The world is full of strange food, with even stranger festivals to celebrate it from a cheese rolling competition in england to a west virginia roadkill cook-off in, check out 12 of the world's strangest food fests. Top 10 weirdest food festivals in this world. Ever wonder what munching on fried grasshoppers tastes like how about having water jelly for dessert how about savoring gizzards all the while. There are thousands of famous food festivals around the globe, all of which are probably fun and delicious however, there are some special food festivals that venture from the norm to the downright bizarre from roadkill to the consumption of insects, these weird and wacky food festivals deserve a special. Let your food festival be inspired by the hundreds of weird and wonderful food events happening around the world each year.
From tomatoes in spain to turnips in italy to seaworms in lombok, here's 10 of the weirdest food festivals in the world. Lao baked eggs from immm rice and beyond are a popular street food [keng sisavath] west loop — the first strange foods festival is not intended to be some andrew zimmern-themed carnival, high on the ick factor, replete with fried insects and innards on sticks no, the strangest thing to be served. Oddball food festivals, from a cheese curd-eating contest to a competitive bug fest.
It doesn't quite seem like summer if you don't have the opportunity to go to a festival or fair, eat some food on a stick and enjoy a variety of interesting and unique treats while there are fairs and festivals in nearly every city and town in america, some of the most unique are those that feature a particular food. Whether your favorite food is pumpkin or lobster, there are american food festivals that celebrate it in a big, wacky, wonderful, delicious way. Food is not just for eating — it's also for throwing, sculpting and rolling, as these bizarre festivals go to show we've rounded up 7 events from around the world, which all celebrate the weird and wonderful ways you can use food from wrestling in mashed potatoes to chasing cheese down a steep hill. Last week, a 22-year-old brooklynite got fed up and sarcastically invited friends to an unusual facebook event: a food festival that doesn't really exist titled “ claim to be going to a food festival that you will never attend,” the occasion is slated to take place in times square on the evening of october.
18 gilroy garlic festival – california, usa | july the gilroy garlic festival in california is the largest, and arguably smelliest, food festival in the world make sure you try the free garlic ice cream – it's, er, interesting. Nordland music festival, bodø the festival makes use of every corner of bodø and invites you to sample classical music, jazz, folk music and pop, indoors and outdoors the festival takes place in march each year mela festival, oslo: this festival will challenge your senses with international rhythms, music, dance and food. Interactive infographic on unusual food festivals in italy by ciao citalia.
This nation is all about gluttony -- and it's partly why food festivals are so popular these are the weirdest ones from across the country. From messy to mysterious, these atypical food festivals are one-of-a-kind. These bizarre food festivals will make you get out of your comfort zone from bugs to tomato fights, these are the food festivals celebrating weird traditions. Food festivals can be a great way to try an areas local delicacies or something completely out of the ordinary like rotten shark take a look at these weird festivals of food.
Not every state can boast a spam jam complete with chef-inspired spam creations like they have in waikiki however, georgia has a fair share of unusual food festivals.
From getting the perfect mashed potato mudpack to skiing with melon 'boots', adelina storkaas gets her teeth stuck into fabulously unique festivals where food is the star of the show, if rarely put in your mouth. The strange food festival is a way to recognize the kinds of foods people in other parts of the world enjoy, but it's also a way to bring attention to some of the smaller restaurants in chicago that may not get the attention they deserve. Let your freak flag fly with our guide to the weirdest festivals and events in america. From the world's largest food fight to a tuna toss to a roadkill cook-off, here are 13 of the weirdest, wackiest, food-focused festivals from around the world.