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Cary’s First Ferment Fest Shares the Joys of Fermented Foods and Drinks

Cary, NC – Humans have been fermenting their foods and drinks for more than 10,000 years, but today, few people try to do it on their own. A new festival in Cary is celebrating fermented foods while also teaching people how they can create it at home. Read more

Lobster Fest Returns to Cary in October 2019

Cary, NC – The first Saturday in October has come to mean only one thing to a church community in Cary and its growing legion of lobster-loving friends. For the 13th consecutive year, St Paul’s Episcopal Church at 221 Union St. is throwing its doors open for its annual Lobster Fest from 11 AM to 3 PM on Saturday, October 5, 2019. Read more

Triangle Oktoberfest Brings German Food, Music and Beer for a Good Cause

Cary, NC – For the fifth year, Cary is home to one of the country’s biggest Oktoberfest with authentic food and beer from Germany with a goal to raise $100,000 for charity. Read more

Lobsterfest Returns with Fresh Lobsters for Fundraiser

Cary, NC – Food fundraisers abound in Cary over the year, celebrating so many of our favorite comforts and delicacies.  That list includes barbecue, fried chicken, fish, subs, and, yes, lobsters. Read more

Tacos ‘N Taps Festival Comes to Koka Booth Amphitheatre

Cary, NC – For fans of Mexican food and culture, Koka Booth Amphitheatre brings you Taco N Taps, a new food festival this weekend.  Expect to experience food and tequila and live music, piñatas and much more. Read more

Pimento Cheese Festival Brings the Heat to Downtown

Cary, NC – What’s your favorite cheese? If it’s anything other than pimento, you need to adjust your mindset by Saturday, June 9, 2018 because Downtown Cary will be celebrating all things pimento with restaurants, food trucks and even a sculpting competition. Read more

Triangle Oktoberfest Returns with Longer Hours, the Polka Brothers and More

Cary, NC – Triangle Oktoberfest keeps getting bigger with each passing year and 2017’s follows that tradition, with music from a nationally recognized polka band, competitions to lift enormous beer steins, authentic food, beer and steins from Germany and much more. Read more

Recipe: Lobster Fest’s Bishop’s Lobster Bisque

Cary, NC – Many religious organizations love to do good works with heartful intentions, dedicated labor and a common vision.  One Cary church has led the way in doing good works by combining the elbow grease and love of lobsters. St. Paul’s Episcopal Church of Cary is holding its 11th annual “Lobster Fest” on Saturday, October 7, 2017. Read more

Fighting Skin Cancer with Fortnight Beer

Cary, NC – One of the least talked-about cancers is also one of the most common. But a partnership between Fortnight Brewing and The Polka Dot Mama Melanoma Foundation (PDMMF) is bringing skin cancer to the forefront with a new beer. Read more

Southern Women’s Show Encourages Local Eating

Cary, NC – North Carolina is known as an agricultural state but how many of us eat food grown locally around us? At the upcoming Southern Women’s Show, visitors can learn about all the ways to eat local and even try food from vendors in the Triangle. Read more