New Jersey Tomato Festivals in 2022: Where, When and More to Find a Tomato Festival Near You!
Looking for a Tomato festival in December 2022? There is no other listing as
complete and current as this list, just updated! Tomato festivals are held through the United States,
Canada, Britain, and
Australia and much of the world. All the Tomato
festivals we can find are listed on this page!
If you love tomatoes, look for a festival near you below! And I'm
looking for more Tomato festivals! Please write me, if
you know of any to add! I update the dates as soon as the festivals
publish their information, but you can always click on the links (usually
the name of the festival) to see the current information on the festival's
Especially this year, due to Coronavirus, be sure to click on the
links (the blue, underlined name of the each festival) to confirm this
year's dates on the website for each festival. If they don't have a
website, call the phone number provided, but ALWAYS CONFIRM THIS YEAR'S
DATES AND TIMES BY EITHER VIEWING THEIR WEBSITE OR CALLING.
Click here for the form to add a festival and have detailed information; or click
here if you have general information and are not connected with the event!
New Jersey 2022Tomato Festivals Festivals - Where, When and More Details!
Tomatoes are a warm and hot weather crop, and typically are
locally harvested from, July to October. There are two general types of
Tomato festivals 1) community festivals, usually organized by a church, school, local Chamber of commerce or a town and 2).
Tomato festival held at and by a farm. New Jersey, the Garden State, is still a major grower of tomatoes. For many decades Campbell Soup made
their canned tomato soup in their factory in Camden. See this
article: How Campbell Soup Turned New Jersey Into a Tomato-Growing State. The canned food company's tomato breeding program was responsible for
developing several important varieties
They are different in what they offer, so they are grouped separately.
(of course not all states and areas have both. And following the
festival listings are links to our easy to follow directions about
making Tomato jam, freezing Tomatoes, Tomato pies and
Community Tomato Festivals
- Flemington Corn, Tomato and Beer Festival - Saturday, August 04, 2018 - 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Flemington, NJ. the Corn, Tomato and Beer Festival is back, and
moving to Stangl Road. The festival will be Saturday, August 4th
(rain date August 5th) from 12 noon to 8pm. Great food, live
music, fun and games for the whole family... and of course, New
Jersey's finest corn and tomatos! Admission is Free. Foods with
New Jersey corn and tomatoes. It's a fundraiser for the
Flemington Fire Department.Flemington, NJ.
Click here for their Facebook page.
- Snyder Farm Open House and Great Tomato Tasting - Typically in August,
Please RSVP for planning purposes. For
further questions, contact us at 908-730-9419. Rutgers
University, the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station and
Cooperative Extension proudly present the annual Snyder Farm Open
use and Great Tomato Tasting. This event is made possible with
the assistance of the Rutgers NJAES Cooperative Extension Master
Gardener volunteers. While features change yearly, you can always
take part in the very popular tasting of more than 60 heirloom
and hybrid tomato varieties. Past events have included:
demonstrations featuring preparation of several tomato recipes.
guided educational wagon tours of the farm's research plots.
tastings of apples, basil, peaches, and honey.
advice offered by the Hunterdon County Board of Health Staff on
stink bugs, mosquitoes and black flies-pesky insects near and
dear to local residents.
gardening demonstrations for those
interested in small, productive gardens.
West Cape May Tomato Festival - Late August
or early September ,
Wilbraham Park, West Cape May, NJ. Phone: 609-884-9325.
Alternate phone: 609-884-8382. The Tomato Festival celebrates
everyone's favorite fruit of summer and there are plenty of them
on hand to sample- from tomato pies to empanadas. Don't forget
your souvenir t-shirt! Contact Organizer Diane Flanegan.
West Cape May Tomato Festival
Rain date is Sunday,
More Info: Contact Lauren Vitelli at 609-884-1005, Extension 3 (ADDED: March 02, 2015, JBS)
Farm Tomato Festivals
In addition to community and church festivals, some private farms have their own
tomato festivals in June.
See each farm for this year's dates (they often do not announce them
until the end of May). They usually have PYO Tomatoes then, too.
Also, scroll down to see the links to recipes, freezing, canning and jam making
directions at the bottom of the page.
- We will be adding these as we find them; Please write me,
if you know of any to add!
Related Tomato Information: Freezing, making Jam, Canning, Pies, Recipes and More
Also, see our pages on easy illustrated Tomato
Canning tomatoes (in water bath canners)
Canning Tomatoes in Pressure canners
For other fruit and vegetable festivals, see this page!