Tri Cycle Farms' 8th Annual Pesto Fest & Pesto Contest

September 7, 2019 @ 4:00PM — 10:00PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Our biggest FUNdraiser of the year!

Tri Cycle Farms' 8th Annual Pesto Fest & Pesto Contest image

If you did not already buy tickets online, you can buy your tickets at the gate for $35!!

There are currently no tickets available for this event, but you can still make a donation.


Pesto Fest will be held on Saturday, September 7th from 4-10 p.m.The gardens have never looked better and we're excited to celebrate our community and partnerships!

Regular Admission for adults is $30 per person, $35 at the gate. Children under 12 are FREE! All proceeds will benefit Tri Cycle Farms' programming.

Pesto Fest will showcase music, food, fun and the amazing Annual Pesto Contest!!!

The Pesto Contest is the highlight of Pesto Fest! Make a delicious pesto? Enter your best recipe in the contest for a chance to win some fabulous prizes and pesto-making notoriety!

Local celebrity chefs will judge the Pesto Contest in the categories of "Best Pesto" and "Most Creative". Everyone in attendance will have the opportunity to taste each pesto and cast their vote for the ever-popular "People's Choice" award!

Click for Pesto Contest details and pre-registration.

We have four acts on the main stage this year, with two bands as co-headliners! First up will be Tater, Mater & Squarsh, followed by our first headlining act, Opal Agafia. Our second headlining band is Jamie Lou and the Hullabaloo, playing third and last but certainly not least, the stage will be graced by Ashtyn Barbaree and the Barbarians! Come dance and enjoy the tunes!

Other entertainment will be provided by the Greedy Goats of NWA and Island Pacific Dancers of NWA!

Chef James Cohea will be concocting delicious dishes for your culinary delight, and craft beer from local breweries will be available for purchase! Complimentary mint teas grown and brewed at Tri Cycle will also be available!

As always children are welcome! Kid's Activities (to be announced) will be provided!

Event Location & Parking:
Tri Cycle Farms is located at 1705 N. Garland Ave in Fayetteville, AR
Please park in the SE Corner of the Washington County Fairgrounds. There will be signs showing you the way and volunteers will be on hand to assist and direct to shuttle access.

For more information, to Volunteer or to Sponsor the Pesto Fest please contact: