‘Artichoke Woman’ Poster Will Be in Attendance

Model for Iconic ‘Artichoke Woman’ Poster Will Be in Attendance, Sign Posters, at 2018 Castroville Artichoke Food & Wine Festival CASTROVILLE, CA. (May 21, 2018) — Joanne Gallaher, model for the iconic “Artichoke Woman” poster for the 1988 Castroville Artichoke...

Artichoke Festival Ocean Mist Farm Scholarship

Seven Area Students to be Awarded Scholarships CASTROVILLE, CA. (May 14, 2018) — Seven Central Coast students will be awarded Ocean Mist Farms Academic Scholarships at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, June 2, at the 59th annual Castroville Artichoke Food & Wine Festival at...

Advance tickets and discounted ticket packages are available

Advance Tickets, Discounted Ticket Packages Available for 59th Annual Castroville Artichoke Food & Wine Festival June 2-3, in Monterey CASTROVILLE, CA. — Advance tickets and discounted ticket packages are available online for the 59thannual Castroville Artichoke...

Best Chefs in Monterey County

The 59th Annual Artichoke Food & Wine Festival Will Showcase Talents of Some of the Top Chefs in Monterey County CASTROVILLE, CA. – Some of the best chefs in Monterey County will be showcasing their culinary talents at the 59th annual Artichoke Food &...

Quilt Challenge

Quilters Sought for First Annual Castroville Artichoke Food & Wine Festival Quilt Challenge at 59th Annual Festival June 2-3 CASTROVILLE, Calif. — Are you handy with needle and thread or sewing machine? Then you’re invited to join the Castroville Artichoke Food...

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...