March is finally here which means daylight savings, spring and warm (well warmer than usual) weather is just around the corner. And what better way to celebrate the impending return of spring than with some delicious food and drink? Check out some of these fun food related events happening this weekend.
OC Restaurant Week – now until Saturday, March 3
Have you checked out OC Restaurant Week yet? You have until Saturday, March 3rd to check out some of the best food OC has to offer. This only comes around once a year and the deals are too good to pass up so be sure to participate now! I have a few restaurants I’ll definitely be paying a visit to.
FOODSCAPE: Food + Art – Saturday, March 3
Head down to Long Beach to check out this unique exhibition where over 15 artists will be showcasing food-themed art in a variety of mediums from photography to painting and ceramics. Food trucks will be on hand to provide delicious food. To learn more visit http://www.foodbeast.com/foodscape/.
Beer Fest at Whole Foods Huntington Beach – Sunday, March 4
Whole Foods HB is holding their first annual beer fest. For only $10, enjoy tastes from 18(!) beers from 1-4pm. For another cool $5, you can have some pork sliders while you sip your beer.
Farmer’s Markets – Saturday March 3 and Sunday March 4
Get out in the sunshine and check out a local farmer’s market this weekend for some fresh produce and tasty nibbles. For a complete list of Orange County certified farmer’s markets, click here.
Flavors of Laguna Food Tasting Tour – Saturday, March 3
Go on a 3.5-4 hour walking tour through picturesque Laguna Beach and taste food from some of Laguna’s finest restaurants for $55 a person (an additional $5 gets you beer/wine pairings as well). To learn more visit www.flavorsoflaguna.com
So many options, so little time! Good thing those days are starting to get a bit longer…