Monday, July 27, 2009
Festival organizers have announced 2009 attendance topped 108,519 for the 31st presentation of the annual Gilroy Garlic Festival. The giant crowd soaked in an array of garlic delicacies, sunshine and fun over the three day event, made possible by the 4,000 volunteers that make this world-class event happen each year.
“It’s a testament to our volunteers and the value we offer families,” said Kristin Carr, 2009 President. “We couldn’t be happier!"