Admission is $5, free age 10 and under
It's back again! After a fantastic season, the Los Banos Tomato Festival has added its name to a list of California tomato events that the public can't get enough of! Did you know? Some of the nation's largest tomato processors are located in the Los Banos area. There's no better place to celebrated tomatoes!
Events subject to change:
Celebrity chef, a BBQ cooking contest, food-tasting contests, Salsa Contest, Pasta Sauce Contest and Bloody Mary Contest all make use of the beloved tomato at this annual event that celebrates one of the top crops in Los Banos region.
Celebrity Chef: Saturday & Sunday
Saturday: Truck Pulling contest
Tomato Alley: Vendors sell tasty foods
Tomato Patch: kids zone with pint-sized games & entertainment
Los Banos Tomato Festival has quickly become one of the region's greatest events, showcasing some of the area's leading food and beverage products. Celebrity chefs, cooking contests and all things tomato will be featured at this tasty two-day celebration of one of America's cooking staples.
Celebrity Chefs, Heritage Cooking demonstrations (showing the use of tomatoes in a variety of different ethnic cuisines), Tomato Alley, The Tomato Patch kids fun area, entertainment both days, art show, vendors, ag displays showing the importance of tomatoes to our area (95% of the worlds' processed tomatoes come from our area!) and much more!Sponsored by the Los Banos Chamber of Commerce