day each year, SBN transforms the Rose Kennedy Greenway and the City of Boston into the nation's largest local & sustainable food hub! Boston Local Food Festival is a free outdoor festival that showcases farmers, local restaurants, food trucks, specialty food producers, fisher folks, and organizations focusing on healthy food and fitness from New England. The festival also features lively chef & DIY demos, a Seafood Throwdown competition, diverse music and performances, family fun zone and more.

Festival goers learn about the benefits of sustainably grown and produced food, shop the market, eat delicious local food, participate in fun, educational activities and exhibits, engage with top local chefs and enjoy local music. Themed “Healthy Local Food for All”, the festival connects Massachusetts and New England eaters of all backgrounds with the abundance of fresh, nutritious local food choices available close to home.

The festival is a zero-waste event, meaning we divert over 91% of our waste each year and we offset 100% of our energy use! All perishable items sold are made from locally sourced products. Best of all, we bring this annual event to the community free of charge. So grab your reusable water bottles and bags and enjoy New England’s largest one day farmers market, while celebrating “Healthy Local Food for All

Posted by JoAnn M. Drabble on 9/10/2018

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Welcome to the beautiful renovated Buzzards Bay Park.
The Cape Cod Canal Region Chamber, along with a host of other community spirited individuals and businesses will host a new event “Cape Cod Canal Day” on Saturday, September 15 from 11am to 7pm at Buzzards Bay Park, Main Street, Buzzards Bay.
Admission is FREE

Cape Cod Canal Day will celebrate our new park with a number of exciting activities:
Local food trucks: Noonan's Concessions, Foodzilla on Wheels, Big Rock Oysters, RAE's Gourmet, Montilio's Baking Company, The Lobster Trap, Tuk Tuk Thai Food, Cape Cod Coffee, Lindsey's Family Restaurant and Johns Dogs.

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