Donald Quan performs at the Toronto Garlic Festival

Donald Quan is one of Canada’s most prolific film composers. He has won three SOCAN film music awards and was recently nominated for four Gemini awards . An accomplished performer and a graduate of the renowned Berklee College of Music in Boston, Quan has played world  instruments and keyboards for many artists including Canadian icons Loreena McKennitt and Lighthouse. Donald is founder and owner of Musideum – a world of musical intruments.

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Face Painting (all day)
Festival Screenings
Jewel 88.5 Music Stage: Live Piano Music (9:30am to 5:00pm)
Marni Wasserman will discuss how to adopt a successful plant-based diet at TGF 2016.
Speakers' Corner: "The OG: Gluten, Not Garlic" - Marni Wasserman (3:00 to 3:25pm)
World-renowned Chef Rosemary Lee will be speaking on how to cook with spices, especially garlic.
Speakers' Corner: "Cooking with Heat" - Chef Rosemary Lee (12:00 to 12:25pm)
Ryerson University's Urban Agriculture Coordinator Arlene Throness will speak on growing garlic in Ontario.
Speakers' Corner: "Good Garlic Grows in Ontario" - Arlene Throness (10:00 to10:25 am)
Brodie Dawson
Speakers' Corner: "Hot Sauce Tasting" - Chef Brodie Dawson (1:00 to 1:25pm)
University of Guelph's Professor Michael Dixon will speak on growing food in outer space.
Speakers' Corner: "Ontario Garlic is Outta This World" - Professor Michael Dixon (2:00 to 2:25pm)
Stand-up comedian Ben Miner gives a cooking demo of his Garlicky Potato Wedges at TGF 2016.
Speakers' Corner: Ben Miner's Garlicky Potato Wedges (11:00 to 11:45am)