Annual celebration of garlic

Aug-3-A-Garlic-Festival-SCYou can almost smell it from here. On Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 30 and 31, the aroma of herbs and garlic will fill the air at the popular Southern Vermont Garlic & Herb Festival in Bennington in the field in front of the shops at Camelot Village on Route 9. Considered one of the Top 10 Garlic Festivals in the World, this celebration includes at least 150 vendors, garlic farmers, foods, a beer tent, garlic products like pickles, chutney, salsa, pesto, ice cream, sauces, and more. The festivities include activities for the children and musical entertainment from 10am-5pm both days.
Admission is still only $5 for adults and $1 for those under 12. Service pets only are allowed on the property. Parking is free. For more information call the Bennington Area Chamber of Commerce at (802) 447-3311 or visit for more information.