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, now rescheduled for August 8-9, 2020, at the Monterey County Fairgrounds & Event Center in Monterey.

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

Live Musical Entertainment

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

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