Tomato Celebration

Linvilla Orchards' Tomato Celebration takes place in late August when the tomato crops are abundant.

Details

Aug 25
8am 7pm
Location
Entertainment Garden
Hosted By
Silly Joe
Rain Date
Aug 27, 2017

What to know

Today will be dedicated to the yummy and versatile Tomato.  This fruit, or vegetable if you so please, can be consumed raw in salads and salsas and stewed hot in soups and sauces. Whichever way tickles your fancy, come out and help us celebrate! Enjoy live music and see fun costumed characters.

Pick Your Own Tomatoes, Pears & other fresh fruits and vegetables begin at 8:00 am!

Entertainment

Costumed Characters

  • 10:30am - Tomato Dog
  • 1:30pm - Dr. Duck
  • 3:00pm - Vet Girl

Musical Performance: 12pm & 2pm

The Trinidad Steel Band will be performing. 

Tomato Talk & Tomato Tasting with Farmer Norm: 10am

Farmer Norm Schultz will discuss growing tomatoes at Linvilla Orchards and explain how and why we grow the many varieties found on the farm. A tomato tasting from heirlooms to plum tomatoes will be included; you can experience the flavors between varieties for yourself!

 

Roasty Toasty

What is a festival without the beloved Roasty Toasty?  He will be here from 11am to 4pm making those delicious ears of corn that we have grown to love!

Officer Offbeat

Officer Offbeat will be here from 12pm to 4pm strolling the area and making you laugh.