Garlic Festival to Bring Thousands to Cuba, N.Y.!



Cuba is located in Western New York and is usually known for its famous Cuba Cheese.  But this festival highlights the robust garlic harvest in the region.  On Septemnber 21-22 this small community in Allegany County will feature live music, parades, vendors of all kinds and a wide variety of family activities.  A highlight is always the crowning of the Garlic King and Queen!

And of course there will be plenty of GARLIC!


What: Cuba Garlic Festival

Where: Empire Farms, Cuba, NY (Allegany County)

When” September 21-22, 2013


About "Big Chuck"

Hi folks, this is "Big Chuck" here. I love Upstate New York! I have written several books about the region, do a lot of public speaking around the state, am an award-winning radio broadcaster (since 1989), write a bi-monthly newspaper column and give walking tours of Cooperstown, N.Y. Yes, I do keep busy! I hope we can share some Upstate stories on this blog! If you would like to take a look at my series of Upstate New York books visit
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