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Upcoming Festivals for Foodie Families

by Angelique Platas

Jan 2, 2018

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Adult Children

For Adult Children

Uncorked Wine Festival in Los Angeles, Calif.: Jan. 27

Act fast and get in on the Uncorked Wine Festival in Los Angeles, Calif., this winter. Held Jan. 27, at Union Station, guests enjoy hundreds of wine samples and bubbly from around the world. Pair some incredible sips with international cuisine, gourmet food trucks, live music and surprise events. Bond with the older kids and taste-test some of the best wines in the region.

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Tickets range $60–70, including a whole lineup of fun for guests 21 and older. Dress in your best cocktail attire and taste a wide variety of top pours — all while benefiting the Rose City Crystals. Not in the LA area? Check out the full event list online for the next date and venue.


For Every Age

Vegan Food and Drink Festival in New York City, N.Y.: March

Even vegans get to indulge every now and again during the Vegan Food and Drink Festival at Randall’s Island Park, N.Y. Whether your kids are picky eaters or experimenting teens, there is something for everyone. The all-ages event welcomes vegan foodies and culinary travelers of all kinds to the New York location with a specific date to be determined in March. All drinks and food will be completely vegan and the event is rain or shine.


Check back online as the event gets closer for ticket purchases, updated vendor lists and more information about event locations and where the festival will travel next. Pack a backpack with a blanket, get comfortable and sample some of the country’s best vegan fare.


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