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Tomato Festival AND Fiber Day AND Cooking with Chef Jen @ Independence Farmers Market
August 3, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Three Events on one day! The Tomato Festival features a People’s Choice tomato salsa contest, free tomato tasting, and new this year,a Tomato pie contest. Chef Jen will be cooking with tomatoes. And the Fiber Guild joins the Market as well for this fun filled day. This is the last Fiber Day of the season so be sure to come support these talented fiber artisans.
This is your chance to sample all the different varieties we sell at the Market for free. You can also enter the People’s Choice salsa contest and win the $100 first prize sponsored by United Country Real Estate, Collins & Associates. Bring a quart of salsa to the Market by 9:30 am, customers and visitors to the Market are invited to taste and vote for the winner to be announced at noon. While you are at it, you can also bring your tomato pie to the Market by 9:30.Judging begins at 10:30. And Abby will have free kids activities at the Kids Korner from 10-11.