Dozens of local restaurants and food-service establishments will be selling garlic-related foods along with other non-garlic treats throughout the two-day event.
Meanwhile, merchants, artisans, authors, and artists will line the pathways of the village displaying their foods, crafts, gifts, and talents, along with more than 50 vendors. Olde Mistick Village merchants will also offer garlic-related activities or products at their stores.
Visitors can expect to enjoy plenty of live music and children’s activities, including a live birds of prey program, a martial arts demonstration and a reptile show.
The festival takes place Saturday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Olde Mistick Village, 27 Coogan Boulevard. Admission and parking are free. Visit oldemistickvillage.com for more information.