Join the Garlic Party! Apply Now to be a Vendor or Performer at the 2019 Gilroy Garlic Festival

2019 Gilroy Garlic Festival
July 26, 27 & 28, 2019



Join the Garlic Party! Apply Now to be a Vendor or Performer at the 2019 Gilroy Garlic Festival

January 25, 2019 (Gilroy, CA): Want to be a part of summer’s greatest food festival? The Gilroy Garlic Festival is now accepting applications for food and merchandise vendors, arts and crafts vendors, Children’s Area vendors, and entertainers. All prospective vendors and performers must submit online applications by March 15 to participate in the 2019 Festival, which will be held July 26, 27 and 28, 2019, at Christmas Hill Park in Gilroy.

Each year, the Gilroy Garlic Festival hosts 100+ Arts and Crafts booths featuring original fine arts and crafts, as well as food, beverage, and merchandise booths selling everything from Cajun crawdads to garlic-shaped hats. A special Children’s Area features family-friendly entertainment, activities, food, drinks, and merchandise booths. Festival guests also enjoy live entertainment on three stages in a wide variety of musical styles, including rock, country, blues, swing, and more. In 2018, the Gilroy Garlic Festival attracted over 80,000 visitors.

All applications must be posted online no later than 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 15, 2019. A $35.00 non-refundable application fee must be submitted with each application for Arts and Crafts, Food/Merchandise, and Children’s Area vendors.

For additional information and online application forms, go to or call 408-842-1625.


About the Gilroy Garlic Festival
The 41st annual Gilroy Garlic Festival will be on July 26, 27, and 28, 2019, at Christmas Hill Park in Gilroy, California. The Gilroy Garlic Festival has been officially certified by GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® as the world’s largest garlic festival and draws thousands of garlic-loving guests from around the globe every year. Presented by Raley’s, Bel Air, and Nob Hill Foods, this three-day celebration features gourmet garlicky food, live entertainment, cooking competitions, and fun for the whole family. For more information, go to


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