10/03/2012 08:55 am ET Updated Dec 03, 2012

America's Best Harvest Festivals

By Justine Sterling, Food & Wine

From a Kiss the Pig contest in Dallas to an heirloom tomato tasting at Thomas Jefferson's Monticello in Virginia, harvest festivals gather crowds across the country in celebration of local agriculture. And there's usually pie. Here, Food & Wine names some of America's best harvest festivals.

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America's Best Harvest Festivals