Media Kit

2018 Gilroy Garlic Festival Media Kit

In 2018 the Gilroy Garlic Festival will be celebrating 40 years of family fun!

Please check back in May for updated media kit and other resources. For additional information, contact Katherine Filice at 408.852.3510 or


  • Each year, Gilroy Garlic Festival visitors consume more than 2 tons of fresh garlic from Gilroy’s own Christopher Ranch
  • Average annual attendance: nearly 100,000
  • Total attendance since 1979: 4,401,613
  • Over 4,000 volunteers work each year on behalf of over 140 non-profit groups in Gilroy and surrounding communities
  • The Gilroy Garlic Festival Association is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that has awarded $11,227,280 to community schools and non-profit organizations since 1979