Every February, thousands of people get together to eat, drink and have fun at John Prince Park in Lake Worth, Florida. Nearly 30,000 attendees come to the beautiful area of Lake Worth Beach to enjoy excellent gourmet food and national music acts! South Florida Garlic Fest is often called “The Best Stinkin’ Party in South Florida”. The festival was featured on The Cooking Channel and other networks.
The festival's Gourmet Alley food area boasts over 100 garlic laced foods. Foodies can indulge in garlic crab cakes, shrimp scampi, garlic bruschetta, garlic pizza, Argentine garlic BBQ with garlic black beans and rice, garlic Portobello sandwiches, and even the garlic ice cream. There are also full liquor bars, art and craft fair, and a big children’s amusement area featuring carnival rides.
In addition to delicious foods, Garlic Fest has live music on several stages. Its previous lineups included stars like Buddy Guy, Michael Franti, Stephen Marley, Dispatch, Rebelution, Steel Pulse, Dark Star Orchestra, The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Collective Soul, Sister Hazel, Trombone Shorty, and others.