Festival

We look forward to seeing you at the 2017 Gilroy Garlic Festival on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, July 28, 29 & 30. This year's event is bigger, better and bolder than ever before!


DON'T MISS IN 2017!

Bigger - Better - Bolder
  • Special appearances by Food Network superstar Giada de Laurentiis and MasterChef Season 7 winner Shaun O'Neale
  • The Great Gilroy Garlic Eating Contest, with officials from GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ to certify if anyone breaks the world record for Most garlic cloves eaten in one minute
  • 95.3 KRTY Hot Country acts Jacob Davis, Chris Ferrara and Aubrey Road
  • New outdoor Wine Garden featuring award-winning wines from local vintners

At the world's greatest summer food festival, you’ll enjoy three full days of great garlicky food, live entertainment, and family fun. Get your discount tickets online today!

CHAMPIONS FOR CHARITY OFFICIAL RULES: GREAT GARLIC COOK-OFF2016 GREAT GARLIC COOK-OFF WINNING RECIPEGREAT GARLIC COOK-OFF WINNERS GARLIC SHOWDOWN

  • Entertainment
    Enjoy live music on three stages going on all weekend long
  • Children’s Area
    Find lots of fun & games for younger visitors and their families
  • Arts & Crafts
    Discover exceptional arts and crafts booths on both sides of the park
  • Art Poster Contest
    A competition of artists around the country.
  • Shop
    Stock up on Festival swag to show your garlic pride!