The WRavenous calendar lists Waterloo Region’s food and food-focused cultural events organized by local groups and associations.

Event details may have changed. Please check the links for contact information, event updates, restrictions, and ticket or entry fees.

Oktoberfest 2019

Friends, family, and having a GREAT time! That’s what the Ultimate Oktoberfest Experience is all about. Around Oktoberfest it’s called “Gemuetlichkeit” and it has no direct English translation, but essentially means “coziness”. There are many ways to take in the Oktoberfest Experience during the festival! With 17 Festhallen and over 40 Family and Cultural Events, […]

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Various, Waterloo Region,
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Erntefest – Harvest Festival

Join us in celebrating the harvest throughout Oktoberfest with a flurry of activity. We’ll be preparing and baking traditional German recipes. We’re open on Thanksgiving Day! Drop by after the Oktoberfest Parade and try some traditional German Zwiebelkuchen (Onion Cake) and Pflaumenkuchen (Plum Cake) freshly baked in our historic wood oven. About Schneider Haus National […]

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Schneider Haus, 466 Queen Street South
Kitchener, Ontario
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Samhain Tartan Tea

$15 per person plus HST We invite you to join us for one of McDougall's ever-popular Tartan Teas. This time it is Halloween though and guests are invited to dress up in their favourite Halloween costume. There will be cucumber sandwiches, scones with jam and cream, and more. Musician – Bob MacLean (Celtic guitar) will […]

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McDougall Cottage Historic Site, 89 Grand Avenue South
Cambridge, Ontario
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Kids in the Kitchen (recurring event)

We’re teaching kids cooking skills and healthy eating habits in the Cambridge Self-Help Food Bank kitchen. Learn a different kid-friendly recipe every week while meeting new friends and gaining new skills. Kids 12 and under are welcome to join. Kids under 6 must be accompanied by an adult. Kids in the Kitchen meets every Monday from […]

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Cambridge Self-Help Food Bank, 54 Ainslie Street South
Cambridge, Ontario N1R 3K
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Pork Schnitzel & Cabbage Roll Dinner

Welcome to Autumn Social: Pork Schnitzel & Cabbage Roll Dinner Rear Entrance off Parking Lot Deadline for Tickets: Sunday October 20th 2019 Tickets: Adults (Age 13 & Up) $20.00 Children (Age 6-12) $7.00 Children (Age 5 & Under) Free. For Tickets Please Call Brenda @ 519-894-5027. About Christ The King United Church Click here for […]

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Christ The King United Church, 167 Thaler Avenue
Kitchener, ON
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Amazing Soups!

Learn how to make delicious soups that will keep you warm all winter.Using local ingredients, Chef Cori will show you how to make excellent soups that are healthy, affordable and have depth of flavour. Learn the tricks of professional cooks to bring out the best in your ingredients. We will cover stocks, knife skills, and […]

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Rockway Community Centre, 1405 King St E
KItchener, ON N2G2N9
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Soul Cake Making Demonstration and Sampling

Cash donations welcome. November 2 is All Soul’s Day – the day when Scots traditionally honour the souls of the faithful departed by baking Soul Cakes, or, as the Scots call them, “dirge loaves”. This afternoon we’ll be demonstrating how to make these sweet and spicy treats. Fresh samples and free recipes will be available […]

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McDougall Cottage Historic Site, 89 Grand Avenue South
Cambridge, Ontario
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Kids in the Kitchen (recurring event)

We’re teaching kids cooking skills and healthy eating habits in the Cambridge Self-Help Food Bank kitchen. Learn a different kid-friendly recipe every week while meeting new friends and gaining new skills. Kids 12 and under are welcome to join. Kids under 6 must be accompanied by an adult. Kids in the Kitchen meets every Monday from […]

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Cambridge Self-Help Food Bank, 54 Ainslie Street South
Cambridge, Ontario N1R 3K
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