2017 Laurel Highlands Garlic Festival

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Friday – August 18th  SPECIAL GARLIC GALA Private Event advance purchase ticket required

 A Farm to Table Buffet Dinner Show Under the Big Tent

  • Cocktails 5:30
  • Dinner  6:30
  • Entertainment 7:15
  • Some Garlic Festival Vendors will be ready to sell from 4:00 – 6:30

The Garlic Gala is a fund raising benefit for the Johnstown Symphony Orchestra.

Tickets are $45 and are available through the symphony office At 814-535-6738.


The Dinner Show entertainment will transcend you back to 1960’s Las Vegas with the Rat Pack.  Two tribute singers, Charles Stayduhar as Mr. S, Frank Sinatra and Bob Morelli, Dean Martin, will perform those memorable classics that remain popular today with a new generation.

  Mr. S

Appetizers will include:

Garlic Artichoke Cheese Dip/Nachos, Crudites/dipping sauce and the Faranda Farm Famous Garlic Pretzels.

Cocktails will be available by the following all evening:

J & L Wine Cellars

White Horse Brewery

Tall Pines Distillery

Our Dinner Menu catered by Flair of Country will feature:

Sliced Whiskey Marinated Pork Tenderloin

Garlic Lime Grilled Chicken

White Wine Green Beans

Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Berry salad, with Fresh Strawberries & Blueberries & Poppy seed Dressing

Dessert is the famous Faranda Farm Gobs, Pumpkin or Chocolate.

Saturday & Sunday – August 19th & August 20th GARLIC FESTIVAL Open to Public –

Adult  $5, Children Under 12 $3, and Children 2 and under – Free

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM each day


Green Grower Grown Produce

Tastefully Simple

The Enchanted Olive

White Horse Brewing

B & L Wine Cellars

Tall Pines Distillery

Plant-it Earth Greenhouse

Farma’s Garlic Farm

Whitehorse Stoneware Pottery

RADA Cutlery

O’Neil’s Whitehorse Mountain Apiaries

Mrs. Oates’ Candles & Tarts

Bed Bath & Beyond

Bloom’s Family Farm

Philip Farm Backyard Goods

Quiet Creek Herb Farm & School of Country Living

T C Printwear

Garlic Foods

Entertainment daily will be by Walt & Jackie, performing Neil Diamond, and all the favorites of the 70’s and original music.

Walt and Jackie

Garlic Growers Seminar, “Everything you wanted to know about Garlic, but were afraid to ask!” daily will be presented by Ron McIntosh, The Green Grower Grown.

Saturday – Jeremy Shearer – The Press Bistro
Johnstown, PA

Sunday -Reece Deist – Culinary Art Instructor – Admiral Peary
Area Vo-Tech Culinary Programs

Guest Chefs:
  Faranda Farms located in Laurel Highlands, PA Chef  Faranda Farms located in Laurel Highlands, PA Chef  Faranda Farms located in Laurel Highlands, PA Garlic Festival chef  The press Bistro Logo


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Company Information

Faranda Farm
1171 Penn Avenue
Hollsopple, PA 15935