Schedule of Events

The 2016 Cleveland Garlic Festival will take place on Saturday, August 27, 2016 from Noon to 9pm, and Sunday, August 28, 2016 from Noon to 6pm. Specific events will be added to this page as they are confirmed.

Saturday, August 27, 2016


TIME EVENT LOCATION
12:00pm Gates Open North and South Quadrants
12pm - 1:10pm Garfield Heights High School Marching Band Throughout
12pm - 3:00pm Storytelling by Cleveland Public Library Mighty Locavores
12pm - 4:30pm Cleveland Museum of Art’s Studio Go Mighty Locavores
12pm - 5:00pm Cleveland Metroparks’ NatureTracks Mighty Locavores
12pm - 6:00pm Flower Clown Mighty Locavores
12pm - 9:00pm Euclid Beach Boys Thriller Car Throughout
1:00 - 1:45pm Grass-Fed Beef and Garlic
Top Chef Grill-Off Competition
Chef Demo Tent
1:30 - 3:00pm Mo’ Mojo Music Tent
2:00 - 2:45pm BJ’s Gourmet Garlic Farm Chef Demo Tent
2:30pm Miss Garlic and Garlic Fairy Princesses Parade Throughout
3:00 - 3:45pm Free Range Chicken and Garlic
Top Chef Grill-Off Competition
Chef Demo Tent
3:30 - 5:00pm School of Rock Music Tent
4:00 - 4:45pm Cuyahoga Community College Chef Demo Chef Demo Tent
5:30 - 6:30pm Erin Nicole Neal and the Chill Factors Music Tent
5:00 - 5:45pm Crooked Creek Farm Chef Demo Chef Demo Tent
5:00 - 9:00pm Euclid Beach Boys Rocket Ship Car Throughout
6:00 - 6:45pm Local Libations from Watershed Distillery Chef Demo Tent
7:00pm Wind and Sand Belly Dance Troupe Music Tent
7:30 - 9:00pm Sim Ross & the Redemption Music Tent

Sunday, August 28, 2016


TIME EVENT LOCATION
12:00pm Gates Open North and South Quadrants
12pm - 12:30 Parade the Circle Throughout
12pm - 6:00pm Euclid Beach Boys Thriller Car Throughout
1:00 - 2:30pm Evil Ways Music Tent
1:00 - 1:45pm Pasture Raised Pork and Garlic
Top Chef Grill-Off Competition
Chef Demo Tent
2:00 - 2:45pm Chef Demo by Chef Regan Reik of Pier W Chef Demo Tent
2:30pm Dance Cleveland Parade Throughout
3:00 - 4:00pm Ray Flanagan & The Authorities Music Tent
3:00 - 3:45pm Vegetarian Garlic
Top Chef Grill-Off Competition
Chef Demo Tent
4:00 - 4:45pm Thaxton’s Organic Garlic Farm Chef Demo Tent
4:00 - 5:00pm Outback Ray Mighty Locavores
4:00 - 5:00pm St. Ignatius Jugglers Throughout
4:30 - 6:00pm Umojah Nation Music Tent
5:00 - 5:45pm Making Garlic Gnocchi Chef Demo with John Selick from University Hospitals Ahuja Medical Center Chef Demo Tent


All Weekend Long

  • Garlic Gourmet Alley
  • Garlic Fries
  • Mitchell's Garlic Ice Cream
  • Artist Gallery
  • Mighty Locavores Kid’s Zone
  • Wine & Beer Tastings
  • Ohio Cheese Guild Tent


MIGHTY LOCAVORES KID’S ZONE

  • Chalk Art
  • Flower Clown
  • Pedal Tractor Maze
  • “How Does Your Garlic Grow” with Cleveland Botanical Garden Green Corps
  • “Taste the Season” Game
  • Rock Climbing Wall
  • Chicken Coop Raffle
  • Antique Tractors
  • Tractor Combine Simulator
  • Interactive Murals and more!
Our Generous Sponsors

GARLIC CROWN    
Cleveland Clinic

 

   
 
WHOLE GARLIC BULB   GARLIC SCAPE   GARLIC CLOVE   GARLIC SEED
North Union Farmers Market Board of Directors

North Union Farmers Market
Board of Directors

Ohio Wine Producers
  Margaret Wong Renewal by Andersen   Cleveland Public Power
Ohio Savings Bank Ohio Farm Bureau Judson Smart Living Stratos Wealth Partners Forest City Leinenkugel Direct TV
  Pearl of the Orient Howard Hanna | The LeSueur Team
 
Our Community Partners

  O Wow   Ohio Cheese Guild   Porath Print Source   Coral

 

  Bowen   Vitamix   Troy-Bilt   Cleveland RTA

 

  Unity Design   Meyer Hatchery   107.3 The Wave   Edible Cleveland

 

Bialosky + Partners   Bobba-Mike's Garlic Farm   Cleveland Public Library     Cleveland Metroparks

 

Mimi Vanderhaven   Cleveland Museum of Art   Snapology   Trader Joes