Food Offerings

Knott's Boysenberry Festival Food Offerings

During the Boysenberry Festival, over 70 unique boysenberry inspired food, drinks and more are offered throughout Ghost Town, that are both sweet and savory including delectable ribs, meatballs, chicken wings, and more BBQ dishes flavored with Knott's very own Boysenberry BBQ Sauce. Other must try items include boysenberry pizza, boysenberry ravioli, boysenberry fry bread, and boysenberry cream soda.



Then there's the now legendary Fun Bun. Warm. Sweet. Gooey. Delicious. One-of-A-Kind. At the heart of every Fun Bun is a cinnamon roll, boysenberry, funnel cake and magic. Other must try Boysenberry Bites include chocolate covered Boysenberry cheesecake, Boysenberry ICEE Floats, Boysenberry Latte, and more charbroiled treats cooked on open-air barbeques throughout the streets of the festival.

Boysenberry Festival Tasting Card*

One of the best ways to experience the Boysenberry Festival is with a Boysenberry Bites Tasting Card. For only $25, the tasting card includes generous portions of six delectable treats:

  1. Boysenberry Pizza at Wagon Wheel Pizza
  2. Boysenberry Ravioli at Spurs Chophouse
  3. Boysenberry Buffalo Wings at the Gold Trails Hotel
  4. Boysenberry BBQ Meatballs at the Bank of Calico
  5. Boysenberry Fry Bread at the Gourmet Churro Factory
  6. Boysenberry Pana Cotta at the Ghost Town Bakery

The Boysenberry Festival Tasting Card can be purchased online or at the following locations at the park: The California Store, Little Spurs, General Store, Ghost Town Candy, Gold Trails Hotel, Spurs Chophouse, Pemmican Pickle, Calico Saloon, Ghost Town Bakery, Sutter's Grill, and Ghost Town Mix-it-up.

Wine and Craft Brew Garden*

As part of the festival, the Wine and Craft Brew Garden, located inside of Ghost Town’s Wilderness Dance Hall, offers 4 craft brews and over 50 different wines from 36 producers including boysenberry beer and boysenberry wine. The wine selections represent 27 renowned wine regions from 8 countries. The wine program was curated to offer a little of everything, from the latest trends in blends and small production wines, to adventurous selections from up & coming wine regions, as well as bold domestic & import classics for the more discerning wine aficionado. Just outside of the Dance Hall, towering sculpted topiaries provide shade during warm spring days and twinkle brighter than stars at night. A convenient tasting card is available for only $25, which includes 6 tastings paired with snacks.

Interactive Pie Making*

Step inside a Cordelia Knott's kitchen where you can find fresh Boysenberry pie available for sale.
Kids can also make their very own delightfully sweet boysenberry tarts complete with a crumble topping. Additional cost applies for pie making.

*Additional costs apply for all food. Not included with admission