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1711, 2016

Mississippi Food Summit and Agricultural Revival

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Hosted by the Mississippi Sustainable Agriculture Network (MSAN).  To be held at the Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum in Jackson, MS.

Every other year, farmers, health practitioners, market managers, chefs, legislators, students, educators, and local food activists from around the state come together for the Mississippi Food Summit & Agricultural Revival. They share success stories, problem-solve barriers, […]

510, 2016

Moundville Native American Festival

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The Moundville Native American Festival takes place each year on the Wednesday through Saturday of the first full week of October.  Located at the University of Alabama’s Moundville Archaological Park, performers, artists, craftspeople, and tradition bearers entertain and educate visitors about the rich culture and heritage that makes Southeastern Indians unique.

More information at http://moundville.ua.edu/festival/.

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2708, 2016

Farm Y’all Festival

By |August 27th, 2016||Comments Off on Farm Y’all Festival

Annual festival in Cullman featuring a giant pumpkin and watermelon weigh-off, chef demos, childrens activities, exhibits, and live entertainment.  A schedule for 2016 is available at http://farmyall.com/2016-events-yall.html.  More info to follow at http://farmyall.com/.

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This event is not hosted by ASAN. As one of ASAN’s roles is to share information and resources across our network so as to maximize […]

3004, 2016

Southern Makers

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Southern Makers is a two-day event that celebrates and cultivates Southern creativity and innovation. This is an event that is created for makers (and enthusiasts), by makers as a platform to come together in one central location to network, learn, inspire and cultivate the southern soul that keeps Alabama and Southern Makers unique and special. Southern Makers […]

1303, 2016

2nd Annual Downtown Huntsville Cheese Festival

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Presented by Carrie’s Kitchen:

The 2nd Annual Huntsville Cheese Festival will showcase Alabama’s local cheesemakers, alongside other artisans of local food, drink, crafts, and other products. More information can be found here.

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This event is not hosted by ASAN.  As one of ASAN’s roles is to share information and resources across our network so as to maximize all […]

710, 2015

Moundville Native American Festival

By |October 7th, 2015||Comments Off on Moundville Native American Festival

Ancient rulers and thousands of their subjects thrived in a city behind huge wooden walls that once surrounded the Moundville site. Their society recognized nobles by birth and praised the feats of great artists, warriors and holy people.

Each October, descendants of this vibrant culture return, celebrating the South’s rich Indian heritage at the award winning […]

610, 2015

Eat Drink Read Write festival- Birmingham

By |October 6th, 2015||0 Comments

The 2015 Eat Drink Read Write Festival will be Oct. 3 – 9, 2015 at various Birmingham locations.

This year’s Eat Drink Read Write festival is structured around the concept of a four course dinner and will serve up tantalizing offerings that appeal to a variety of tastes and audiences. The festival brings together food, culinary […]

310, 2015

Alabama Festival of Flavor

By |October 3rd, 2015||0 Comments

The 4th Annual Festival of Flavor is set for Saturday, October 3 in the streets of Historic Downtown Foley, Alabama.

 This festival is sponsored by Riviera Utilities and presented by the South Baldwin Chamber of Commerce. The event showcases the many flavors of local and regional, wine, beer and food. Come join us for a true […]

2908, 2015

Okra Festival

By |August 29th, 2015||0 Comments

Featuring art by Annie Mae, renowned poster artist Amos Paul Kennedy, and craftspeople and artists from all over including Storm Cloud Hills handmade, hand forged copper and brass jewelry.  Featuring food including gumbo, fish, barbecue, pig ears, okra dishes, preserves, local produce, italian ice cream, Annie Mae’s famous pickled okra, and OKRA PIES (whole).  Music by Slim and […]

2908, 2015

Farm Y’all

By |August 29th, 2015||0 Comments

Lots of fun and food for everyone ya’ll!
Event Schedule 2015:
WEIGH INS: Come see half-ton pumpkins and watermelons battle it out for the biggest of the bunch!

GPC -GIANT PUMPKINS AND WATERMELONS!
8:00am – 11:00am -Registration
11:00am – 12:00n -Judging
12:00n – 2:00pm -Weigh in
CELEBRITY chefs’ schedule:
10:00am – 11:45am – Randall Baldwin with Dyron’s Low Country
11:00am – 11:15am – Arnold […]