710, 2015

Moundville Native American Festival

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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

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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!

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 […]

1306, 2015

Black and Blueberry Festival

By |June 13th, 2015||0 Comments

Blackberries and Blueberries will be available for picking all day.  Pre-picked berries will also be available for sale.

Pony rides and petting zoo from 10:00 – 2:00 –$5.00.
Berry dessert tasting, in the Educational Barn from 10:00 to 1:00– $6.00.
Informational talks on growing blackberries and blueberries at 10:00 and 12:00. Fee $3.00.

Hamburgers and Hot Dogs will be […]

706, 2015

1st Annual Downtown Huntsville Cheese Festival

By |June 7th, 2015||0 Comments

Presented by Carrie’s Kitchen:

First-ever festival showcasing Alabama’s local cheesemakers, alongside other artisans of local food, drink, crafts, and other products. More at http://huntsvillecheesefestival.com/ or http://www.al.com/entertainment/index.ssf/2015/04/downtown_huntsville_cheese_fes.html.

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 of our impact, we routinely post events that […]

905, 2015

Slow Food Festival

By |May 9th, 2015||0 Comments

Hosted by the Hoochee Poosa Locavores:

All are invited to join the first annual Slow Food Festival!

See a sustainability photography exhibit
Listen to live music
Shop at an artisanal market featuring local farmers & gardeners
Eat BBQ pork & vegetarian side dishes
View the film Eating Alabama at 7:30pm

Ticket includes a locally pastured BBQ pork plate and vegetarian side dishes […]

205, 2015

Southern Makers

By |May 2nd, 2015||0 Comments

Hosted by Southern Makers:

Annual event celebrating Alabama’s own artisans, chefs, craftspeople, farmers, designers, and other “makers.”  This year expanded to a two-day event, held in the Union Station Train Shed in downtown Montgomery.  Proceeds benefit EAT South.  More information available at http://southernmakers.com/#southern-makers.

This event is not hosted by ASAN.  As one of ASAN’s roles is to share […]

1804, 2015

Earth Day Mobile Bay

By |April 18th, 2015||0 Comments

Hosted by Earth Day Mobile Bay:

Featuring live music, movies, environmental exhibits, vendors, on-site recycling, and more.  Held at the Fairhope Pier rain or shine.  More information at http://www.earthdaymobilebay.org/ or www.facebook.com/pages/Earth-Day-Mobile-Bay.

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 of our […]