GRAND JUNCTION | The Olathe Sweet Corn Festival, a Colorado fixture for the past two decades, is back on after it was canceled because of budget problems. Todd Queen, one of the festival’s organizers, tells The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel (http://bit.ly/138Kggn ) several local businesses and individuals donated money or in-kind services when they learned the […]
“We started in April,” said Panagiota, an Aurora resident who moved to Colorado from Greece in 1964. “I do this because I love my church. I have fun cooking, but it’s because of the church. It’s for my community.”
KARVAL, Colo. | The ranching hamlet of Karval is hosting its seventh Annual Mountain Plover Festival to celebrate the bird that typically starts arriving in Colorado in early April. The town is hosting the festival Friday through Sunday in southern Lincoln County in eastern Colorado. Colorado Parks and Wildlife says more than half of the […]
Brighten dreary March days by celebrating National Celery Month, National Flour Month and National Sauce Month, plus it’s National Veggie Month in the United Kingdom (otherwise known as Mushy Peas Month).
This is the week of narrowly defined national food days such as National White Chocolate Cheesecake Day (March 6), National Crown Roast of Pork Day (March 7), and National Peanut Cluster Day (March 8).
Distillery School, March 9-10, Downslope Distilling, Centennial. Information: downslopedistilling.com. Details: Learn how to mash, blend and age vodka, rum and whiskey
Among the competing chefs will be: Jason Harrison (Four Seasons Vail), Alex Seidel (Fruition), Lon Symensma (ChoLon), Kelly Liken (Restaurant Liken) and Hosea Rosenberg (Blackbelly Catering).
On February 17 be sure to celebrate National Indian Pudding Day, National Café Au Lait Day and National Cabbage Day. If not, plan for National Margarita Day (Feb. 20).
This week celebrate National Fettucini Alfredo Day (Feb. 7), National Bagels and Lox Day (Feb. 9), National Plum Pudding Day (Feb. 12) and National Tortellini Day (Feb. 13).