9th Annual Garlic Harvest Festival
- 7 am - 12 pm
- AFSC@Sostenga Farm
Join us for great music, food, games, prizes, and more!
1027 N. Railroad Ave, Española, NM 87532
Free and open to the public. Breakfast will be served.
Event info and updates can be found at https://sostenga.wordpress.com
Cash prizes for Top Garlic Picking Teams!
For more information or to register a team, call (505) 747-2256 or 747-2100
Hosted by Northern New Mexico College – Sostenga Farm and the American Friends Service Committee
Emcee – Roberto Mondragon
David García and Jeremiah Martinez
Roberto Mondragon Trio
The Imperial Rooster
Sign up for a Garlic Picking Team!
1st Prize - $300
2nd Prize - $200
3rd Prize - $100
Breakfast is Blue Corn Pancakes and Bacon. The blue corn is harvested from the AFSC@Sostenga Farm.
In addition to the garlic picking contest, live music, and breakfast, there will be garlic braiding workshops, remedio workshops for adults and children, and children’s field games with prizes.
Awards Ceremony: The Rey and Reina de Ajo (King and Queen Garlic) will be awarded at 11:45. This honor is bestowed on a man and woman who are advocates for traditional, small scale farming in northern New Mexico. The winners of the Garlic Picking Teams will also be announced at this time.