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Food and Spirits - San Francisco Bay Area

Zinfandel Festival - The Festival offers an appreciation of Zinfandel from every angle you can imagine, from the academic to the lighthearted. More than 200 Zinfandel wineries pour their wines at the festival.

Mountain View Art & Wine Festival - Silicon Valley's World-Class Art & Music Festival is a vibrant multicultural celebration featuring 600 professional artists and craftmakers showing exceptional handcrafted wares, stellar live music on stage and street throughout downtown, the Comcast Pigskin Party Lounge with giant screen TV, festive food and drink with premium wines, microbrews, sangria, mojitos and margaritas, artisan specialty food purveyors, an organic and green products showcase, health and wellness displays, home and garden exhibits, up and coming performers strut their show-stopping stuff on the Community Stage in this "Mountain View's Got Talent" style showcase, and action-packed Kids' Park with a climbing wall, hula hooping, carnival rides and super cool body art.

Chocolate Festival - held in Ghirardelli Square benefiting Project Open Hand. Projected to be the biggest one yet, this two-day long celebration of chocolate will feature sampling by some of the finest local dessert companies and of course Ghirardelli Chocolate! Come enjoy live music, chef demonstrations, ice cream eating contests and more!

Arts & Olive Festival - Back with the original flavor and better than ever! Spend Sunday outdoors with the whole family on the Peninsula: the Arts & Olive Festival will offer a fabulous showcase of olive products, art works, olive pressing demonstrations, and live entertainment. This year for the first time, there will be an opportunity to meet representatives of the Bay Area's diverse arts community at the first Cañada College Arts Resource Fair. Parents will be invited to bring their children to the Kid's Corner where they can play games and take part in craft activities.

San Francisco Beerfest - Enthusiasts can enjoy a bottomless mug of hundreds of craft beers from their favorite local and international breweries as well as delicious eats from sensational San Francisco restaurants