This year’s Gilroy Garlic Festival has been postponed to 2021, festival organizers announced Friday afternoon.
In a statement, festival organizers said the COVID-19 pandemic has forced the cancelation of the 2020 event.
“Given the unprecedented national emergency we face and its unknown trajectory, we must put the health and well-being of our community first,” the statement read. “Sadly, this means we are unable to host the festival this year.”
The festival has been postponed to July 23-25, 2021.
“The Gilroy Garlic Festival Association looks forward to welcoming you in 2021 for the best festival ever,” organizers stated.
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