Why is the Garlic Festival celebrated? The Gilroy Garlic Festival began as an attempt to draw attention to Gilroy’s garlic production. During its 28 years, the Gilroy Garlic Festival has grown from a small, local initiative to a large, internationally recognized food festival.
How much does it cost to get into the Garlic Festival? TICKET PRICES: $15 | $5.
What food is at the Garlic Festival? The California Garlic Festival will take place at the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds on August 13 and 14, from noon to 7 p.m. The festival will feature garlic fries, garlic pesto pasta, garlic mushroom and onion bread bowls and even maple brown sugar garlic ice cream.
Where is the garlic festival moving to? STOCKTON, Calif. —
Dates for the California Garlic Festival have been announced, along with a location in Stockton. The festival will be held Aug. 13 and 14 at the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds, according to a release from festival spokesperson Alan Sanchez.