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Pennsylvania Best Food and Drink Festivals 

Food Festivals, Wine Festivals, Spirit and Beer Festivals listed under cities also include surrounding areas that host signature events.

Philadelphia

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Allentown

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Harrisburg

Pittsburgh

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Best food and drink festivals in Philadelphia Pennsylvania

Explore Pennsylvania: A Tour of The Best Food, Wine, Spirits, and Beer Festivals

Pennsylvania, known for its rich history and diverse culture, offers an array of delightful festivals that cater to every palate.

 

Whether you're a foodie, a wine enthusiast, a spirit connoisseur, or a beer lover, the Keystone State has something special in store for you.

Pittsburgh: It's Time to Enjoy Fine Pours and Delectable Dishes

Pittsburgh Summer Beerfest:

July

Pittsburgh Beerfest is an annual event that brings together breweries from around the country. With hundreds of beers to try, a diverse range of styles, and live entertainment, it's a must-visit for beer aficionados.

 

Acrisure Stadium Kickoff & Rib Festival:

August

Western Pennsylvania boasts a rich football heritage, and the Acrisure Stadium Kickoff and Rib Festival is an annual celebration of this beloved regional tradition. The event showcases live performances by renowned national artists, offers a wide array of delectable rib vendors, tantalizing festival foods, and refreshing beverages.

Pittsburgh Wine and Spirits Festival:

October

Pittsburgh's premier wine and spirits festival attracts oenophiles from near and far. Featuring hundreds of wines from around the world, this event offers tastings, food pairings, and the chance to meet winemakers. Whether you're a seasoned wine connoisseur or a beginner, you'll appreciate the opportunity to explore a wide range of vintages.

Best food and beer festivals in Philadelphia Pennsylvania

Philadelphia: Food and Beer Festivals 

 

OktoBEARfest Philadelphia Zoo:

September

Taste a wide selection of over 100 unique beers and ciders sourced from various breweries, such as Paulaner, Sam Adams, Big Oyster Brewery, Evil Genius, and more. Satisfy your appetite with delectable dishes available for purchase from some of the area's premier food trucks, including BYZ. Empire, The Fabulous Fig, Deke's BBQ, and others.

 

Taste Philadelphia Festival:

October

The city of brotherly love celebrates its culinary diversity at the annual Philadelphia Food Festival. Local vendors, food trucks, and restaurants come together to serve up mouthwatering dishes from various cuisines. From Philly Cheesesteaks to gourmet cupcakes, there's something for everyone.

Steel City Big Pour:

October

Located in the heart of Philadelphia, Reading Terminal Market hosts an exciting food truck festival. This event showcases the best mobile eateries in the city, allowing you to savor an eclectic mix of gourmet street food, making it a must-visit for food enthusiasts.

Harrisburg: Raising Spirits and Cheers

Harrisburg Wine and Fine Spirits Festival:

May

If wine or spirits are your preferred libations, don't miss the Pennsylvania Wine and Fine Spirits Festival in Harrisburg. This event brings together wineries and distilleries from across the state to showcase their craft. You can explore a wide array of wine and spirits, from whiskey and gin to craft cocktails, while learning from the distillers themselves.

 

Harrisburg BrewFest:

July

Harrisburg boasts its very own BrewFest, where craft beer enthusiasts unite to sample a vast selection of local and national brews. Breweries from all over Pennsylvania gather to showcase their finest creations. With live music and delicious food, this festival is a beer lover's dream.

 

Whether you're indulging in delectable dishes in Philadelphia, sipping fine wines in Pittsburgh, you're sure to have a memorable and delicious experience in the Keystone State.

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