Gastronomy is one of the life’s biggest joys! Making your next destination all about food, AirTkt rounds up for you the Top 10 Food Festivals around the world which are worth flying internationally.
Pizza Fest (Naples, Italy)
No other food has been able to top the reputation of an ultimate comfort food other than a pizza. Indulge in the biggest pizza party with world’s most talented chefs dishing out varieties of pizza from wood-fired, classic Italian to Gluten-free.
La Tomatina (Bunol, Spain)
Hands down to one of the best and most popular Spanish fest. Discover the pleasure of getting into the crazy battle of tomatoes in the streets of Bunol, just outside the city of Valencia.
New York City Wine and Food Festival (New York)
This four day star-studded festival is one of the largest wine and food festival set up at various locations in New York City. The donates of its net proceeds to the Food Bank For New York City and the No Kid Hungry® campaign.
Hawaii Food and Wine Festival (Hawaii)
Returning every October, this island hopping festival includes events lined up from paired wine tastings to classy sit down dinners. Additionally, proceeds from this non-profit event are given to local educational, agricultural and culinary community partners.
Salon de Chocolate (Quito, Ecuador)
A shout out to all the chocoholics! This international chocolate industry’s annual trade fair surely needs to be on your bucket list. From excusive chocolate tastings to chocolate sculpture contests, this is the best place to get a choc hit.
Wildfoods Festival (Hokitika, New Zealand)
Held on the second Saturday of March, this one is for the adventurous foodie. Here visitors feast on delicacies like seagull eggs, brain pate, lamb testicles along with the more conventional platters of frogs’ legs and snails in garlic to fill up on.
World Gourmet Summit (Singapore)
A spectacular event which only features Michelin starred culinary masters, showcasing a delectable spread of gastronomic experiences for a community of fine dining enthusiasts.
Chinchilla Melon Festival (Chinchilla, Australia)
The biggest melon festival hosting exciting array of activities from Melon markets, Melon Skiing to the Melon Big Bash Cricket.
Ottawa Poutine Fest (Ottawa)
Hit the world of poutine with over 100 choices of poutine, Canada’s favourite indulgence. What else? Live music, street performers patios, and more!
Bacon Festival (Sacramento, California)
A festival focusing on everyone’s favorite: bacon. Indulge in treats like bacon pizza, bacon ramen, or bacon tater tots accompanied with local craft beers and live music.
Already drooling? Hurry and make your online flight bookings to enjoy these stupendous food festivals around the world.