Tomato Festival Begins This Weekend

Celebrate the bounty of local tomatoes at this year’s Vancouver Farmers’ Market’s Tomato Festival. Rediscover the tomato and learn about varieties you never knew existed like the Green Pineapple (which has an excellent tropical fruit flavour with a hint of pineapple, believe it or not).

Festivals begin this weekend!

Saturday, August 22nd
9:00 – 2:00 pm
Trout Lake Market

Wednesday, August 26th
Main Street Market

Saturday, August 29th
9:00 – 2:00 pm
West End Market

Sunday, August 30th
10:00 – 2:00 pm
Kitsilano Market

Enjoy Tomato Festival activities, including:

  • A beautiful display of the many tomato varieties grown by our farmers
  • Free (and delicious) Tomato Recipes
  • Tomato Tastings
  • Kids crafts with a tomato theme
  • Face painting for your little tomato
  • Guest Chef Neil Taylor from Cibo Trattoria at the Trout Lake and West End Festivals

Do you plan to go? Leave a comment.