Where is the Vidalia onion Festival held? Vidalia Onion Festival – Visit Vidalia | Historic Vidalia, Georgia, Toombs County.
What time of year do Vidalia onions come out? The pack date rings in the start of the Vidalia onion season, where shoppers can get their hands on the famous seasonal treat between April to August. Known for their sweet, mild flavor, these onions compliment any dish – from soups to salads and even desserts.
Why are Vidalia onions considered special? The Granex and related varieties are sweeter than other onions, but the unusual sweetness of Vidalia onions is due to the low amount of sulfur in the soil in which Vidalia onions are grown. The Vidalia onion was named Georgia’s official state vegetable in 1990.
What time does the Vidalia onion Festival close? They are located at the Vidalia Onion Museum. Hours are Mon-Friday from 9am-5pm.