Azerbaijan is the only country where all the sorts of pomegranates are growing. Goychay is the center of pomegranate-growing inAzerbaijan. No wonder that the unique Pomegranate Festival has been held here since 2006. It usually takes place in late October - early November, during crop ripening. During these days, exhibitions and fairs take place, where you can get introduced to many different sorts of pomegranates, try pomegranate juice, jam, and other dishes made with this fruit. Moreover, agronomists and gardeners bring their biggest pomegranate fruit to the feast. As part of the festival, there are also various performances of actors and athletes and all kinds of competitions.