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Food Festivals RVA

Richmond's rich culture is well represented when it comes to food. Each year the city is home to food festivals that celebrate culture and community. Check out these upcoming food festivals in RVA.

People walking around at the Lebanese Food Festival

Lebanese Food Festival

Friday, May 19 and Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM and Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Saint Anthony Maronite Church

4611 Sadler Rd, Glen Allen, VA 23060

Choose from complete dinners, boxed lunches and over 20 a la carte items. The prices range from $2 for smaller à la carte items to $20 for full 3 course meals. They also do take out orders.


Man grilling kabobs at Richmond Greek Festival

Richmond Greek Festival

June 1-4, 2017

Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral

30 Malvern Ave, Richmond, VA 23221

The Richmond Greek Festival is one designed to celebrate and share not only the food but the culture as well. If you go into the Hellenic Center, there is a wide selection of exquisite jewelry, handcrafts, folk art, icons, books, and knick-knacks that many vendors have brought to display and sell at the festival. There are tours of the church available and traditional greek folk dancing and music. There is also Greek foods and desserts for sale and some are available in bulk.

Crowd of people at Broad Appetit

Broad Appetit

June 4th, 2017

West Broad Street between Henry and Adams

Broad Appétit is a food festival in that is locally driven and regionally appealing. Broad Appétit exists to promote the amazing food, art, and music that makes Richmond a great place to live and visit. You can sample any of the vendors for $3 a plate and learn about hidden gems that are in the area.

Woman serving a beer at the Beer, Bourbon, and BBQ Festival

Beer, Bourbon, and BBQ Festival

June 10, 2017

Richmond Raceway Complex

The Beer, Bourbon, and BBQ Festival is a nationally touring festival, and will be in Richmond on June 10th. Admission includes a sampling glass to taste the beer and bourbon. Some of the best barbeque creators are on site for hungry visitors. The festival features 40 bourbons and 60 beers on tap, with live music all day. Guests can also sit in seminars, visit exhibits, and watch pig races.

People walking around at the outdoor Richmond Vegetarian Festival

Richmond Vegetarian Festival

Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Azalea Gardens at Bryan Park

4308 Hermitage Rd, Richmond, VA 23227

The Richmond Vegetarian Festival will showcase a great amount of vegetarian and vegan vendors and options the average vegetarian might not be aware of. There will also be music and games to enjoy. 


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