Celebrate! Thrive! North Quabbin Garlic and Arts Festival Turns 25!
Mark your calendars for the 25th Annual North Quabbin Garlic and Arts Festival, Sept 30/Oct 1, 2023. The “Festival that Stinks” is a fabulous family friendly destination held amidst the fall foliage on a historic farm in Orange, MA. Wander among 100 exhibitors with amazing art, farm-fresh products, healing arts, and community organizations. Three stages delight with music, performance, and spoken word. Travel the globe with glorious garlic cuisine and chef demos. Free kids’ art-making tent and garlic games for all ages. Orange is the new green at the festival, with local living workshops, EVs on display, and only 2 bags of trash for 8,000 people!. Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Special: half-price general admission is only $5 for the weekend! Kids 12 and under free. Card to Culture: EBT, WIC, and ConnectorCare cardholders free (save time, buy tickets online starting 9/1). Visit www.garlicandarts.org for the full array of vendors, performance and workshops, parking and shuttle info, and to sign up to volunteer at this non-profit, fully volunteer-run event. No pets, service animals only. Follow us on facebook: @North Quabbin Garlic and Arts Festival and Instagram @nqgarlicandartsfestival