Castroville Artichoke Festial
Celebrate California's Official Vegetable at the 54th annual Castroville Artichoke Festival, May 18th and 19th from 10 AM to 6 Pm each day. Artichokes star in dishes, fried, grilled, burritos, soup, pasta, cupcakes, candy and more. Watch Agro-Art or enter an artichoke eating contest, learn about cooking artichokes at demos and growing in field tours. Enjoy bands, a parade, vintage cars, or wine tasting and micro brews at the Packing Shed.
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