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Tickets Now On Sale For Artichoke Festival 2024: Comedy, Music, And More!

Sat, June 8, 2024 to Sun, June 9, 2024 (12:00 AM - 12:00 AM)

Monterey County Fairgrounds
2004 Fairground Road
Monterey, California 93940
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Cost: $10 - $80

CASTROVILLE, California (January 2024) —  The Monterey County Fairgrounds and Events Center is excited to announce the return of the Artichoke Festival on June 8th and 9th, 2024. This year's theme, "Where Fun Blossoms," promises a weekend full of diverse entertainment, culinary adventures, and unique experiences.


What's New This Year:

  • Tickets on Sale: Tickets for the festival are available for purchase at app.gopassage.com/events/2024-artichoke-festival/.
  • Friday Night Comedy: Begin your festival experience with "Thistle Be Funny," a night of laughter and joy featuring top comedians. Adult Comedy Show Passes are priced at $35.00 each.
  • Prince Tribute Band Performance: Prepare for an electrifying musical tribute that will captivate all attendees.

Festival Highlights:

  • Family Fun Zone, Culinary Bazaar, Treasure Trove: A perfect blend of family activities, gourmet food, and unique shopping experiences awaits.
  • Vineyard Oasis: Indulge in exquisite wines from around California.
  • Showtime Extravaganza: Enjoy a diverse lineup of performances across various genres.
  • Chef’s Showcase: Witness artichoke-themed culinary demonstrations by top chefs.

Ticket Information:

  • General Admission Adult (13+ years): Priced at $20.00 for one day (either Saturday, June 8 or Sunday, June 9).
  • General Admission Seniors (62+) and Military Personnel: Discounted tickets available at $15.00 for one day.
  • General Admission Child (6-12 years): Children's tickets are priced at $10.00 for one day.
  • Wine Tasting (21 and over): Priced separately and available for either Saturday or Sunday.

Special Ticket Packages:

  • Family Pack: Includes admission for two adults and two children, priced at $50.00 (Save $10).
  • It’s A Date: Includes two adult general admissions and two wine tasting passes, priced at $80.00 (Save $10).

Join Us: Don't miss out on this year's Artichoke Festival at the Monterey County Fairgrounds and Events Center. Book your tickets now and prepare for a festival where fun truly blossoms!  


Tickets can be purchased at www.artichokefestival.org.


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