Savor September Festivals

Area Daily's round-up of the best September food festivals

Eat and drink your way through September with festivals that showcase succulent seafood, inventive dishes and tasty beverages. Steal away for the weekend to savor the food and drink of September.

Put on your sea legs for the annual Maryland Seafood Festival Sept. 8 to 9 in Annapolis, Md. Nosh on Maryland's favorite dishes from local chefs and restaurants.

Taste over 175 varieties of Heirloom tomatoes at the 16th Annual Kendall-Jackson Heirloom Tomato Festival in Santa Rosa, Calif. Sample tomato dishes from local wine country and San Francisco restaurants.

Sip your way through the Bourbon Capital of the World at the Kentucky Bourbon Festival, Sept. 11 to 16 in Bardstown, Ky. Explore the whiskey trail while capturing history and culture.

Chill out in New England at the Newport Mansions Wine and Food Festival on Sept. 21 to 23 in Newport, R.I. Go for the chef demonstrations, wine tasting, and some of Newport's finest mansions.

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