With spring on its way, now is a great time to come out of hibernation for these fun food festivities
Featured photo courtesy of Zingerman’s Cornman Farms
By Arianna Endicott
Sundays March 1—April 5
Zingerman’s Cornman Farms, 8540 Island Lake Rd., Dexter
Chef Kieron Hales, a native of England, brings a bit of his homeland to the States with these savory pies. Each week will feature a unique filling, like Chicken Tikka Masala, Chestnut and Mushroom, Steak and Stilton and more. Pies will be available for preorder online, or in person at the farm. Guests are welcome to take their food to go, or enjoy a meal at one of the farmhouse tables.
Cost: $19 per meal, available for preorder online or in person
Urbanrest Brewing Company, 2615 Wolcott St., Ferndale
Preeti’s Catering teams up with Urbanrest Brewing Company to bring a five-dish menu to this tasty pop-up. Traditional Indian dishes like Pindi Chole and Bohri-style Keema Samosas will be served, as well as a dessert with a western twist: Gulabjamun cupcakes.
Various time slots
Soul’s Dining & Entertainment, 17410 E Warren Ave., Detroit
Participants can choose from four different seafood bags to dine on: shrimp, crab, both — or double of both! All bags also include potatoes, corn, smoked beef sausage, egg, butter sauce and lemon, as well as a drink and dessert. A cash bar will also be available.
Cost: $25—50, available via Eventbrite
Margarita Crawl USA is bringing one of its most popular events to the Motor City. This free-roam event will feature food and drink specials at participating venues. All participants will receive an event cup, koozie and drink specials. VIP tickets will also include a t-shirt, VIP badge and a coupon for a complimentary drink.
Cost: $18—35, available to purchase via Eventbrite
International Institute of Metro Detroit, 111 East Kirby St., Detroit
This festival will feature food from Whipped by Whitt, Yell Sweets, Loaded On The Go and more! Each admission purchase includes three meal tickets, with more available to buy at the event. Drinks and shopping will be available onsite.
Cost: $10, available on ettngood.com