Blue Ridge Sprouts: Nourish – Savor – Learn

Save the Date!
Saturday, November 6th 2021
West Oaks Farm Market – Winchester, VA

This event will feature demonstrations, storytelling, cooking competitions, and more for adults and kids!

1st Annual Shenandoah Valley Festival

Engage with thousands who are passionate about locally sourced food and the vibrant Shenandoah Valley lifestyle. This fun-filled educational festival represents the best of the Shenandoah Valley and nearby Blue Ridge. It’s a celebration of agricultural heritage, “real food,” and the well balanced, robust way of life found here. Attendees will enjoy:

  • Culinary demonstrations

  • Locally sourced food samples

  • Cooking competitions – for kids and adults!

  • Interactive exhibits

  • Lively storytimes

  • Hayrides, corn maze, pumpkin patch

  • And much more!

Doing Good While Doing Business

Blue Ridge Sprouts’ mission is to promote a healthy, active lifestyle centered around the Shenandoah Valley “real food” community while supporting local charities. The festival is working with the Community Foundation of the Northern Shenandoah Valley which will distribute donated proceeds to local charities aligned with Sprouts’ mission. 

Be a Part of Sprouts!

If your business has a focus on locally sourced food or active lifestyles, then be a part of Sprouts! Choose from indoor and outdoor exhibit spaces starting at just $125. This festival will be extensively promoted through targeted marketing campaigns and expected to draw 3000+ attendees including foodies, couples, parents, grandparents, and kids!

Food Vendors: There are a limited number of spaces and what you serve must support locally sourced food.

Reserve your exhibit space today and showcase your business with Blue Ridge Sprouts!

*Exhibitors / Vendors are responsible for tables, chairs, linens, signage, and their display.*

Example of Exhibitors:

  • Agri-tourism attractions
  • Farms with CSA programs
  • Community stores featuring locally sourced products
  • Restaurants serving sustainable “real” food
  • Food artisans
  • Personal chefs & nutrition professionals
  • Outdoor adventure programs & guides
  • After-school programs & summer camps
  • Arts & music centers/programs
  • Museums & historical attractions
  • Parks & Recreation centers
  • Family-friendly resorts, inns & hotels
  • Sports equipment retailers
  • Family health & wellness professionals 

About West Oaks Farm Market

Experience 10th Generation Farming at it’s best in historic Winchester, VA!

West Oaks Farm Market offers acres of fruit trees including apples, peaches, cherries, plums, & nectarines. We also have fields of vegetables including sweet corn, tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, & a WHOLE lot more! The great crops grow to peak ripeness, then will be harvested, packed, and delivered straight to you!

Bucket of Strawberries from West Oaks Farm Market

Plan your weekend around this great destination

Taste of Blue Ridge has a line up of award-winning hotel and resort partners here in the Shenandoah Valley. Many partners are offering packages as well as shuttles to the event. Itinerary ideas are listed for each lodging location so you can plan a weekend around this Root to Table Family Food Festival. Winchester, VA is just over an hour from Dulles International Airport and an hour from Washington DC.