IT’S TIME FOR TOMATOES!
Maryland’s tomatoes will soon be in season, and it’s the perfect time to celebrate all things tomato – from zesty sauce and heirloom varieties to inspired chef creations. To fete this flavorful fruit, North Bethesda Market will host its first Tomato Festival outdoors on Saturday, September 10, from 12 noon to 5 p.m. Cooking competitions, tomato-themed promotions and displays, live music, and even a spaghetti eating contest combine to make a festive recipe for family-friendly fun on a late summer day. The event is free and open to the public. More information available by calling 888-632-6176 or by visiting http://www.nobetomatofestival.com.
Saturday, September 10, 2016, 12 noon to 5 p.m.
Rain or shine!
North Bethesda Market – 20 Paseo Drive, North Bethesda, MD 20852
• Live music by top regional bands including Memphis 59
• Tomato-themed Competitions – Chef Cooking Competition, Sauce Tastings, and People’s Choice Award for Best Tomato Sauce, Spaghetti Eating Contest, Tomato Displays, and more!
• FREE kid-friendly tomato activities
• Tomato-themed food specials and drinks such as Bloody Mary and Specialty Vodka available for purchase