The Artichoke Festival

In 1959, the Central Coast community of Castroville, CA gathered to celebrate the harvest of our state vegetable and the region that became known as the “Artichoke Center of the World.” Join us in celebration of all things artichokes at The Artichoke Festival, set for May 30-31, 2020, at the Monterey County Fairgrounds & Event Center in Monterey.

The Artichoke Festival

In 1959, the Central Coast community of Castroville, CA gathered to celebrate the harvest of our state vegetable and the region that became known as the “Artichoke Center of the World.” Join us in celebration of all things artichokes at The Artichoke Festival, set for May 30-31, 2020, at the Monterey County Fairgrounds & Event Center in Monterey.

Purchase tickets

Take a look at all our great-deal packages on our Tickets Page to discover which Artichoke Festival experience is best for you!

Artichoke Festival Maroon Vibes on the Main Stage
Artichoke Festival Chicano All Stars on the Main Stage
Artichoke Festival Raise Your Glass Pink Tribute Band on the Main Stage

Live Musical Entertainment

Our Main Stage will be packed full of entertainment for all Festival goers, FREE with general admission!

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