back to top

10 Food Festivals That Your Tummy Won’t Want To Miss

Go bold or go home. Just like these festivals, MIRACLE WHIP Dressing is all for being adventurous and #proudofit.

Posted on

1. The Pickle Festival: New York, New York

Benimoto (CC BY http://2.0) Flickr: benimoto

Ever tried pickled brittle? It’s kind of a big dill...

2. Oak Street Po-Boy Festival: New Orleans, Louisiana

nolamaven (CC BY http://2.0) Flickr: nolamaven
GW Fins (CC BY http://2.0) Flickr: gw_fins

Not your typical po-boy spread, this festival has some crazy variations including the Chaurice & Kim Chi Po Boy.

3. Napa Truffle Festival: Napa, California

Grace Clementine / The Image Bank / Getty Images
Mario Pusic / Getty Images

This festival brings together a mix of the best truffle chefs and scientists from all around the world.

4. Poutine Fest: Ottawa, Ontario

Jamie In Bytown (CC BY http://2.0) Flickr: 15609463@N03
Lauri Patterson / E+ / Getty Images

Canadians are super proud of this dish, they even have a festival devoted to it. Featuring over 30 vendors dishing out this mouthwatering deliciousness.

5. Garlic Festival: Isle of Wight, England

CarbonNYC (CC BY http://2.0) Flickr: carbonnyc
jumpyjodes (CC BY http://2.0)Flickr: jumpyjodes

Make sure you don't schedule any hot dates this night. After all, you'll be chomping on Britain’s most pungent garlic!

6. Cheese-Rolling Festival: Cooper’s Hill, Britain

mike warren (CC BY http://2.0) Flickr: mikewarren
mike warren (CC BY http://2.0) Flickr: mikewarren

Nothing quite like this one where competitors race to catch their wheel of cheese as it rolls down a massive hill.

7. La Tomatina: Valencia, Spain


At this boldly messy one, the whole town square gets painted red and people can slide down the "tomato rivers."

8. Galway Oyster Festival: Galway, Ireland

Neil Setchfield / Lonely Planet Images / Getty Images

Shuck it like no one has shucked before at the Oyster 'Olympics' or World Oyster Opening Championship!

9. Hokitika Wildfoods Festival: Hokitika, New Zealand

Oliver Strewe / Lonely Planet Images /

Seagull eggs and huhu beetle grubs are only a couple of the delicacies served at this daring festival.

10. Pierogi Fest: Whiting, Indiana

Paul Warner / Contributor / Getty Images
Paul Warner / Contributor / Getty Images

How far can you fling a pierogi? Only one way to find out at the incredibly unique Pierogi Toss!

Be fearless in the kitchen — make something awesome by adding the very special sweet and tangy, MIRACLE WHIP.

View this video on YouTube