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Come relish in Granary Road's FIRST EVER Pickle Palooza! Not only will you find delicious pickles across the vendors, enjoy savoury and sweet pickles... you will actually need to FIND our hidden pickle around the market! It will be hidden for an unsuspecting guest to find and win a prize.

Do you think you have what it takes to enter our pickle challenges? We will be hosting a pickle eating and brine chugging contest. Register for FREE for a chance to become our Pickle Palooza Champion!

 

 Make sure to visit Granary Road on July 30th and 31st

to be a part of the fun!

Farmer's Market - Free - 10:00am to 5:30pm

Active Learning Park - Admission Rates - 9:00am to 5:00pm

Pickle Palooza Timeline

Time

10:30 am
11:30 am
12:00 pm
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
4:00 pm

Event

Aquaponics Tours
Caesar Session
Pickle Eating Contest
Brine Chugging Challenge
Pickling Class
Caesar Session

Location

Aquaponics Centre
Burwood Distillery Booth
The Patio
The Patio
The Upstairs Loft
Burwood Distillery Booth

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Brine Chug Challenge

THIS IS A BIG DILL at Granary Road. Join us for our first Annual Pickle Palooza! Get in the spirit by registering for our FREE Pickle Brine Chugging Contest both Saturday July 30th and Sunday July 31st at 1:00pm. Eating competitions are inherently dangerous activities, and all participants expressly and voluntarily assume the risk of any and all injury and damage that may result from the participation in eating competitions. Selection of participation in the event and the risks of loss, damage or injury shall at all times remain with and be borne by each participant. Participants will be required to execute a Waiver of Liability, Release, Assumption of Risk and Indemnity Agreement before participation.

Pickle Eating Contest

Come try your skill at our Pickle Eating Contest both Saturday July 30th and Sunday July 31st at 12:00 pm. How many pickles can you eat in 1min? I guess we will find out! Come join the fun and a little friendly competition to win some great prizing! Eating competitions are inherently dangerous activities, and all participants expressly and voluntarily assume the risk of any and all injury and damage that may result from the participation in eating competitions. Selection of participation in the event and the risks of loss, damage or injury shall at all times remain with and be borne by each participant. Participants will be required to execute a Waiver of Liability, Release, Assumption of Risk and Indemnity Agreement before participation.

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Pickling Class

Are you afraid of the time commitment that preserves need? Have you always wanted to learn but just haven’t taken the time to search through millions of recipes and how to’s on google? While traditional canning for pickled foods requires sterilized jars and steam pots, here we offer a simpler refrigerator method that doesn't use any special equipment, is cost effective, time sensitive because we know that life gets busy. Come join us for Pickle Paloozas Cold Pickling class on July 30th and 31st at 2:00pm. Each guest gets to make their own jar of pickles to take home and learn how cold pickling is done! This is a family favorite for many, whether you are an expert or brand new to the pickling world, this class will be sure to entertain and educate. Each participant requires a ticket. Each ticket is valid for one person.

Dill-icious Pickle Food Features

Make sure you come with an appetite so you can try all of our vendor's

pickle-inspired foods and items!

Make sure you stop by Burwood Distillery's booth to learn about how to get pickled by a Ceasar! Sessions run at 11:30am and 4:00pm each day.

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Grandma's Crocheted Pickles
donations to Kids Cancer Care

Granary Road is collecting donations for Kids Cancer Care by selling handmade pickles during the Pickle Palooza weekend!

They are available to purchase by donation in the Gift Shop!

Just looking to donate? Donate online here

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Hidden Pickle

Oh what a pickle! We seem to have lost our tiny pickle ornament somewhere in the market!! If you find it, snap a picture of it and send it to @granaryroad on social media or email it to events@granaryroad.com for a chance to win the grand prize!