August 15-18, lucky Calgarians and tourists alike got to sample some of the best food the city has to offer at Taste of Calgary in Eau Claire Market. Unlike my friends, who took their time to wander about and visit the vendors and shows, my first priority when we arrived (given that I had skipped breakfast that day) was to dive into the food booths and sample everything. This was my first time partaking in this festival and I must say I was extremely pleased with what each booth had to…
Every year, there is one festival that I do not miss. It is the time where I can let my inner food junkie run free. This festival: the Taste of Calgary! Every August (this year it was Aug 15-18), the Eau Claire Market plaza is invaded by white tents bearing luring signs.
Eau Claire kids -what book would you create out of food? Start thinking and call 715-839-5004 to register for the Clearwater Edible Book Festival, coming up Saturday, February 15th, 2014! (Geronimo Stilton was an entry from the contest at the Fish Creek Public Library)
Eau Claire Cherry Festival, via YouTube. Cherry heaven
In mid-August, Eau Claire Festival Plaza in downtown Calgary will transform into a foodie’s paradise during the annual Taste of Calgary festival. This 4-day celebration of the culinary arts showcases cuisine from around the world at dozens of tasting booths. In addition to the food, the event features entertainment, activities and fun for the whole family.