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Artichoke Festival

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Event Details

The Artichoke Festival, a cornerstone of Monterey County’s community events, proudly announces the start of ticket sales for its exhilarating 2024 event lineup. Set for June 8th and 9th, 2024, this year’s theme, “Artichoke Festival: Where Fun Blossoms,” extends beyond the traditional celebration of artichokes, introducing a plethora of experiences that promise creativity, community engagement, and fun for all ages.

This Year’s Special Attractions:

  • Gastronomic Delights: We’re excited to welcome new food partners, including The Butcher’s Pit BBQ and renowned Chef Todd Fisher with the Bear and Flag Roadside, who will be hosting his own food booth. These additions will enrich the festival’s culinary landscape, offering attendees a broader spectrum of flavors to savor.
  • Artisan Shopping Galore: The festival will feature new artisan vendors, providing an enhanced shopping experience filled with unique finds and handcrafted goods.
  • Culinary Demonstrations: Don’t miss the pop-up paella demo with Chef Brandon Miller, an interactive showcase of culinary skills and creativity.
  • Non-Profit Alley: A new addition to the festival, the Non-Profit Alley will feature stalls from local non-profits across Monterey County, highlighting their invaluable contributions to our community.

Event Highlights:

  • Friday Night Comedy: “Thistle Be Funny” Comedy Show, featuring Darren Carter, Justin Rivera, and K-Von.
  • Musical Tribute: Experience the magic of the Prince Tribute Band.
  • Vineyard Oasis: A serene wine tasting event, offering selections from California’s finest wineries.

Ticket Sales Are Open: With the festival’s rich array of events, including culinary adventures, music, wine tasting, and community engagement, attendees are urged to secure their tickets promptly. General admission, special event tickets, and discount packages are available for purchase through June 9, 2024.

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A Celebration of Community and Sustainability: The 2024 Artichoke Festival is more than an event; it’s a platform that brings together the best of Monterey County – from food and music to sustainability and community service. As we unveil our flagship events and new partnerships, we reaffirm our commitment to creating an inclusive, engaging, and enjoyable festival experience for all.

Be Part of the Blossoming Fun: We warmly invite everyone to join us in this grand celebration. Whether you’re a food enthusiast eager to try new dishes, a music lover ready to groove to live performances, or a community supporter looking to learn more about local non-profits, the Artichoke Festival has something special for you.

Don’t miss out on this extraordinary celebration of food, shopping, and fun. Secure your tickets today and be part of the community’s most anticipated event. For more information on ticket purchases and event details, please visit our website or contact our ticket office.

Let’s celebrate the joy of community and creativity together at the Artichoke Festival 2024!




June 8, 2024 All Day(GMT-07:00)