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Richmond Garlic Fest Returns! 
Sunday, August 14th, 2022 10am-3pm

Join us for a Celebration of our Community, Sustainable Farming & GARLIC

What is the Richmond Garlic Fest?

The Sharing Farm Society is proud to announce the 12th Annual Richmond Garlic Festival!

For 11 years the Richmond Garlic Fest has been supporting the Sharing Farm's food-dignity mandate to cultivate nutritious, sustainably grown produce for community members facing food insecurity. The festival attracts community members from throughout the Lower Mainland, with an expected attendance of 6,000. Highlights for festival-goers include live birds-of-prey flying demonstrations, a celebrated children's area, an expanded farmer's market, food trucks with garlic specials, and live entertainment.


Sign Up to be a Garlic Fest Volunteer!

Volunteers are an integral part of the Garlic Fest.  From serving garlic ice cream to helping make garlic braided headbands in our kid's zone, we couldn't do it without your help! Sign up below for a volunteer shift at this years festival.

Throughout the Festival


 Over one thousand pounds of locally grown garlic of different varieties for sale


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Raptor Demonstrations
Birds of prey demonstrations
with expert bird handlers.

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Workshops & Entertainment
Garlic growing and native plant workshops, farm tours, live music & more


Mouth-watering, garlic-inspired dishes by local food trucks, and Sharing Farm roasted garlic, along with various iced beverages! 

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Little Cloves Kids’ Zone
Nature based, family friendly activities


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Garlic Ice Cream
Take a culinary adventure and sample our unique garlic ice cream


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Farmer’s Market
Fresh produce, local honey, and artisanal products


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Mark your Calendars!

Sunday, August 14th, 2022

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Getting Here

We encourage festival goers to attend by transit, foot or bicycle

By Foot: The Festival is at 2771 Westminster Highway

By Bicycle: ​​A bike valet service will be available in a securely guarded area near the festival entrance.

By Transit: The 401 bus picks up at the Skytrain stop, and stops on No 1 Rd. This is a 14 minute walk from the festival site.

By Car: Limited parking is available at Spul'u'Kwuks Elementary School, entry on Barnard

The festival takes place at the Sharing Farm, in Terra Nova Rural Park, located on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territories of the xʷmə𝜃kʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) people.


How You Can Help

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Bring your own reusable
water bottles

There is a water refill station available on site.


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Bring your own reusable shopping bags

We know you’re going to want to take home lots of delicious garlic, so make sure you don’t forget your shopping bags :)

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Sorry, No Dogs!

We love our furry friends, but Terra Nova Park is in an important Bird Area.
City of Richmond Bylaws mean that no dogs are allowed, even on leash.