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Chicano All Stars Band – Dance to the Rhythm

Chicano All Stars Band – Dance to the Rhythm Get ready to dance! This band hits the stage with its Latin rock, rhythm & blues and reggae sound ready to rock. Dynamic and energetic with an uptempo horn section keeping the beat, you’ll be on your feet their...

Chef Estevan Jimenez – Food Fusion

  Great food tantalizes the senses. The look, the flavor, the aroma all need to work in unison. Not every chef can make that happen. Chef Jimenez is in that rare group of chefs who know how to create this type of fusion on a plate.He does it by using seasonal...

Chef Butch Francis — Sausage Pioneer

What is a Sausage Whisperer? Well, it’s not actually a What, but a Who. And it’s local entrepreneur Butch Francis, head Sausage Whisperer of the Cowboy Sausage and Chili Company. Butch has the unique ability to take sausage making to new heights of flavor which he...

Artichoke Quiche Recipe

Artichokes are delicious. If you’ve never eaten one, the Artichoke Food and Wine Festival is the place to try them. Stop by the Chef Demo area and see how our creative chefs use artichokes in a broad spectrum of mouthwatering dishes. A little backstory....

Surf’s Up with an All Star Band

Contemporary musicians recreate the surf rock style of the legendary Beach Boys on Sunday’s Main Stage. From the Hawaiian shirts, to A-cappella harmonies, to the classic pop sounds, this tribute band will have you wantin’ to wiggle your toes in the sand on...

Takin’ It Easy with The Eagles Experience

You’ll get a peaceful, easy feeling listening to the vocal harmonies of The Eagles Experience tribute band. Original Eagles band members are part of this tribute ensemble adding authenticity to their jammin’ on behalf of one of the most successful bands of the 1970s....

Going for the Food… Me too!

Okay, so we imagine that you go to a food festival to eat, right? The Castroville Artichoke Food; Wine Festival is no different, and in our opinion, better. Because…. If you love this delicious thistle, you will find more ways to fill your stomach in two days...

Ice Cream, Cheesecake, Cupcakes … Oh My!

Did you ever imagine that you would find the rich flavor of Artichokes in a dessert? Well, we have some spectacular Dessert Designers sharing their creations with us this year. Check this out….Revival Ice cream – quickly becoming the go-to dessert...

Jerry Regester — Begin with the Best

Jerry Regester — Begin with the Best Great cuisine starts with great ingredients. So says Chef Regester, executive chef at the Santa Lucia Preserve in Carmel Valley. We look forward to watching and learning when he uses the great Artichoke ingredient at this...

Artichoke Festival Tickets

Bundle and Save on Festival Tickets Take advantage of these price-saving bundles and create a weekend of fun just right for you! The Arti-Family Pack is a $10 savings and includes two adult admission tickets and two child admission tickets, good for use on either...