These 10 festivals across North America celebrate specific foods – often local specialties grown or produced in the region.
The top 10 winners in the category Best Specialty Food Festival are as follows:
- Picklesburgh - Pittsburgh
- Windy City Smokeout - Chicago
- National Cherry Festival - Traverse City, Mich.
- Gelato Festival America - Multiple Cities
- Oregon Truffle Festival - Willamette Valley, Ore.
- Bacon and Beer Classic - Multiple Cities
- Tamale Festival Houston - Houston
- Cheese and Meat Festival - Multiple Cities
- Michael Arnone's Crawfish Fest - Augusta, N.J.
- National Fiery Foods & BBQ Show - Albuquerque
A panel of experts partnered with 10Best editors to pick the initial nominees, and the top 10 winners were determined by popular vote.
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