Living in San Francisco, we are spoiled by the large selection of restaurants we have here in the City. As the Summer rolls in we are also blessed with all the excellent food festivals which take place right across the Bay Area. From zucchini’s to chocolate to seafood to mention a few, you can find anything and everything at these well-renowned food fests. Below we have listed a few of our favorites.
Taste of Mendocino – Fort Mason, San Francisco, June 25
Taste over 30 different wines as well as delicious bites from artisanal food producers and experience what Mendocino County has to offer.
Art and Soul Oakland – Oakland, August 20 & 21
The Oaktown Throwdown BBQ Competition is the leading event at Art and Soul, which is not to be missed!
Zucchini Festival – Hayward, August 20 & 21
One of the more unusual food festivals, the Zucchini Festival is in it’s 29th year. Don’t forget to try some deep fried zucchini!
Eat Drink SF – San Francisco, August 25-28
A four day festival, this is the premier event for food, wine and spirits, celebrating world class chefs from around the Bay Area.
Ghirardelli Chocolate Festival – San Francisco, September 10 & 11
A chocoholics dream and 100% of the profits go to charity – what’s not to love?
Seafood & Music Festival – Pittsburg, September 10 & 11
Mark the end of your Summer with a trip to Pittsburg’s Seafood and Music Festival. Sunshine, drinks, seafood, and music are what this festival is about, and quite frankly, what else do you need?