WHEN:  July 20, 2019 from 4 pm to 8 pm

WHERE:  Pat Baker Park


Learn about local garlic and how to grow your own. Enjoy garlicky food dishes prepared by local food trucks, even garlic ice cream! Sip wine & beer. Listen to live music. Bring the kids for fun activities. And most importantly buy your garlic for the coming months, supporting farmers and creating a community around the love of garlic.

This free event is part of Artown. This event is funded by Nevada Department of Agriculture, gets support from the City of Reno and cosponsored by Be the Change Project.


Please click here for a list of all vendors. From salty to sweet and everything garlicky in between, we have the best line up of vendors to date!


4-5:30 pm Kicks! An American Band 

5:30-6 pm Taiko Drummers 

6-8 pm Dancing with Clowns

FREE face painting and live chalk installation with local artist Nathaniel Benjamin throughout the entire festival.

Garlic Gurus

4-5 pm Earstin Whitten of Soulful Seeds

5-6 pm Jana Vanderhaar of Verdant Landscaping

6-8 pm Randy Robinson from Rail City Garden Nursery

Also at 4:30pm, 5:30pm, & 6:30pm there will be live cooking demonstrations on how to make a lovely garlic vinaigrette

Location: At the Northwest Entrance of the Park

Limited Parking 

Please consider riding your bike or carpooling. We've enlisting some bike taxis too and have arranged a FREE shuttle from the Livestock Events Center. For more information please click here.

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