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Jacksonville: 33rd Annual Tomato Fest

June 10, 2017 - 9:00am to 10:00pm

This will be the 33rd Annual Tomato Fest which will be Saturday, June 10th (2nd Saturday in June).

Here’s what we have planned this year and these are the tomato events – Tomato Eating Contest, Tomato Peeling Contest (peel tomato with your teeth), Salsa Contest, Best Home Grown Tomato Contest, Tomato Shoot (kiddos learn safety of shooting a BB Gun and shooting tomatoes), Top Tomato Poster Contest (children 1-3 grade draw their top tomato) and Farmer’s Market. The farmers sale thousands of tomatoes that day. We have over 200 vendors, Soccer/Tennis/Golf Tournaments, Got Talent Contest, Gospel Concert, Kids Zone, Antique Car Show, Motorcycle Show, Chili’s Street Dance (this is the only Chili’s that provides a Street dance) and fried green tomatoes!


  • Downtown Jacksonville
  • Commerce St.
  • Jacksonville, Texas
  • 75766



  • Free