April showers bring May flowers and Central Texas food events. From the Texas Foodways Symposium, an annual event highlighting Texas food culture to San Antonio’s Culinaria Festival Week, get out and enjoy!
3rd Annual Crawfish Boil
Sunday, May 3
Join Tipsy Texan and L-Style/G-Style in supporting local heroes, Urban Roots and enjoy a sunny afternoon with friends, music, food & fun at Lenoir. Crawfish and all the fixins with drink and raffle tickets at the door. Get your tickets now!
Sunday, May 3
Celebrate local farmers with a beautiful day of bluegrass, food and fun on the Simmons Family Farms. All of the proceeds from the festival will go to an emergency medical fund for farmers in central Texas. More information and tickets here.
2015 Foodways Texas Symposium
May 7 – May 9
Join Foodways Texas for this years Symposium in San Antonio “The Texas Mexican Table.” The discussion will cover Mexican food in Texas in its many forms with two full days (May 8-9) of speakers broaching myriad topics. As usual, there will be seven meals included through the weekend. Chefs, artisans, and restaurants from around the state will join in the celebration by preparing meals that connect back discussions. Grab tickets and learn more about speakers and chefs participating in this years Foodways Symposium!
Culinaria Festival Week
May 13 – May 17
Culinaria’s Festival Week features 18 distinct events over the course of five days. From food trucks to haute cuisine, beer to champagne, Festival Week truly offers something for everyone.
SFC Farm to Plate
Thursday, May 14
Enjoy the bounty of spring with SFC at their annual fundraiser at the historic Barr Mansion. Enjoy food from Central Texas chefs dedicated to sourcing locally paired with handmade cocktails, biodynamic wines and local microbrews. This annual fundraising event raises critical funds for SFC programs, empowering families to feed themselves for a lifetime and to change the course of agriculture to support environmental, cultural and economic health. This event is known to sell out so grab your tickets today!
Texas Olive Festival
May 28 – May 31
Held at Texas Hill Country Olive Company, experience olives galore along with food, wine, chef demos and educational activities surrounding olives and olive growing. A portion of the proceeds from ticket sales will benefit St. David’s NeuroTexas Institute. Get tickets here and head out to the Hill Country.