September 16th 2018 09:00 AM - September 16th 2018 05:00 PM

8th Annual Toronto Garlic Festival

5.00
601 Christie Street, Toronto, ON, Canada

8th Annual Toronto Garlic Festival

EVENT DESCRIPTION

Stock up on your winter supply of fresh Ontario garlic, taste delicious garlic-themed food prepared by local chefs paired with craft beer. Also, garlic-infused chocolate, fudge, black garlic brownie, and garlic ice cream, all created by local chocolatiers. Plus, black garlic, pickled garlic scapes, garlic jelly, garlic dill pickles, garlic braids, garlic bulbils (for planting) garlic pesto, and several types of Ontario-made condiments. Fascinating presentations throughout the day.  Admission: $5.00. Free for children under 12. Fresh Ontario Garlic, delicious food, garlic braiding workshop, and craft beer and wine are for sale. Expected attendance: 4,000.

$5 Admission includes access to:

Free Garlic Shots - get a shot of Ontario garlic from our garlic barristas.

Garlic Breath Contest - get your garlic breath measured in the parts per billion.

Virtual Reality Farm Tour - wear VR googles and "tour" an Ontario garlic harvest.

Live Music Stage All Day - Modern Indian Classical, Traditional & Contemporary Ghanian Music, Irish Tradional, World Percussion & Turkish singing, Solo steel pan), Donald Quan & Bob Cohen (Film score), and Latin easy listening DJ.

Presentations, Demos & Workshops - Growing Garlic (Farmer Shawn Stevens),  50 Shades of Garlic (Chef Jamie Kennedy),  Why The Heck Would Anyone Put Garlic In Dessert? (Kaya Ogruce, Death in Venice), A HerStory of Garlic (Chef Anne Sorrenti), Garlic Stake: A Vampires Last Meal (Suyin  Olguin, Queen’s University), The Garlic Sauce – Nuoc Cham Vietnamese Sauce Demo (Chef Thompson Tran), Garlic Art Knitting & Crochet Workshops (Cookie Roscoe & Jacob Goldfarb).

Screenings -  Garlic is as Good as Ten Mothers  Les Blank) and The Angry Inuk (Alethea Arnaquq-Baril).  

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ABOUT THE ORGANIZER

Toronto Garlic Festival

Farmers selling garlic and chefs cooking with garlic.

Ticket Information

Please note that your tickets will be email to you and attached as a PDF upon successfully registering for this event. In the event that you have either not received your confirmation email, cannot find the confirmation email, or used an incorrect email address, please contact the organizer.

All ticket holders will receive an email notification reminder 24-48 hours prior to the event's start date (this does not imply particular sessions, just the event). Your tickets will also be attached to this email.

It's encouraged to save your tickets to your phone by downloading them or taking a screenshot, however you may also print your tickets before arriving to the event.



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