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.

Here is a sample of what to expect, from last year's schedule!


Saturday, September 12, 2015

TIME EVENT LOCATION
12:00pm Gates Open North and South Quadrants
12:00pm Flute Music by Linda Sandhaus Ohio Cheese Guild Tent
12:00pm-1:10pm Top Hat Black Music Tent
12:00pm-3:00pm Storytelling by Cleveland Public Library Mighty Locavores
12:00pm-6:00pm Flower Clown Mighty Locavores
12:00pm-9:00pm Euclid Beach Boys Rocket Ship Car
and Thriller Car
Throughout
1:00pm How to Farmstead with Ben Baldwin from Kokoborrego Cheese Ohio Cheese Guild Tent
1:00-1:45pm Grass-Fed Beef and Garlic
Garlic Top Chef Grill-Off Competition
Chef Demo Tent
1:30pm-2:30pm Megan Zurkey Band Music Tent
2:00pm Ohio Wines & Cheese: The New Frontier with Adam Fleischer from The Wine Spot Ohio Cheese Guild Tent
2:00-2:45pm Local Farm Stand Herbal Sorbets
by Mitchell's Ice Cream
Chef Demo Tent
2:00pm-3:00pm Outback Ray Mighty Locavores
2:30pm Miss Garlic and Garlic Fairy Princesses Parade Throughout
2:45pm Garlic Eating Contest – RULES / REGISTER Chef Demo Tent
3:00pm Hold that Mozzarella Stretch Ohio Cheese Guild Tent
3:00-3:45pm Free Range Chicken and Garlic
Garlic Top Chef Grill-Off Competition
Chef Demo Tent
3:00pm-4:20pm The Ohio Weather Band Music Tent
4:00pm Whey to go! Ricotta Making Ohio Cheese Guild Tent
4:00-4:45pm Cuyahoga Community College Chef Demo Chef Demo Tent
4:00pm-6:00pm Snapology of Cleveland Mighty Locavores
4:20pm-4:45pm Wind and Sand Bellydance Troupe Music Tent
4:45pm-6:20pm Tom Evanchuck Band Music Tent
5:00-5:45p Crooked Creek Farm Chef Demo Chef Demo Tent
6:00pm Oh There's No Cheese like Ohio's for the Holidays with Shannon Welsh from Heinen's Ohio Cheese Guild Tent
6:00-6:45pm Local Libations from Watershed Distillery Chef Demo Tent
6:20pm-7:00pm Rising Star Acrobatic Dance School Music Tent
7:00pm-7:50pm Midnight Passenger Music Tent
8:10pm-9:00pm The Commonwealth Music Tent


Sunday, September 13, 2015

TIME EVENT LOCATION
12:00pm Gates Open North and South Quadrants
12:00pm Flute Music by Linda Sandhaus Ohio Cheese Guild Tent
12:00-12:30pm Shaw High School Marching Band Throughout
12:00pm-2:00pm Snapology of Cleveland Mighty Locavores
12:00pm-6:00pm Flower Clown Mighty Locavores
12:00pm-6:00pm Glenn the Bubble Guy Mighty Locavores
12:30pm-1:35pm Morgan Mecaskey Music Tent
1:00pm Hold that Mozzarella Stretch Ohio Cheese Guild Tent
1:00-1:45pm Pasture Raised Pork and Garlic
Garlic Top Chef Grill-Off Competition
Chef Demo Tent
1:50pm-3:00pm By Light We Loom Music Tent
2:00pm Ohio Wines & Cheeses: The New Frontier with Adam Fleischer from The Wine Spot Ohio Cheese Guild Tent
2:00-2:45pm Local Libations from Watershed Distillery Chef Demo Tent
2:00-6:00pm Euclid Beach Boys Rocket Ship Car
and Thriller Car
Throughout
2:45pm Garlic Eating Contest – RULES / REGISTER Chef Demo Tent
3:00pm Sweet Cheese! Tiramisu Making with Chef Tim McCoy Ohio Cheese Guild Tent
3:00pm-3:30pm Get Hep Swing Band Music Tent
3:00-3:45pm Vegetarian Garlic
Garlic Top Chef Grill-Off Competition
Chef Demo Tent
3:30pm-4:35pm Maura Rogers and the Bellows Music Tent
4:00pm My Garden of Eatin' Extremely Local Mascarpone Ohio Cheese Guild Tent
4:00-4:45p Clover Road Cream Cheese Chef Demo Chef Demo Tent
4:55pm-6:00pm Revolutionary Brass Band Music Tent
5:00pm Sweet Cheese! Tiramisu Making with Chef Tim McCoy Ohio Cheese Guild Tent
5:00-5:45p Making Garlic Gnocchi Chef Demo with John Selick from University Hospitals Ahuja Medical Center Chef Demo Tent
5:00-6:00pm Outback Ray Mighty Locavores


All Weekend Long



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 Ohio Cheese Guild Renewal by Andersen   Cleveland Public Power
Ohio Savings Bank Ohio Farm Bureau Judson Smart Living Stratos Wealth Partners Forest City Leinenkugel
  Pearl of the Orient Howard Hanna | The LeSueur Team Medical Mutual
 
Our Community Partners

  O Wow   Basista Furniture   Porath Print Source   Coral

 

  Bowen   Vitamix   Troy-Bilt   Cleveland RTA

 

  Bobba-Mike's Garlic Farm   Meyer Hatchery   107.3 The Wave    

 

Bialosky + Partners   French Pastries Cleveland   Bare Knuckle Group      

 

Mimi Vanderhaven   Edible Cleveland   Unity Design   Cleveland Public Library    
Snapology         Trader Joes