Even the most seasoned traveler may not have ticked off all these delicious festivals off their bucket list. These international celebrations go above and beyond the run of the mill food events. From edible runway shows to the longest lunch table ever, check out these incredible 9 food festivals worth travelling to.
#1. Chinchilla Melon Festival
Most towns, when trying to encourage tourism, think about investing in hotels or bars and restaurants, not Chinchilla in Queensland. Their solution? A melon skiing festival. Festival goers can eat the melons, use them for skiing, spit pips, and get involved in a “melon chariot race”. But the main event is the final, giant melon food fight.