Date(s) - 24/08/2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sainte-Anne Farmers' Market
In addition to the regular Farmers’ Market stands (open every Saturday, from 9 am to 2 pm) we will welcome at least another 15 vendors, all garlic producers or selling garlic products.
PARC LALONDE TENT
9:00 – Opening of the 13th edition of the Garlic Festival
9:30 – Workshop “Growing Great Garlic” presented by Dan Brisebois of La Ferme Coopérative Tourne-Sol
10:30 – Workshop “Introduction to Garlic Varieties” presented by Dan Brisebois of La Ferme Coopérative Tourne-Sol
11:30 – Workshop “Braiding Garlic” presented by Laeticia Cuervas of La Ferme Les Jardins Soleil
12:30 – Stage presentations by the Master of Ceremony Gabriel Campagne
1:00 – Live music with the band Les Baricades
3:30 – Announcing the winners of the gift basket draws
10:00 – Live music with the duet Michael Cotnoir and Mathieu Langlois
1:00 – Conference (FR): “On a dying planet, Super Hemp to the rescue” by Robert Beaulieu of La Ferme La Prucheraie
2:00 – Workshop”Black Garlic in my Plate” presented by Carolina Oropeza of Nan Cheeze
3:00 – Workshop “Dealing with today’s issues in agriculture” presented by Heidi Asnong of Ferme Asnong inc.
There will be workshops every hour, activities for the kids, live music and on stage shows; everyone can find something fun at the Garlic Festival. Come eat lunch on site and get some prepared food from our stands, like tacos and Cuban sandwiches. For those wishing for a souvenir, you can also purchase a t-shirt of the festival!
Welcome to all!