Schedule

We’re currently finalizing the schedule for this year.

For reference, here’s some of the fun from the 8th Annual Garlic Festival. 

Main Stage Music: 10:00am – 3:00pm

Garlic & Farm Market: 10:00am – 3:00pm

Cooking Demonstrations: 12:00pm  ~  1:00pm

Learn to Grow Garlic Workshops: 11:00am  ~  1:00pm  ~  2:00pm

Farm Tours: 10:30am ~ 12:30pm ~ 1:30pm

10:00am

Festival Opens

10:30am

Farm Tour

Educator Bardia Khaledi will lead you on a fun and informative tour of The Sharing Farm. The Farm grows food for families in need in the multiple award winning Terra Nova Rural Park. Learn more about The Farm and the fruits and vegetables that can be grown in Richmond.

11:00am

Free Workshop: Grow Your Own Garlic

Learn how to grow garlic in your own yard or even in a pot on your balcony.

12:00pm

Cooking Demonstration – Karen Barnaby

Vancouver chef Karen Barnaby has the scoop — and the recipes — on the latest food trends. An accomplished author, she is a top executive chef. Karen will be making a Laotian salad and spicy green beans with garlic chips

Free Workshop: More Bumblebees Please

Want big, juicy tomatoes? You’re going to need bumblebees in your garden. Learn about the challenges of creating forage and nesting sites for our fuzzy “flying teddy bears”. Find out which flowers are particularly important for bumblebee health. Discover the fascinating life cycle of the bumblebees and how it differs from honeybees and solitary bees.

12:30pm

Farm Tour

Educator Bardia Khaledi will lead you on a fun and informative tour of The Sharing Farm. The Farm grows food for families in need in the multiple award winning Terra Nova Rural Park. Learn more about The Farm and the fruits and vegetables that can be grown in Richmond.

1:00pm

Cooking Demonstration – Danilo Ibarra
Free Workshop: Grow Your Own Garlic

Learn how to grow garlic in your own yard or even in a pot on your balcony.

1:30pm

Farm Tour

Educator Bardia Khaledi will lead you on a fun and informative tour of The Sharing Farm. The Farm grows food for families in need in the multiple award winning Terra Nova Rural Park. Learn more about The Farm and the fruits and vegetables that can be grown in Richmond.

2:00pm

Free Workshop: Grow Your Own Garlic

Learn how to grow garlic in your own yard or even in a pot on your balcony.