18th Annual Garlic Fest – Brought to you by your South Florida Honda Dealers
Contact: Nancy Stewart-Franczak, CFEE (561) 274-4663
Your South Florida Honda Dealers are proud to be the Title Sponsor of the 2017 South Florida Garlic Fest. When you visit your nearest Honda Dealer, you’ll find vehicles like the Accord…the #1 selling Sedan in its class for the past 40 years or the Civic…also the #1 selling vehicle in its class and the 2016 North American Car of the year! The CR-V is the best-selling Compact SUV in America…and KBB’s Best Buy and Best Compact SUV for Families!! Visit SFHondaDealers.com to find the dealer nearest you!
The best stinkin’ party in town is now the best stinkin’ party in South Florida is moving to John Prince Park in Lake Worth, Florida! That means we are going to take everything you have always loved about Garlic Fest and make it bigger and better than ever before! Thanks to our friends at Palm Beach County, we have found the perfect spot! Now, all you have to do is sit back, start stocking up on mints, and count down the days until South Florida Garlic Fest 2017…coming this February!
Our Internationally Award Winning Event brought home another nine awards this year, continuing the reputation of THE signature food and entertainment event in South Florida. The Garlic Fest continues its focus on local community group volunteer involvement with a dedicated team of 20 non-profit organizations comprised of over 550 volunteers. The festivities include live national musical entertainment, artists & crafters, professional level cooking competitions, amusement rides and garlic-infused cuisine that permeate the air. The three-day event will be held Friday through Sunday, Feb. 10 – 12, 2017. Festival hours are Friday: 5 PM-11 PM, Saturday: 11 AM-11 PM, Sunday: 11 AM-6 PM.
This unique event crosses all cultural boundaries and ages, providing something for everyone featuring; National Act Musical Entertainment, the Cloves & Vines Wine Garden, full liquor bars, Garlic Chef Stadium, garlic-inspired gourmet food, over 200 unique vendors, children’s activities and amusement rides, professional level cooking competitions and Home Depot Garlic University. Garlic Fest was started by a group of locals as a means to raise funds for local non-profit organizations dedicated to children’s arts and activities and it is still run by those same local organizations today! Last year we topped $585,000 in charitable contributions to date for the 18 organizations and the 550 community volunteers they represent.
The Garlic Fest is a gathering that renews communal spirit and it enriches the fabric of south Florida life. Our Main Stage area opens on Friday, Feb. 10th at 6:00 pm and continues non-stop through Sunday, Feb. 12th. Over the past few years, The Garlic Fest has brought great music to south Florida! Seminal performances by Dispatch, Trombone Shorty, Buddy Guy, G. Love & Special Sauce, The Wailers and Rebelution in the last several years reflect our commitment to great, eclectic music.
The Garlic Fest draws international media attention including a featured spot on the Food Networks “Unwrapped”. It has been featured in over 40 national magazines, two network appearances and countless hours of local media coverage.
So Garlic Heads get ready to regale, rejoice, refresh and renew at the 18th Annual Garlic Fest brought to you by your South Florida Honda Dealers on Feb. 10 – 12, 2017. For more information, visit our website at www.sflgarlicfest.com and don’t miss the “Best Stinking Party in South Florida”. #GarlicFest2017
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