HOLLISTER, CA—Plan on a fun-filled olive date. Foodies, wine and beer enthusiasts, singles, couples and families will all get into the spirit of celebrating the local harvest, culinary delights, artisans and community at the fourth annual San Benito Olive Festival.
Local growers and creators will be welcoming culinary adventurers from up and down California. A special VIP tasting area will feature regional world-class wines and craft beers. Celebrity chefs will entertain guests as they perform cooking demonstrations. Award-winning olive oils, artisanal foods and gourmet chocolates will be available to sample and purchase. Festival goers will also have a chance to paint olive masterpieces, create olive wreaths, paint pumpkins, build scarecrows and make flower bouquets, along with enjoying live music and a wonderful variety of hand-crafted products.