SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ @HalcyonTV -- The Golden State invites visitors to start off the new year by exploring its culinary bounty during the seventh Annual California Restaurant Month in January 2017. For 31 delicious days, participating destinations will offer various discounts, specialty menus and events that showcase the state's diverse range of culinary offerings.
Cities and towns throughout the state are inviting foodies and food lovers to dig in to the best of California cuisine paired with a memorable vacation experience.
"What began as a simple initiative to promote local businesses has grown into an annual statewide collaboration promoting culinary tourism in California," said Visit California President and CEO Caroline Beteta. "We are proud to enter our seventh year of this program as it continues to grow and position California as a top foodie destination."
California's varied destinations are home to a diverse group of Dreamers and Dream Eaters including chefs, restaurant owners and tastemakers. Truly putting the "farm to fork" philosophy into practice, these innovators have developed pioneering menus and restaurant concepts, creating culinary experiences that are exclusive to the Golden State.
Below is a listing of celebratory culinary happenings in Northern, Central and Southern California during California Restaurant Month 2017. For destination updates and a list of all participating destinations, visit: www.DineinCA.com.
Northern California/Bay Area